Great Rugby and Netball from Central & East


Rugby ActionCentral and East Region have again grounds for celebration with the Region’s Senior Ruby Team being crowned Corps Champions. The same day Netballalso the Region’s ladies secure a commendable third in their national Netball Competition.

The Senior Rugby Team fought hard throughout the tournament and became the Tournament outright champions without conceding a single point all day!! A marvellous achievement.

Rugby TeamThe team was coached and led by Flying Officer Alex Duncan who produced some magical rugby considering it was his first time in charge of the Region Squad – setting the bar high on the opening occasion.

“For a team gathered from across the 6 Wings and who have only had one singular training session together, it was a joy to watch how quickly they bonded and worked as a team – a single unit” said the Region’s Sports Officer, Squadron Leader Steve Riggs.

Images by Sqn Ldr Philip Jones, Corps Photographer (South)