The inaugaural Doom Bar London Beach Rugby has kicked off in Covent Garden today. 120 tonnes of sand were shipped in to create a temporary pitch. Blue chip London city firms are playing today with London Rugby Clubs playing tomorrow.
The new owner and operator of Talking Rugby Union is Max Ashcroft. Max has just completed two years with Bath Rugby Academy and has moved back up north to Man Metropolitan University to study Event Management and develop a sports start up business.
At 25 years old and a rugby education very much deep rooted in the south west of England (having played for Bristol and Gloucester), I embarked on a journey to the land of Frogs legs and baguettes to play for the LOU