Former Kingswood College player Alram Rifa comes in as the new trainer of St. Anthony’s College rugby team.

He played for the the Kingswoodians in 2005  with Chandana Premakeethi, Ananda Udayangamuwa, Piyumal Manchanayake, Nuwan Bandara, Gayan Ratnage, Dinesh Gamage, Navin Wijetunge, Heshan Premaratne, Dev Ananda, Adel Hamit, Thilina Manoj, Gayan Weeraratne, Ruchira Ratnage and Eranda Weerakkody.

Rifa’s primary responsibility is to work in conjunction with the coach to ensure all players reach and maintain required fitness levels and ensure they have a safe, healthy and enjoyable training and playing environment.

It is important that the trainer keeps up to date with the fitness and training techniques and it is necessary for him to have a sound relationship with the team and coaches.