Ep.78 The Life of a Rugby Wife in Japan ft. Abbie Bedwell-Curtis

1h 4m | Feb 15, 2023

Welcome back to the Japan Rugby Weekly Podcast!

I'm Doug the translator, and I'm joined by Co-Host Heiden Bedwell-Curtis from the Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Sagamihara Dynaboars.

This week we are joined by a very special guest, Abbie Bedwell-Curtis, who is married to podcast co-host Heiden. Abbie shares her story as a wife of a professional rugby player, as well as explaining the hardships that come with living in a foreign country. We often think of rugby players (and their families) having glamourous lives, but as you hear in this episode, its not always the case. I took a great deal out of this talk we had as it shows that all is not always just conveyer belt sushi and bullet trains when you live in Japan.

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