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RFU News

QBE will host two Twickenham internationals

04 February 2013

World Cup warm-ups announced for England

England will get the chance to make some last minute tweaks to their 2015 Rugby World Cup preparations following the confirmation of three test matches in the lead up to the tournament, including two QBE Internationals at Twickenham Stadium.

A screen shot from the IBM TryTracker

01 February 2013

VIDEO - IBM TryTracker to boost fan experience

The RFU and IBM today announced a new five year agreement and the launch of a groundbreaking new live match stats platform

The RFU in Twickenham

30 January 2013

Professional Rugby Department review reports back

Sir Ian McGeechan and Peter Keen have reported back to Ian Ritchie (RFU CEO) after a thorough review of the Professional Rugby Department. The objectives of the review were to assess the structure and function of the support services and the performance pathway for players into the senior team.

A young reporter interviews RFU Chief Executive Officer Ian Ritchie

30 January 2013

LV= Launches competition to find the next generation of young rugby reporters

LV= is launching a young reporter competition designed to recognise the talents of burgeoning young rugby writers up and down the country

Rugby scrum

23 January 2013

Referees reminded to leave longer pause

RFU Head of Professional Referee Development Ed Morrison has underlined the importance of referees leaving a pause between “touch” and “set” at scrum time