Thai Rugby Spreads its wings

Pat Cotter On Sunday 28th February, the Thai Rugby Union (TRU) as part of its modernization drive and in line with TRU president Pol.Lt.Col. Kulthon Prachuabmoh’s vision for rugby in the kingdom, held a meeting to discuss the setting up of the first TRU Regional Sub Union in the country. The meeting was hosted atContinue reading “Thai Rugby Spreads its wings”

Lanna Rugby 10’s Season Finale

Finals Day Is Upon Us! After a hard fought 4 months of rugby where the Lanna Rugby Club have managed to stay on top throughout, its FINALS time. Lanna Rugby Club will take on Payap Rugby Club the surprise package of this years competition who finished the season as runners up. It should be a fascinating final with both teamsContinue reading “Lanna Rugby 10’s Season Finale”

Vagabonds Victorious in Surat

THAILAND RUGBY UNION 7S SOUTHERN REGION CHAMPIONS 2020 By Anthony Van Sleeuwan The Phuket Vagabonds R.F.C. have returned victorious from the T.R.U. Southern Region Rugby Sevens Championship held in Suratthani on September 19 and 20, 2020. The 20 man squad of enthusiastic players and dedicated supporters produced a dominant performance, remaining undefeated across the weekendContinue reading “Vagabonds Victorious in Surat”

Rizly Illyas Elected 67th President of Sri Lanka Rugby

Will endeavor to make rugby the No 1 sport in the country A visionary leader Mr Rizly Illyas was elected the 67th President of Sri Lanka Rugby(SLR) at their Annual General Meeting held at the Ramada Hotel in Colombo on Saturday 30th August with the highest number of participant members from the union. Mr IllyasContinue reading “Rizly Illyas Elected 67th President of Sri Lanka Rugby”

Dan Ashburn voted in as captain

Team Captain Dan Ashburn has been voted in as Phuket Vagabonds team captain for the next year and will lead the team in the upcoming Thailand national 7s Championships. The Phuket Vagabonds will compete in the Southern region playoffs in Ranong province over the weekend of 19-20 September 2020. If the Vagabonds win the tournamentContinue reading “Dan Ashburn voted in as captain”

ACF projects are delivering results…

Our CovidCARE projects are delivering results…July 2020 update Dear ACF Friends,  Although the overall number of Covid cases didn’t increase in Thailand during July, the impact on the local economy definitely became more clearly visible. Five star hotels are closing down. Phuket is desperate to return to business as usual.Discussions is taking place to re-openContinue reading “ACF projects are delivering results…”