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Rugby on the beach

PETE FISHER/Northumberland Today

PETE FISHER/Northumberland Today

Eight-year-old Audrey Clarke from the Cobourg Saxons does her best running past players from Ajax at Cobourg beach Sunday. The inaugural Cobourg Saxons Beach Rugby Festival included 250 children, 12-and-under, from 24 team participated in the tournament. Rugby Canada and Rugby Ontario donated inflatable fields which were used for the first time on a beach.