Rugby (page 3)

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Kenilworth RFC’s dreams

Kenilworth Rugby Football Club’s dreams of a new ground have taken a step closer to becoming a reality, with the release of the initial architects’...

in Rugby - on 3/5/20

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Head Groundsman foxed

A brush with the local fox population is keeping Leeds Rhinos’ groundsman Ryan Golding busy during the coronavirus crisis.

in Rugby - on 30/4/20

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COVID-19 Ryan Golding

We spoke to Ryan Golding, Head Groundsman at Leeds Rhinos RLFC to find out how they have adapted their working practices during the COVID-19 pandemic.

in Rugby - on 30/4/20

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Technology and turfcare

The world of smart technology is evolving exponentially, and it is thought by 2020 that over 200 billion devices will be talking to each other and sending...

in Rugby - on 29/4/20

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Dragons heart for NHS

The home of Welsh Rugby, Principality Stadium, has been set up as a temporary hospital providing some 2,000 extra beds to NHS Wales as part of scenario...

in Rugby - on 20/4/20

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Gesture to the NHS

ASKAM Rugby League Club have gone above and beyond to show their appreciation for the NHS.

in Rugby - on 11/4/20

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RFU £7m relief package

Rugby Football Union (RFU) chief Bill Sweeney has said the sport wants to play a major part in getting the public back to normality, once the restrictions...

in Rugby - on 3/4/20

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Clitheroe thank NHS staff

Grateful members of Clitheroe Rugby Club have expressed their appreciation of emergency workers who are dealing with the coronavirus outbreak in a very...

in Rugby - on 2/4/20

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Oldest school ties

It is said that St Augustine first founded a school here in 597AD and it became the King’s School in 1541 when it was re-founded by Royal Charter under...

in Rugby - on 27/3/20

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Hunter preferred

Daniel Connor, groundsman at the Arthur Miller Stadium in Leeds, has reported excellent results since a new Hunter Industries irrigation system from KAR...

in Rugby - on 9/3/20

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ISEKI stay connected

ISEKI UK & Ireland has supported the RFU’s Rugby Groundsmen Connected scheme for six years by providing discounted maintenance equipment and attending...

in Rugby - on 2/3/20

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Buttar earning his bread!

In September 2019, Jim Buttar stepped into Twickenham for the first time as the Rugby Football Union’s Head Groundsperson – the man in charge of the...

in Rugby - on 2/3/20

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Dennis & SISIS inspire

The aptly named Storm Dennis certainly didn’t prevent the annual Dennis and SISIS groundcare seminar from going ahead and, by all accounts, it once again...

in Rugby - on 24/2/20

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Keeping it Simple

In the latest TurfCareBlog, Ipswich Town's Ben Connell says we all want our pitches to look and perform to the highest standard possible. However good...

in Rugby - on 18/2/20

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Keeping a lid on turfcare

Durham University ’s scale of participation in sport demands a highly regimented grounds team. Greg Rhodes met up with Paul Derrick, the facility’s...

in Rugby - on 15/2/20

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UOL to host training camp

The University of Leeds is set to host one of the training hubs for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup

in Rugby - on 25/1/20

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King's Ely keeping busy

King’s Ely sits in the shadows of the city’s splendid cathedral and its location and history demands high standards are maintained at all times. Blair...

in Rugby - on 24/1/20

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Working in most cases

New figures show that Sport England's playing field safeguarding measures, designed to protect sports provision in planning applications affecting playing...

in Rugby - on 2/1/20

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Southwark to become hub

After 6+ years of consultations and numerous meetings the plans for the redevelopment of Burgess Park sports centre have finally been approved

in Rugby - on 27/12/19

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Doctor wants 3G research

A rugby club‘s doctor has called for research to be carried out on artificial pitches after seven players suffered friction burns

in Rugby - on 19/12/19