Euro success for Rhinos 4
Leeds Rhinos players and staff enjoyed a major success in Medway Kent last week not only winning the European Championship with a golden point try over France, 4 days earlier winning in convincing style by a 30 point margin to bring home the Kielty/Fassolette Trophy.
James Simpson Rhinos Capitan , Jodie Boyd-Ward, Sebastien Bachara and Young gun Tom Halliwell played a key roles in all of England's games, with the youngster Tom Halliwell top scorer for England with a massive 88 points in his début tournament.
The Success was made better with Rhinos head Coach Martyn Gill joining forces with Medway Dragons Head Coach Marl Roulsedge the joint Head coach position was a great strategy has both coaches delivered different style and complimented each other. England Team Manager, also Rhinos Chairman was on course to complete his 3rd year with England and along with his back room staff players and coach's has bagged 3 major trophies in the last 15 months.
The future looks bright for Rhinos and England but head are now looking towards 2016 which sees Rhinos looking to strengthen the squad with the chance of a second team player some Development games next season, and Rhinos are looking to try and tap into the success with over seas players with an over seas pre season tour.
Rhinos begin Pre Season training on 7th Jan 2016 at Morley Leisure Centre 8pm - 10pm.