Welcome to X-League
Yorkshire : Blues and Forgers Unite for a ‘Grand Day Out’
Welcome to X-League, a new partnership with the RFL and a World Cup in the offing. The limited contact version of Rugby League formerly known as EuroTag has developed a lot since its inception 2014, there is now a global steering group, a partnership with the RFL and A World Cup event planned for 2021. […]
GDO Competition Preview; Former Oldham stars to lead Celts to ‘Grand Day Out’
Wakefield Blues and Sheffield Forgers will form the backbone of the Yorkshire team at the RFL’s Grand Day Out September 7th. The Forgers are building a reputation as a beacon for amateur Rugby League in the Sheffield region, whilst Wakefield Blues are a flag ship EuroTag club founded this year and already successfully bringing players […]
EuroTag’s Grand Day Out Invitational
Great Britain and Oldham duo, Hugh Waddell and Des Foy will lead the Celtic Nations in the EuroTag/Tag-The-Ball Competition at the RFL’s Grand Day Out September 7th. The competition, only the second of its kind under the auspices of the RFL will take place in Blackpool, as part of an event showcasing the best of […]
Tag-The-Ball a big hit in Saddleworth
Save the date, 7th September 2019, the Rugby Football Leagues ‘Grand Day Out’ in Blackpool. The RFL’s ‘Grand Day Out’ will be hosted at Stanley Park, Blackpool on Saturday 7th September, running through the whole day, a festival of Social & Inclusive Rugby League, including masters, touch & wheelchair, PDRL and now EuroTag/Tag-The-Ball. ETRL/TTB will run a invitational competition on the […]
Saddleworth Rangers Bank Holiday Tag-The-Ball Preview
The EuroTag/TTB partnership with the Rugby Football League started in earnest over the May bank holiday weekend with a diverse group of over 100 players playing a great competition in the Saddleworth sun. The games did not disappoint as the crowd assembled saw some fantastic Tries scored by all teams. With great hospitality on offer […]
Christmas ETRL in Killarney
The limited contact game takes a giant leap this May Bank Holiday weekend as the first competition in partnership with the RFL will be played at the famed Saddleworth Rangers club in Oldham on Sunday May 5th . Teams competing include Wakefield Blues captained by Tom Hall, Greater Manchester Police, Meltham, Littleborough and Sheffield Forgers […]
Super League Legends, The greatest show yet unearthed?
’tis the Season! Get your retro jersey out of the back of the closet and run off the turkey and pudding in Killarney on Stephens Day! (26/12/2018), KTRA host the sixth Annual Christmas Classic in Fossa. The event has been gaining momentum year on year just as the Thursday night EuroTag session has been rolling […]
The Denver Test
The powers that be have been seeking ideas to spread the game. Here is just a thought from the EuroTag point of view. Much like every fan of soccer loves to see the legends return at a lower level or in a charity match (see Dennis Bergkamp above), and mixed doubles at most pro Tennis […]
The Case for EuroTag Rugby League in Schools
Rugby League will once again try to bring top level Rugby League to the USA with the Denver Test, with the BBC already committed to comprehensive coverage, can the fixture become a success?
Rugby League Ireland have developed a semi-contact version of the game. Here EuroTag founder Des Foy outlines to members of the RSM(Royal Society of Medicine) how the concept could be used as both a risk reducing supplement and a skill enhancing player development game in schools which play full contact Rugby.