It is a huge moment in their lives but for many players, the day they take off their boots after the final game of their career often goes unheralded and unmarked. Having spent most of their adult lives as a professional Rugby League player, retirement in their early-30s seems a strange concept and one that […]Read More
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Rugby League Cares Head of Welfare Steve McCormack has issued an impassioned plea for the sport to rally together as it emerges from the most difficult 18-month period in its history. The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has been keenly felt in Rugby League communities and players, officials and administrators across all levels are working […]Read More
Rugby League Cares is delighted to announce that Offload, our hugely successful men’s mental fitness programme, is coming to Hull! From next month, RL Cares and the Hull FC Community Foundation will work together on a pilot project that will deliver six free Offload ‘fixtures’ at the club’s Community Hub at the MKM Stadium to men aged 16 […]Read More
A new award that recognises the amazing influence Matt King OBE continues to have on Rugby League was launched at a special luncheon to celebrate the life of the former London Broncos Academy player. The Matt King Education Bursary will be awarded annually to help young leaders involved in Rugby League develop the skills needed […]Read More
Tributes have been paid to Rugby League Benevolent Fund General Manager Steve Ball after he was awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List for his service to Rugby League charities. Tim Adams MBE, the Chairman of the Benevolent Fund, said: “I know I’m speaking on behalf of many people in the sport when […]Read More