Front Row Club goes live

The Front Row Club, a dedicated site for members to support Atlas but also access prizes and banter with rugby legends, went live in the middle of January. You can join for £10 here: www.frontrowclub.comRead more

Simon Shaw amazes kids in Kenya

The kids we work with in Kenya are lucky to be alive, 50% die before they’re 5. Those that survive are delightfully cheeky but undernourished and tiny for their ages. Welcome Simon Shaw, ex second row, and 6’8”. The first questions from the kids: “what does he eat?” And “why is he so hairy?” Despite making them look like Lilliputians, Shawsey was awesome with them. Click through for photos and video from his visit.Read more

Girls thank you from India

In India the Jungle Crows Khelo Rugby programme is equally available to boys and girls. They all go on to achieve academic success and find meaningful employment. See their video hereRead more

Merry Christmas

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Argentinian Christmas

On Thursday 13th December Argentinian Ambassador Carlos Sersale and Mrs Linette de Jagar welcomed Atlas to their London Residence for some traditional festive cheer.Read more

Thank you to the Barbarians

Huge thanks to the Barbarians Trust for making a grant of £10,000 to support Atlas's work across Argentina.Read more

Les Enfants de L’Ovale 15

Congratulations to Philippe Sella and all at Les Enfants de L’Ovale for 15 years supporting kids across France and AfricaRead more

Favourite video yet

Our favourite video from our projects. This from the Khelo project with street and slum kids in Kolkata (Calcutta). Its a few years old but still ace.Read more

Atlas announces a three year expansion in Memphis

Rugby Legends Jason Leonard and Gavin Hastings are in Vegas for the USA Sevens and will meet kids from the Atlas supported Memphis Inner City Rugby programme.Read more

Argentina All Schools makes national news

Argentinian Rugby Legends Patricio Albacete, Marcelo Loffreda and Les Cusworth joined the British Ambassador, Mark Kent and 600 children on the new Hurling Club annex in Buenos Aires to launch Atlas's All Schools Programme in Argentina on Saturday 3rd NovemberRead more

Formalisation of Atlas South Africa

The Atlas Foundation is delighted to announce that we have formalised a South African office for our Charity. With Atlas representation in UK, Ireland, Wales, USA and France this now extends to South Africa where we have been active with charity programmes and grants since 2016.Read more

Partnership with SKRUM

ATLAS have supported SKRUM to develop their vital work within Swaziland.Read more

Atlas France legally established

On Monday 1st October 2018 Atlas France was legally established. The occasion was marked by a lunch attended by Atlas Chairman Jason Leonard, CEO Sally Pettipher, Atlas France founding President Jerome Riondet and Atlas Champion Simon Shaw.Read more

Annual Dinner Success!

We enjoyed a brilliant annual dinner at the Hilton Park Lane Hotel. With over 400 guests and heroes from the past and the present, raising over £250,000 thanks to the generosity of auction donors and bidders.Read more

15th Inaugural, Invitational Fat Boys 10s!

Brilliant Weekend held by the Pot Bellied Pigs in the Philippines raising over £90,000 for charitable projects in the Far East!Read more

Visiting Tunbridge Wells RFC

Jason Leonard, Atlas Chairman, visited Tunbridge Wells RFC to meet their juniors on Sunday 2nd SeptRead more

Rugby Rowing test event

A trial run for a possible event next year. See the evidence here...Read more

Argentinian Embassy Lunch

The Argentinian Embassy hosted a brilliant lunch to support The Atlas Foundation's work in promoting rugby in disadvantaged towns in Argentina.Read more

Friends Updates

Our Atlas Friends UpdatesRead more

Golf Day 2018

Rugby and cricket superstars joined forces with 100 special guests for the 2018 Atlas golf day on Friday 29th June at Kingswood Golf Club in Surrey.Read more

England Squad visit Cape Town projects

England players visited Atlas Foundation Cape Town projects alongside Jason Leonard, High Commissioner Nigel Casey and 33 Silver Hippos.Read more

Atlas Wales at The House of Lords

Atlas Chairman Jason Leonard, Trustee Lord Addington and Rugby Champion Peter Rogers, welcomed representatives from Wales to the House of Lords on Monday June 11th 2018.Read more

Atlas takes it up a gear

Atlas has had its biggest group of riders to date at the Tour of Cambridgeshire. With over 60 riders donning the stunning new blue and pink cycling jersey, we were one of the most noticeable teams of riders on the course. With 99% of our team training a combined 0 hours, it was an incredible effort.Read more

Jason puts on his dancing shoes

We had the pleasure to be visited by Project Zulu's childrens choir. Project Zulu looks after children in rural South Africa and provides education and resources to help children succeed whilst also giving them the opportunity to play rugby.Read more