Former Scotland team-mates to coach at skills clinic in memory of Siobhan Cattigan

Lisa Thomson, Evie Wills, Shona Campbell and Eva Donaldson to assist at event in Glasgow on evening of Wednesday 12th January, which is open to all players aged 10 or over

Apex Rugby Academy is running a skills clinic in Glasgow on Wednesday 12th January in memory of Siobhan Cattigan. Image: © Craig Watson -
Apex Rugby Academy is running a skills clinic in Glasgow on Wednesday 12th January in memory of Siobhan Cattigan. Image: © Craig Watson -

A RUGBY skills coaching clinic for all young players, set up to celebrate the memory of Siobhan Cattigan and to raise funds which can be directed towards legacy projects in her name, will take place at Old Annielsland in Glasgow a week on Wednesday [12th January].

Run by the Apex Rugby Academy, the clinic will have four of Cattigan’s former Scotland team-mates – Lisa Thomson (kicking), Evie Wills (passing), Shona Campbell (offloading) and Eva Donaldson (footwork/agility) – as guest coaches. All proceeds from the event will be donated to the Just Giving page which has been set up by Siobhan’s family.

“The tragic death of Siobhan was a shock to everyone within the Scottish rugby community. It is our hope that the skills clinic with Siobhan’s former team-mates will be a fitting way to celebrate her memory,” explained Craig McLeod, founder and owner of Apex Rugby Academy.


  • Date? Wednesday 12th January 2022
  • Time? 7pm to 8.30pm
  • Ages? 10 years +
  • Where? Old Anniesland, Glasgow
  • Cost? £35

To register, please click HERE

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