The season restarts and we are very happy to announce that Reth Ra, one of our senior Sports Educators, is the new coach of the Under 18 ISPP – International School of Phnom Penh rugby team. They are an enthusiastic group of boys and girls, and Ra will nurture them and ensure they achieve their […]


A big thank you to Corentin Balmet & Marco Tauleigne (the Union Bordeaux-Bègles player) for organising a KB fundraising tournament at the beautiful Stade Beaulieu in Montelimar! The day was a big success with children’s rugby coaching in the morning followed by a 7-a side mixed touch tournament and finishing with an outdoor barbecue. All […]


SPREAD THE WORDS! DATES ARE SET… We are very excited to announce the CAMBODIA TENS 2017 edition will take place this year on the 28 & 29 of OCTOBER in Phnom Penh. We welcome again WOMEN’s contact, MEN’s contact and OLD BOYS (+35) contact teams to register to this great social competition 10-a-side. Registration form […]

The Good Sport Campaign

KB is running a campaign for 2017 to highlight an important message that our Sports Educators will pass on to the children under the KB program. Areas that are highlighted are gender equality and the eradication of violence as a means to resolve conflict. Todd Smith and Sreymom from Ripple Effect Cambodia spent a day […]

Interview with Sokno (Krousar Thmey)

Sreyno is a 16 years old deaf girl, studying in Grade 8 at Krousar Thmey special school and in the nearby public school (half day each every day). But above all, she is a sport lover since her childhood. A passion that Krousar Thmey together with Kampuchea Balopp helped to develop through rugby: “I started […]

The KB Day MARCH 5th

FIRST KB DAY OF THE YEAR Our KB Day brought together 400 children for a fantastic day of sport and rugby and was made possible by the generous support of the Amaris Foundation . Also, a big thank you to the UWC South East Asia children, parents and teachers from Singapore who helped out with […]


  Kampuchea Balopp is very proud to announce that it won the Rhino Grassroots Rugby Award for 2016! The winner was announced in London on Monday the 14th of November at World Rugby’s Conference and Exhibition 2016 (ConfEx) and the trophy was presented to KB representative Frederic Hervouet by Rhino CEO Reg Clarke and former WASPS and England […]


  The 2016 CAMBODIA 10’s held in late October was days of top-class rugby from our 21 participating teams. Despite some rainy conditions and plentiful mud, the three trophies were all hotly contested (Senior Mens, Old Boys, and for the first time, a Women’s competition). The Kampuchea Balopp team thanks all the players who travelled from […]

A meeting with Jerome Alfonsi

At the end of July, we had to say goodbye to Jerome Alfonsi, a lover of rugby, coach of the Rahus (Phnom Penh Team) and PE teacher at Lycée Descartes. He had a key role in the development of sport and especially rugby in Cambodia. He was a significant support for Kampuchea Balopp. Two months […]

KB Rugby Field Official Inauguration !

For a number of years Kampuchea Balopp has contributed to the development and education of Cambodian youth through sport.  Through the program, it provides educators and moral values which are essential to the sports development and well-being of the children. During this time, we have forged strong links with a growing number of NGOs from […]