NOTTINGHAM Rugby have extended their sponsorship
agreement with multi-award winning company Hall-Fast Industrial
team from St Philip Neri with St Bede Catholic Primary at the
Mansfield Rugby Club tag festival with Nottingham Rugby community
coach Josh Salathiel (L) and Hall-Fast Industrial Supplies managing
director Malk Hall (R)
The latest deal confirms the Mansfield-based company as the RFU
Championship club's leading community partner.
Hall-Fast managing director Malk Hall has been the driving force
behind the Green and Whites' pilot scheme in North Nottinghamshire
which has seen the Meadow Lane club deliver coaching to more than
1000 students at 23 schools across the region.
success of the programme was evident last week with
two schools which have received coaching - St Philip Neri Primary
and King Edwards Primary School - contesting the final of the
Mansfield tag rugby competition.
Hall said he was proud to commit to the club for a third
"I am very pleased to extend our North Nottinghamshire Community
partnership with Nottingham Rugby, the work that the club has done
over the last 12 months in area has been tremendous in numerous
primary and secondary schools and also within the Fountaindale SEN
School," Hall said.
"It has been a source of great pride for all involved to promote
the game and help deliver more top quality coaching across North
"This programme means much more than just delivering coaching
and expanding the Green and Whites reach across the Shire, we are
all intent on encouraging healthy and active lifestyles."
Nottingham Rugby chief executive Simon Beatham said Hall-Fast's
continued involvement is a major coup for the ever-expanding
"I'm delighted that we will carry on working together and that
this relationship, which has already had a significant impact in
North Nottinghamshire, will continue to grow and impact people in
the area," Beatham said.
"This is another great example of what sport and business can
achieve when working together. We are all excited about what the
future holds as this partnership goes from