Friday, October 23, 2020

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

Twelve new coaches take Germany rugby league course

Date: 14/12/17

Nationaler Rugby League Deutschland has run a successful Level 1 coaching course as part of the EU-backed Training and Education Portal project.

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.

Sweden RL 7s 6 2013

Rugby League in Germany countinues to rebuild

Date: 15/3/15

Germany continued its rebuilding with a match official tutor course in Hattingen, North Rhine-Westphalia, as part of the EU-RLEF Leadership Devolution Project.

Wales RL’s Ian Curzon oversaw local tutor trainees, Bob Doughton and Simon Cooper and his compatriot Steve Allen, with RLEF match official educator David Butler assessing all participants, as seven aspiring German match officials undertook a level one course.

Germany Rugby League Day

Second German rugby league tournament held in Paderborn

Date: 7/7/16

Paderborn has played host to the second rugby league match day in Germany with, again, over 40 players making the journey from all over the country.

Sweden RL 7s 6 2013

German rugby league tournament hailed a success

Date 15/6/16

The first of four planned rugby league festivals has been held in Münster, north-west Germany with over 40 participants playing in a mixture of 9s and a full 13-a-side match.

Germany Rugby League map

Rugby League Planet – Germany snapshot and rugby league results


Information on this page was updated - 11/3/2014

Foundation Year - 2005

International Team - Rugby League Deutschland

Top level domestic competition - Germany currently have 4 Rugby League teams.

Germany Rugby League

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.

Serbian Rugby League

Signs of a return to rugby league activity in Europe

A round up of potential return to play activity across the RLEF regions following widespread lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, shows a varied picture. Positive signs have come from Czechia where Lukáš Hergott,...
German Rugby League Hall of Fame

Rugby League Germany launch Hall of Fame with first inductee

The Board of Nationaler Rugby League Deutschland e.V. has inaugurated a Hall of Fame on the occasion of the fifteenth anniversary of Germany’s first international rugby league encounter, a seven-a-side match with Holland in 2005.