Steve was appointed as a full time employee in July 2014, following an extremely successful year on the intern scheme. In his role as Development Academy Analyst, Steve has worked with a wide variety of teams and support staff, building strong relationships with the RFU Performance Pathway Coaches. He also supported the Senior Men’s team during competition phases.
Steve is currently involved with a number of projects including:
- Defensive and attacking decision-making
- Competition demands
- Supporting a project exploring the world’s best players
- Leading on a study assessing reliability of data.
This variety of work has given Steve an excellent breadth of knowledge and understanding of game demands at all levels of competition.