London 2012 has confirmed 7,300 inspirational Torchbearers who will carry the Olympic Flame around the country, and announced the details of the Relay street by street. Our very own Keith Butten has been selected to carry the touch near Hatfield on Sunday 8th July between 3pm and 4.30pm.
Luton Rugby Club are hosting an Olympic celebration on Sunday 8th July when two of the clubs most successful Youth sides from recent years reunite and take each other on in ‘The Burnout’.
In a typical end of season game, a much changed Luton side faded after a bright start and went down to a comprehensive defeat away at CS 1863 in their final National Three London & South East league game.
East Midlands name 2 Luton players to take on the Army "A" side in a match that kicks off at 5pm on the 20th March. This game serves as a warm up to the main Saints v Army match at 7.45pm. The team contains players from East Midlands clubs and that resident in the East Midlands area and serves as a warm up for the County Championship campaign.
Luton Under 15s defeated Olney RFC in the Final of the East Midlands’ Plate on Sunday in a fiercely contested but entertaining match played in glorious conditions. Luton’s - running out clear winners by four tries to two and bringing back the East Midland’s Plate to Newlands Road!
EX-LUTON Rugby star Mark Kohler has admitted he misses Newlands Road despite making his mark with Bedford Blues, Luton are a great club. A lot of clubs now are doing not so well because of the financial situation, but Luton seem to be keeping their head above water and doing really well.