QBE Coaching Club Hits 2,015 for 2015 Target

Today, QBE Insurance, in partnership with the Rugby Football Union (RFU), has announced that the QBE Coaching Club programme, an initiative to recruit and train 2,015 new Level 2 rugby coaches has reached its milestone. The programme was established to ensure the game in England has enough quality coaches to welcome new players and encourage

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Source: Stanningley

Rugby League Round Up 2 August 2015

On Sunday Stanningley Ladies hosted West Craven Warriors and the home side produced an outstanding performance to seal a 102-8 win. Nine players crossed the whitewash for the home side with Vicky Pinks leading the way with five tries. There were a further two tries for; Alicia Watson, Sophie Robinson, Sarah Lovejoy, Denika Prim and

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Source: TRFC

Thunderbirds Invitational 7s : Find Rugby Now

Source: TRFCThurrocks invitational ladies 7s outfit The Thunderbirds were in action again this weekend playing at the prestigious Find Rugby Now tournament at Wasps RFC. Sponsored locally by Wallis Teagan and World Freight and playing for BreakThroughBreastCancer they eventually came 3rd on a highly competitive day in West London. Having secured wins versus their old

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Source: England Rugby

Coaches for Great Britain Rugby Sevens teams announced

Great Britain Rugby Sevens have today announced the coaching structure for the men’s and women’s programmes ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympics Games. The women’s programme will be led by England sevens women’s head coach Simon Middleton with Richie Pugh, Wales women’s sevens head coach and men’s attached coach, as assistant coach. Middleton was appointed

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Brighouse Rangers : New Girls’ Team

Are you interested in playing rugby league? Brighouse Rangers are looking for new recruits for their new girls team. Source: Brighouse Rangers The Rangers are inviting girls aged between 11 and 17 to attend training at Brighouse Sports Club, on Tuesdays, between 7pm and 8pm – all are welcome to come along and join in. This is an

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Source: Clare Green for Matchtight

Spectacular welcome for Rugby World Cup as Tour visits Bath

A spectacular flash-mob dance involving local schoolchildren ensured the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour arrived at the University of Bath in style on Monday. Bath Rugby head coach Mike Ford was in the audience to see the energetic performance from youngsters at Oldfield Park Primary School and the BANES Youth Dance Company. All the children

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