‘PRO Partner Group were proud sponsors of the ‘JONESY’S X-MEN’ participants in the International Veterans Section of the Dubai 7’s. Dave ‘Jonesy’ Jones was a long standing member of Doha RFC who fell victim to Motor Neurone Disease (MND) and died three years ago. Jonesy’s X-Men try to raise money for MND charities. This year and two years ago, the money was donated to the J9 Foundation set up by Joost van der Westhuizen, the famous RSA scrum half, who is also a victim of this syndrome.
The J9 Legends were the winners of this years International Veterans Section and after their victory, the monies raised were presented to Joost’s brother, Pieter by Jane Ashford, Director of PRO Partner Group.’