Why Choose Us?

  • Gain a whole range of skills and Experiences through real life coaching with our unique opportunities.
  • We provide a fantastic Learning opportunity for sport students, with a Rugby background.
  • Develop  through termly reviews, monitoring your progress, highlighting improvements and tailoring goals.
  • Our education programme is overseen by the highly regarded, elite sporting learning provider Loughborough College.
  • Represent and Play Rugby on behalf of Huddersfield Giants in the College League.
  • Train alongside your academic studies with Huddersfield Giants Academy players, following the Giants philosophy.
  • Close learning environment
  • Learners complete add-on qualification such as Sports Leaders Level 2 Award and first aid.
  • Work experience opportunities with our Community Coaching department.
  • Partnership with Huddersfield Giants, which allows learners to receive a season ticket.
  • Achieve a platform to progress into higher education or sport employment


Matty English

Matty attended the Education Academy whilst a Giants Academy player. He received a first team contract and completed Sport Science degree alongside his Giants commitments.
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Ben Wilstrop

Development Academy player who was an established member of the Development Squad. Now completing Sport and Exercise therapy at Leeds Beckett.
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Logan Simpson

Giants Academy player who completed his BTEC Sport qualification alongside his training requirements. He has progressed on to complete a Sport Business Management degree at Leeds Beckett.
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Maddy Payne

Alongside her BTEC Sport qualification Maddy supported the Community Coaching Department delivering PE sessions at Crossley Fields Junior & Infant School and Pentland Infant and Nursery School.

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