Premiership Coaches Hold Clinics As Aviva Comes To Philly

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Representatives from Premiership Rugby held rugby clinics in New Jersey, Washington DC, and the Philadelphia area this weekend in advance of next Saturday's game between the Saracens and Newcastle Falcons at Talen Energy Stadium in Chester, PA.

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Coaching clinics for middle school and high school students were held with coaches from both the Falcons' ;and Saracens' academies.

The clinics were designed to help coaches and players develop situational strategies to enhance their game.

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Meanwhile, the teams were in action back in the UK. Saracens were pipped by Bath late in a 31-21 loss on Saturday.

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Newcastle defeated Sale 13-12 in game that Falcons head coach Dean Richards said his team "stole" to improve to 2-0.

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