Community in Numbers

12 June 2019

Take a look back at some of the great work that the Bath Rugby Community team have achieved this year. 

Key moments

  • 300+ days of delivery within the community
  • 6000+ children engaged throughout the season
  • 750 children between U7-U16s have attended one of the Bath Rugby Camps, Skills Clinics or Residentials
  • Launch of Move Like a Pro initiative with Thatchers Cider, inspiring office staff to lead more active and healthy lifestyles

Academic Delivery

  • Launch of Attacking Maths programme in 10 local Primary Schools
  • Development of girls rugby – First girls residential (Warminster School), school programme (Royal High School)
  • 38 academic coaching programmes, delivered within Primary and Secondary Schools across Somerset, Wiltshire and Dorset
  • Worked with 350+ children aged between 7-11 at the schools coaching hub in Bath. Bath Hub is an accessible opportunity for schools and children in the local area of Bath to participate in a variety of sports in the HUB of the city.
  • Girls Rugby Showcase at half-time of The Clash, working with girls from our programme at Royal High School in Bath

Rugby Club Delivery

  • Record number of teams took part in Dyson 7s tournament (24), including 8 girls teams for the first time!
  • Launch of Bath Rugby Community Day, 28 teams taking part across Somerset, Wiltshire, Dorset, Gloucestershire and Devon
  • 800 children had the opportunity to play on the main pitch at The Rec across Dyson 7s, Community Day and half-time TAG tournaments.
  • 32 teams attended the Land Rover Cup at Trowbridge RFC, an annual U11s and U12s tournament
  • Hosted the Land Rover Tour event at Farleigh House for the first time, with 6 Clubs attending from Wales, Ireland and England

Matchday Experiences

  • 3000+ community tickets sold to The Rec throughout the 18/19 season
  • Record number of local Rugby Clubs attended The Clash at Twickenham (33 Clubs, 2610 fans)
  • 500+ children have taken part in Guard of Honour experiences, the record amount at The Rec
  • 1000+ kids involved in Community Experiences at Twickenham, with over 400 of them playing on the pitch ahead of The Clash

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