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The Rugby Football Union's All Schools Programme was launched in September 2012 and aims to increase the number of secondary state schools playing rugby union.
The Rugby Football League has |agreed a new five-year deal for the BBC to continue televising the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup and highlights of the First Utility Super League.
ABOUT THE NRFL The National Rugby Football League is owned by RugbyLaw, LLC, a Minneapolis/St.
The Southbridge Rugby Football Club is extremely proud and excited to announce that our most famous son, All Blacks legend Dan Carter will be playing for our Division 1 side against Glenmark @ 2:45pm Saturday
ERC awaited the conclusion of a Rugby Football Union (RFU) disciplinary hearing involving London Welsh, as well as London Welsh's subsequent appeal against the RFU decision, before beginning its own investigation into Keats' registration for the 2012-13 Amlin Cup.
The Irish Rugby Football Union today announced that it will not be offering a new contract to Declan Kidney after his current agreement ends (on 30 June), with Declan's role as Ireland's senior men's coach ceasing today," said a statement on the IRFU website.
The inclusion of Irish Rugby Football Union Ulster Branch (IRFU) will add strength to this project through the joined up partnership and co-ordinated approach with the IFA and G.
I spoke to Rugby Football Union director of operations Rob Andrew a month or so ago, telling him I'm not interested at this time.
Written by Bradford playwright Mick Martin, it tells of players' rebellion against the Rugby Football Union's decision to enforce the amateur principle of the sport, meaning participants would no longer be paid.
Summary: John Steele has left his post as Rugby Football Union chief executive after a chaotic nine months into the role.
We already have the UAE and Qatar as members of the Asian Rugby Football Union (ARFU) and Saudi Arabia is working on it at the moment.
BAHRAIN Rugby Football Club (RFC) duo Shane Stapleton and Dan Bell set off for Australia last night as part of the Arabian Gulf squad set to take part in this weekend's Gold Coast International Sevens, reports Tom Hanratty.
The event, which is being treated as a test event to the Delhi Commonwealth Games 201, is also a part of the Asian Rugby Football Union Sevens Series.
Meantime, Secretary General of the Asian Rugby Football Union (ARFU) Ross Mitchell is slated to attend the games for the first time and hold talks with the sport officials of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
RUGBY Football Union chief executive Francis Baron has vowed that England will contribute to a "magic decade of sport" by delivering the best World Cup ever.