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RFU News

Kids play a game of rugby

18 December 2012

Sport England announces £20m RFU funding

The Rugby Football Union welcomes the Sport England announcement of £20m funding for the next four years.

RFU CEO Ian Ritchie

18 December 2012

Have your say on how English rugby is governed

The RFU wants your opinions on how best to update the constitution and for you to be part of the process.

Harlequins Director of Rugby Conor O'Shea

17 December 2012

FEATURE – 2,015 new level two coaches by 2015

More level two coaches working in rugby will be a huge boost to the base of the game’s pyramid in England, according to Harlequins Director of Rugby Conor O’Shea

Matt Parker, who has joined the England Rugby as Head of Athletic Performance

14 December 2012

Matt Parker joins England Rugby as Head of Athletic Performance

Matt Parker, former Director of Marginal Gains for British Cycling, has joined England Rugby as Head of Athletic Performance

England Forwards Coach Graham Rowntree at the launch of the QBE Coaching Club

11 December 2012

QBE launch Coaching Club with pledge for 2,015 new coaches

QBE, the business insurance specialist, and the Rugby Football Union have launched the QBE Coaching Club at Twickenham Stadium. This partnership will see 2,015 new level two rugby coaches recruited and trained by September 2015