Director Of Rugby
Stuart is the lead coach for Big Rig Rugby. He has worked in a coaching environment for over 15 years delivering sessions to people from all back grounds and abilities. As well as Rugby he has coaching qualification in several other sports.
For several years Stuart was a professional rugby player for Glasgow Warriors, Rotherham Titan and Doncaster Knights. Since the age of 15 he also represented his local district and Region before going on and playing in the Scotland Youth Set up. While playing professionally he also played for Scotland A on several occasions including when they won the Nations Cup in Romania. Now coaches around the North East of Scotland and further afield he is slowly developing Big Rig Rugby to help support players, coaches and clubs by using his experience and contact from the pro game.
Aberdeen Grammar RFC
Scotland A caps - Won Nations Cup
Scotland u21 player of the year.
William Purvis Quaich winner
Rotherham Titans community player of the year
Rotherham Forum player of the year
Rotherham Supporters player of the year
Rotherham Press player of the year
UKCC Level 3 Rugby
UKCC Coach Educator
UKCC Level 1 Rugby 7s coach
Level 1 Strength and conditioning
UKCC Level 1 World Rugby First Aid
Various coaching certificates
Garioch Ladies Head Coach 2019-
Garioch RFC Head Coach 2016-17
Aberdeen Rugby Head Coach 2015-16
SRU skills coach 2015-