Fiji Time: 12:21 AM on Monday 27 February

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Lautoka schools launch rugby program

Zanzeer Singh
Saturday, June 21, 2014

THE Lautoka Primary School Rugby Association will officially launch its Get Into Rugby program at the Natabua High School ground this morning.

A total of 15 schools will participate in the daylong program.

Association president Tirani Uluinakauvadra said three new schools have joined this year.

Sachin Prasad of Courts Fiji will be the chief guest. The schools from Lautoka will play matches as curtain raiser to the Fiji versus Cook Islands next Saturday.

The Get Into Rugby program is part of the International Rugby Board's as the sport rejoins the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.

The aim of the program is to encourage players of all ages to try, play and stay in rugby. GIR will promote the values of the game and ensures that children are encouraged to try rugby in a safe and progressive environment.








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.64440.6254
JPY 55.991852.9918
GBP 0.39020.3822
EUR 0.46380.4518
NZD 0.68630.6533
AUD 0.63990.6149
USD 0.49320.4762

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 24th February, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Angry passengers disembark from smoke-filled bus
  2. 5.1 magnitude earthquake occurs in local region
  3. 143 cases of dengue
  4. Voter trend
  5. Tears of joy, relief
  6. Baber positive
  7. Husbands' support vital, says Vuniwaqa
  8. Yuen: Change diets and maintain a healthy lifestyle
  9. The first settlers of Gau
  10. Beware, warns LTA

Top Stories this Week

  1. School girl, 14, dies Saturday (25 Feb)
  2. Family given son's post mortem exam results Monday (20 Feb)
  3. 2 dead in 48 hours Wednesday (22 Feb)
  4. Qoro resigns as exchange boss Tuesday (21 Feb)
  5. $95,000 payout Monday (20 Feb)
  6. $30,000 richer Thursday (23 Feb)
  7. Day of fate Monday (20 Feb)
  8. Locally owned health centre begins operation Friday (24 Feb)
  9. Bravery medal for boy, 6 Saturday (25 Feb)
  10. Nightmare continues for elderly woman Monday (20 Feb)