Ex-England duo take up Arctic Challenge

Date published: January 15 2015

Delivering the Rugby World Cup on home soil stands as England’s biggest challenge in 2015 and two former Red Rose stars are looking to inspire Stuart Lancaster’s men with a world record that will see them take rugby to the North Pole.

Ex-England and Leicester Tigers full-back Tim Stimpson and former England 7s and Gloucester winger Ollie Phillips will captain two teams on an expedition to the Arctic to raise money for Wooden Spoon, the children’s charity of rugby.

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