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Pontypridd Youth Clinches Cardiff U18 Rugby Championship

Pontypridd RFC Youth Team Clinches Cardiff U18 Rugby Championship

Pontypridd, Wales – May 13th 2024 – Pontypridd RFC’s Youth Team proudly secured the Cardiff U18 Rugby Championship title in a spectacular fashion remaining undefeated throughout the entire Championship season. Their exceptional performance culminated in a resounding victory over league rivals Mountain Ash with a final score of 31-12, securing maximum league points and solidifying their dominance in the competition.

The journey to championship glory was marked by unparalleled teamwork, determination and unwavering dedication from every member of the Pontypridd RFC Youth Team. Their relentless pursuit of excellence, both on and off the field, exemplifies the club’s rich tradition of fostering young talent and nurturing a winning culture.

“We are incredibly proud of our Youth Team’s remarkable achievement in clinching the Cardiff U18 Rugby Championship title undefeated,” said Robert Downes and David Brown – The Head Coach and backs coach of Pontypridd RFC Youth Team. Team Manager Mark Thomas said: “Their hard work, discipline, and passion for the game have been truly inspiring and this victory is a testament to their exceptional talent and commitment.”

Pontypridd RFC extends its heartfelt gratitude to the coaching staff, players, parents, supporters and sponsors whose unwavering support and dedication contributed to this historic accomplishment. The club looks forward to building on this success and continuing to empower young athletes to reach their full potential on and off the rugby pitch.

Pontypridd RFC is a renowned rugby union club based in Pontypridd, Wales, with a rich history spanning over nearly 150 years. The club prides itself on its commitment to developing young talent and promoting the values of sportsmanship, teamwork and community engagement. With a dedicated coaching staff and passionate supporters, Pontypridd RFC continues to be a powerhouse in Welsh rugby both at the youth and senior levels.

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