Why Touch?

Touch a game for everyone

Touch is played by millions of women, men, girls and boys of all ages, body shapes and backgrounds across the globe.

It is a unique sport that girls, boys, women and men enjoy together and against each other. Men's, Women's and Mixed competitions make Touch a very popular sport for all ages.


A lifetime sport for all

The lifecycle of a Touch player can begin at school and the journey in the sport can then last many decades as a player, coach, referee and administrator. 

Playing together

Friends, work colleagues, family members or any group of people can play Touch.  Even parents, grandparents and children can play together in teams.

Inclusive sport

Everyone can play Touch, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, ability, cultural background, ethnicity, location or life stage.

All participants should be treated with respect and dignity and protected from discrimination, harassment and abuse.