Team Talk

Six Nations England Squad Reactions

England named their IBS Six Nations Squad on Thursday, here are TRU's favourite tweets on the topic.
13 January 2014

Talking About the Man in the Middle

Despite being, what I consider, the best sport on the planet it is fair to say that rugby is a complicated game.
8 January 2014

Egg Chasers Podcast - EPS Squad & Dean Ryan's Job

In the first Egg Chasers Podcast of 2014, the team talk about their 'Rugby Resolutions' for the year ahead and England's upcoming EPS squad announcement.
8 January 2014

Talking Rugby Union’s 2013 Southern Hemisphere Rugby Awards

Throughout 2013 Scott has brought Talking Rugby Union readers news, commentary and insights about Southern Hemisphere rugby.
6 January 2014

The Alternative Rugby New Year's Honours List

The nation’s disappointment at today’s official New Year’s Honours List caused us to review the Talking Rugby Union highlights of the year and propose our very own rugby version.
31 December 2013

Nick Walshe Named Performance Coach of the Year

Nick Walshe has his sights firmly set on mirroring Warren Gatland’s success after the pair were the toast of the UK Coaching Awards in London.
18 December 2013

Egg Chasers Podcast - Play Rugby, Enjoy Rugby

We all started playing rugby because we enjoyed it. Over the last six years my own personal experiences of rugby have been remarkable.
28 November 2013

Inside Running Rugby Academy - 2014 Promo

Inside Running Rugby Academy's promotional video offers an overview of what is on offer for 2014.
21 November 2013

Rugby Stars Claim Many Gay Players "Live a Lie"

Gareth Thomas and James Haskell discuss homosexuality in sport and the Hollywood movie of the Welsh legend’s life story.
7 November 2013

Hire A Hero Gorillas Hang Tough To Complete Ultimate Endurance Race

Eight fearless fundraisers successfully completed Tough Mudder on Sunday (6th October) in aid of military charity Hire a Hero.
8 October 2013

'12 In 12' Team Complete First Challenge, The Great North Run

Sunday saw the start of a year-long fundraising campaign that will traverse the globe starting in Newcastle, finishing in Hawaii.
19 September 2013

Doom Bar London Beach Rugby 2013 Kicks Off

The inaugaural Doom Bar London Beach Rugby has kicked off in Covent Garden today. 120 tonnes of sand were shipped in to create a temporary pitch. Blue chip London city firms are playing today with London Rugby Clubs playing tomorrow.
9 August 2013

Canterbury Launches A 'Boot For Every Position'

Leading international rugby brand Canterbury has launched a new range of boots in time for the 2013-14 season.
25 July 2013

Talking Rugby Union's new owners

The new owner and operator of Talking Rugby Union is Max Ashcroft. Max has just completed two years with Bath Rugby Academy and has moved back up north to Man Metropolitan University to study Event Management and develop a sports start up business.
19 August 2012

Dominic Barrow: Junior World Championship Diary Part 3

On a wet and very muddy Stellenbosch pitch England U20's made it two from two against a very tough Irish outfit.
12 June 2012

Dominic Barrow: Junior World Championship Diary Part 2

England u20's got off to a winning start on Monday as we beat Italy U20's 64-5 in Cape Town.
8 June 2012

Michael Owen: Monthly Blog on London Welsh and the Lions

Michael Owen: Monthly Blog on London Welsh and the Lions
6 June 2012

Dominic Barrow: Junior World Championship Diary Part 1

Today the England Under 20's open their IRB Junior World Championship account and I, for one, cannot wait to get the ball rolling.
4 June 2012

Pack your Beret and cheese boards

At 25 years old and a rugby education very much deep rooted in the south west of England (having played for Bristol and Gloucester), I embarked on a journey to the land of Frogs legs and baguettes to play for the LOU
14 May 2012

Hopefully no more Blues for Bedford

Hey, I'm Alex Rae and I play lock/backrow for Bedford Blues in the RFU Championship, this is my first blog so go easy on me!
4 May 2012