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touch rugby

n
(Rugby) a limited-contact version of rugby in which players seek to evade being touched (rather than tackled) while in possession of the ball
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It makes me happy to see how much passion there is for basketball in Qatar and how sport is bringing so many different communities together," Mohammed al-Mesnad, Team Qatar Winter Camp manager and Sports Affairs representative at the QOC was pleased by the great success that the activities of the Team Qatar Winter Camp witnessed, coinciding with the launch of the new brand of the QOC The Touch Rugby tournament is another sporting competition that also kicked off three weeks ago with the participation of 14 female and male teams formed by the expat communities.
30-RUGBY UNION 9pm and touch rugby and metafit sessions on Wednesdays from 7-8pm.
The evenings also offered a chance to honour Storm's new and rapidly-growing touch rugby team.
With few farmers taking up an offer to play the semi-pros in a game of touch rugby, it was left to the kids to take up the challenge.
This included in November 2016, prior to the Rugby League Four Nations final, winning a touch rugby exhibition tournament on Stanley Park organised by St Helens.
Contract awarded for To engage a qualified Touch Rugby instructor to prepare students for Touch Rugby recreational and competitions.
The tournament's website explains: "Beach rugby is played as touch rugby, but the matches can be very physical.
The former Welsh international has suggested a comeback may be on the cards on the touch rugby field.
Jones said: "Sometimes in rugby there's a bit of 'afters' - or whatever you call it, but we have to be very careful we don't sanitise rugby too much or the game will turn into touch rugby.
There will also be world record attempts with visitors being given the chance to see how many drop goals they can kick in a minute, the most passes completed in an hour, the most conversions in an hour, most participants in a game of touch rugby and the largest scrum.
The Cultural Village Foundation, Katara, in partnership with Qatar Touch Rugby (QTR), is organising the Beach Touch Rugby Challenge which will be held at the Katara Beach No 4 on April 17.
Team manager Arlene Amisola said a mixed team is actually taking part in an effort to expand the talent pool and most of them were culled from squads playing in the Manila Touch Rugby.