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We are excited to announce the launch of the new Championship Clubs Podcast co-hosted by Michael Casey and Ben Gulliver.
Over the coming weeks the podcast will discuss, showcase and celebrate everything that is great about the English rugby’s second tier – the players, the clubs and the people behind the scenes that make the Championship such a unique league!
Having played for six of the current Championship clubs and with over 300 Championship appearances, ‘Gully’ will need little introduction to most Championship rugby fans! Michael is Commercial Manager at Doncaster Knights and has a background in sports broadcasting.
In the first episode, Michael and Gully chat with Alan Paver – Joint Head Coach of Cornish Pirates, as he approaches 20 years with the club, their ambitions, that win over Saracens and the huge impact of Covid-19 on both his squad and the community.
Future episodes will be released weekly and will include features with current and ex-players, coaches and stakeholders in the league to represent all twelve of the Greene King IPA Championship clubs. If there is somebody who you think has a great story to tell then why not message us through one of our Social Media channels?
Championship Clubs Podcast is on Twitter, Instagram and Youtube. Just search @ChampClubsPod to listen, watch and join in the conversation.
Episode One is available now on Podbean, Spotify, Apple Podcasts and Youtube via https://linktr.ee/Champclubspod
We would request that all Championship Clubs share this content with their supporters and promote the league.
Ben Gulliver comments;
I’m delighted to be part of an exciting new project promoting Championship rugby. Championing the Championship is long overdue and I can’t wait to start sharing the great stories around the league.
Receiving a request for coach parking facilities, the Pirates were more than happy to assist our good friends from Exeter Chiefs this past couple of days.
Meet the Players Evening - Club and Vice-Captain for the forthcoming season plus Dual Registered players will also be announced.
The Cornish Pirates are pleased to announce that Bodmin-based Glass Railing Specialists ‘Pure Vista’ have been confirmed both as a shirt and player sponsor for the 2021/22 season.