Tackling business with NineFeetTall

Huw Jones Partner at Nine Feet Tall is on cloud nine to be teaming up with the Welsh Rugby Players Association to deliver a series of business workshops as part of our player development programme.

WRPA networking event

The WRPA recently hosted a networking event with a Hawaiian twist. Hosted within our Affinity Partner Tiger Tiger, Cardiff’s themed room ‘Kapuloa’, the networking event saw regional players mix with businesses from around the South Wales region to expand their contacts and gain knowledge of industries which they may wish to enter after their playing careers unfortunately end.

Sport Minds conference

Conor Cusack, Clarke Carlisle and Andy Baddeley all spoke powerfully from a sportsman’s perspective of their struggles with mental health both in careers, retiring afterwards and also about facing injury and identity and the importance of support and education and reducing the stigma attached to this area.