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RFU News

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

Rory Teague kicking

23 January 2013

Teague to captain England Counties

Teague is a well-known name in rugby circles and today will see another achievement for the family, as Rory Teague is named captain for the England Counties squad seeking to secure a first victory on Irish soil

Rugby Football Union CEO Ian Ritchie

18 January 2013

Upcoming governance consultations postponed due to weather

The upcoming events in Salisbury and Bristol on January 21 and 22 respectively have been postponed due to the current weather conditions