League looks at Latvia

European Rugby League Federation Development Officer Kevin Rudd has just returned form leading a delegation to Latvia to discuss the possibilities of setting up the sport there.

Accompanied by Russian National coach Evgeny Klebanov and RLEF media officer and translator Julia Bennison, meetings took place with a number of parties interested in forming a Latvian RL Federation.

During the visit, a snow rugby league tournament took place in Riga between enthusiastic local players.

Assessing the potential, Rudd commented,