And the former All Black was also part of the tigers coaching team that took a first-ever club Rugby Camp into Asia with a course at the Royal Selangor Club in Kuala Lumpur.
Newby is now head coach at Cambridge but will return to Welford Road on May 29 to lead a day-long breakdown and contact skills masterclass.
This is just one of three mastercalsses to take place with Tuesday May 28 seeing the home of Leicester Tigers host a unit skills special which will have a set-piece focus for the forwards and will concentrate on the principles of attack for the backs.
And there will be a kicking masterclass at Welford Road on Thursday May 30. It will cover all forms of kicking, from place kicking to kicking out of hand, from the grubber kick to drop-kicking.
Welford Road Masterclasses are for players in U11s to U16s age groups and are an excellent opportunity to learn and develop position-specific skills.
Players attending a masterclass will receive a free junior ticket to an allocated first-team game at Welford Road next season as well as lunch on the day, a Rugby Camp T-shirt, a water bottle, a rugby ball and free membership to the Junior Tigers Club.
Book now online or contact the ticket office on 0844 856 1880 (option 2)