Sunday, July 12, 2020
Pretty Girls Play Rugby League' campaign

Ghana Rugby League launch ‘Pretty Girls Play Rugby League’ campaign

Rugby League Federation Ghana has launched a new marketing and recruitment campaign specifically aimed at women and girls, with the intention of having at least four women’s clubs playing by 2021. The concept is...
Coleg y Cymoedd students

Wales Rugby League Development Academy launch partnership

The Ystrad Mynach based college, Coleg y Cymoedd, have become the official academy partners of Wales Rugby League. The partnership, which is now to be known as the “Wales Rugby League National Development Academy”...

Hybrid game not a big deal among fans: poll

If response to Rugby League Planet’s latest poll on social media is anything to go by, the proposed hybrid game between the Australian Kangaroos rugby league side and New Zealand’s all-conquering All Blacks rugby union team is...
Ben Fleming Canada Rugby League

Canada Rugby League coaching job attracts huge interest

The Canada Rugby League Association (CRLA) has a big job on its hands in its search for a new head coach for the men’s national team, the Wolverines, with a huge number of candidates applying for the...
Rugby League Euro XIIIs

Euro XIIIs innovative right out of the gate with rugby league draft

If you are a regular user of social media the chances are probably pretty good that you would be aware of a new rugby league movement in Europe. Called Euro XIIIs, the backers have...
Simon Cooper playing against Czech Republic in 2008

RLEF pays tribute to German Pioneer Simon Cooper

The Rugby League European Federation has been desperately saddened to hear of the passing of German rugby league founder, player, coach and former president Simon Cooper, after his long, brave and determined battle with aggressive blood cancer...
US RL All Stars North

Pandemic knocks USARL into touch but not full-time

Photo Credit: Gene Thorpe Photography The USA’s domestic rugby league competition should have been well and truly underway by now, but instead it has been shelved for 2020 because of the global coronavirus pandemic.
Turkey Rugby League

International Rugby League CEO sees opportunity out of chaos

International Rugby League chief executive officer, Nigel Wood has taken the opportunity of the world-wide lockdown of sport to reflect on what is possible for rugby league. After a lifetime of involvement with the...
George Hotel Rugby League Museum

Birthplace of League to house the National Rugby League Museum

Rugby League Cares is delighted to announce a new partnership with Kirklees Council to create the first-ever National Rugby League Museum at the George Hotel in Huddersfield. The decision to establish the world-class facility...
Russian Association of Rugby League Clubs

Russian Rugby League Board appoint new president

The Association of Russian Rugby League Clubs board of directors has announced Alexander Kolikov as its new president. Kolikov has been involved with the sport in the country since 1983, and as a highly...