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.
Tom Savage delivered a Man of the Match performance against Exeter Chiefs on his birthday on Saturday evening. He spoke to GRTV after the game about the importance of the European Rugby Challenge Cup win.
Speaking to the local media this week, John Afoa described the hard work that the Cherry and White have been putting in and that he is fighting fit ready for Saturday's European Rugby Challenge Cup semi final clash with Exeter Chiefs.
Gloucester Rugby face Exeter Chiefs this Saturday in the European Rugby Challenge Cup semi-final, and Charlie Sharples, who starts at full back is relishing the challenge of the big Kingsholm occasion.
Gloucester meet the Exeter Chiefs for the fourth time in competitive action this weekend, this time in the semi-final of the European Rugby Challenge Cup. Director of Rugby David Humphreys told the local media this week that this is the sort of game that Gloucester want to be involved in on a regular basis and that he and his team are looking forward to it.
Following the 29-26 loss to Harlequins, club captain Billy Twelvetrees spoke of his disappointment that the Cherry and Whites were unable to cash in on the home side's indiscipline and lose a lead on Saturday afternoon.
Number eight Gareth Evans admitted to a collective feeling of frustration as Gloucester lost narrowly at Harlequins on Saturday, but insisted that there are plenty of positives to draw upon ahead of next Saturday's European Rugby Challenge Cup semi-final at home to Exeter.
The Gloucester Rugby Ticket office can advise that the club's initial allocation of tickets for the European Rugby Challenge Cup Final has sold out. However, the club has secured an additional allocation of tickets from EPCR which will go on sale on Monday.
Following Saturday evening's exciting European Rugby Challenge Cup semi-final victory over Exeter Chiefs, the Ticket Office at Kingsholm will be open on Sunday from 11am to 3pm for Club Members to purchase tickets for the Final.
Gloucester Rugby qualified for their first European final since 2006 as they defeated the in-form Exeter Chiefs by 30 points to 19 in a thrilling semi-final at Kingsholm on Saturday evening. The club photographer caught the best of the action.
Recent meetings between these two teams have often been thrillers, and this was no exception. It went down to the final few minutes, but Gloucester produced the goods when it mattered to qualify for the European Rugby Challenge Cup Final, beating Exeter 30-19.