Stocks releases Germany Rugby League train-on squad for European Shield
By Phil Caplan, Date: 27/4/13
Germany coach Dan Stocks has released a 28-man train-on squad for the RLEF European Shield 2012/13 reverse fixtures, with his team travelling to Belgrade to play Serbia.
Former Sydney Roosters junior Jeff Moate, currently playing in France with Lescure, is drafted in and joins the core of players that largely impressed in 2012. He will add experience to an already large set of forwards.
German rugby league youngsters relish French tour
By Phil Caplan, 10/4/13
An Easter tour by Heidelberg Lions under-16s included an historic first rugby league match between French and German teams.
The visitors defeated a local development selection 16-6 in the Perpignan suburb of Baho with German U16 international Florian Rambow scoring the first and last tries.
“I had a lot fun playing and I love the pace of this game. I would like to play League more often,” he said.
Rugby League deutschland progresses its legal status
By Phil Caplan, Date: 28/3/13
Rugby League Deutschland has elected a new Board of Directors, including a new president Benedikt Rehm, at its AGM in Heidelberg.
Rehm, a long-time league enthusiast and former international, replaces Max Schoengen who had been elected in February 2011.
German Rugby League benefits from Warrington Wolves link
By Phil Caplan, 18/2/13
Warrington Wolves performance department played host to Rugby League Deutschland Head Coach Dan Stocks and Head of Development Uwe Jansen, building upon the relationship started last year to support the progress of the sport in Germany.
Warrington Wolves build partnership with Germany Rugby League
By Phil Caplan, Date: 8/9/12
Warrington Wolves’ Youth Development team will enter into a formal partnership with Rugby League Deutschland (RLD) following a successful visit to the Heidelberg region by John Bastian.
Rugby League Planet - Germany snapshot and rugby league results
GERMANY RUGBY LEAGUE NATION OVERVIEW
Foundation Year - 2005
International Team - Rugby League Deutschland
Top level domestic competition - Germany currently have 4 Rugby League teams.