5th October 2016
Former international captain Marc Palanques, who was elected president of the French Rugby League Federation in early July, has joined the board of the Rugby League European Federation.
A multiple championship and cup winner in a long and distinguished career, he returned to French rugby...[read more]
4th July 2016
Marc Palanques is the new Federation Française de Rugby a Treize president, the federation’s 15th leader, following elections held this weekend. Twenty-four directors have also been elected from whom an executive committee will be appointed under Palanques, who will resign his seat on the AS Carcassonne XIII...[read more]
27th May 2016
England overwhelmed their French counterparts with a powerful display at the Halliwell Jones Stadium. Skipper Brad Walker took the man-of-the-match award by notching up 24 points comprising 10 goals and one try.
France threatened at the opening of each half but were guilty...[read more]
16th May 2016
The 2016 RLEF Congress will be held in Bray, outside Dublin, Ireland, between 28-30 October 2016, to coincide with Ireland’s home 2017 World Cup qualifier against Russia on 29 October in the town.
RLEF chairman Maurice Watkins, CBE commented: “This will be the second Congress...[read more]
23rd December 2015
Rugby league in Europe has received a record-breaking financial boost to end what has been a pioneering season for the sport on the continent. The RLEF has been awarded a biggest-ever grant of €466.000 from the European Union’s Erasmus+ programme - one of only 22 projects...[read more]