The BKK Lions

The Bangkok Lions rugby union, better known as the BKK Lions was created when old rugby players from Bangkok came together and formed the team.

The driving force behind this creation was to motivate young players to take more interest in the sport, and make rugby their career. So that young generations can learn to appreciate and practice the game of rugby was the main aim behind the formation of the BKK Lions.

Our Formation

The Bangkok Lions Rugby Union was formed by a group of people who played the game themselves. A very noble thought was behind the formation of the team, which is more popularly known as the BKK Lions.

The main motive was to encourage more and more youngsters, such as children between the ages of four and ten to take interest in the game of rugby, and ensure that they take the game forward.

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Focus on BKK Lions

The Bangkok Lions Rugby Union or the BKK Lions was founded and established by a group of people in the region who used to play the game themselves.

The main motive behind the formation of the Lions was to promote the game and make it known among a new generation of youngsters, especially to children between the ages of 4 and 10 in the city and then gradually spread it throughout the country. Having begun as a very small initiative, the Lions have treaded a path uncharted previously and have been very successful in what they set out to do.

BKK Lions: An Insight into their Formation

With the main motive to spread the word about rugby to the new generation, especially among the children aged between 4 and 10 years, the old players of rugby set up a union for the rugby players of Thailand and named it the Bangkok Lions Rugby Union or BKK Lions in short.