Thompson & Greenfield on Rainbow Laces

Ahead of this weekend’s Rainbow Laces Round, Wigan’s Rachel Thompson and Rebecca Greenfield have spoken openly and honestly of their experiences as LGBTQ+ players in Rugby League.

This weekend’s Rainbow Laces Round is part of the Betfred Super League’s ongoing Tackle The Tough Stuff campaign, which in partnership with several leading charities, highlights some of the most pressing issues surrounding physical and mental health.

Speaking in a video released on Thursday, the two Wigan and England players discuss their varied experiences and highlight how the inclusive nature of rugby has helped them.

Watch the full video below.

For more information on the Tackle The Tough Stuff campaign, click here.