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News: - August

Sir Ian McGeechan

13 August 2012

Peter Keen and Ian McGeechan lead England Performance Review

Peter Keen and Ian McGeechan, two of the world’s leading names in high performance sport, are working with the RFU to ensure England’s success at the highest level

England flanker Tom Croft on debut for the British and Irish Lions on the 2009 tour to South Africa

10 August 2012

I want to make you Lions – Lancaster

Stuart Lancaster delivered a rousing message to his Elite Player Squads at the summer camp in Loughborough this week, telling them he wants to make as many of them as possible British and Irish Lions tourists next summer

Joel Conlon was among the tries

10 August 2012

England Under 18 kick off tour with tight win

A first-half try from captain Gus Jones set England Under 18 on the way to a tense 28-25 win against Wales in Wellington, South Africa, with France next up on Tuesday

England and Leicester Tigers lock Geoff Parling on the 2012 summer tour to South Africa

09 August 2012

PODCAST – Parling, Joseph, Rowntree and Vickerman

This week's RFU.com podcast drops in on England's summer camp with Geoff Parling an Graham Rowntree and talks to Jonathan Joseph after his London Irish side won the JP Morgan Premiership Sevens

England Under 18 side named to play Wales

09 August 2012

England Under 18 name side to face Wales

England Under 18 have named an experienced side to face Wales in the opening game of their three-match tour to South Africa, which kicks off in Wellington tomorrow at 2.00pm (BST)