Guinness World Record Attempt - We Did It!!!!!!

4 years ago By Claire Bradley

"You Wanna Be a Record Breaker!!!!!!!! Job done! 32 hours 3 seconds. Text BRUG70 £1 or £2, £3, £4, £5 or £10 to 70070.

Record Broken. (subject to verification from Guinness World Records)

 

The record we are going for is:-

The Longest Marathon Playing Touch Rugby

Starting at 1pm on Friday 29th June, and aiming to finish at 9pm on Saturday 30th June.

The current record is 31 hours 2 seconds, so this is going to be a big effort for all involved.

 

Your support will be needed to keep the guys going to achieve this World Record.

The 28 Man Squad taking part will be:-

FORENAMESURNAME
ALEXCHOULES
JACKDEEMING
KEIRONHALL
JACOBKITCHIN
ALEXNESBITT
EDDIENICHOLLS
WILLRODEN
FRANKSIMPSON
JORDANALLSOPP
JORDANHALES
WILLSMITH
ANDREWWOOD
MARCUSARMITAGE
SAMJORDAN-TURNER
CHRISSAMMONS
ALISTAIRWEEDON
JACKMCKENDRICK
NOBBYFURNER
WILLHARRISON
STEVEMCROBBIE
LUKEUPTON
JACKWALFORD
JACKLAUGHLIN
JAMESDAVIES
PETEWEEDON
JONDRAGE
EDHENRY
ALEXREEVE

Don't forget the Olympic Torch will be travelling through Burton on the Saturday morning when a BBQ breakfast will be available, along with a Little Ruggers session and some fun and games for everyone. The bar will also be open from around 5pm on Saturday afternoon, with a BBQ providing food for purchase.

Show your support for 28 man squad taking part by texting BRUG70 and the amount you want to give (£1, £2, £3, £4, £5 or £10) to 70070.

Visit our JustGiving page to make a donation:

https://www.justgiving.com/BurtonRFC-GWR

Stanleybet have kindly agreed to sponsor this event.

Where next?

Tom Barlow Needs Our Support Coach Tom Barlow is looking for our help as he sets off to attempt the hardest one day cycle challenge in the world.....'The Marmotte.'
The Olympic Torch Arrives this Morning in Burton Be part of this historic day as the Olympic Torch travels through our Town this morning, 30th June 2012. Some roads closed from 6.30am.

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