May 2016

Ed Slater leads his Leicester team into a crucial semi-final clash with Saracens this weekend, but is concerned by more than just the stiff opposition faced, after questioning whether the artificial surfaces increasingly used are good for the players. The game will be held at the Allianz Park, one of the venues where an artificial surface is used. [click to continue…]


1280px-European_Sevens_2008,_Wales_vs_Poland,_scrum25 English, Scottish and Welsh Rugby Players to Convene Ahead of the Rio Olympics

The wider men’s GB Olympic Rugby 7s squad has been announced. In preparation for the 2016 Rio Olympics, the 25 named players will join together for a seven-week intensive training scheme, due to commence on the 30th May and include four international competitions.

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