In most of the leading rugby playing nations, women’s rugby is the fastest growing sport. Interestingly, in leading rugby playing nations like New Zealand, women’s rugby is growing faster than the men’s game.
Why is women's rugby growing so fast?
There are many reasons why females are embracing the game of rugby, Glen Maguire reports. One of the key triggers has been the introduction of less physical forms of the game, like rippa and tag rugby, which act as pathways to prepare women to play the more physical game of rugby.
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