Whitby RUFC launch fundraising push as long awaited return to action draws nearer

Whitby Rugby Club have launched a fundraising appeal on crowdfunder, in association with Sport England, to try and improve their facilities as they return to action after a lengthy lay-off due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Tuesday, 23rd March 2021, 2:40 pm

The funds raised via he club’s appeal will go towards improving the clubhouse roof and improving accessibility to the club’s facilities.

Improvements needed at their Showfield ground include work on the roof of the clubhouse, improvements to access to the building, extending parking facilities, improvements to changing rooms.

Some of the funding will also be earmarked to helping recruit more players of all ages to help increase participation numbers at the club.

The link to donate to Whitby RUFC can be found at https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/raising-the-roof-for-securing-rugby-in-whitbyWhitby Rugby Club will also be returning to training activities as soon as possible after March 29, all rugby activities will be in line with the RFU’s return to rugby’s roadmap.

For more information on the club and their fundraising appeal, follow their social media accounts for further information closer to the time, both returning and new players welcome.

You can find them on Twitter via @WhitbyRUFC and Facebook @whitby.rugbyclub or via http://www.whitbyrugbyclub.co.uk/