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Why go on a rugby tour with Sports Travel South West 2018? Top 5 reasons

Why go on a rugby tour with Sports Travel South West 2018? Top 5 reasons…. Thinking about the memories you’re going to make in 2018? A rugby tour is an opportunity to discover new things, enjoy the game you love and meet some interesting people – read on for more reasons to embark on a rugby tour this year. Make bonds with your team off the pitch – a tour is a great...
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New year, new you! Health and fitness advice for 2018

The start of a new year is sometimes intimidating and the prospect of change can be challenging. We’ve put together some useful information to give you healthy food for thought when thinking about the year ahead… Sleep, sleep sleep! Experts say we should be getting a solid 8 hours sleep every night in order to be on top form. If you’re a keen sportsperson this is particularly...
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England defeated at the Ashes in Australia

England have lost the Ashes in Australia before Christmas in a 0-3 defeat: England 403 & 218, Australia 662-9d.  England captain Joe Root avowed that his side had been outshone by Australia, following a 41-run defeat in Perth. Steve Smith and Josh Hazelwood put in particularly noteworthy performances with the former scoring a hefty 239 (the highest in test score history) which put a...
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England Ashes Tour – What You Need To Know

England have just arrived in Australia for the 2017 Ashes tour.  England: team news  The Australians have had to repress their glee at the absence of vital England player Ben Stokes, who won’t be playing in the tournament. Stokes’s absence is due to being arrested on suspicion of causing Actual Bodily Harm after an altercation near a Bristol nightclub 26th September. Stokes has been released...
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Autumn Internationals – what you need to know

With the squads now named for the Autumn Internationals, there’s a whole lot of drama to look forward to. We take a look at what you need to know before it all kicks off! England  Eddie Jones’s 34 man squad is listed below in full, leaving out experienced flanker James Haskell and calling up Exeter back-row Sam Simmonds for the first time. Jones said of leaving out Haskell:  “At...
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