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Community Department Shortlisted for Prestigious Award

19th September, 2017

The Wakefield Trinity Community Department has been shortlisted for the Sky Try Award in the Rugby Football League Community Awards 2017.

The award will be presented in the Manchester Suite during the Super League Grand Final at Old Trafford, on Saturday 7th October 2017.

Sky Try is all about helping more children enjoy Rugby League nationwide. It’s a ground breaking new partnership initiative between the RFL, Sky and the Rugby League Foundations.

Sky Try is the biggest ever programme of Rugby League opportunities in primary and secondary schools, helping 6000 more children and young people have fun, get active, grow in confidence and enjoy Rugby League in Wakefield.

The campaign inspires children and young people through Wakefield Trinity and major Rugby League events. Sky Try is changing the future of Rugby League by giving thousands of children and young people a high quality introduction to the sport and helping them to find more local playing opportunities – from school teams to local community clubs, our award winning match day festivals  and double award-winning talent pathway programme.