Sunday, 23 November 2008

The Unlikely Scrum

Great article from the New York Times about how rugby can break down barriers...

The rugby practice field at Hyde Leadership Public Charter School bears little resemblance to the manicured lawns of the English boarding school where the sport was born... more

2 comments:

Nursedude said...

It's a great article. I hope some folks at the IRB headquarters see these kinds of articles from places where the game has potential to be developed, and can find ways to pay grants or get corporate sponsorships for players from the great rugby nations to come to the US and keep spreading the gospel of rugby.

Nursedude said...

I meant coaches(just got off a night shift)-but hey, we'll take any players who can teach us, too!