Using our position as the best team in the North to make a real difference, bringing communities together through the amazing power of sport.

We are committed to introducing rugby to people of all ages and abilities, igniting passion for the sport, whilst teaching vital skills, tackling inequality and uniting diverse groups.

From Manchester to the rest of the World. Let’s see how far we can go.

Making waves in our local communities

We try to do the right thing, win or lose because we are more than just another rugby club. Through club programmes and in partnership with Sale Sharks official charity partner, Sharks Community Trust, we use our club to try and make a difference to people in the community we are proud to call home. It’s about more than 80 mins of rugby. It’s about using the power of rugby union to level the playing field, using our position as Sale Sharks to change lives and bring communities together.

Sharks Community Trust was established as a registered charity in 2010, providing high quality education, health and social inclusion programmes and working to increase participation in rugby union and sporting activities across the North. Over the past 10 years, the Trust has worked with over 75,000 people across the North West, with a purpose to provide life changing opportunities in health, education and wellbeing. Through 2021 Sharks Community Trust impacted the lives of over 12,000 people in our local communities, take a look at the Sharkwatch Report to see how the power of rugby union can change lives.

Becoming a better person is our Sharks philosophy, our club values – Togetherness, Fearlessness, Passion, Pride, Humility – creating the foundation for our community work. Together we are the unstoppable North.

Sharks Community Trust takes the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults extremely seriously. We follow a robust policy and all employees receive annual training on the policy and how to report any incidents or concerns. To read our safeguarding policy click here.

Charity Number: 1142956

Company Number: 7461043