Championship

Ealing Trailfinders add Kieran Campbell to coaching panel

Ealing Trailfinders have confirmed the addition of former Ireland international Kieran Campbell to the coaching panel ahead of the 2021/22 season.
6 April 2021

Why the return of the Championship means much more than just the resumption of the second tier

Joe Harvey spoke to current Premiership stars Lewis Ludlow and Dan Robson, as well as Wasps head coach Lee Blackett, about the importance of the competition.
2 March 2021

Saracens sign United States international Ruben De Haas

Saracens have confirmed the signing of United States international scrum-half Ruben De Haas on a two-year contract.
22 February 2021

Championship competition set to kick-off from 6th March

The Rugby Football Union has confirmed that the 2020/21 season of the Championship will kick off from 6th March.
9 February 2021

Ealing Trailfinders sign Southern Kings lock Bobby de Wee

Ealing Trailfinders have confirmed the signing of lock Bobby de Wee from Southern Kings.
16 January 2021

Hartpury coach Ryan Lamb hopes ring-fencing idea will only be a short-term measure

The former Premiership and Championship player has experienced both sides of the coin, but he can understand why top-flight clubs are looking to protect themselves after a turbulent 12 months.
6 January 2021

Revamped Championship to kick-off in March

The Rugby Football Union has confirmed that the second tier revamped Championship competition will kick-off in March.
22 December 2020

Book Review - From Tanqueray to the Championship: The History of Ampthill & District Rugby Club

Following the release of Ampthill’s complete history, Joe Harvey has reviewed From Tanqueray to the Championship.
14 December 2020

Exclusive: George Oram – ‘Teams are surviving on their bones’

As he continues his search for a new club, former Coventry lock George Oram spoke to TRU's Joe Harvey about being an out of contract Championship player.
18 August 2020

Saracens: The Farewell Tour

Ahead of the Gallagher Premiership restart, TRU heard from Elliot Daly and Mark McCall as Saracens prepare for their 'farewell tour' in the top-flight.
14 August 2020

Doncaster Knights sign Wasps Academy player Tom Bacon on loan

Championship side Doncaster Knights have announced the signing of Wasps senior Academy player Tom Bacon for the 2020/21 season.
14 August 2020

TRU Talks - Levi Davis

At just 22, Levi Davis has carved out quite the name for himself. Having been a part of the Celebrity X Factor last Autumn, Levi is currently on Celebs Go Virtual Dating on E4.
8 August 2020

Luke Wallace: The Championship needs to be ‘treasured’

Leicester Tigers forward Luke Wallace says the Championship must be ‘treasured’ as a league after experiencing the second tier of English rugby with Coventry.
2 August 2020

Exclusive: Nick Selway on playing in the National Leagues and London Scottish

In his first interview since leaving Chinnor, Nick Selway talks about playing in National One and joining London Scottish.
31 July 2020

Exclusive: Ricky Khan discusses London Scottish and being the only BAME coach in the Championship

Speaking exclusively to TRU, London Scottish's backs coach Ricky Khan discusses his new role as well as being the only BAME coach in the Championship.
30 July 2020

Ealing Trailfinders set to resume contact training

Ealing Trailfinders have confirmed that they will be resuming close contact training after returning to Stage Two.
27 July 2020