The RPA today announced a new partnership with The Tom Maynard Trust, which will sponsor the RPA’s annual Academy Induction Day for first year registered academy players at Aviva Premiership Clubs.
The Tom Maynard Trust was created in memory of former Glamorgan and Surrey cricketer and rising England batsman Tom Maynard, who was tragically killed in London in June 2012.
The Trust has already established a successful partnership with the PCA (Professional Cricketers’ Association), sponsoring their Rookie Camp, and has now extended this support to rugby stars of the future.
The partnership which starts on 12th August at the RPA’s Academy Induction Day at Loughborough University, will run for three years and is a good example of rugby and cricket working together to prepare theyoung men coming into professional sport. Read more