Ralph Mcgaw:  Poland has enriched my life

Ralph Mcgaw: Poland has enriched my life

“I’m able to connect with players and coaches in a way that I couldn’t in the past. I’m able to explain concepts in Polish, and also express some dark South Texas coaching humor” – says Ralph Mcgaw, a new member of Wieliczka Dragons coaching staff who has been living in Poland since 2003. You are the newest member of Wieliczka…

Ralph Mcgaw in the staff of Wieliczka Dragons

Ralph Mcgaw in the staff of Wieliczka Dragons

American Ralph Mcgaw joined the coaching staff of the Wieliczka Dragons American football team. The 49-year-old himself played American football since he was a child. He was a player of the San Antonio Holmes Huskies academic team. At the time, it was one of the leading youth teams in the US, and several colleagues of the Dragon Army coach performed…

Statement

Statement

Due to the prolonged break in training, resulting from an epidemiological threat, the preparation of Wieliczka Dragons for the season has changed. Since all the activities under preparation are carried out individually or online under the watchful eye of the training staff, American coaches and players obtained permission for a temporary return to their homeland and left Poland. However, we…

Dragons are going to school

Dragons are going to school

Practices are not everything! American footballers from Wieliczka Dragons begin a series of meetings with children and youth “Dragons to school”. The first visit is to be held on March 17 at the Janusz Korczak’s Primary School in Lesser Poland Polanka. The Dragon Army will visit students on March 17 (Tuesday) at 11.00. If you want to invite Wieliczka Dragons…

A team from the Czech League featuring in Wieliczka

A team from the Czech League featuring in Wieliczka

On March 14 (Saturday) at 17.30 Wieliczka Dragons will be practicing together with Trinec Sharks, a team from the Czech Republic. The training will be combined with a friendly mini-match. Admission for fans to this international exchange of experiences will be free. The training and a friendly mini-game will be organized at the permanent facility of Dragons – Wielicka Arena Lekkoatletyczna (6…

David Williams: To bring a winning culture to Wieliczka Dragons

David Williams: To bring a winning culture to Wieliczka Dragons

“I’ve always had an interest in coaching in Europe. I want to achieve a winning culture in Wieliczka. I will work remotely in the US until I can get over to Poland in early March” – claims David Williams, new Wieliczka Dragons coaching staff member. You are very experienced in American football in the U.S. Now it’s also time to…

Become a VIP in the Dragon Army!

Become a VIP in the Dragon Army!

Nationwide advertising for your Company in the 2nd American football league in Poland? Reaching thousands of supporters in the stands and on the internet? And even access to business contacts and participation in special lunches before every home match? With Wieliczka Dragons, everything is possible! Become a Sponsor or Partner and enjoy the prestigious benefits of belonging to the Dragon…

Wieliczka Dragons will play a friendly game in Iceland

Wieliczka Dragons will play a friendly game in Iceland

On April 11, Wieliczka Dragons – the American football team formed last year – will play their first international friendly! It will be an away match. Even more interesting is the fact that the Dragon Army will fly to Iceland! Einherjar is a team from Reykjavik, the only American football senior team in Iceland and U-19 national Champion. This is…

Dragon Army: Karol Górkiewicz

Dragon Army: Karol Górkiewicz

Karol Górkiewicz is the next member of Wieliczka Dragons Coaching Staff. In „Dragon Army” he acts as an Assistant Coach. Karol Górkiewicz gained his experience mainly in Krakow Tigers, serving as Defensive Backs coach (2016-2017), being a Wide Receiver/Punter and in 2019 – acting as a Defensive Coordinator. Currently in Wieliczka Dragons he is responsible for Defensive Backs and Running…

American-Italian Coach in Wieliczka Dragons

American-Italian Coach in Wieliczka Dragons

Michael Vannucci will serve in Wieliczka Dragons as Wide Receiver Coach. He is a Wide Receiver Training Officer of Pace University, competing in NCAA Division II. He’s been also cooperating with Guelfi Firenze (Italian Football League), previously being their player in years 2017-2018. He was a leading receiver of the IFL, reaching 110 catches, 1,500 yards and 15 TDs. New…