Andy’s Nelson Challenge
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Andy’s Nelson Challenge

I’m 40 this year, and after running quite a few marathons over the last 10 years since I stopped playing Rugby League, I decided to mark the 40 year milestone with something a bit bigger. I’d seen coverage of the Isle of Man Parish Walk on Sky Sports last summer, and decided an 85 mile […]

Cycle to Touchdown
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Cycle to Touchdown

On the 20th April – 21st April Tom will cycle between all the Rugby Super League Clubs in the north to deliver information about the Atlantic Row to each club. This ‘mini’ Challenge will see Tom cover over 200 miles. Tom is promoting his Atlantic Rowing Challenge to all the top Rugby League teams to […]

Carl  Dacres runs amazing London Marathon
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Carl Dacres runs amazing London Marathon

An Amazing effort was achieved when Carl who was badly injured whilst playing rugby completed the London Marathon in 6 hours 40 mins. Carl has raised over £4000 for tryAssist, a charity that is close to his heart. In March 2009, Carl was severely injured playing rugby. Carl says “I went in for a tackle […]

Team DRYing OUT aim to make epic journey in aid of tryAssist
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Team DRYing OUT aim to make epic journey in aid of tryAssist

Team DRYing OUT are a two man crew who are embarking on the huge challenge of rowing across the Atlantic Ocean from the Canary Islands to Barbados a distance of 3000 miles.   They hope to use the event to help raise money for two charities Try Assist – The Benevolent Fund of the RFL […]

RLFANS.com raise £1000 for tryAssist
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RLFANS.com raise £1000 for tryAssist

A non-for-profit organisation run entirely by unpaid volunteers, RLFANS.COM is the largest rugby fan website in the world. It is an on-line meeting place for around forty thousand registered posters, and many thousands more who read the boards but don’t contribute directly.   The networks’ popularity enables it to generate a small amount of income […]

The Rugby League Rowing Challenge is back!
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The Rugby League Rowing Challenge is back!

It’s back !  The rowing challenge that brought the rugby league family together to raise thousands for the game’s own charity is gearing up for a second campaign. And the event that gives Rugby League fans the chance to test their physical fitness alongside some of the game’s biggest personalities has found a new home. Now […]

stride2gether Walkathon supports tryAssist
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stride2gether Walkathon supports tryAssist

Martyn Gill of Gateshead Thunder RLFC has recently launched an event called the stride2gether Walkathon in which community clubs sign up to organising a sponsored walk over the last bank holiday weekend in May to raise funds for their own club development whilst supporting Try Assist – The RFL Benevolent Fund by agreeing to split […]

Robert Purdham supports tryAssist though testimonial
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Robert Purdham supports tryAssist though testimonial

2011 is Robert Purdham’s Testimonial year, in recognition of his 12 years of professional service to Rugby League, mainly at Super League level in the South of England. His Testimonial commenced on 1st December 2010, for 12 months, to highlight his long service, number of games played, good character and his extensive work and service […]

Carl Dacres to run 2011 London Marathon
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Carl Dacres to run 2011 London Marathon

Carl Dacres is taking part in the Virgin London Marathon on 17th April raising money for the Try Assist Rugby League Benevolent Fund. Carl says “TryAssist supported Lianne and I while I was in hospital and have paid for me to have specialist physio since I was discharged which has helped my recovery to continue. […]

Support the Fund through EBay
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Support the Fund through EBay

You can now help support the Benevolent Fund through the use of eBay. If you wish to browse through the direct auction of the RFL Benevolent Fund click here. Or maybe you want to sell an item yourself and select a percentage of the proceeds to go to the RFL Benvolent Fund ‘Try Assist’. To […]