Buddhist monk helps rugby club (BBC)

October 15, 2003

A rugby club is calling on the skills of a Buddhist monk to help improve their game.

Caerphilly Rugby Club have enlisted the help of Gelong Thubten to help the players better their performance on the field.

It is hoped that the ancient art of meditation will help the Welsh premiership squad to improve their final scores for the rest of the season.

So far this year, the club has lost six of its 10 games, but they hope that they will hit a winning streak after a few sessions with Thubten.

Mike Johns, the honorary secretary of the club, who helped arrange the course said it was about “focusing the minds of all those … Read more »