Already 4 years ago, when the Rugby Klub Bratislava was newly created, we got the benefit of the Rugby World Cup 2015 to get the amateur sport promoted.
It was like yesterday, having an interview with the Slovak radio. – Charlie
- The 2015 Rugby World Cup just ended recently, therefore Zuzana Botiková decided to dedicate a special feature to the phenomenon of rugby in Slovakia. “I have never seen it and I have no idea about the rules, or how it is played”, would be a typical answer you’d hear if you asked a random Slovak in the street about rugby. Even if Slovaks might sound a bit ignorant about this sport nowadays, the history of rugby in Slovakia stretches to the early 1920s. Join us to learn more interesting historical sporting facts.
Interview by Zuzana Botiková, with Charles CIMETIERE