Rod Love

Level 2 Coach | Level 3 First Aid

Rod Love


Rod has coached junior rugby for 11 years. He currently coaches the U16 boys team at Wells RFC.

7 years ago Rod and Estelle helped establish a local girls rugby team so their daughter (Izzy) could play rugby. 7 years on it has enabled over 200 local girls to experience and enjoy rugby.

In 2017 he won SASP (Somerset Activity and Sports Partnership) Children’s Coach of the Year. Notable qualifications include UKCC Level 2 Rugby Coach, Level 3 in Emergency First Aid, Level 1 Referee.


Premiership Rugby - Level 2 Safeguarding and Risk Assessment
Play it Safe
DBS Cleared
Enhanced Cert
First Aid
Level 3 Emergency First Aid
Concussion Module - Coach
Coaching qualifications
UKCC Level 2 Rugby Coach
Premiership Rugby - Working in Community Sport Level 3
Level 1 Referee
CPD CARDS (Creativity, Awareness, Resilience, Decision making, Self organisation)
CPD Coaching Continuity in the 15-a-side game
CPD Coaching Defence in Phase Play in the 15-a-side game
CPD Coaching Kicking in the 15-a-side game
CPD Coaching Maul and Ruck in the 15-a-side game
CPD Coaching the Line-out in the 15-a-side game
CPD Kids First Coaching Through Games
CPD Scrum Factory
Old Mutual Wealth Kids First Refereeing Children
Rugby Ready