Restart Rugby Launches New Charity Film

Restart Rugby, the official charity of the Rugby Players' Association (RPA), has today launched its new charity film, featuring a range of past and present players including Ed Jackson, Danielle Waterman, Chris Cracknell, George Kruis, Ugo Monye and Ben Kay. The new video, released ahead of the fourth annual Restart Rugby Weekend which takes place across the Aviva Premiership this Friday 13th – Sunday 15th April, highlights the charity’s work in supporting professional players suffering from serious injury, illness or hardship. In a series of emotional and impactful interviews, Ed Jackson (Former Dragons, Wasps & London Welsh), Paul Van-Zandvliet (Former Newcastle Falcons), Danielle Waterman (England Women) and Chris Cracknell (Former England 7s & Worcester Warriors) share their own personal experiences of how the charity supported them, explaining the impact its had on their lives. CLICK HERE to watch.  How you can support Restart Rugby Weekend 2018: - Bid in our online auction: Snap up exclusive signed club and England XV memorabillia - Get your limited edition #LiftTheWeight Restart Rugby t-shirt: As worn by players across the weekend - Wear your t-shirt if you're going to a match and tweet your photo to: @RestartRugby / #RestartRugbyWeekend - Donate: Text RUGB00 £5 to 70070 or visit the official JustGiving page Visit: to buy, bid and find out more.