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With six months to go until England welcomes the rest of Europe to Nottingham for the biggest ever European Touch Championships, England Touch High Performance Director Ben Powell says that he has been pleased by the first phase of preparations. Over 300 athletes were initially selected for the pre-Christmas training camps, a number reduced before the squads reconvene in West ...

The England Touch organising committee has launched the ‘On-Siders’– the official volunteer programme for European Touch Championships 2020. The On-siders will be made up of volunteers from across the country and will be the faces of the Tournament, showcasing the values of Touch as well as welcoming the world to Nottingham, England when the Euros returns in July. Recruitment ...

There are now just six months to go until the biggest ever European Touch Championships comes to England! The University of Nottingham’s Highfields Sports Centre will once again be host venue, having showcased itself during a 2018 Euros which itself set records. That year had 63 teams from 17 nations, but those figures are set to be smashed in 2020 with a 33 percent expansion ...

The start of the year saw a number of rule amendments adopted by Touch Football Australia for their domestic calendar. These amendments – which were made by a group of some of the most experienced Touch players, coaches and officials – were designed to reflect the modern game and represent the first significant formal changes in 20 years. They were also discussed extensively a ...

England Touch has been working closely with Dr Duncan Mascarenhas, Associate Professor of Sport Psychology and Coaching at Edinburgh Napier University, to bring you an interactive, free and online course about Touch Rules. Duncan is a well-established member of the Touch community and in the England Men’s 50s squad training ahead of the 2020 European Touch Championships, with ...

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