HullRUFC are looking to rejuvenate themselves both on and off the pitch under New Chairman David Piercy. Son Alex is a regular 1st XV player and Hull have appointed have appointed Geoff Wappett as co-director of rugby for next season, (Wappett previously coached at Rotherham RUFC and Director of Rugby at Macclesfield) alongside current director of rugby Chris Murphy. There is talk of DR players in the run up to the season from Rotherham so could be dark horses this year.
Wappett will also be renewing his links with a name more familiar in Coventry, Mike Umaga his former coaching partner at Rotherham.
Umaga is now director of rugby at Bishop Burton College who have a partnership with Hull RUFC.
Directions From Broadstreet
Directions to Hull RFC
Hull Rugby Football Club
Road names / numbers
M1 'The North' to Jct 32, then
M18 'Hull' heading north east to Jct 7, then
M62 'Hull' heading east. At Jct 38 the road becomes
A63 'Hull'. Continue on the A63 heading east onto Hull. The A15, Humber Bridge crosses overhead. One mile after the turnoff for the A1166 and as the A63 (Clive Sullivan Way) starts to turn sharply to the left, take the slip road signposted ' Infirmary / Wm. Wright / Albert Docks / Fish Docks'. The slip road becomes
Madeley Street heading north. Bear right and after 300 yards, at roundabout, go straight ahead into
Rawling Way 'Infirmary' heading north. Continue heading north on this road for one mile (after the A1105 crossroad it becomes Argyle Street [Infirmary on your right, its car park on your left and 20mph limit], then Derringham Street). At T junction turn left into
Springbank Avenue heading north west. After 100 yards bear left into
Spring Bank West
Spring Bank West, with trees continually on your right, heading west. After ½ mile, take the first right at the lights into
Chanterlands Avenue heading north. After nearly ¾ mile, at a roundabout, bear right into (a continuation of) Chanterlands Avenue. The ground is on the left after 400 yards (just before the junction with Allderidge Avenue).