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Rugby now a place for all children!

Here’s a great article in this week’s South East Advertiser about the Modified Rugby Program (MRP) at Easts Tigers this season.

The Modified Rugby Program (MRP) …. not just for boys!

Little Lucia Sandstrom’s dreams came true at the weekend.

The Modified Rugby Program Documentary

We’ve gone from often feeling very much alone to now truly being part of our community.

“Footy for Everyone” Today Show MRP Half Time at Suncorp Stadium

We could have hardly imagined 12 weeks ago that this would have been possible as the MRP is the first time that many of the children had ever played a team sport.

Oliver Scores his Dream!

Oliver Scores his Dream!

A fantastic shot of Ollie from the MRP West’s Junior Rugby Club on the front page of The Satellite.

Thank-you to Ollie, his parents, and everyone from The Satellite! It’s fantastic to see so much community support for the MRP.

 

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Channel 9 visits the Modified Rugby Program Pilot at Brothers

As you can see from the story, everyone, including the parents, were pretty excited.

Wallaby Legend Nathan Sharpe steps in to play for the MRP Reds

As we were a player down, he jumped in to fill in for the MRP Red team. Whilst the Blue Team was initially a little concerned, Nathan demonstrated his legendary sportsmanship by ensuring the game was evenly balanced.

A pilot program kicking goals – former Wallabies Help Out

The realisation of the program had meant a lot to the mentors, their players and their families. “The reaction has been fantastic and it was pretty emotional when we kicked off the program,” he said. The experience will also benefit the mentors who will gain certificates for their coaching experience.

11 Families Confirmed for the MRP!

We’re full!!

Nathan Sharpe and Tim Horan confirmed as ambassadors for the MRP Player Mentor program

We’re thrilled that Wallaby Captains and Legends Tim Horan and Nathan Sharpe will be joint Ambassadors for the program.