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#1 gary high

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Posted 29 October 2013 - 12:57 PM



Amazing insight into the Burgess brothers in Oz. Respect!

#2 Michael Ashton

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Posted 29 October 2013 - 05:36 PM

Brilliant Gary. Makes reading this Forum worth while.

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#3 alba

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Posted 29 October 2013 - 06:49 PM

A good rugby name in the barrow area as well, great memories.

#4 Sempur

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Posted 29 October 2013 - 07:50 PM

Just watch it, blumming marvellous, when was it on TV?


.............and his mam is hot as well? ;)

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#5 Michael Ashton

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Posted 29 October 2013 - 08:50 PM

Looked like an Australian programme to me.

I agree what a name to mention in Barrow.

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#6 gary high

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Posted 29 October 2013 - 10:02 PM

I think it was repeated somewhere on Sky but is a Fox Sports programme......Thankfully Sky didn't make it, can you imagine the debacle?


There is a huge sense of tragedy within the documentary whilst showing that tragedy, no matter how big, can be overcome with the right attitude and commitment.


Russell Crowe came across well and the programme has further convinced me that Luke Burgess should have been in the England squad. Build a team around them just like Souths are doing!

#7 mikel

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Posted 31 October 2013 - 08:47 AM

Watched the 'Slammin Sam' documentary last night and I was just blown away. These lads are a credit to there mother and father and to the game of Rugby League.

#8 Red Stripe

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Posted 31 October 2013 - 08:45 PM

Excellent documentary, really well made.

I never realised that they came from the Yorkshire village with such a magnificent name!

Edited by Red Stripe, 31 October 2013 - 08:47 PM.

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#9 bearman

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Posted 31 October 2013 - 08:51 PM

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