RHINO GRASS ROOTS RUGBY AWARD 2016

  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 KB Day DECEMBER 11th

LAST KB DAY OF THE YEAR – WE DID IT! On the 11th December 2016 was the last KB day of the year took place at ISPP field under a stunning overcast Cambodian sky. It was by far the biggest KB day we have ever handled with the presence of 540 participants (from 5 to […]

CAMBODIA TENS 2016

  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 […]

Bangkok Tens: Cambodian Women team on the podium !

The first Cambodian club team to participate in the prestigious Bangkok International Rugby Tens Tournament, returned back to Phnom Penh this Monday with a lot of wonderful images in their heads and the knowledge that they had exceeded everyone’s expectations.  The 16 women rugby players, trained weekly by Kampuchea Balopp, did a remarkable job in […]

Saint Valentine’s Rugby Tournament !

On the 14th of February 2016, Kampuchea Balopp was excited to invite 8 teams (6 women + 2 boys) for a nice and fun rugby tournament. For this special occasion, we had the great pleasure to welcome 5 British Referees who came with a luggage full of new rugby balls ! Those referees, who come […]

The launch of the CDIDF program with Krousar Thmey !

This week, Krousar Thmey Foundation and Kampuchea Balopp have started a huge and passionate project: Sport sessions for ALL the deaf and blind student of Phnom Penh Thmey School! 25 hours of Physical Education session every week in order to give access to sport to more than 150 disabled children ! So proud to be […]

Kampuchea Balopp Christmas Day !!

On the 13th of December was organized our last Kampuchea Balopp Day of 2015, on the beautiful field of the ISPP – International School of Phnom Penh new campus. 12 NGOs, 2 International School, 25 volunteers, more than 400 children who share during 6 hours their passion for rugby despite their differences: This morning of […]

International Bangkok 7s: A dream come true

On the 7th and 8th of November, Kampuchea Balopp gave the opportunity to 12 girls from our NGO partner Pour un Sourire d’Enfant (PSE) to participate in the 2015 edition of The Bangkok International Rugby Sevens. It was the first time that a women’s Cambodian rugby team has ever participated in such a big tournament […]