Rugby (page 1)

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Zebras hit £10,000 target

A desperate fight by a rugby club to protect itself from vandals has taken a major step forward, after it hit its fundraising targets.

in Rugby - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

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Dons manager reassured

Dons manager Mark Robinson has been reassured that the club’s Plough Lane pitch will not be damaged by London Broncos games.

in Rugby - 3 weeks, 3 days ago

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Barbecue on the pitch

A Rugby Club has spoken of its disappointment after members of the public had a barbecue on its pitch at the weekend. Working Zebras Rugby Club publicly...

in Rugby - 3 weeks, 6 days ago

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Attraxor benefits Gloucs

Gloucester Rugby Head Groundsman, Stuart Lambert, believes that the use of Attraxor plant growth regulator (PGR), has helped him to achieve a stronger...

in Rugby - on 7/4/21

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Baxter discusses pitch

Exeter Chiefs DoR Rob Baxter addresses comments made by supporters and media over the state of the playing surface at Sandy Park.

in Rugby - on 25/2/21

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New natural Turf Cup

Reesink Turfcare brings invisible and complete top access in-field irrigation to Toro’s B Series sprinklers with a new natural turf cup

in Rugby - on 24/2/21

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Sports Park Colchester

Construction work has been completed on the £29m Sports Park project in Colchester. The new facility is due to open on 26 April 2021 – dependent on...

in Rugby - on 24/2/21


Keepmoat to host Eagles

Sheffield Eagles have announced that they will be playing home matches in 2021 at Doncaster’s Keepmoat Stadium. The club has revealed that, in collaboration...

in Rugby - on 17/2/21

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Football at Newbury RFC

Newbury Rugby Club identified as preferred site for new sports facility. Proposals to build a new football ground at Newbury Rugby Club have been welcomed,...

in Rugby - on 19/1/21

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Super League delay 2021

SUPER League clubs are bracing themselves for a delay to the start of the 2021 season. The campaign, which traditionally kicks off at the end of January...

in Rugby - on 15/1/21

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Cup suspended temporarily

European rugby's Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup have been temporarily suspended, organisers have confirmed. It comes after the French government...

in Rugby - on 13/1/21

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Herculean snow-clearing

When Newcastle dug deep for victory on Saturday, their efforts highlighted once again how Dean Richards has set a selfless, hard-grafting tone to inspire...

in Rugby - on 13/1/21

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Grass Chronicles Two

Christmas is a crazy time - more this year than ever - but what does it mean for Harlequins Head Groundsman Paul Sykes and his staff?

in Rugby - on 4/1/21

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Grass chronicles

How do you prepare a rugby pitch? With the Harlequins Head Groundsman. The pitch at The Stoop is looking immaculate - but how does Harlequins Head Groundsman...

in Rugby - on 29/12/20

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The feel good factor

‘The New Normal’ - one of this year’s buzz phrases that has been worn out by overuse. Yet, for school groundsmen, sports coaches and pupils, it describes...

in Rugby - on 28/12/20


York stadium completed

An 8,000-seat community stadium in York to be shared by the city's football and rugby league teams has been completed

in Rugby - on 20/12/20

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A trusted supplier

Mansfield Sand has been a long-standing supporter of the RFU’s Rugby Grounds Connected programme and the company’s expertise has been praised by former...

in Rugby - on 14/12/20


Trinity plans submitted

AFL Architects, in conjunction with Spirit of 1873 Limited, have submitted transformational plans for the Mobile Rocket Stadium in Belle Vue. At the heart...

in Rugby - on 13/12/20


A Rhino charges in ...

The groundsman for rugby league club Leeds Rhinos has stepped in to help save Whinmoor Warriors' pitch after shocking damage from a quad bike last...

in Rugby - on 12/12/20

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The man with a plan

The current ‘situation’ may have put many hopes and dreams on hold but, at Towcestrians Sports Club, it’s just another minor challenge in the progress...

in Rugby - on 30/11/20