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Developing Youth Through Rugby

Developing Youth Through Rugby

Play Rugby USA is using rugby to foster positive youth development. Their programme  helps children develop character, athletic ability, fitness and academic commitment, giving them the tools they need to succeed in life.


Check out this video from Play Rugby USA demonstrating the power of rugby as a youth development tool. A tool which is able to be used with all children regardless of shape, size, age, sex, culture or religion.

The video highlights the benefits of youth playing the game, such as enhanced physical fitness, a sense of belonging, development of perseverance and team work, respect for others, and conflict resolution skills.

Find out more about Play Rugby USA and their programme

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Shane Crowhen

Published

Tuesday, December 1, 2009 - 23:00

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