Watch: rugby player’s epic fail in beer slide challenge

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A rugby player taking part in a beer chute challenge had an epic miss and fell, with video showing him sending all the pints flying on a table.

The Blaina RFC Wales player crashed into a table full of lager after sliding down a waterslide mat and landing on his stomach.

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The video showing the challenge was popular with amateur rugby clubs in Wales.

It shows players drinking alcohol after using a water slide mat.

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How did teammates react to the player’s fall?

But one player slammed into the table, spilling all his teammates’ beers.

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Blaina captain Luke Rees, 25, said: “Everyone just went nuts, they didn’t know whether to be angry or burst out laughing, he toasted a bit for that.

“It brought everyone together a little bit more.”

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He added, “It was a special moment that meant we left Saturday in arms together.”

Why are rugby clubs in Wales taking on this challenge?

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Luke Rees explained how South Wales rugby clubs love to have fun and make real connections and this challenge is one way to do that.

He said: “A big part of being a South Wales rugby club is having fun and making real connections. That was our goal for Saturday, just to bring the old and new players together.

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“It definitely brought us closer.”

He added: “To be perfectly honest it came from the back of another rugby club doing it and we saw the video online and thought it would be fun to try.”

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