Rugby: Wendens Ambo enjoy Harrogate Festival

PUBLISHED: 15:18 10 May 2018

Wendens Ambo's Kitty Crabb, Daniel Liddle and Freddie Hill defend against Newport (pic Rodney Towers)

Wendens Ambo's Kitty Crabb, Daniel Liddle and Freddie Hill defend against Newport (pic Rodney Towers)

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Wendens Ambo under-nines took part in the annual Harrogate Junior Festival, which has grown to become the biggest of its kind in the north of England.

Wendens Ambo defend against Fylde (pic Rodney Towers)Wendens Ambo defend against Fylde (pic Rodney Towers)

A total of 22 teams from 10 clubs took part, with Wendens Ambo facing rivals from Fylde, Newport, Sheffield and York.

And despite cool weather, a large crowd in the region of 2,000 saw some excellent rugby played and the spirit of teamwork, respect, enjoyment, discipline and sportsmanship on display.

A club spokesperson said: “We are proud of all the boys and girls who played and did so well against some tough competition and we hope we will be able to participate in more such events in the future.”

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