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England Rugby’s Wayne Barnes was crowned referee of the year at the World Rugby awards.
England senior men’s team will be bringing the Twickenham crowd four terrific Quilter International autumn Test matches.
There’s no better time to get kids excited about rugby than during a Rugby World Cup.
As the Red Roses preparing for the Quilter Internationals, Emily Scarratt was named World Rugby Women’s Player of the Year.
Last January, having enjoyed his rugby at Wadebridge Camels the previous day, eight-year-old Henry Riley went down with flu.
A new women’s team was created last year at Huddersfield YMCA.
Now they have entered the Inner Warrior Series, recently hosting their first league game against Glossop Ladies.
In an agricultural community a rugby club often has players unable to turn up to a match because of farming duties.
Eastern Counties are working to keep young players in the game and are focusing on the U17/18s .
Having spent seven weeks in St George’s Hospital with a serious spinal injury, he was watching the London Wheelchair Rugby Club train at Stanmore, where he was to spend another four months.
“I decided then that was what I wanted to do. I wanted to play wheelchair rugby like them,” he says. Now Harry is one of their players and vice-captain of the GB Wheelchair Talent Squad. His ultimate ambition is to be a bolter for the Tokyo Paralympics.
Hornets RFC saw 27 players play XRugby 7s in four teams before competing as two teams in a game of Turbo 10s.
Among the CBRE All Schools pioneers, Manchester Health Academy in Wythenshawe opened in September 2010 in an area where historically the main sports have been football and boxing.
Keith Robinson will be 80 later this month and has spent no fewer than 55 years volunteering in rugby.
There’s a reason successful rugby players remember and credit a particular coach or PE teacher.
Lawrence Howard has considered hanging his rugby boots up at the end of the season so many times that he gets fined for it.
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