Thumbs up for Rugbytots Galway
Rugbytots Galway would like to welcome all their new Rugbytots and its great to see Connacht's Adrian Flavin and his son giving a huge thumbs up to the classes. For more information on classes in the Galway area please click here.
Rugbytots in The Times
Max Webb was playing in the park with his three sons and a few other dads when he got the idea for a pre-school play programme based on rugby. Six years on, his Reigate-based Rugbytots has become a multimillion-pound international franchise. read more
Paul Shields joins the fun at Rugbytots
After a succesful playing carrer that saw Paul capped by Ireland he now hopes to pass on his experiences to the very youngest generation by helping his wife Gemma run the Northampton franchise of Rugbytots. Since the introduction of Rugbytots in Northampton the classes have gone from strength to strength with over 12 sessions a week. Click here to read more.
Rugbytots used for Cbeebies new show Mighty Mites
Mighty-Mites is a high-energy new series, presented by Sarah-Jane Honeywell, which inspires children to get up and have a go at a range of exciting activities – from circus skills to indoor skiing. In each episode, bubbly presenter Sarah-Jane and excitable and inquisitive puppet "Go-Joe" take two children on a journey to try an activity for the very first time. For more information click here.
The founders of Rugbytots present...
Rugbykids; a specialist coaching company aimed at 5-11 year olds. Rugbykids will offer high quality coaching through school clubs and holiday camps. To find out more or to see if Rugbykids is in your area please go to www.rugbykids.com or call us in the office on 0845 313 3242.
The Rugbytots Bike Ride raises over £50k for the NSPCC
On the 28th May 2010 The Rugbytots London to Paris Bike Ride commenced. After three gruelling days of cycling the 30 strong Rugbytots team finally reached Paris having raised an astonishing £50k for the NSPCC. A great bunch comprising of Rugbytots coaches, parents, friends and suppliers all came together to smash the original target of £28k. Well done to all the participants and a whole hearted thank you to all our sponsors. Click here to view a picture gallery of the trip
Rugbytots chosen for Cbeebies new show
Rugbytots has been chosen to take part in a new Cbeebies production called Same Smile, which sees presenter Nisha Anil cycling across the UK with her group of three cuddly pandas to visit children and discover that we are all the same, but different. Rugbytots feature in the programme titled “My Hobby” where the lead character Callum learns how to play rugby with Rugbytots. “Mogo the bear loves to watch the warm up exercises and Callum and his classmates include Mogo in some of their Rugbytots games” To watch the video click here
Rugbytots does The Scotsman
Rugbytots in Edinburgh has recently received coverage from national newspaper The Scotsman. Under the title “Having a ball” the paper leads the report on sport for young children with a review of what a fantastic job the Edinburgh Rugbytots team are doing. With some witty and interesting comments from parents it's a story worth reading – click here to read.
Rugbytots Berks' "Try-athalon" raises £3.5k
A huge well done and thank you to the Rugbytots Berkshire team who ran a Try-athalon in order to raise money for the NSPCC. Some very tired young legs scored a massive 3000 tries in one week to raise funds for the Rugbytots London to Paris bike ride in May, with all proceeds going to the NSPCC. A huge thank you to all the parents and children for their participation and generosity.
Rugbytots and the NSPCC form alliance
Rugbytots has chosen the NSPCC as their nominated charity. In addition to organising fundraising events throughout the year, Rugbytots donates 50p of every new registration to the NSPCC. Thanks to the volume of bookings throughout the country, this money really is making a difference. You can view information about our latest fundraising events here or donate online. Thanks for your support!
Fashionable times for Rugbytots
JoJo Maman Bebe, the company known throughout the UK and overseas for producing fashionable maternity wear, quirky and adorable baby clothing and innovative products, has recently agreed to sponsor Rugbytots. The ethos, important values and growth plans we both share suggest it will be a long and fruitful relationship. Visit their site at: www.jojomamanbebe.co.uk
Rugbytots in Cape Town proving a hit
Rugbytots South Africa is officially open with classes now filling up across Cape Town. Launched in January, Rugbytots in Cape Town has rapidly grown in popularity with some great feedback from local parents. One excited parent recently exclaimed, "At last, South Africa has been waiting for something like this for years". For more info please go to www.rugbytots.co.za