It is a huge moment in their lives but for many players, the day they take off their boots after the final game of their career often goes unheralded and unmarked. Having spent most of their adult lives as a professional Rugby League player, retirement in their early-30s seems a strange concept and one that […]Read More
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Rugby League Cares has enlisted the help of an expert in the field of sport rehabilitation and sport therapy to advise current and recently retired players about career opportunities in this specialists field. Dr Katie Walker-Small, the Programme Leader for Sport Rehabilitation at the University of Cumbria, will discuss routes into sport rehab, training requirements, […]Read More
The playing career of a professional Rugby League player can be all too short. The physical demands of one of the world’s toughest team sports can exact a heavy toll on young bodies and many players are denied the certainty of playing into their thirties. The risk of career-ending injury is one of the reasons […]Read More