When boys’ mentoring charity Big Buddy talks about finding positive male role models for fatherless 7 to 14-year-olds, they’re not asking for saints or sports stars to put their hands up.
Although, anyone watching some of the Gallagher Chief’s best-known rugby players and five ‘Little Buddies’ at a training session last week would be convinced otherwise.
Thanks to a very thoughtful benefactor, 5 pairs of Hamilton Big and Little Buddies got to spend almost three hours in the company of famous sportsmen.
The group, including Big Buddy area coordinator Andrew McFadden, were shown round the team’s facilities and treated to lunch. They then spent an hour on the field with Damian McKenzie, Stephen Donald, Liam Messam and Anton Lienert-Brown…..
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