The official Gloucester website rounds up some images of the weekend's pre-season tournament in Issoire, France.
Gloucester lost 21-18 to Castres in the opening game on Friday, but turned it around for Sunday's all-English clash with Leeds. After taking a 33-5 half-time lead at halftime, the Gloucester side held out and picked up third place.
The team warm-up before the game on Friday.
The kit is ready before the clash against Leeds on Sunday.
The team lines up before Sunday's win over Leeds.
(l-r) Back-row: Peter Richards, Olivier Azam, Rob Elloway, James Forrester, Adam Balding, Mark Cornwell, Peter Buxton, Terry Sigley, Jon Goodridge, Jake Boer, Haydn Thomas, Thomas the French support staff.
(l-r) Front-row: Mefin Davies, Henry Paul, Brad Davies, Ryan Lamb, Gary Powell, Jack Adams, Rob Thirlby, Andy Hazell, Ludovic Mercier, Anthony Allen, Mark Foster, Jerome the French support staff.
James Parkes and kit man Tim Mitchell before Sunday's game.
Gloucester players chat after the win over Leeds.
Duncan McRae talks with Peter Buxton after the Leeds game (l-r: Adam Eustace, Peter Buxton, Duncan McRae, Jake Boer and Jack Adams).
Dean Ryan looks back at the game after the final whistle.
Captain for the day Peter Buxton picks up the trophy for third place in the Issoire tournament.
Ben Morgan, Tom Johnson and Henry Thomas spoke to Russ Hargreaves this week as they were about to do some DIY work at Chobham RFC as part of Natwest Rugby Force. On the agenda for discussion were, of course, England's forthcoming games but also the trio's painting prowess.
With ADEY Professional Heating Solutions now unveiled as Gloucester Rugby's new main sponsor from July 2013, managing Director Kelvin Stevens spoke to the club website about the reasons for getting involved with the club.
Gloucester Rugby CEO Stephen Vaughan was delighted to introduce ADEY Professional Heating Solutions as the club's new main sponsor this week. He spoke to the club website about the exciting new partnership.
Although understandably disappointed following the 40-39 defeat at Exeter, Freddie Burns thought that both teams fully contributed to a great spectacle but that a couple of refereeing decisions were key to the outcome.
Gloucester's final game of the season ended in a narrow defeat in a pulsating encounter at the Exeter Chiefs. The Cherry and Whites went down 40-39, as Gareth Steenson's dramatic late penalty meant that the end of Director of Rugby Nigel Davies' first season in charge ended in defeat. Davies spoke to the official website in the Devon sunshine.
Dave Lewis was in a tough situation on Saturday afternoon - playing for Gloucester against the side he will join next season, Exeter Chiefs. At the final whistle though, Lewis was simply disappointed to have lost the game.
Tongan second row Lua Lokotui is looking forward to catching up with some old acquaintances at Sandy Park when Gloucester take on Exeter Chiefs on Saturday afternoon, as he and his team mates hope to finish the season on a high note.
During a break from training ahead of Saturday's Aviva Premiership fixture at Exeter, centre Henry Trinder hopes that Gloucester build on the momentum from the recent win over Saracens, and expressed frustration that he's hitting form as the season end approaches after missing time due to injury.
Gloucester Rugby may have already clinched their Heineken Cup spot for 2013-14, but Director of Rugby Nigel Davies stressed this week that it's important for Gloucester to finish their season on a positive note at Exeter on Saturday.