University Rugby

Hartpury and Exeter out in front after superb week in BUCS Super Rugby

Hartpury University and the University of Exeter find themselves in familiar surroundings at the top of BUCS Super Rugby following another enthralling round of action.
16 November 2018

University of South Wales aiming to use 'challenging' league to their benefit

The University of South Wales’ Ben Daniels believes BUCS Rugby’s South A division is challenging, but it can help the development of their rugby programme.
14 November 2018

"It's helped me develop as more of a team player" - Farnworth

Nottingham Trent forward Jake Farnworth believes deciding to go to university and balance his rugby with a degree has helped him improve as a player.
13 November 2018

"I will be a very proud man to watch him run out for his country"

This weekend, Sam Skinner will make his Scotland debut when they take on Fiji and his former forwards coach at Taunton Titans, Chris Brown, caught up with Gary Heatly to discuss the rise of the second-row.
9 November 2018

Wins for Northumbria and Cardiff Met increase pressure at the top

Northumbria University and Cardiff Met University both secured victories in BUCS Super Rugby as the domestic title race continues to hot up.
8 November 2018

Cardiff Met can't look too far ahead, says Northmore

Luke Northmore believes Cardiff Met have a lot more to offer as he sets his sights on helping Danny Milton’s side maintain their strong start to the season.
6 November 2018

Second half blitz helps Bath go to the summit

The University of Bath are one point clear at the top of BUCS Super Rugby after a ruthless second half performance against Nottingham Trent University.
1 November 2018

Our strength in depth has been key - Jones

Rob Jones believes the strength in depth which Manchester Met have created this year is the reason behind his side’s excellent start to the new university rugby campaign.
31 October 2018

Hartpury shine as champions crush Durham to go top

Hartpury University lead the way in BUCS Super Rugby after ending Durham’s unbeaten start to the season.
26 October 2018

Durham duo remain grounded after flying start

Ben Stevenson and Charlie Wilson reflected on Durham University’s impressive start to the season and the latter admitted: “No-one is getting carried away.”
24 October 2018

Durham and Exeter lead the way in BUCS Super Rugby

Durham University continued their fine start to the BUCS Super Rugby season as they picked up a third successive victory on Wednesday.
18 October 2018

Scottish Universities Band of Brothers

Scottish Rugby does have a history of brothers representing the national team, but last Wednesday, two sets of siblings came head-to-head at university level.
17 October 2018

Durham fightback to stun league champions Exeter

Durham University recorded their second bonus-point victory of the BUCS Super Rugby season as they narrowly beat the University of Exeter on Wednesday evening.
11 October 2018

Starting well important for building momentum - Lynn

Hartpury Head Coach Sean Lynn believes a solid start to the BUCS Super Rugby campaign is important if his side are to replicate their success of last season.
10 October 2018

Northumbria go top after thriller with Hartpury

Northumbria University are the early leaders in BUCS Super Rugby after an enthralling victory against Hartpury University at Kingston Park.
5 October 2018

Cardiff Met v Cardiff University: BUCS Super Rugby Derby Day Preview

The rivalry between Cardiff Met University and Cardiff University takes centre stage in Round Two of BUCS Super Rugby as both Welsh institutions collide at Arms Park.
2 October 2018

Nottingham Trent score last-gasp try to open with a victory

Nottingham Trent University won their opening match of the new BUCS Super Rugby season as they came from behind to score in the last minute to beat Loughborough University at Lady Bay.
27 September 2018

BUCS Super Rugby 2018/19 Season Preview

The new term is upon us and TRU assesses all 10 teams ahead of the 2018/19 BUCS Super Rugby campaign.
25 September 2018

Glasgow Gladiators 2018 Preview: University of Glasgow v University of Strathclyde

Scotland is gearing up for a weekend of Varsity action and before the showpiece event in Edinburgh, there is the small matter of a Glasgow derby taking place on Friday.
21 September 2018

Scottish Varsity 2018 Preview: University of Edinburgh v University of St Andrews

The beginning of the University Rugby season is upon us and TRU looks ahead to the annual Scottish Varsity which takes place at Murrayfield this weekend.
20 September 2018