Rugby is named for the town of Rugby, England, where it was first played nearly 200 years ago. Rugby league and rugby union are the two main sets of rugby rules. Learn more in Rugby, a For the Love of Sports book. Each title in the For the Love of Sports series features easy-to-read text, stunning visuals, and a challenging educational activity. A unique book code printed on page 2 unlocks multimedia content. These books come alive with video, audio, weblinks, slideshows, activities, hands-on experiments, and much more.