Rugby Issue 8
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RUGBY ISSUE 8
is out on w/c 4th November 2019
Inside this issue…
Bryan Habana and the Isle of Man
In a land with no speed limits, we join the South African legend on a tour famed for bikes that go 200mph and a mountain from which you can see the seven kingdoms.
How being registered blind isn’t stopping one group of rugby players from achieving their
ambition of representing England.
Going behind the scenes with Saracen’s Women, we profile the players that are striving
to keep them at the very top of the European club game.
Meet the side with a rich military history that’s breaking new ground by reaching
National One using a core of rural Kent-born players.
Why it all went wrong at Bath for the England lock; how Toulon and calling bingo numbers for elderly French ladies proved to be the making of him; and what life is like back at his old club Bristol.
If they’d not been waylaid in the pub, Ealing would have been a founding member of the
RFU. Today, they’re finally on the verge of making it on to rugby’s top place.
We interview the ageless Tongan who’s made such a big impression on every side he’s played and is
now trying to take Peterborough to the next stage.
How a former agent who once almost broke America with a girl band is now helping a side
in the middle of the Oxfordshire countryside break into rugby’s big leagues.
We head for Edinburgh to see how Watsonians and Heriot’s are preparing for the latest
innovation in Scottish club rugby – Super 6.
From a farm in Zimbabwe to a Scottish international – the incredible life story of the
Leicester, Worcester, Bath and Edinburgh backrower.
+ RUGBY PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR
We launch our new competition which will see the country’s best rugby photographers
exhibit at the World Rugby Museum at Twickenham.
+ ALL-NEW THERUGBYJOURNAL.COM
News of our all-new online editorial platform