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Mar 08, 2017 14:27 |  #241

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A couple from Cornish All Blacks (Launceston RFC) v Bournemouth RFC, a real old school rugby afternoon A muddy old day but strangely less than 10 minutes of rain during the whole match. Just a shame in the kicking image the ball was the wrong side of his boot.
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Rugby at its finest! It's a bit different now with their synthetic jerseys and indoor stadia, but I remember the old school rugby where the cotton jerseys would weigh twice as much as dry, caked with mud and soaked with rain. Coming from the Pacific Northwest, I can relate! :D

Also, I'm not exactly sure what the big fella is doing on the wrong side of the ruck in the 1st photo! :)


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Mar 08, 2017 15:45 as a reply to  @ post 18295532 |  #242

Heavy Cornish mud. Makes a change from Footie. Yes big shame about the ball being wrong side of his foot.




  
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Mar 08, 2017 18:09 |  #243

College D1A Rugby. Davenport at Life University


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Mar 12, 2017 09:32 |  #244

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Mar 13, 2017 18:57 as a reply to  @ Jorgac's post |  #245

Great shot. The lighting is cool. I always grab this shot at each game for some reason too. Here's mine from last Saturday.


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Mar 15, 2017 07:26 |  #246

The North of Scotland is not noted for its bright weather in winter so ISO > 1600 is the norm. Sometimes 12000 ... and then it rains ...

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Mar 15, 2017 08:46 as a reply to  @ TheLaird's post |  #247

Great shots... remind me of the mud fight scene at the start of "The last remake of Beau Geste"


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Mar 15, 2017 12:46 |  #248

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Mar 16, 2017 09:29 |  #249

It's the end of the KPMG Premiership - The Grand Championship Final.

Seems like a suitable image for the (rear) end of the season.

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Mar 16, 2017 10:21 |  #250

Last one pick of the bunch for me.


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Mar 16, 2017 10:42 |  #251

Last one is great, but # 2 for me! As a scrumhalf, I'm always partial to a long pass from the base of the ruck!


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Mar 18, 2017 03:29 |  #252

Opening week of Club Rugby in Northland New Zealand - Kamo (my home town) vs Hikurangi (about 20km up the road)
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Mar 18, 2017 04:37 |  #253

Milutiche wrote in post #18303951 (external link)
Opening week of Club Rugby in Northland New Zealand - Kamo (my home town) vs Hikurangi (about 20km up the road)
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Mar 18, 2017 13:42 |  #254

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That might hurt! -?

When I was editing I thought the same thing, but in the next frame the hand had slipped off :eek:


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Mar 18, 2017 15:05 |  #255

Milutiche wrote in post #18304335 (external link)
When I was editing I thought the same thing, but in the next frame the hand had slipped off :eek:

I am personally not a fan of even a slight grazing in that area.


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