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South London Storm are proud to officially announce the launch of their fifth Junior club the Wandsworth Whirlwinds.
Storm Community Rugby League coach for Wandsworth Lee McCarthy has been delivering curriculum and after schools coaching in the borough since september. this has been centred around southfields college plus elliot and graveney schools.
The feedback from schools and children has been so positive that it was felt that a local club was needed to cater for the interest created.
The whirlwinds will start life competing in the London Junior merit League at under 14 level. Other age groups will be added as development work continus
The club will be supported by South London Storm through the appointment of Lee McCarthy as head of coaching and General manager Giovanni Cinque as admin secretary.
Three young UkCC qualified coaches, Maurice Harley-Preller, Liam Bayly and Steve Devonshire will be in charge of putting the new squad through it's paces.
Wandsworth whirlwinds season starts mid February and home games will be played at Roehampton Vale, the training base for Quins RL.
Dates and times for training will be released shortly. for further information contact Giovanni Cinque at [email protected]