Objectives • Identify ways in which club campaign teams can enlist the support of the whole club. • Identify ways of how clubs could improve internal communication. • Identify possible actions for the CB.
34.3% More information of how to get involved 14.0% Better facilities 12.0% More flexible commitment to training 10.5% Introducing turn up and play sessions 9.1% Alternative to full contact rugby 8.7% Additional, less competitive league structure 6.2% Midweek games 5.2% Other What is the biggest change that would get more people playing in the future?
Who should be in the Clubs Campaign Team? • Current Players. (not just 1st XV) • Young Players. • Students. • Parents of Mini/Junior member. • Volunteer Co-ordinator • Exec. Member??!!!
Ideas • 1st XV v 2nd XV Buddy Game • Young People recruit Young People • Mums & Dads Non Contact (Registration Day) • Corporate Events • Pub Trawl • Pub 7s • CSP – Multi Sport Events • Off-season notice to all club members
In Groups Discuss…. • How do we go about enlisting help of the whole club? • What will you do to ensure that the club plans to get out and recruit players? • How can we help clubs spread the message of the campaign across the whole club? • What help/support do you need to deliver?
Communication (Data Capture) • Text messages • Emails • Websites (Must be relevant and kept up to date) • Noticeboards – Why? (Must be relevant and kept up to date)