Centennial Memorial Match

IN THE NEWS

Royal connection

The great-grandfather of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, played during the HMS Timbertown in 1916. Fredrick George Glassborow (born 17 Dec 1889 in Leyton, Essex, England) responded to his countries call to action. He was one of 545 men and officers from Benbow...

Rugby World Magazine

Worlds best selling rugby magazine writes about the Memorial Rugby Match of November 5 Article about the 1916 – 2016 Memorial Rugby England - Scotland match on November 5 in Leeuwarden.

Rugby picture nominated for historical doc. of the year

Our partner Historisch Centrum Leeuwarden, has entered a picture of the first international rugby game on Dutch soil into the Stuk van het Jaar election. Historical Document of the Year (Stuk van het Jaar) is an online public event by the association of Dutch...

Royal Navy Rugby Union plays in Inverdale Challenge

The Royal Navy Rugby Union (RNRU) has a long and distinguished history dating back to 1906. They are committed to promoting participation and enjoyment of rugby at all levels within the Naval Service. The Inverdale Challenge, where the 2016 Leeuwarden match is part...

Endorsement World Rugby

Rugby MAD is proud and grateful to have received an endorsement for the Centennial Memorial Match event from the chairman of World Rugby, Bill Beaumont. As Chairman of World Rugby it is always interesting to hear about historic occasions involving our sport that are...