Regional partnership links are progressing with the IRB and IAYP. In Oceania opportunities are being progressed for presentations on the Award at the Millenium Institute of Sport & Health North Shore, New Zealand in March and a regional workshop with Pacific representation in Fiji in November. In Asia, the regional team met with the Philippines Rugby Football Union in Manila with plans to participate in Award Leader Training in October. The Rugby World Cup 2011 will be held in New Zealand from 9th September to 23rd October 2011.
- Source: Asia Pacific e-Newsletter