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On Monday 21st November Ben Skirving joined forces with Aviva at the Warminster area schools tag festival held at Warminster RFC to put local kids through their paces as they continue their education up the rugby ladder. Read more 

Bath Rugby alongside The Prince’s Trust are recruiting for Get Started with Rugby, a week-long training programme that enables participants to gain experience, skills and qualifications in sports leadership and nutrition.  The course is free of charge and should not affect benefits. Read more 

On Monday night at Bath Rugby’s United game a youth group from Odd Down Community Centre had a great evening at The Recreation Ground –  for most of them it was the first time they had even seen a rugby match. Read more 

Girls Shine at the Rec

16 November 2011

Representatives of Bath Rugby Girls’ Development put on an impressive display during the half time sell out clash between Bath Rugby and Harlequins. Read more 

Last Monday there was a double visit made by Bath Rugby, with South African international Michael Claassens and Samoan rugby world cup star Anthony Perenise visiting students in the languages faculty. Read more 

This season the Bath Rugby Foundation continue to deliver a well-recognised Inclusion Project in the South West.  Focusing on children on the SEN (Special Educational Needs) register in mainstream and special schools, the project encourages participation in physical activity at any level, ensuring sessions are adapted to cater for all abilities whilst being fun and challenging. Read more 

Charlotte Sacco, a member of the Foundation staff at Bath Rugby, has been holding after school dance classes since September with a group of young people from St Gregory’s School.  They have been learning a dance routine choreographed by Charlotte, and today they enjoyed showing what they had learnt at Bath City Farm’s Apple and Pumpkin Day.  Unfortunately, it was pouring with rain and everyone was a bit damp but they were not put off doing this special performance. Read more 

With the players at the Rec going through their paces at the Captains Run the Community team seized the opportunity to sneak 100 local school children in to Farleigh House to take part in the Aviva Premiership Rugby Schools tag festival. Read more 

St Barnabas in Devizes are an Associate School of the Bath Rugby Foundation, which means they are working with the Foundation to inspire young children in a number of their school subjects.  Last term they did Tackling Numbers, which was delivered by Vicky Heslop, Foundation Education Manager, and Jimmy Deane, Foundation Manager.  This involved an hour of maths, which was rugby themed in the classroom, and then they enjoyed an hour of tag rugby outside, which also had maths thrown in!The second project of this association began last Tuesday when two classes totalling 60 children, visited the Recreation Ground for four hours.  Each group spent two hours doing a tour of the ground;  this included viewing the changing rooms, looking at trophies in the clubhouse and visiting the IPL stand. Read more 

On Wednesday 12th October Ben Skirving offered his support to local school children from the Chippenham Primary School cluster. Read more