Kick Start Balls

Sign up to get free balls for your Mini & Junior sections !

The Sir Anthony Wharton Trust are looking to ‘kick-start’ support for Mini & Junior Rugby throughout the NLD, by distributing 20 size 3 and 4 balls to all clubs who have Mini & Junior sections. This exceptional initiative is in addition to the support grants the Trust regularly gives out and is to help the 40 plus NLD clubs with Minis and Juniors during these challenging times.

The Trustees intend to personally distribute more than 800 balls to Clubs in the New Year with collection available at 6 venues (2 in each County). Further details of collection venues will be available soon !

Delivery is to take place firstly, through Carlton Technologies of Chesterfield, who have generously agreed to support plans by stockholding the balls. MD Max Crampton who played Junior Rugby for Chesterfield and NLD, before a Senior career at Bakewell Mannerians said,
“It’s great to be able to support this effort by The Wharton Trust at this time. Any practical help for clubs to help kick-start the game going forward is a huge bonus.”

To ensure that you take advantage of this fantastic free offer please ensure that you contact the Trust with your up to date Club / Junior contact details (Name, email and mobile phone).

Please send your contact details to Trustee Dave Spencer, – email [email protected] or txt to 07891 865941.

‘* The Sir Anthony Wharton Rugby Union Football Trust is a Charitable Trust founded in 1983 to promote the playing and development of Rugby Union Football exclusively for the benefit of young people from age Under 19 down, in Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire and Derbyshire.
Over the past 10 years the Trust has granted nearly £60,000 to Junior Rugby in NLD.