London Skolars have confirmed the signing of hooker Shay North from Castleford Tigers for the 2020 season.
North will relocate to the capital in the new year, as he takes on the challenge of League One rugby.
He told the club website: “I’m thrilled to have signed for the Skolars. Really excited for the 2020 season to begin, to work with Jermaine and learn from the likes of Neil Thorman.
“I will work hard throughout pre-season with the rest of the lads”.
Skolars Head Coach Jermaine Coleman added: “We are really excited to have signed Shay.
“He looks very promising and has obviously been in a good system coming from Castleford Tigers.
“I have received some really good feedback on him. He is making the move down to London which shows his commitment.
“This is going to be an exciting time for him and also a great opportunity to develop his game”.