Under 12s tournament & rugby superstar in Luxembourg

Photo: RCL

It's a busy period for Rugby Club Luxembourg as preparations are in full swing for their annual J.P Morgan under 12s Tournament, as well as their big Summer Ball complete with English rugby legend Neil Back as special guest.

J.P Morgan U12s Tournament

"This is our biggest event ever" said RCL Development Officer Paul Sweetnam. "We are expecting 16 under 12 teams from six countries and anticipate over 700 people to be present on the day," he added.

The event takes place on May 27 with matches starting at 10am continuing until the final, around 2.30pm.

The tournament is then followed by RCL Seniors v German professional Club RG Heidelberg.

Rugby legend Neil Back playing for Leicester in 2004
Rugby legend Neil Back playing for Leicester in 2004
Photo: AFP

Summer Ball with Neil Back

With just over two weeks to go before the start of the British and Irish Lions Tour to New Zealand, Rugby Club Luxembourg has announced Neil Back as the special guest at their Annual Summer Ball on June 10.

The Lions Legend and 2003 World Cup winner will be speaking at Centre Culturel Schéiss in Belair.

Individual tickets, or tables of 10, can be booked at the website: rcl.lu

And we should not forget that this coming Saturday May 20 more professional players will be showing what they're made of in Cessange when the RCL Seniors play Heidelberger RK at 3pm.

RCL calendar

  • May 20
    RCL v Heidelberger RK - 3pm
  • May 27
    JP Morgan International Tournament10am to 3pm
    RCL v RG Heidelberger - 3pm

  • June 10
    RCL Summer Ball

Full details on RCL website: www.rcl.lu

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