Successful Level 2 Coach Education Courses in Serbia and Czech Republic

“Belgrade was the ideal location to launch the new Level 2 course,” said overseeing RLEF tutor, Phil Smith, commenting on the RLEF Education team’s first-ever Level 2 match official course, hosted by the Serbian Rugby League Federation in Belgrade. “It was great to see the participants up-skill their education as well as officiate on the many matches that were played in…

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Wheelchair World Cup beckons!

ENGLAND, Scotland and Wales are among the seven teams contesting the 2017 Wheelchair World Cup, which is taking place in France over the next fortnight. The home nations join the host country, together with Italy and Spain, in battling for a place in the final at Perpignan on Friday 28 July. The competition gets underway on Thursday (20 July) in…

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Australia Universities 46 – 18 England Universities

Friday 14th July, 1pm, Windsor Stadium, Sydney – Student Rugby League World Cup With star winger Jamie Anderson scoring a hat trick of tries, the Australians took their chances in key moments to qualify for Sunday’s decider in a match that was a lot closer than the final scores indicated. After the English held the early advantage on the back of some early…

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German and Irish match official Educators Qualify

A training course in Hattingen, Germany, has resulted in two German and two Irish Level 1 match official educators plus six new referee’s qualifying, as part of the RLEF training and education project. Max and Bob Doughton, from Nationaler Rugby League Deutschland, and James Spencer and Paul Causby from Rugby League Ireland, are now authorised to deliver Level 1 MO…

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