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News: - August

Graham Rowntree passes the ball in training with Steve Thompson closing in

17 August 2010

VIDEO – Squad time together is vital in world cup year says Rowntree

England Assistant Coach Graham Rowntree tells RFUtv every training session is crucial this season as England prepare for a tilt at the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand 12 months from now

England Captain Catherine Spencer and Maggie Alphonsi at the WRWC venue

17 August 2010

World Cup fever hits England

England Women have arrived at the venue for the Women’s Rugby World Cup, Surrey Sports Park in Guildford, as final preparations take place ahead of their first game against Ireland

Pete Ward, RFU Rugby Inclusion Officer (RIO) and former Middlesex RDO

17 August 2010

Breakthrough appointment with first Rugby Inclusion Officer

The Rugby Football Union has appointed England’s first Rugby Inclusion Officer, Pete Ward, to work on developing the game in disadvantaged areas

16 August 2010

Get in touch with rugby at Esher

All-comers are welcome to take part in a free to enter Touch Rugby tournament at Esher RFC on Saturday, August 21

Keighley RUFC

16 August 2010

Stay in touch with summer rugby at Keighley

New, lapsed or current rugby players can ‘get in touch’ this summer as the RFU offer free Touch Rugby tournaments at clubs around the country, with Keighley RUFC the first to offer the opportunity in West Yorkshire