Community Clubs welcome new Sky Try players!


14th March 2017

Open Days are being launched at community rugby league clubs across the South East in the through March and April as a recruitment drive for young players coached through the Sky Try programme.  

The Foundation is currently delivery Sky Try projects in partnership with 13 community clubs across the region, stretching from Brighton on the south coast, up to Southend in Essex. A total of 58 primary schools are currently receiving rugby league coaching for boys and girls from Year 2 to Year 4.  

As part of the project, each of the clubs are expected to hold an open day, to throw open the doors to new players and encourage new people to get involved. The Foundation are encouraging anyone interested in getting their son or daughter playing mini rugby league to get down to their nearest club to give it a go.

The full list of open days is as follows: 

Monday 13th February

Eastern Rhinos                       

Saturday 4th March

London Skolars

Croydon Hurricanes

Saturday 11th March

Brentwood Eels          

Saturday 25th March       

Richmond Warriors               

Sussex Merlins

Newham Dockers

Sunday 26th March

Hemel Stags              

Saturday 1st April

Elmbridge Eagles

Southend Spartans

St Albans Centurions

Brixton Bulls

Saturday 22nd April

Medway Dragons 

All clubs are still welcoming players, so if you have already missed your local date, get in touch with the Foundation and we’ll link you up with the club to find your next session. For more information about the programme or any of the clubs involved, please contact Foundation Managing Director, Dan Steel.