France has world’s only chapel dedicated to rugby

Did you know? The only chapel dedicated to rugby in the world is at Larrivière-Saint-Savin in the Landes.

It is visited by rugby supporters from around the world as well as French fans, and is always popular during international events such as the Six Nations Championship, which begins this month.

Its modern stained glass windows show the Virgin Mary with rugby players and there are around 180 rugby shirts in the chapel, which have mostly belonged to players who have died or been wounded.

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