Hundreds of youngsters give tag rugby a try

Tag Rugby

Hundreds of youngsters took part in a festival of tag rugby.

Mixed teams of primary school-age children competed at Market Harborough Rugby Club.

Marianne Boyle, one of the organisers, said: “More than 25 teams entered.”

The final was contested by Kibworth Primary and Ridgeway Primary, Market Harborough.

Kibworth edged home 4-3 in a tense clash.

A council spokesman said: “The winners will now go on to represent Harborough and compete in the county finals.”

The event was organised by Harborough District Council and the rugby club.

Sports leaders from Robert Smyth Academy, Market Harborough, supported the match officials.

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