Academy Launch Night

Academy Launch Night

31st January 2017

Widnes Vikings supporters can meet our stars of the future and back our Outstanding Academy by attending the U19's Season Launch.

On Tuesday 7th February, our U19 Academy squad hosts its Season Launch Dinner. The exciting event will see presentations from a number of key Vikings personnel, including former Man of Steel winner, Brett Hodgson, and Club Welfare Officer, Tim Holmes.

Attendees will be given a unique insight into our Academy programme and aspirations for the season ahead. They will also enjoy hearing from our Academy prospects and seeing the official launch of our three Academy Kits.

The Widnes Vikings Academy has been responsible for the development of several star players, such as Vikings first team members Matt Whitley and Tom Gilmore. This is a special opportunity to get to know our future stars.

There is limited availability for this event, with just 50 tickets available for Vikings supporters.

Tickets are priced at just £12, however 2017 Viking Stronghold Members can take advantage of a £2 discount. Tickets include a carvery meal.

To book tickets, please contact: Dave Rolt by calling 0151 495 2250 or by emailing

The event will start at 7pm in the Bridge Suite at the Select Security Stadium.

Widnes Vikings U19's begin their season against Wigan Warriors on Sunday 12th February.

Academy Launch Night