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Free Rugby Festival to launch 150th Celebrations

2 July 2015

This summer, the Bath Rugby Community team will be holding a FREE family festival of rugby to officially launch the Club’s historic 150th anniversary year.

On Saturday 8th August, the Recreation Ground will host a day of fun rugby activities for youngsters of all ages, with free entry for all the family. There will be plentiful options of food and drink on the day, with concession stands located around the ground. 

Along with Tots Tag and Touch Rugby for the kids, there will game-specific clinics delivered by key members of the Club, including first team players and coaches. A series of insightful question-and-answer sessions – focusing on nutrition, strength and conditioning and the Academy system – will culminate in a Q&A with Head Coach Mike Ford.

If you ever wanted to see where the Bath players get themselves ready before running out in front of the roaring crowds at the Rec, there will be an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the team changing rooms.

Entry to the festival is free, however, to take part in the exclusive rugby clinics, there is a £12.50 charge. These clinics take place on the Main Pitch at the following times:

Passing: 09.30, 11.30, 13.30

Kicking: 10.30, 12.30, 14.30

To book your place for one of these clinics, click here. Places cost £12.50 and are limited to 30 spaces per session. We respectfully ask to ensure that these clinics are available to as many people as possible, that you only book one kicking and one passing clinic per child. 

Q&As in the Swift Half will take place at the following times:

Nutrition: 10.30*
Strength and Conditioning: 11.45*
Academy Q&A: 13.00*

Mike Ford Q&A: 14.15*

*Please note, timings are subject to change. on all Q&A's

*A £1 booking fee applies to all online transactions. 

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