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New Zealand rugby hero Dan Carter kicked off MasterCard’s Worldwide Partnership with Rugby World Cup 2015 in central London today. To celebrate the partnership the world’s leading points scorer and MasterCard ambassador fine-tuned his kicking on the River Thames by kicking at London’s biggest set of rugby posts, Tower Bridge.

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The fifth-placed side knows a win against the Bulls at Allianz Stadium is crucial if it wants to keep its finals dreams alive.

The Waratahs also know the considerable risks associated with their style of running rugby, risks that cost them against the Brumbies, Sharks and, most recently, the Force. 669 more words

Rugby Museum and the rain

We had quite a wet week in Wellington, I think we only had one day where there was no rain at all, unfortunately the wet weather has followed us, and has been joined by near gale force winds. 147 more words

New Zealand

By Some Miracle...

Our rugby team is officially 2-0. For the second week in a row, we were trailing late and got the go-ahead try with less than 5:00 to play. 78 more words

On Coaching

Rugby, terribile scontro durante Leinster-Benetton

Christian Loamanu, centro del Benetton Treviso, si trova in ospedale a Dublino dopo un tremendo scontro di gioco con Kirchner del Leinste… 19 more words

Contact Sports, my female story

One of my biggest pet peeves is engaging in a conversation about my sport with an individual that does not seem to feel that it is legitimate.   400 more words

NowThat’sWhatIWouldProbablyCallAnAlbumCoverRight? #2 - Ladies and gentlemen we are floating in space (1997)

“Without music, life would be a mistake.”

-Friedrich Nietzsche.

17 years on, spiritualized’s third album is seen as a landmark rock record, a space rock symphony of great scope and emotion that signified frontman Jason Pierce’s ambitions yet seemed both outside and tangentially part of the UK ‘Britpop’ scene of the late 1990′s, both classical and modern. 264 more words