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England Age Groups

Ollie Phillips

30 August 2013

PODCAST: Phillips sets sail and Spencer returns to rugby

On this week’s RFU podcast, we hear from England Sevens skipper Ollie Phillips as he prepares to set sail as one of the newest members of the Great Britain tackling the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race

Peter Walton

28 August 2013

Walton excited by quality of academies tournament

A trip to Harrow School on Friday for a tournament featuring seven of the best academies in England and Wales has whetted Peter Walton’s appetite ahead of the coming season

England U18 visit Desmond Tutu HIV centre in South Africa

21 August 2013

VIDEO - England U18 follow in Barack Obama's footsteps

The England Under 18 squad paid a visit to the Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation Centre in South Africa during their recent visit to the country, just one month after US President Barack Obama visted

Ian Peel

20 August 2013

Peel reflects on summer of success

England age-grade forwards coach Ian Peel has enjoyed a successful summer by all accounts – a maiden IRB Junior World Championship win in France with the Under 20 side in June was backed up by an excellent summer tour to South Africa with their Under 18 counterparts in August

John Fletcher

20 August 2013

Fletcher explains all-round benefit of U18s South Africa tour

England Under 18s head coach John Fletcher has hailed his side’s three-game tour to South Africa as a great success that showcased some of his players’ best rugby while allowing them to immerse themselves in Rainbow Nation’s rich culture