16 January 2018 – With more than 200 teams confirmed the participation in the upcoming National Rugby Development Program (NRDP) festival, it will be a big task to the organizer to make the festival run as smooth as possible. More than 3300 players will be in Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) during the event.
19 players from the Malaysia 7s squad who is preparing for the upcoming Commonwealth Games and Asia Games will also be there. They are part of the volunteers who will play their part as the technical officers during the festival.
Other than the national players, 30 players from men and women team of Serdang Angels will also be part of the festival. They will be spending the whole 2 days as the technical officers.
Ruggers will also need to be on top of their game during the festival. 12 coach panels/NRDP Elite Program will be there as well to look for talented players during the carnival.
The carnival will be on 20 – 21 January 2018. It will take place at the Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Serdang. 13 categories with 3 different rugby format for both girls and boys will be played during the Carnival.