Today is World Mental Health Day. If anyone ever needs a chat, we’re always here to listen. Touch Rugby like any sport is a great way to have a great time, get some exercise, meet new people and give yourself a distraction from everyday life. We’re a
A selection of snaps from a great day at the @bglgroup Dragon Boat Race for @build_it_international We ache all over today, but it was so worth every bit of effort, from the fundraising booze trolley back in June, through to the quiz night in AugustPeterborough City Rowing Club
@build_it_international Hope the aches and pains have now passed, and that you're able to fully bask in your glory!! 🙌🏆🎉
We’ll get the official photos up later, but the Blues Cruise have just won the @bglgroup Dragon Boat Race!!! - Fastest time of the day: 71.25 seconds - Second highest amount fundraised for @build_it_international £3027.36 - First place in the final -Peterborough City Rowing Club
@build_it_international Yay, fantastic!! Well done 🛶💪🏆🙌🍾🇿🇲 #GoBlues #BuildingBrighterFutures #Zambia
Our fundraising deadline has been reached and we’ve gone and knocked it out of the park!!! This goes towards our @bglgroup Dragon Boat Race placings on 28/9/2019. Half of our points total comes from our ranking on the fundraising leaderboard. We came
@kirstyapril90 Amazing work! 😍😍
@caroline_raines Nice work! See you at the start line! 🛶🛶
Great news, we’re confirmed entrants for Round 1 of the @midlandstigers Winter ERDS @lincolntouch It’ll be exciting to step up a level and test ourselves against some experienced sides. See you there! ️#touchrugby #touchfooty #touchfootball #midlan
@ryanwins_ Bring it on 🙅🏻♂️🙌
Calling all of our @bglgroup colleagues on our Pegasus/Saxon site!!! On 18/9/2019 we’re holding a #shirt2work day. For a £1 donation to the Blues Cruise dragon boat, you can wear your favourite sports team’s shirt around the office to celebrate the 2
@shanikatrotman I'm gutted I'll be working from home that day 😢😢 great cause guys!
It’s your last chance to sign up for our Introduction to Touch Rugby, a few places are still available for 8-15 year olds. We’ll even be joined by local youth players who were recently crowned European Junior Champions! 🥇 It’s totally free of charge,
The BGL Blues are proud to present their Introduction to Touch Rugby session on 30/8/2019 for 10-15 year olds. See the picture for full details, the signup link will run through everything in full. In the evening we’re hosting a Quiz Night to fundraPeterborough Rugby Club
@build_it_international Fantastic 🙌 Good luck with both the intro session and the quiz night, great stuff! 🤗🇿🇲
@smith1988adam @ryanwins_ I love a bit of #ethos 🙅🏼♂️
@scottieleyla Enjoyed it today thanks for having me - see you again next week 👍🏻👍🏻😬
We’re proud to present our Team Charter! Our recent End of Season Dinner saw us look back at last year’s goals that we set at the previous dinner. One of our goals was to create a team charter to codify what the BGL Blues are all about. Great work
Our awards winners for 2018/19 are; -Player’s Player and Coach’s Player: Social Sec Sam - June MVP and Captain’s Player: Carl - Breakthrough Player: Toni - Try of the Season: Bilbo at Stewarts and Lloyds - Safe Hands Award for Biggest Cock-Up: Joe fo
With all the excitement of Leicester over, it was time to turn our attention back to the Blues Cruise dragon boat. Our captain Ryan drew the lucky winner out of the pot today, the entire contents of the trolley went to Tara! Congratulations, we hope
@build_it_international Fantastic! 🙌 Thank you all so much. Your support is #BuildingBrighterFutures in Zambia😊🇿🇲 Can't wait to hear more over the coming months 👍
Amidst yesterday’s post-tournament celebrations, we crowned Toni our new MVP. She’s really stood out during the Bedford Summer ERDS and Leicester Tigers tournaments. She’s learned Touch really fast, only starting with us in late February. Since then
@toni_tb Thanks, such awesome words!!!! 💙
BGL Blues picking up the silverware. They had their doubters, but they proved them wrong. What a great day, everyone had a massive amount fun. Thank you to @bglgroup for giving its employees an opportunity to take part in an event like this. UnforgeWelford Road Stadium
@eltonholmes 👍 Well done to all
@nicnaks21 Well done guys!
The fixtures for 7th June at Leicester Tigers are out! Both Blues teams have tough fixtures against returning teams. We’ve got got to face teams in both pools from 2018 shield winners Global Payments and 2018 champions Hafele. Les Bleus also take on
The BGL Blues have launched their charity Dragon Boat team, the Blues Cruise! We’re taking part in the @bglgroup Dragon Boat Race on 28/9/2019 at Peterborough City Rowing Club, raising funds for @build_it_international to build and add to schools in
@build_it_international Amazing 🙌 Thank you 😊 We can't wait to see more, good luck Blues 😀 🇿🇲🛶 #BuildingBrighterFutures
Tuesday morning sessions are back. 07:00-08:00 whilst we have light mornings. We had 11 turn up bright and early today. Thanks to Ryan and Sam for putting the session together! If this suits you better than Friday lunchtime, feel free to come along.
Having a well earned pint after the opening night of the Peterborough summer touch league. The results were; 2-0 win vs Yaxley Yaks 3-2 win vs Borough U16 3-2 win vs Borough U14 Great work guys! Plenty to take away, good points and stuff to work on.
The countdown to the @leicestertigers Corporate Touch Tournament is on, 5 weeks to go! Last week, we received some massive news. The training and matchday squads had long outgrown the 12 player squad we could take to Leicester. We’ve managed to enter
On Sunday, the BGL Blues competed in Round 1 of the Summer Eastern Region Development Series (EDRS) hosted by #yaxleyyaks at @peterboroughrfc In the pool stage we beat @midlandstigers U18 (Lincs), lost to @northamptoncoys and @norwichrebelstouch toPeterborough Rugby Club
The Blues are loving their new @srgelite vests, we had a nice surprise when they were dropped off to us at the tournament earlier! Excuse the facial expressions, the sun came out mid-photo. We’ve really got to get working on our tans lads! Well done
@pjgads Mans big
Our latest MVP has been awarded to our founding father and Club Secretary: Rambo! Very appropriate, as we’ve just hit our second anniversary. He started it all by assembling the team that went to Leicester in 2017, he was central to the group that de
@eltonholmes He’s the man!
28th April 2019 marks the 2 year anniversary of the BGL Blues! Our first training session was basic ball handling skills, running up and down the new car park behind Saxon House. It was the start of a six week crash course in Touch that saw us win t
Here’s the BGL Blues team that won yesterday’s charity quiz night, beating teams from across the business that turned out to support a great cause. Goda and Mark would like to thank everyone that took part, they’ve smashed their fundraising target!
@emorris28 Well done guys 👍🏼
@build_it_international Fantastic, well done! 🙌🇿🇲🎉 #BuildingBrighterFutures
After just a couple of months, we’ve hit 250 followers! Thanks for the follows and likes, it’s been great fun on Insta so far. Can’t wait to share everything that’s happening over the summer, we’ve got a load of things lined up both on and off the pi
Today marks four months until our End of Season Awards dinner, so why not take a look back at last years inaugural event? Held in the sweltering 30C+ heat of last summer, we sensibly opted for a black tie dinner at the Bull Hotel. The night include
Today has been a busy day for the Blues. We recently had a catch up meeting, where one of the objectives we set was to create a team charter. We held that meeting today, some excellent ideas came to the fore and great to see lots of common ground whe