Rugby Innovation UK 2017 Speakers

Don Barrell

Academy Director, Saracens RFC

I am the Academy Director at Saracens RFC. I run the academy setup together with one of the best teams in rugby. I am responsible for players from the ages of 13-23. The academy assists Herts, Essex and Kent in improving their structures and coaching setups. I am in charge of the financial planning and budgeting for the programme and ensuring that we have continual improvement.