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New Danish Rugby League Club set to face Swedish Opposition

By Murray Power, Date: 21/2/13

Copenhagen RLFC sponsored by The Black Swan Beer Bar Copenhagen is the first Rugby League Club to be formed in Denmark. 2013 sees the inaugural season from the club which will compete in a league against 3 southern Swedish clubs from March - May. Denmark and Sweden have always enjoyed a fierce rivalry and the introduction of 4 new clubs competing against each other for the first time is an exciting prospect.

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Super League big hitters back Copenhagen RLFC

By Phil Caplan, Date: 4/3/13

The launch of the first club side in Denmark, Copenhagen RLFC, this weekend has been backed by some of Super League’s star names.

Sponsored by the Black Swan Beer Bar in the city, they will play in a four team league in 2013 which will pit them against rivals from Sweden.

Denmark Win 2016 Rugby League Development Fund

Dansk Rugby League (DRL) has been awarded $2800 AUD (about 2000) on behalf of the members of the Rugby League Development Fund (RLDF), supported by Rugby League Planet.

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Denmark Rugby League host first-ever technical event

Date: 19/6/14

The Danmark Rugby League Forbund has hosted its first Rugby League European Federation activity following the successful conclusion of a match official tutor training seminar.

Part of the joint RLEF-EC Leadership Devolution Project, Wales sent two match official tutors to oversee a course attended by the German and Danish rugby leagues.

Norway travel to Denmark in search of rugby league Nordic Cup

Date: 18/8/17

Norway visit Kalundborg, 100km west of Copenhagen on Saturday seeking a first away victory against Denmark, which would also clinch them the Nordic Cup.

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IRL World Rankings: How realistic are they?

The latest IRB world rankings came out on December 10th and show the top four countries, in order, New Zealand, England, Tonga and Australia. The IRL states on its website that world rankings are based only on the results of...
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Denmark hosts rugby league coaching seminar

Date: 8/11/14

The Danish Rugby League Forbund has hosted its first ever coaching seminar as part of the latest instalment of the on-going RLEF-RLIF-EU funded ‘Leadership Devolution Project’.

The course, which was led by RLEF coach educator and Catalans Dragons head of youth development Thierry Dumaine, brought together Welsh, German and Danish participants for four days of tutor training and a practical Level 1 course.

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Denmark rugby league completes level 1 coaching course

Date: 20/6/18 The Danish Rugby League has developed a new coach educator, Richard Naylor, and two more level 1 coaches following a successful course in Bogø, as part of the EU-funded TEP project. Mark Jones from cluster partner Wales...
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Reaction from Euro nations to new Rugby League world rankings

Following the release of the new men’s, women’s and wheelchair world rankings by the IRL, there has been some significant movement for some European nations. In the men’s, Serbia – who played the most Test fixtures in 2021 –...