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Rugby club welcomes younger members with open day

PUBLISHED: 11:01 04 September 2019 | UPDATED: 11:01 04 September 2019

Fakenham Youth Rugby Open Day 2019. Picture: Alan Taylor

Fakenham Youth Rugby Open Day 2019. Picture: Alan Taylor

Alan Taylor

A rugby club has opened its doors to young players looking to try the game, raising hundreds of pounds in the process.

Fakenham Youth Rugby Open Day 2019. Picture: Alan TaylorFakenham Youth Rugby Open Day 2019. Picture: Alan Taylor

Chairman of youth rugby at Fakenham Rugby Club, Amanda Taylor, said: "We are incredibly pleased with our first junior section open day, and would like to thank our sponsors in the town.

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"We are pleased to announce we raised over £600 for Fakenham Rugby Club's junior and mini's section, which will be used to provide new equipment, subsidise kit and help keep costs to parents to a minimum.

"We gained several new members, and any interested children are welcome to join us for training, we offer six weeks trial period before any membership is due."

Fakenham Youth Rugby Open Day 2019. Picture: Alan TaylorFakenham Youth Rugby Open Day 2019. Picture: Alan Taylor

The team 'Henry's Squad' won a dodgeball tournament, and medals for target games and obstacle courses went to Josh Skelton, Marcus Wood, Bryan Hubble and Brett Wood.

Call 07899 661352 or email at fakenham.youth.rugby@gmail.com for more.


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