National League 1

League leaders Caldy face tough Blackheath test

Pole position in National One once again changed hands last week as Caldy moved to the summit of the division following a late victory over Cambridge.
26 October 2018

Excellent Loughborough beat Darlington Mowden Park for first win

Loughborough Students secured their first victory of the National One season as they downed last year’s runners-up Darlington Mowden Park in Round Eight.
23 October 2018

Leaders Old Elthamians renew acquaintances with Chinnor

Old Elthamians will be hoping to stay at the top of National One when they take on Chinnor in Round Eight.
18 October 2018

OEs impress as victory over Loughborough puts them top

Old Elthamians comfortably defeated Loughborough Students in Round Seven as they moved to the top of the National One table.
15 October 2018

All to play for heading into Round Seven of National One

A very interesting selection of National One results last weekend has left this division wide open with just five points separating first and 12th place so expect an entertaining afternoon this Saturday.
12 October 2018

RFU National Rugby Survey - Get Involved!

The new National League season is several weeks old and the RFU now wants to hear from the people involved at this level of the game.
9 October 2018

National One wide open after stunning Round Six results

We were treated to a brilliant round of National One action to begin October as the division produced some outstanding results across the board.
8 October 2018

Plymouth challenge awaits league leaders Caldy

Followers of National One may not have predicated Caldy would be sitting at the top of the table after five rounds of action and the Wirral outfit will be aiming to stay there when they visit Plymouth Albion this weekend.
5 October 2018

'That email came in February and by the middle of March, I was living in Budapest'

Craig Dods is currently the fly-half for Tennent’s National 1 side Kelso and while Scotland has always been home, Hungary now holds a special place in the 26-year-old’s heart.
5 October 2018

Jones kicks Caldy to win over Esher

Ben Jones kicked a late penalty as Caldy clinched a dramatic victory over Esher to see them move to the summit of National One.
1 October 2018

National One newcomers leading the way heading into Round Five

As we conclude the first month of the season, for some, it maybe a surprise to see Cinderford and Chinnor leading the way in National One and the newly promoted teams clash this weekend at Dockham Road.
28 September 2018

Stuart: 'I was eaten alive by some older vets in National One'

TRU's Ali Stokes went along to Wasps to chat to young prop Will Stuart about why his time in the National Leagues has helped shape him into the player he is today.
27 September 2018

Six-try Cinderford power past Loughborough to go top

Newly promoted Cinderford have edged themselves to the summit of National One as they swept aside Loughborough Students in Round Four.
24 September 2018

Caldy out to stop impressive Chinnor

Chinnor take on Caldy in National One this weekend as the Wirral outfit aim to become the first side to defeat the early league leaders.
21 September 2018

Chinnor maintain winning start to National One season

Chinnor scored four tries as they narrowly beat Cambridge to continue their superb start to life in National One.
17 September 2018

OEs host early table toppers Mowden Park

Old Elthamians and Darlington Mowden Park go head to head at the summit of National One while second placed Chinnor look to continue their wonderful start in Round Three.
14 September 2018

Mowden Park breeze past Rotherham to go top

Darlington Mowden Park moved to the summit of National One after an excellent performance against Rotherham Titans in Round Two.
11 September 2018

Early leaders Blackheath set for local battle with confident OEs

Blackheath host Old Elthamains at Well Hall on Saturday in one of the many derbies taking place across the National Leagues in Round Two.
7 September 2018

Chinnor beat Plymouth on National One debut

Chinnor made a dream start to life in National One as they toppled Plymouth Albion on the opening weekend of the season.
3 September 2018

National One: Season Preview

We look ahead to the 2018/19 season in National One and assess all 16 teams bidding for positive campaigns.
31 August 2018