Final season ended very abruptly nevertheless from a private standpoint was not all unhealthy information because it gave me a while to recuperate from an ankle harm sustained in our final house sport towards Newport.
I started the lockdown working from house after which in hubs, as faculties began to return earlier than the six weeks vacation.
I used to be additionally working arduous on my health, conserving in fixed contact with the medical group at Ponty and due to their incredible work, managed to make a full return to health.
I’ve spent lots of time exploring our native communities – it goes with out saying that the Valleys have a few of the finest surroundings in Wales. This alongside the group spirit which has come to the fore particularly throughout the first lockdown, could be very particular. This spirit is one thing I’ve all the time related to Pontypridd RFC. It was typified in final season’s win over Cardiff at Sardis Street which was particular to me and a sport that I can’t neglect in a rush.
Issues have actually bought so much busier for me over the previous few weeks, beginning my PGCE Secondary in Bodily Schooling at Cardiff Metropolitan College on the finish of September. Cardiff Met has supplied a secure atmosphere for studying, consisting of on-line studying, in particular person educating and scientific follow up to now. I’m trying ahead to the remainder of the educational 12 months.
I’m not positive when rugby will return, nevertheless I’m positive that the devoted teaching set-up now we have at Pontypridd have been working tirelessly throughout this era, alongside our analysts, to make sure that now we have the very best likelihood of success once we return to play. As gamers we relish enjoying at Sardis Street, there’s a enormous quantity of satisfaction and duty that comes with this.
Final season our inconsistencies on the street have been evident and one thing we should enhance upon transferring ahead. We’re an sincere group of gamers and coaches. The present squad has a superb stability of youth and expertise with loads of tempo in our backline. We wish to play a fast and enticing fashion of rugby nevertheless our principal goal is to offer every thing, win video games and convey trophies again to Sardis Street.
Lastly, the well being and well-being of all concerned with Pontypridd, our households, associates and group is paramount. Hopefully within the close to future we can return safely to Sardis Street.