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A presentation that discusses the past, present and future values of Rugby Union and how they have developed and changed. The presentation also provides an insight into the political troubles the code has faced, as well as discussing how rugby union is ran as a business.

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  1. 1. <ul><li>The Growth and Development of Rugby Union, Once an Amateur Sport. </li></ul>Mitchell King (3018010) Created by:
  2. 2. Overview <ul><li>Introduction </li></ul><ul><li>History of Rugby Union </li></ul><ul><li>Growth of Rugby Union </li></ul><ul><li>Political Influence </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Conflict within the code </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Rugby Union as a Business </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Sport Tourism </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Rugby World Cup </li></ul></ul><ul><li>For Development and Expansion </li></ul><ul><li>Conclusion </li></ul>
  3. 3. Rugby: Growth has been rapid
  4. 4. Rugby: Traditionally for the private school elite and upper-middle class
  5. 5. Money, that’ s what they want!
  6. 6. Tug of War: The struggle for power and dominance <ul><li> </li></ul>
  7. 7. Sport Tourism: A crowd at a regular season game in the UK <ul><li> </li></ul>
  8. 8. Tug of War: The struggle for power and dominance <ul><li> </li></ul>
  9. 9. Infrastructure: Minnow nations do not have the money to hold a RWC <ul><li> </li></ul>
  10. 10. Growth of the game <ul><li> </li></ul>