Bath Rugby Safeguarding

Tarquin McDonald, Chief Executive 

"Bath Rugby aims to provide a safe environment for all of those who engage with our club. We believe the safety and well-being of children, young people and vulnerable adults is paramount. 

We are committed to providing a safe, enjoyable, and positive experience for all. Safeguarding is at the heart of that, and at the heart of our culture.

Safeguarding is everyone's responsibility and taking no action is not an option."


Dr s. Jane Craig, Board of Directors

"It is vitally important to us that we are actively encouraging participation in sport at all levels within our locality. We seek to inspire people of all ages to stay healthy and thrive in a range of environments. To do this successfully, it is essential that we create safety for those involved. 

We remain vigilant in all that we do, so that every child, young person and adult can participate in our sporting activities. Every member of our club takes pride and responsibility in this effort. We continuously review our approach to safeguarding and build it into our ways of working, activity to activity. We are committed to creating places where people can flourish."

Joe Beament, Strategic safeguarding lead

"I am delighted to support a club that prioritizes safeguarding and fosters a strong culture of responsibility towards the safety and well-being of children and young people.

By sharing my expertise with the committee, I aim to contribute to an environment where best practices is reflected upon, ensuring that all activities are supportive and enjoyable for everyone involved."

 safeguarding committee 

Jen crossey

Finance & HR Director

Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSL)

Ellie Collier

Safeguarding Officer

FReddie dawes


Nick Vanderpump


Matthew Griffith


Gené Willis

Matchday Operations