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An Evening With Jason Robinson OBE at Castleford Phoenix Theatre
May 18 at 7:30 pm
Jason ‘Billy Whizz’ Robinson OBE is an English former dual-code international rugby league and rugby union player of the 1990s, and 2000s. Playing at wing or fullback, he won fifty-one rugby union international caps for England, and in rugby league he won twelve caps for Great Britain and seven for England. He also represented the Lions.
He managed to win every honour in rugby league before doing the same in rugby union including the world cup in Australia. He will talk through his career from growing up with a single mother who worked as a cleaner to over coming depression and battles with alcohol to become one of the best rugby players of all time.
The master of Ceremonies will be former professional Rugby player and now sports presenter/Comedian John Lebbon