Fans’ Forum (Part Two) – Max Hartman and Rowland Winter….three coach Cov

Following on from yesterday’s post… Plenty of encouraging news from yesterday’s Fans’ Forum… …after Hannah’s presentation we heard from Max Hartman who gave an overview of the strength and conditioning programme. Max Hartman Max began by explaining that data was available that showed the levels of power, strength and speed expected of players in the…

Training update #12…Cov Development game postponed…Loughborough Students

The news that the Development Academy’s game against Chinnor has had to be postponed came as a big disappointment to the supporters who turned up to watch the training session yesterday evening. And it was an even bigger disappointment to Coventry’s Director of Rugby, Rowland Winter. Coventry has agreed to rearrange it, tentatively, for 18th…

Confused of Coventry…and Moseley’s pre-season finale

  I’m confused. and it’s all of my own making. Happily so, if that doesn’t seem too much of a paradox, but confused nonetheless. This is probably very much one of those ‘me’ things again. And in explaining my confusion, the risk of exasperating others at my apparent inability to understand the blindingly obvious is…

Training ground #8 update and Eoghan Grace

The mood over at Summerhill Lane was upbeat at training yesterday, understandably so  given the convincing wins on Saturday against opposition that was expected to push both Cov teams a little harder than perhaps was the case on the day. The feeling was when arranging the fixtures that having just missed out on promotion from…

Chairman of the Board – You Got Me Dangling On A String

Yes, I’m wrapped in a Dream of needing you so The feeling is strong And I can’t let go You’ve got me dangling on a string Please don’t let me drop My life would surely stop Chairman of the Board – (You’ve Got Me) Dangling On A String   So Luke Narraway it is then……

The Promised Land…

The boys are learning, and we are so pleased with the performance and professionalism of the team. This is the biggest away league win for the club and it speaks volumes for the boys Nick Walshe’s comment following Cov’s impressive win again Old Albanian on Saturday is one that will be echoed by most supporters….

It’s County County time as Cov unveils its latest recruits…

24th February, 2017. England Counties v Scotland Club XV at Billesley Common. A really impressive performance from England, outplaying Scotland in almost every department and winning 45-28. 4 Coventry representatives on the day in that England Counties squad…Andy Brown, James Litchfield, Pete White and James Stokes. Team photo ahead of our match against Scotland Club. #WearTheRose pic.twitter.com/Emzs5kpaid —…

Coventry v Rosslyn Park – pick a game, any game…

Were I asked to pick any of the games this season to represent the difference in the Coventry of this season to that of last, then this is the one I would choose. There have been games in which we have scored more tries, been more dominant or which have provided more entertainment in the final…

Deacon Blue (and White)…This Train Will Take You Anywhere

This is bigger than anything That’ll ever go past you It drowns out what you say And it blows the dust away And it makes it’s own way We can’t stop it This train will take you anywhere This train will take you anywhere You want to go Deacon Blue – This Train Will Take…