Rico Gear and Darren Morris attend the Hereford & Worcester Sports Partnership Awards
International duo Rico Gear and Darren Morris were on hand last Thursday (March 6) to present one of the awards at the Hereford and Worcester Sports Partnership prestigious awards event.
The Sixways outfit who work closely with the Sports Partnership to support the growth of sport across the sub region sponsored one of the awards at the evening, that saw 42 people shortlisted across 14 categories ranging from Disabled Sports Personality of the Year to the Young Volunteer of the Year.
Worcester Warriors sponsored the Outstanding Contribution Award, which was aptly won by Robin Farr of Tenbury RUFC. Mr Farr's generations of selfless commitment and leadership at every level of the Tenbury club made him a deserved winner.
'Warriors were proud to sponsor such an important award to support the Hereford and Worcester Sports Partnership and were delighted that Robin a member of the Rugby fraternity was recognised for such a great commitment to the game,' commented Tom Ryder, Warriors Community Manager.
Warriors work closely with the Sports Partnership alongside other community partners such as the RFU and of course principle community partner npower. Together allowing the community team to grow the workforce and increase the opportunities to deliver grass roots sport, club and coach education, as well as education and leisure opportunities to the sub region and wider region of the West Midlands.
Warriors youngster Ben Howard starred for England Under 20s last night as they defeated New Zealand 33-21 to book their place in the IRB Junior World Championship final for the fourth time in six years.
Worcester wing Ben Howard has been named in the England Under 20s team to take on New Zealand in the semi-final of the IRB Junior World Championship in Vannes, France, on Tuesday June 18, kick off 1945 (GMT).
The Warriors Community team have been busy working with people across Worcestershire over the last year and have been given the perfect reward for their efforts after being nominated for a top prize at the All Parliamentary Premiership Rugby Community Awards 2013.
The Worcester Warriors Community department joined forces with Stourport Rugby Club on Tuesday to welcome nearly 90 children from local primary schools to a tag rugby tournament supported by the Aviva Premiership Rugby Schools Programme.
Ben Howard scored two tries as England Under 20s stormed to a record-breaking 109-0 victory over USA to book their place in the IRB Junior World Championship semi-finals alongside South Africa, New Zealand and Wales.
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Worcester Warriors is delighted to announce its successful long-term partnership with CitySigns is to continue after the family signage and leading display firm was confirmed as the club's Official Signage Partner.
England Under 20s - who included Worcester wing Ben Howard - fell agonisingly short against world champions South Africa in the IRB Junior World Championship, losing 31-24 in La Roche-sur-Yon on Sunday.