Representing the English Lions is the highest representative honour in the Community Game.
The Lions concept was introduced following the formation of the Community Board in 2005 and since then sides at both men's and youth level regularly play games at both home and abroad.
The English Lions Men’s side draws on players from BARLA, Student RL, Tier Four, Tier Five and the Armed Forces. The side is open to all Community players via a clear and open selection policy.
Head coach: Ian Rooney Assistants: Colin Brown and Richard Owen
The English Lions Under 18 side is made up of the best players from across the country. The side is open to all Community players via a clear and open selection policy.
Coaches: Peter Williams and Alan Coleman