KEEP IT UP! Harrogate RUFC’s Barry Frost

Harrogaet RUFC’s summer signing Barry Frost swaps the oval ball for a tennis sphere to tackle the Ackrill Sport keepy uppy challenge.

With teammate Danny Matthews scoring 19, hope was high Frost could challenge the footballers when he took part.

But would he beat his ‘Gate teammate, or was he rivalling the scores at the bottom of the leaderboard.

Watch the video to find out.


88 - Leigh Franks, Harrogate Town

68 - Jordan Emsley, Wetherby Athletic

36 - Lawrence Hunter, Harrogate Railway

32 - Adam Bolder, Harrogate Town

32 - Josh Buckley, Wetherby Athletic

29 - Colin Hunter, Harrogate Railway

28 - Liam Hardy, Harrogate Town

27 - Craig Nelthorpe, Harrogate Town

19 - Danny Matthews, Harrogate RUFC

16 - Nathan Cartman, Harrogate Railway

13 - Lee Ashforth, Harrogate Railway

9 - Dwayne Samuels, Harrogate Town

7 - Rob Youhill, Harrogate Railway

3 - Jed Vale, Wetherby Athletic

Watch Brazilian Soccer School teenage sensation Brandon Thompson rack up 2713 tennis ball kick-ups

The rules:

Each sportsmen tells the camera who they are.

They receive a tennis ball.

They have to keep the tennis ball in the air with use of their head, thighs, feet, and any other limb bar their hands.

Each player has three goes.

When the ball hits the floor for the third time, it’s curtains.

Their score goes onto the leaderboard.

The player with the most is the winner.

Does your club fancy having a go? Email to organise filming.

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