Club app icon

Pitchero Club

The best way to keep up to date with Manchester Village Spartans RUFC


Enjoy a healthy start to 2018 with our Touch Rugby Sessions

2 months ago By Neil Mason

Our popular Touch Rugby sessions return on Monday 8th January.

“"Don't worry about your experience or how you may have found sports in the past, anyone can take up and learn rugby at any age and have a great time." ” Ben, Spartans O2 Touch

Try rugby in a non-contact environment and enjoy a healthy start to the new year.... It's all the fun with no scrum.

Touch Rugby is an ideal way to start playing rugby or to help you return to play after a time away from the game.

Learning and developing the core skills of - Passing, catching, footwork & evasion, attacking and defending while running around a lot and having fun!

02 Touch Rugby
02 Touch Rugby

Email Ben if you fancy giving it a go for free

As an 'O2 Touch' Rugby club, our Touch Rugby players can register with the O2 Touch Rugby app so that the more often they play, the more goodies they can claim from O2 such as branded playing tops and nice stuff like that. With this support, we're able to make learning Touch even more fun. We're even looking into bringing along a boombox to Touch Rugby training sessions to provide a motivating musical soundtrack on the sidelines - making it a bit more like Zumba with balls. We'll see how this one goes.

Our Touch Rugby sessions are for adults regardless of gender, rugby ability or sexuality and restart on the 8th January.

Message us for details and to confirm if you'd like to give it a go for free.

Updated 13:18 - 3 Jan 2018 by Yosh Tazaki

Where next?

Our 3rd XV Captain on benefits of being a Manchester Village Spartan "We come here because we want to play rugby and not worry about all the other things."
The Sportsman interviewed us about Gay Sport clubs in the UK Find out what some of our Gay and Straight players think about Rainbow Laces and Gay sport teams.

Sat 24 Mar
1st XV Congleton 2
League 15:00
2nd XV Oldham 3
League 15:00
Sat 31 Mar
Friendly 15:00
Friendly 15:00

News sponsors


Club sponsors