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On 21.11.2014 Azerbaijan Rugby Federation performed the "Rugby-5" project presentation for schoolboys of 8-th form in Educational Complex #134-132. More than 90 kids, also teachers and other workers of the school participated on this presentation. Representative of the federation gave to the audience an information about history of Rugby, tournaments and results of azerbaijani teams and informed kids about plan of development of Rugby in Azerbaijan. Then the video clip about Rugby-5 have been demonstrated to kids. Schoolboys participated very active, asked a lot of questions about rules of Rugby-5, made discussion and expressed a desire to start trainings and to represent Azerbaijan on international tournaments in near future. According to the agreement with the children and teachers, at the end of November on the basis of questionnaires handed out to children, will be determined the exact number of guys who want to be involved to the Rugby-5 project and will be assigned training days.
Projects specialist, Development Department of Azerbaijan Rugby Union
PHOTO: Victoriya Melnik