Scarborough Rugby League festival raises £1327
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Scarborough Rugby League festival raises £1327

Scarborough Rugby League festival raises £1327 for the RFL Benevolent Fund The Scarborough Rugby League festival has raised £1327 for the RFL Benevolent Fund after organisers Breakaway tours agreed to donate £1 to the charity for every person who signed up to play in the tournament which takes place on May 8. The festival is […]

Oarsome effort in marathon rowing challenge
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Oarsome effort in marathon rowing challenge

The rugby league family came together on the 15th April as they completed a marathon challenge to raise money for charity. Rugby league players, coaches, journalists and fans all took part in the Carnegie Rowing Challenge, a 42,195 metre indoor rowing marathon, to raise money for Try Assist, the Rugby League Benevolent Fund. The event, […]

Rowing challenge for Power
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John Power was one of the first people to get his name down for the Carnegie Rowing Challenge when it was launched. The marathon indoor row appeals to Power’s competitive spirit and, more importantly, gives him the opportunity to help raise money for Try Assist, the rugby league benevolent fund, which has helped him following […]

Carnegie Rowing Challenge DONATE HERE
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Rugby league lovers urged to row for marathon glory Stars of rugby league are preparing for a marathon challenge as they bid to raise money for Try Assist, the Rugby League Benevolent Fund. Champions of the game both past and present will take part in the Carnegie Rowing Challenge on Thursday 15 April at Leeds […]

Seriously Funny Rugby League
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Seriously Funny Rugby League

“Seriously Funny Rugby League” is a book full of images of Rugby League people portrayed in funny situations, compiled by RLPhotos.com photographers Sig Kasatkin and Dave Williams to mark 21 year of photographing Rugby League. The book has sold well since going on sale last October, and the two authors decided to donate a percentage […]

End2End Challenge
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End2End Challenge

Going End2End for the Steve Prescott Foundation. Steve Prescott achieved much during a glittering career with St Helens, Wakefield and Hull FC and has astounded everyone in recent years with his courage and determination. Despite suffering from a rare form of stomach cancer, he has undertaken increasingly tougher challenges to raise money for the foundation […]

Craig Mosedale takes on the Scisscett Sprint Triathlon
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Craig Mosedale takes on the Scisscett Sprint Triathlon

Craig Mosedale is aiming to complete the Scisscett Sprint Triathlon to raise funds for the RFL Benevolent Fund. The Triathlon consists of an 18 length swim, 15k bike ride and a 5k run and Craig is hoping to complete all this in only 1 hr 20 minutes. Craig says “Rugby league is very close to […]

Friends of the Benevolent Fund
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Friends of the Benevolent Fund

Captains of the 14 engage Super League clubs are to spearhead the launch of a “Friends of the RFL Benevolent Fund” membership scheme over the Easter weekend. The Super League Skippers are acting as Ambassadors for the new fund-raising initiative designed to help provide lifelong support for seriously injured Rugby League players from both the […]

Friends of the Benevolent Fund
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Friends of the Benevolent Fund

The Super League Skippers are acting as Ambassadors for the new fund-raising initiative designed to help provide lifelong support for seriously injured Rugby League players from both the amateur and professional ranks. The “Friends of the RFL Benevolent Fund” is a membership scheme base on an annual subscription of £18, the average price of admission […]

Adam Watene’s widow thanks RFL Benevolent Fund
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Adam Watene’s widow thanks RFL Benevolent Fund

Adam Watene’s widow Moana has thanked the RFL Benevolent Fund for its support following the tragic death of the Wakefield star who collapsed and died suddenly in October 2008 following a training session. The RFL Benevolent Fund met with the family within a week of the tragedy occurring and paid for the repatriation of Adam’s […]