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07. March 2015 · Comments Off on Jonny Wilkinson Participates In Rugby Skills Program As Sky Academy Ambassador · Categories: Jonny Wilkinson · Tags: , , , ,

New Sky Academy Ambassador & rugby great Jonny Wilkinson recently participated in rugby skills program that was meant to inspire little students in exploring their rugby skills. The skill session was an initiative by Sky Academy and was hosted at Guildford County School.

It was Jonny’s maiden visit to the skill session as the new Sky Academy Ambassador where he met more than thirty eager students who were greatly benefited from participating in the Sky Sports Living for Sport. He was accompanied by mentors from Sky Sports Living for Sport Athlete, Rugby World Cup hero Maggie Alphonsi & GB Brown, captain of GB National Wheelchair Rugby squad. Brown held a practical session named “Six Keys to Success” that was themed around life skills & athletes identified them as helping aide in successful sports stories.

The Guildford County School students had this great opportunity to listen to Jonny as the rugby great went on to share his own personal experiences regarding life skills collected through sport & how those have assisted him both off & on the pitch. More »

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29. January 2015 · Comments Off on Jonny Wilkinson says England must win Six Nations before World Cup · Categories: Jonny Wilkinson · Tags: , ,

Former England international Jonny Wilkinson has said that the team must win the upcoming Six Nations Championship in order to stand a chance of reclaiming the Rugby World Cup.

Wilkinson entered the folklore of English rugby when he landed the winning kick to clinch the Rugby World Cup for England in 2003 and he believes Stuart Lancaster’s side must become the new kings of Europe before they can even think about becoming champions of the world.

England has finished in second place in each of the last three editions of the Six Nations Championship and Lancaster, during his reign as head coach, has never been able to lead them to any kind of success in the international stage. More »

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