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CRFU Executive

The CRFU executive comprises five directors as follows

  • President
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • Vice President of Rugby
  • Vice President of Operations

All executive members can be contacted through the Union Business administrator at


JAMES GREENWOOD – Director of Rugby

James joined the CRFU June of 2023.   James is a Former professional rugby player turned level 3 coach hoping to inspire the next generation of athletes. Proud England U19 representative with a passion for developing talent on and off the field. 

CAROLINE DEEGAN – Business Operations, Administrator & Events Manager

Caroline has over twenty-five years’ experience in the hospitality, business, and events management industries and joined the CRFU in 2009. A former women’s captain and coach of the club and national XV & VII sides.  Caroline has a very good understanding of the needs of the rugby community and the CRFU and has proven to be an invaluable asset.


MERCEDES FOY – Female Rugby Manager

Mercedes started volunteering for the Cayman Rugby Football Union in December 2020, working to promote girls’ rugby, setting up girls several rugby camps which were a huge success with over 100 girls attending each camp, this turned into regular Saturday rugby training sessions for girls aged 6-16.

In September 2021 Mercedes starts the role as the first ever full time Female Rugby Manager focusing on raising the profile & developing girls and women on the island.

She is enthusiastic & passionate about empowering girls and women through rugby.

Rugby experience

  • Thurrock T-Birds 2003-2018. 8 years as captain. Premiership captain 2013-2014
  • London South East Divisional Captain 2013
  • Super 2s Captain 2013
  • England EPS squad 2013-2014
  • Nations Cup, Colorado 2013. Capped England vs USA, Canada & South Africa
  • Six Nations 2014. Capped England vs Scotland & Italy
  • England World Cup Squad 2014. England went on to become World Champions


JACO DU TOIT – Rugby Development Officer 

Jaco joined the CRFU February of 2023.  Jaco is a 42 years old from South Africa, Cape Town and has been playing rugby for 25 years.  

  • Played professional rugby for 12 years
  • Played for Junior Springboks in the u/21 World Cup 
  • Played Rugby in France , Italy , England and South Africa
  • Been Coaching for 10 years
  • Absolutely love the game !!

My favourite quote: Rugby is like WAR , easy to start , difficult to stop and impossible to forget !