The college has started its first ever competitive Rugby team for the 2014-2015 academic year.
Rugby Development in the Merthyr Valleys
Merthyr College have started their first ever competitive rugby team and are included in the Blues North Senior Schools League. This is a massive achievement and provides a positive message throughout the Merthyr Valleys. Games are played on Wednesdays fixtures and results can be found on twitter @merthyrsport and @collegemerthyr Home Fixtures are Played at Merthyr RFC 2:30pm KO (TBC) 23 Welsh Bacc Students have enrolled on the Advanced Rugby Leaders Award, when completed they will going out into the community Schools and Clubs to help with the delivery of rugby, they will also be supporting festivals throughout the year. This will increase the number of coaches on the ground to increase participation and development.