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Exciting New Tag Rugby League Partnership for Bradford

by | Mar 22, 2021 | Bristol, Coventry & Warwickshire, Edinburgh North, Leagues, London, Manchester, National, News, Thames Valley, Wigan, Yorkshire

Try Tag Rugby Yorkshire and The Bradford Bulls Foundation are delighted to announce an exciting new partnership which will see them work together to promote Try Tag Rugby Leagues in Bradford as well as supporting the foundation’s extremely valuable work in the community.

As part of the partnership Try Tag Rugby Yorkshire will be launching a brand-new Bradford South Mixed League on a Thursday night at Lightcliffe Academy from 6th May. This will be in addition to the existing Bradford & Bingley Mixed and Men’s Leagues which run at Beckfoot School in Bingley on a Tuesday evening.

Try Tag Rugby is a form of Rugby League that has changed thousands of people’s lives across the country by making exercise easy, fun and the social highlight of their week.

Carl Duckels, National Licence Manager at Try Tag Rugby commented:

“Try Tag Rugby are thrilled to be partnering up with The Bradford Bulls Foundation and to be associated with one of the biggest names in Rugby League.”

“We hope the partnership will not only see more people giving Tag Rugby a try, but that it will also help support the foundation to continue the amazing work it does in the community.”

Paul Mitchell, Head of The Bradford Bulls Foundation added:

“We are delighted to be partnering with Try Tag Rugby. The number of people playing in Try Tag Rugby Leagues across the country speaks for itself.

“If, like me, you’re not built for the full contact version of the sport which we all enjoy watching then Try tag is for you. As well as the fun competitive element, it’s a great way to help you stay fit in a friendly, sociable environment and people of all abilities can take part which is what makes it so accessible. You may even make new friends as well!

“We’ll also signpost participants in our other wellbeing programmes to Try Tag so they can continue to make a positive difference for themselves.”

To find out more about the game and how Try Tag Rugby Leagues work watch our video

Try Tag Rugby is an easy game to learn, there is no need to have played rugby before to give it a try. Men and women of all standards, including complete beginners, are welcome. A rule briefing will be given to new players before their first game.

Early Summer Leagues
The 9-week Bradford & Bingley Mixed and Men’s Early Summer Leagues start on Tuesday 27th April. The 8-week Bradford South Mixed Early Summer League starts the week after on Thursday 6th May. For more information and to register please click here,

Free Tag Rugby Taster Sessions
If you would like to give Tag Rugby a try before committing to a league then Try Tag Rugby Yorkshire, in partnership with The Bradford Bulls Foundation, will be running a number of Free Taster Sessions in April. For more information and to give tag a try please click on the following link:

Start playing straight away
If you don’t want to wait for the Early Summer Leagues to start, there are Mixed and Men’s 4-week Spring Mini Leagues starting at Bradford & Bingley from Tuesday 30th March. For more information and to register please click here,

See more
See the BBC Super League show visit a Try Tag Rugby League, watch here.
See what Try Tag Rugby is all about, watch here.

Included in the photo:
Brandon Pickersgill, Bradford Bulls Men’s First Team Squad
Bolu Fagborun, Development Officer, Birkenshaw Blue Dogs ARLFC.
Gabriella Adams-Gavet, Bradford Bulls Women’s Squad
Shaun Flynn, Events Co-ordinator, The Bradford Bulls Foundation
Jordan Lilley, Bradford Bulls Men’s First Team Squad