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Redefining Masculinity in Rugby Cultures

Masculinity plays a huge role in how male coaches communicate and behave and how young men and boys express themselves in sporting environments. Sports teacher & rugby coach, David Sharkey shares a blog about his own ambitions to redefine masculinity in rugby and some of the personal motivations behind his reason for wanting to shift the paradigm.


“You have my whole heart. You always did.” - Cormac McCarthy, The Road.

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