RLWC2021 launches groundbreaking mental fitness charter

Rugby League World Cup 2021 (RLWC2021) has become the first major international sporting event to launch a Mental Fitness Charter.  As part of the five-point charter, RLWC2021 has made a commitment that by the final game of the tournament, itwill have trained every player, team official, match official, teammate and volunteer to look after their own mental fitness and that of those around them. The groundbreaking programme was launched with a short film which features ex-England and Leeds Rhinos player … Continue reading RLWC2021 launches groundbreaking mental fitness charter

New Haywards Heath RFC Clubhouse at Whitemans Green getting closer

Haywards Heath Rugby Club’s plans for a new Clubhouse at Whitemans Green are moving forward apace with detailed technical drawings and implementation plans under development to turn the rugby club’s dream into reality as soon as possible. With planning permission secured in May and a significant contribution via a facility grant from Mid Sussex District … Continue reading New Haywards Heath RFC Clubhouse at Whitemans Green getting closer

State investment of €20m in Sportsground redevelopment for Connacht Rugby

The Government has announced a total of €20m to Connacht Rugby’s Sportsground redevelopment project. The €10m allocated under the Large Scale Sports Infrastructure (LSSIF) has been matched with a further €10m commitment, as announced by Government Chief Whip Sean Kyne T.D. In his announcement, Mr Kyne confirmed that the additional investment has been secured due to … Continue reading State investment of €20m in Sportsground redevelopment for Connacht Rugby

Huddersfield Giants and Abzorb extend partnership

Brighouse-based telecommunications firm have extended their sponsorship with Huddersfield Giants.  Huddersfield Giants and Abzorb, the telecommunications business based in Brighouse have announced a kit partnership that will see their brand appear of the Giants shirts for the next two years. The company have been involved with the club since 2018 and have extended their deal … Continue reading Huddersfield Giants and Abzorb extend partnership

Wasps appoint Adam Benson as Chief Commercial Officer

Wasps have landed one of the sports industry’s leading commercial executives, Adam Benson, to drive further growth at the Club. Benson will be joining the Club as Chief Commercial Officer, having recently had a similar role at Gloucester Rugby, and will begin his new position with Wasps in February. Benson had previously spent six years … Continue reading Wasps appoint Adam Benson as Chief Commercial Officer

Saracens Rugby Club announces new Chairman

Neil Golding has taken up the position of Non-executive Chairman at Saracens, succeeding Nigel Wray who stepped down earlier this month. Golding is a highly experienced and respected lawyer at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. His immediate priority as non-executive chairman is to lead and oversee new governance measures including steps to ensure regulatory compliance. Golding said: … Continue reading Saracens Rugby Club announces new Chairman

Newcastle Falcons extend partnership with iPRO Hydrate

Newcastle Rugby Ltd have announced iPRO Hydrate as the club's preferred hydration partner for a further three years.  This partnership renewal will see iPRO Hydrate supply both rugby union side Newcastle Falcons and rugby league team Newcastle Thunder, with their Informed Sport Approved range of products keeping the players hydrated during training and on match … Continue reading Newcastle Falcons extend partnership with iPRO Hydrate

Len Lindop, Bishop's Stortford RFC Hon Treasurer, handed Lifetime Achievement award

At the Hertfordshire Service to Sport Awards 2019 Len Lindop was presented with a Lifetime achievement award. Len has always been an active volunteer within the Club involving himself in working parties in and around the clubhouse, helping in the preparation of and the running of both small and major events, such as our annual … Continue reading Len Lindop, Bishop's Stortford RFC Hon Treasurer, handed Lifetime Achievement award