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Bar Broadway sponsor new kit for Sea Serpents Rugby Club

Besi Besemar September 24, 2018

Brighton & Hove Sea Serpents the inclusive LGBT Rugby Team launch new strip at Bar Broadway their new sponsors.

PLAYERS and staff wore the new sage green kit and owners, Michael and Alistair put on a splendid buffet for the Club and their other customers.

The evening started with short speeches from Jason Thorpe, (Vice President of the rugby club and current holder of the G Scene Golden Handbag for favourite local singer and entertainer) and Ian Chaplin (Chairman of the Rugby Club) who commented on the clubs place in the local scene. He also thanked Bar Broadway for their generosity and welcome.

The sponsorship has bought the Club 25 playing shirts and 40 each of shorts, socks and training shirts which will cover the club’s needs for two seasons.

Brighton & Hove Sea Serpents are the first fully inclusive rugby club in Sussex, encouraging gay, bisexual, and trans guys to learn, experience and play rugby in a non judgemental atmosphere.

They welcome everyone who shares their vision. To find out more message their Facebook page or email:

Ian Chaplin, Chairman of the club, said: We are proud to have our kit sponsored by Bar Broadway, and proud to be members of the Sussex Rugby Football Union, the Rugby Football Union and International Gay Rugby – the body that encourages inclusive rugby across the world.”