Premiership Rugby & RPA launch Restart Rugby weekend


Premiership Rugby has today announced that Round 21 of the Aviva Premiership Rugby, next weekend, is being dedicated to Restart Rugby the official charity of The Rugby Players’ Association (RPA).

As a mark of the strengthening of the partnership between Premiership Rugby and the RPA Round 21 has been renamed the Restart Rugby Weekend.

A number of initiatives are being staged to promote Restart Rugby amongst clubs, supporters and Aviva Premiership Rugby partners with many of the players in action wearing Restart Rugby T-shirts to warm-up to show support for their charity.

The matches dedicated to Restart Rugby are:

  • Harlequins v Bath Rugby
    •        Sale Sharks v Newcastle Falcons
    •        Gloucester Rugby v London Irish
    •        Northampton Saints v London Welsh
    •        Wasps v Leicester Tigers
    •        Saracens v Exeter Chiefs

“Player welfare is our No 1 priority so we are delighted to be supporting the great work of Restart Rugby in this way,