RFU Injured Players Foundation client John Burgess, associate assistant headteacher at Northfield School in Billingham, is one of 10 teachers nationally to receive a regional Teacher of the Year Award - and could go on to win the main prize in October.
A combined veterans’ team from Newcastle and newly promoted Trentham were pipped at the post by a Parliamentary rugby squad, led by Newcastle-under-Lyme MP Paul Farrelly, this week in a hard-fought encounter at Twickenham stadium.
Ed broke his leg playing for Shelford Rugby Club. Complications resulted in Ed collapsing and losing his vision. After support from the IPF Ed is now taking on a massive challenge!
This is Ed's story of why he is taking on the London Marathon for the second year running in support of the IPF.
The RFU Injured Players Foundation (IPF) is to benefit from the sales of a book that takes a humorous look at grassroots rugby.
Do you think your mate deserves a VIP experience? With a month until Valentine’s Day, we want to see your funny Bromance pictures to win a VIP experience to the England v Ireland Rugby Legends match on Friday Feb 21st at Twickenham Stoop.
The RFU Injured Players Foundation Rugby Runners day 2014 was a fantastic success over the weekend with 80 participants in attendance. The day was opened up to all Princes Forum charity runners, with 14 charities represented it was a great opportunity for all the marathon runners to join forces, share tips and take in as much information before their last few months of training.
Simon Barugh, a long term IPF fundraiser has just completed a remarkable 300km trek through Spain. The trek was called ‘Camino de Santiago Primitivo’ which means the Prime/first path to Santiago. The trek started in the Spanish city of Oviedo and after 12 days of relentless trekking these endurance warriors arrived in the beautiful city of Santiago de Compestelo.
VIDEO: England and Ireland Legends clash once more to raise funds for seriously injured rugby players.