How to stay in the game

As a committed rugby enthusiast, now is the time to learn about the fantastic opportunities that refereeing and coaching offer.

What is Keep Your Boots On?

  • Keep Your Boots On (KYBO) is a rugby initiative designed to raise awareness of the opportunities for those with an interest in rugby to start refereeing and coaching
  • As you’ll discover, refereeing and coaching offer fantastic opportunities for players getting to the end of their playing careers but who want to remain involved with the sport they love
  • KYBO sessions are held at rugby clubs across England and bring people together to learn how refereeing or coaching will allow them to stay in the game
  • Don’t hang up your boots. Visit to find out more.

What next?

Inspired enough to give refereeing or coaching a try? Then just speak to an experienced referee or coach in your club, or your local referee society. Your club and referee society will welcome your expertise – see how you can Keep Your Boots On!