This will have its own challenges if we are put into some
form of lockdown as many players live in units within the city.
The opportunity to get outside and train may become very
The lack of weights and gym equipment will no doubt be an
issue and one I’m sure our performance department will be looking at now thoroughly.
I will continue to update you all on our circumstances going
forward, but if you have any questions please send them through.
The issues relating to SuperCoach will be interesting, but I can see that if the season is shortened, which in every likelihood it will be, I can see some of the star players looking to try and play bigger minutes.
This will be due to the fact we will be managing bodies over
say 15 weeks instead of 30, and every game played will have higher importance.
Players who have suffered long term injuries are likely to be back. Someone like Kieran Foran is likely to play more of the season than first expected, so teams will likely be as close to full strength as possible.
I will be able to give you more of my thoughts once more is
known, but there will definitely be some implications on the normal SuperCoach
strategies, so be sure to stay in touch with us so we can help you out.
Rugby league community or not, we are all in this together,
so let’s stay positive for when we come out the other side and a sense or normality