Tuesday 30 July 2019 Written by: Adam

Newcastle Falcons players and coaches were on the tools at the start of the month, as they visited an array of community groups to undertake a wide variety of DIY tasks as part of their pre-season programme.

Getting to grips with changing room refurbishments, stand painting, gardening and a host of other tasks, the week saw the team provide important help to the clubs and organisations and to experience training as grassroots players do, with the week’s pre-season sessions taking place on an evening following their day’s work.

Trained by professionals from Zara Residential the Falcons got their hands dirty at 12 different clubs and organisations, who were selected from the many applications received earlier in the summer.

See how the team got on by [**clicking here**][1], as Falcons TV joined them at Yarm RFC, Winlaton Vulcans and the Pheonix Detached Youth Project in North Tyneside.

[1]: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pr51YdiRMrU&t=9s