Girls’ rugby set for a ‘first’ in Exmouth on Sunday

PUBLISHED: 10:34 14 December 2017

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There’s a historic event in terms of junior rugby taking place this coming Sunday (December 16) at the Imperial Ground, Exmouth, when a combined Withycombe and Exmouth girls’ team takes to the pitch for its first-ever game.

The initiative to try and get more girls playing rugby is fully supported by both Withycombe and Exmouth RFCs.

Bridgwater and Albion will provide the opposition for the combined side for an Under-15 game that kicks off at 2.30pm.

Before the match there’s a ‘pitch-up and play’ rugby session being held at the Imperial Ground for the girls’ Under-13 and Under-18 age groups and this all gets under way at 1.30pm.

For more information, the email contact is withyladies@gmail.com

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