Play Fortnite alongside Bath Rugby players in the Rugby Club Esports Cup!

29 April 2020

Calling all Fortnite players!

Want a chance to take on other Premiership Rugby clubs alongside Bath Rugby heroes and pro Fortnite players? Register now to join our squad in the Rugby Club Esports Cup.

With the rugby season currently on hold due to the Covid-19 lockdown, the battle between the top-flight clubs is set to continue this weekend with a special online gaming event.

On Saturday 2 May from 1-2pm, professional rugby players, pro Esports players and rugby supporters will go head-to-head in a Fortnite Squads Tournament.

Representing Bath Rugby will be first-team stars Taulupe Faletau, Elliott Stooke, Max Wright, Jonathan Joseph and Henry Thomas will be leading the Blue, Black and White charge.

The tournament is being played as part of YANA (You Are Not Alone), a global event bringing people together through the gaming during lockdown while promoting social isolation and fundraising for COVID-19 relief efforts.

Bath Rugby supporters can get involved NOW by visiting YANA’s website and registering to enter by 6pm on Thursday 30 April. Eight players will be selected at random to join the five Bath Rugby players and two pro Fortnite gamers.

Even if you’re not gaming, you can watch the action unfold, you can tune into YANA to watch the Rugby Club Esports Cup streamed live on Yana Twitch, Yana social channels, Premiership Rugby social channels and Facebook Gaming. Follow @10milliongamers for all the action – including professional Fortnite pundits will be commentating on the action, alongside former England players Ben Kay and Austin Healey.

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