On Thursday morning, as part of the pre season training schedule, the Gloucester Rugby players visited Sandford Park Lido in Cheltenham for a series of water recovery activities with Cheltenham Water Polo Club.
The players were joined by the Cheltenham Water Polo Club who were imparting their knowledge and teaching the squad the ropes of Water Polo.
At the Sandford Park Lido in Cheltenham, Head of Strength and Conditioning Paddy Anson lead the squad during their latest day of pre season training.
You can view the footage, filmed on the club's GoPro Hero 3 camera where scrum half Dan Robson dons the camera as he plays Octopush - an energy-sapping version of underwater hockey.
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Gloucester will field a reshuffled side against the Ospreys in the LV= Cup this weekend, but Backs & Attack Coach Nick Walshe stressed that it's a great opportunity for everyone on duty on Saturday and that maintaining the recent winning run is very important.
Skipper Billy Twelvetrees told GRTV after the win in Brive that the game could have been a tough one to get up for, but that his Gloucester team mates did themselves proud on the night and got a big result.
Reflecting on the 31-20 victory in Brive on Thursday evening, Director of Rugby David Humphreys said that clinching a home European Rugby Challenge Cup quarter-final was the overall aim and duly achieved.
Gloucester may have already clinched a home European Rugby Challenge Cup quarter-final, but Director of Rugby David Humphreys wants his side to finish the pool stages on a winning note in Brive on Thursday evening.
Speaking after Saturday's win, James Hudson was happy to record a bonus-point win against a hugely physical Oyonnax side as Gloucester secured their passage into the European Rugby Challenge Cup Quarter Finals
Gloucester Rugby have added to their front row strength in depth for next season with the signings of Paul Doran-Jones, Paddy McAllister and Nicky Thomas from Harlequins, Aurillac and the Ospreys respectively.