Touchline: August 2017

  • England begin Women's Rugby World Cup
  • Tyrells announced as partner for women's comp
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August Touchline is a celebration of women’s rugby, with Tyrells announced as title partner for the new 10-team domestic competition, the Red Roses in Ireland competing in the Women’s Rugby World Cup and inspiring new female players to get involved in the nationwide August Warrior Camps.

Canterbury unveil their new women’s and men’s kit to be worn for the first time in the 2017 Old Mutual Wealth Series as England men gathered for their pre-season training camp.

Weymouth and Portland RFC party on down with a touch tournament on the beach in memory of their first 15 captain, and at Stockton RFC grandad and grandson pack down together in the Rick Taylor memorial match.

It was time to remember too all those who died at Passchendale, including England’s Edgar Roberts Mobbs, whose family were at Tyne Cot, Ypres, together with the RFU Great War Ambassador Lewis Moody.

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