GRTV travelled to Sixways on Wednesday morning, for the Urban Rugby Squad Festival, where the Gloucester Urban Rugby Squad met other Premiership teams. Young players from Cinderford Fire Cadets and MY:UK, Gloucester made up the Cherry and White squad.
The Gloucester Rugby Half Term Rugby Camps got off to a great start on Monday morning, with over 60 young rugby players braving the chilly weather to experience a great day of skills, learning and fun thanks to the Gloucester Rugby Community Department.
GRTV FEATURE | We caught up with Rugby Development Manager Terry Fanolua on Monday morning, on the first day of the Half Term Rugby Camps at Wycliffe College. Fanolua spoke about what was in store ahead of a busy week on the pitch! Check out the GoPro footage as we got up close to the action!
Thursday afternoon saw a number of local school children swap the class room for the rugby field, ending a term of teaching with a Rugby World Cup themed Tag Rugby Festival at Newlands Ground in Cheltenham.
Following a successful programme in its first season, the Gloucester Rugby In Local Clubs initiative gets back underway this evening for the new campaign, with more clubs set to adopt a pair of Gloucester Rugby players for coaching sessions throughout the season
Following on from a great summer of Rugby Camps, Wycliffe College and Cheltenham North RFC will host a two day Junior Camp each, whilst Cheltenham Civil Services RFC will host a one day girls only camp this coming half term.
Gloucester Wheelchair Rugby Club hosted their second invitational tournament on Sunday 18th September. Teams from the South Wales Ospreys, the Southampton Sharks, Stoke Mandeville Maulers and the West Country Hawks travelled to Leisure @ in Cheltenham and played a 'round robin' sequence of games.