• Pre-Season Week 1

    Thu 11 Aug 2022 17:02

    We look forward to welcoming Bury St Edmunds this weekend in a double header at home! Kick off times are as follows… 14:00 - Cambridge Development XV v Bury St Edmunds 2nd XV. 15: … view

  • Chairman's Update

    Sat 06 Aug 2022 07:41

    We are looking forward to welcoming you all back to Cambridge Rugby for our 99th year! I thought I would take the opportunity to write and give you a brief preview of the season … view

  • Welcome Tom Hoppe

    Wed 03 Aug 2022 07:46

    Tom Hoppe (New Signing)- We are really pleased to announce the signing of Welsh midfielder, Tom Hoppe. He is a promising young centre who has developed in the Dragons Academy over … view

  • Free Intro to Girls' Rugby

    Wed 03 Aug 2022 07:37

    Always wanted to try rugby but never had the chance to? Come along to the three FREE girls' rugby training sessions at Cambridge Rugby Club on Sunday 4th, 11th, and 18th of September … view

  • Welcome Dan Brough

    Fri 29 Jul 2022 13:29

    Dan Brough (New Signing)- We are pleased to welcome outside back, Dan Brough to Cambridge Rugby for the 2022/23 season. At just 20 years of age, he has huge potential to further … view

  • Custom-Fit OPRO Mouthguards with CRUFC Discount

    Tue 26 Jul 2022 11:18

    Cambridge RUFC have teamed up with OPRO, who are the largest manufacturers of Custom-Fit mouthguards in the world, and support teams like England Rugby, Wales Rugby and New Zealand … view

  • Rian Hamilton joins the Blood & Sand

    Sat 23 Jul 2022 10:02

    Rian Hamilton (New Signing)- Rian joins us from National 2 North team, Wharfedale where he has been a prolific try scorer the last 3 seasons. Last season he crossed the whitewash on 22 … view

  • Welcome Steff James

    Fri 15 Jul 2022 13:09

    Steffan James- Steff joins us from National 1 neighbours Rams. He was one of the principle architects in our 2 defeats against them last season. Originally from West Wales, Steff … view

  • Front Row Strength in Depth

    Mon 11 Jul 2022 16:22

    In addition to the announcements of new signings Seb Brownhill and Matt Collins last week, Cambridge Rugby is delighted to announce the retention of six members of last season’s front … view

  • Captain George to lead Cambridge forward

    Mon 04 Jul 2022 09:43

    George Bretag-Norris will lead from the front again this season, continuing as captain having led the team to its highest points total and league position for over a decade last … view

  • Summer Activities

    Fri 01 Jul 2022 07:37

    SUMMER CAMPS FOR JUNIORS AT CRUFC MULTI SPORTS AND RUGBY Cambridge RUFC are delighted to announce that we have partnered up with experienced Multi Sports providers - JS Sports & … view

  • Senior Coaching Announcement

    Fri 01 Jul 2022 06:59

    Anthony Allen & Neil Harris join senior coaching team Cambridge Rugby is delighted to announce the additions of Anthony Allen and Neil Harris to the senior coaching team for the … view

  • Events Manager

    Tue 14 Jun 2022 08:01

    We have a vacancy for an events manager to join our team at Cambridge Rugby. The closing date for applications is 5pm, Monday 20th June. Applications should send their CV to vacancy@ … view

  • Preseason

    Mon 06 Jun 2022 11:56

    Save the dates.  Kickoff times to be announced. view

  • Mental Health Awareness Week

    Thu 12 May 2022 08:08

    This week is Mental Health Awareness Week with the theme being loneliness, check in on your friends and family. Help is available - get in contact with us cambridge@jocarugby.co.uk or … view

  • End of Season Awards

    Tue 10 May 2022 11:07

    Friday saw the hosting of the end of season player's award dinner.  This was also the chance to catch up on a few award from the shortened 19-20 season. As always thanks to Chris … view

  • Social Summer Touch Rugby

    Tue 10 May 2022 10:02

    Cambridge RUFC are re-starting our popular Summer Touch sessions. A perfect excuse to get running around with friends and family, keep up your fitness, and develop your rugby skills. … view

  • Half Term Camps

    Wed 27 Apr 2022 14:49

    RUGBY/SPORTS CAMPS ARE BACK AT CAMBRIDGE RUFC. If your child is rugby or sports mad, and you want to keep him/her entertained over the half term break, then book them in for our … view

  • Exiles v Sudbury 2

    Mon 25 Apr 2022 20:49

    Final win caps a great seasonCambridge Exiles 29-17 Sudbury II The Exiles final game of the season came on a celebratory weekend for Cambridge Rugby with our first ever Women’s home … view

  • Big Rugby Weekend

    Tue 12 Apr 2022 16:34

    Our Final Official Training session for this season is SUNDAY 24th April 2022. For some Age Groups it is “Crunch time” with Cup Finals looming, for others we slow done and begin to … view

  • Cambridge Exiles v Wymondham II

    Mon 11 Apr 2022 07:27

    Cambridge Exiles 80-14 Wymondham II The Exiles win against North Walsham last week meant that they ‘only’ needed to win one of the two remaining games to become Eastern Counties One … view

  • Exiles v North Walsham away

    Sun 03 Apr 2022 17:31

    North Walsham II 15- 19 Cambridge ExilesBy your 'old correspondent' So I could title this from your “old correspondent “ as the last time I wrote a match report was 3 years ago. I … view

  • Cambridge Exiles v Ipswich Home

    Mon 28 Mar 2022 18:19

    Solid win overshadowed by injuriesCambridge III 88-5 Ipswich II It’s not often in my 51 years of playing rugby that I have been involved in a game where two players have broken legs, … view

  • Forwards Coaching Vacancy

    Tue 22 Mar 2022 21:47

    We are looking for a 1st XV Forwards Coach for the start of the 2022/23 season. Salary TBC. For further information, please contact Richie Williams on; dor@crufc.co.uk Personal … view

  • Ipswich II v Cambridge Exiles

    Sun 13 Mar 2022 20:39

    Ipswich II vs Cambridge ExilesBy Shuda Beenpicked The Exiles were excited to visit Ipswich not only because it was finally a warm dry spring afternoon, so they could play a bit more … view

  • Rubies Head Coach Vacancy

    Thu 10 Mar 2022 20:38

    VACANCY - RUBIES HEAD COACH With the growth of our Cambridge Rubies program, we have a Vacancy for a likeminded person to take on the role of RUBIES HEAD COACH. From 2022/23 we will … view

  • Exiles v North Walsham Home

    Mon 07 Mar 2022 20:57

    Exiles beat the weather to go top Lots of spectators braved the foul weather to watch this top of the table clash for the Exiles against North Walsham Vikings. And they were not … view

  • Colts transition to Senior Rugby

    Thu 24 Feb 2022 08:49

    Off the back of a memorable National Cup run in which the Cambridge Colts reached the last 8, we have decided to integrate a number of the final year Colts into senior rugby. Under … view

  • Exiles v Sudbury 2 away

    Tue 15 Feb 2022 13:24

    A disciplined Cambridge side gets the win Reporter: Hugh Johnson, 15th Feb 2022 It may seem a strange headline when the penalty count against the Exiles reached nearly 30! But it … view

  • Cambridge Vanguards v Welwyn Vets

    Mon 07 Feb 2022 20:26

    Victorious return to rugby for the Cambridge Vanguards, but rugby is the real winner Reporter: Edna Clouds, 7th Feb 2022 After the enforced break due to the well documented global … view

  • Cambridge Exiles v Haverhill away

    Mon 24 Jan 2022 14:31

    Haverhill & District 7-87 Cambridge Exiles “Blue Skies & Sunshine”  Before we get started, this was my debut for being manager (Joshua Brown) as Dick was isolating from Covid. Two … view

  • Half Term Rugby Camps

    Tue 18 Jan 2022 16:22

    This February Half Term we are back to hosting Half Term Camps at Cambridge RUFC. If your child is rugby or sports mad, and you want to keep him or her entertained over the half term … view

  • Womens Rugby at Cambridge RUFC

    Mon 17 Jan 2022 08:12

    We are excited to announce the launch of Womens’ Rugby Training at Cambridge Rugby Club. Free taster sessions will take place on Wednesday evenings until the end of the season from 7: … view

  • M&Y Christmas Message

    Mon 20 Dec 2021 18:15

    M&Y CHRISTMAS MESSAGE As we close down Mini & Youth Training for the Festive season, I thought this may be an opportune time to write to all our valued members with a small update on … view

  • Seasons Greetings

    Sun 19 Dec 2021 12:09

    We would like to wish our members, players, sponsors and supporters a very happy Christmas and healthy New Year. Let's enjoy the break, stay safe, and look forward to continuing the … view

  • Sad News - Tony Ambler

    Thu 09 Dec 2021 11:09

    It is with heavy heart, that we inform you for the passing of Tony Ambler, former player, long standing member, volunteer and supporter of Cambridge RUFC.    Tony’s association with … view

  • Cambridge Exiles v Cantabs 2 Away

    Mon 06 Dec 2021 14:20

    Cantabs 2 38-21 Cambridge Exiles After a big score at home, the second leg of the local derby against Cantabs was always going to be a different game, especially without … view

  • Only 3 games available for lunches

    Tue 16 Nov 2021 13:51

    LEEDS TYKES - SALE - CINDERFORD We now only have lunch places available for these 3 games 27th Nov - Leeds Tykes 8th Jan - Sale 22nd Jan - Cinderford … view

  • Cambridge v Tonbridge Juddians

    Mon 15 Nov 2021 19:31

    HT 21-7 FT 45-14 Attendance – 437 Referee – Owen Taylor Harvest Installations Cambridge Man of the Match Jake Garside Cambridge made it six games unbeaten with a well-worked win … view

  • Community Coaches Needed

    Mon 15 Nov 2021 16:57

    We have a number of schools looking for support with their rugby coaching in the Cambridge area and we are looking to employ some part-time coaches to help these schools, and … view

  • Cambridge Exiles v Bury St Edmunds 3rds Home

    Mon 15 Nov 2021 16:56

    Cambridge Exiles 35 - 12 Bury St Edmunds 3 With Stef back to lead the Exiles this week, there was hope that their performance would improve significantly particularly in the last … view

  • Cambridge Exiles v Mildenhall Red Lodge away

    Wed 10 Nov 2021 12:26

    Mildenhall and Red Lodge 22-46 Cambridge Exiles This Cambridge Exiles team is very frustrating. Clearly talented and well drilled, they have not yet learned to be clinical. This week … view

  • Cambridge Exiles v Haverhill - Game On

    Mon 01 Nov 2021 18:15

    [Report from your correspondent, Jim Tebbit, follows. Note that, as a builder he, of course, works to Imperial measurements...] Cambridge 59 – 25 Haverhill Having turned up with … view

  • RFU President Jeffrey Blackett Visits Volac Park

    Wed 27 Oct 2021 16:32

    As part of his 150-mile walk for the Injured Players Foundation, RFU President Jeff Blackett and his wife Sally visited Homerton College, Cambridge University, Cantabrigian’s and … view

  • Cambridge Exiles v Cantabs 2nd XV

    Mon 18 Oct 2021 20:43

    Cambridge Exiles 74 - 0 Cantabs 2nd XV Cantabs arrived at Volac Park looking for their first away win of the season having won two at home but lost their away game to Shelford last … view

  • Help for Teagan & Family

    Tue 05 Oct 2021 19:14

    Can you help this very brave young lady and her family make memories? Please read the GoFundMe page and make a donation. view

  • Cambridge Exiles v Bury St Edmunds 3rds

    Mon 27 Sep 2021 07:00

    Bury St Edmunds 3rd XV 21 - 62 Cambridge Exiles A late call up as forwards cover for Richie, turned into a surprise for him as he was picked to start the game. He combined with Dex … view

  • Cambridge Exiles v Shelford 3

    Sun 19 Sep 2021 18:47

    Cambridge Exiles 43 - 5 Shelford 3 On a very warm day, 17 Shelford players made the trip into town to face a strong Exiles side in this derby match to kick off the new, Eastern … view

  • Cambridge Exiles v Cottenham Renegades

    Sun 12 Sep 2021 14:39

    Cambridge Exiles 38 - 40 Cottenham Renegades If lessons are to be learned from the Exiles close defeat by league rivals Renegades, they could do no better than watch again Emma … view

  • Welcome Scott Lloyd

    Fri 10 Sep 2021 08:20

    We are pleased to welcome Scott Lloyd to the club. Scott a centre, joins us from Welsh Premiership team Carmarthen Quins where he has played for the last 2 seasons. Scott has also … view

  • Ben Penfold

    Thu 09 Sep 2021 17:57

    Ben Penfold has left Cambridge RUFC by mutual consent having decided to explore a coaching opportunity at our neighbouring club Bury St Edmunds. He will be taking up a new position as … view

  • Cambridge 3rds v Saffron Walden

    Sun 05 Sep 2021 16:01

    Saffron Walden 17 - 28 Cambridge 3rds Another varied team made the long journey to Henham - made longer when we discovered one road on our route had been closed for 16 months. Such a … view

  • Cambridge 3rds v Royston

    Sun 29 Aug 2021 19:03

    Result: Royston 22 - 31 Cambridge 3rds First Saturday game of the pre-season for Cambridge 3rds - the Mighty Exiles - saw a trip to Royston to complete the only fixture of the 2020/21 … view

  • Volunteers Needed

    Fri 27 Aug 2021 16:39

    As a Community Club we thrive on the work that volunteers put in behind the scenes. We all know the saying “many hands makes light work”, so we are always on the look out for willing … view

  • Cambridge 3rds v St Ives 2nds

    Sat 21 Aug 2021 16:26

    Friday night at Volac Park saw the first 3rd team game for 18 months against a very competitive St Ives side. in an entertaining and try laden match for the many spectators who came … view

  • Squad Announcement - Second Row

    Wed 18 Aug 2021 07:05

    Already an area in which can boast over 350 first XV appearances, we are pleased to announce this seasons second rows. Both our attacking and defensive Lineout functioned well last … view

  • Squad Announcement - Hookers

    Mon 16 Aug 2021 09:26

    Joining Willie Priestley as 1st XV hookers this season are new signings Ben Brownlie and Corey Lewis. All 3 players have slightly different profiles which will allow us the required … view

  • Squad Announcement - Props

    Fri 13 Aug 2021 09:21

    One of the key areas in which we wanted to recruit this season was in the front row. In past seasons, due to the physicality and relentlessness of National 1, we have sometimes … view

  • Squad Announcement - Back 3

    Wed 11 Aug 2021 08:47

    We are fortunate to have an excellent balance across our back 3 for this season with cohesion being the key ingredient. Joe Green- Joe becomes a permanent signing for us this season, … view

  • Squad Announcement - Fly Halves

    Tue 10 Aug 2021 09:32

    Providing the stability and direction to our talented squad are our 3 fly halves. All 3 players have been regular fixtures over the past 2 seasons and all contributed to last seasons … view

  • 21-22 Fixtures

    Mon 09 Aug 2021 21:06

    Here are our fixtures for the 2021-22 National 1 Season, starting 4 Sep hosting Rams. view

  • Squad Announcement - Centres

    Mon 09 Aug 2021 10:00

    This season's midfield has been strengthened by the inclusion of 2 new players, Marc Koteczky and Will Wand. Marc Koteczky- Marc signed for us last season from OE’s and has made an … view

  • Squad Announcement - Back Row

    Fri 06 Aug 2021 09:41

    From Richie Williams: This season's exciting squad have been working together for a number of months and have already started to build a special bond together. In what has been an … view

  • Wanderers Update

    Thu 05 Aug 2021 07:18

    Before tomorrow's encounter with Shelford, we would like to outline a few updates from our Wanderers squad. We are pleased to announce Jacob Prier and Harry Holmes as our co-captains … view

  • Squad Announcement - Scrum Halves

    Wed 04 Aug 2021 11:02

    From Richie Williams: This season's exciting squad have been working together for a number of months and have already started to build a special bond together. In what has been an … view

  • Preseason Fixtures

    Tue 27 Jul 2021 14:54

    Who is excited for some pre-season rugby?  A few long time opponents lined up and a few new faces to get to know. view

  • Summer Camps - Book Now

    Fri 16 Jul 2021 14:46

    Our August pre-season rugby programme camps for u7 to u16, boys and girls are now available. Contact Ben to book 1️⃣, 2️⃣, 3️⃣ or all 4️⃣ sessions. view

  • Help Needed

    Mon 21 Jun 2021 14:42

    In preparation for the New Season we are looking for bar staff and matchday volunteers.   If you are interested please contact Steve at bar.manager@crufc.co.uk for more details. view

  • Book Your Preseason Place Now

    Tue 08 Jun 2021 15:05

    Our August pre-season rugby programme dates for u13 to u18, boys and girls are now available. Contact Ben to book 1️⃣, 2️⃣, 3️⃣ or all 4️⃣ sessions. view

  • George Bretag-Norris Announced as Captain

    Mon 10 May 2021 09:16

    We are pleased to announce that second row George Bretag Norris will once again captain the 1st XV for the 2021-22 season. Since joining the club from Bury St Edmunds in 2016, George … view

  • Girls Rugby Camp 2nd June

    Wed 05 May 2021 11:37

    Girl's rugby camp with guest coach Sydney Gregson. Contact community@crufc.co.uk to sign up.  view

  • An Evening with Saints Ambassadors

    Wed 07 Apr 2021 18:21

    On Thursday 6th May the Northamption Saints Foundation are delighted to announce the holding of a prestigious event, ‘An Evening with our Ambassadors’. The evening will give a … view

  • Rubies Monday Night Touch Rugby

    Tue 30 Mar 2021 16:49

    Whether you are new to the sport or a seasoned professional, come along, make new friends and have some fun. Initially we are launching this for girls and women 16 years and older. … view

  • We're Back

    Thu 18 Mar 2021 15:32

    Mini & Youth News Sponsored by Malco Freight What fantastic news – RUGBY IS BACK. England Rugby have confirmed that Rugby Clubs can go back to training from Monday 29th March 2021.  … view

  • Return to Rugby 29 Mar

    Tue 09 Mar 2021 14:13

    Cambridge RUFC welcomes last week’s announcement from the Rugby Football Union with regards to how the community game can resume from 29th March. It is our intention to allow a … view

  • Malco Freight sponsors our Mini & Youth

    Tue 02 Mar 2021 09:51

    We are delighted to inform all our members that our long term sponsor Malco Freight Ltd will now also be the main sponsor of Cambridge Rugby Club’s Mini & Youth Programme for the next … view

  • Easter Rugby Camps

    Tue 02 Mar 2021 07:44

    Due to the recent announcements we are excited to be having our Easter Rugby Camps from the 30th of March, please see attached poster for more details. **Obviously if any guidelines … view

  • Thank-you Message from Ben Earl

    Mon 01 Mar 2021 10:01

    The great work of the community team in providing meals for vulnerable children, laptops/tablets for care homes, and providing shopping for those shielding, has not gone unnoticed.  … view

  • RIP Tom Dann

    Wed 24 Feb 2021 12:59

    It is with immeasurable sadness that we must inform you that Tom Dann passed away on 18th February. Tom was a very talented and exciting fly-half who played senior 1st team rugby … view

  • Helping the Community

    Tue 26 Jan 2021 18:51

    Thank-you to the generosity of our members and supporters and with the help of Cantab Catering and Jo's Viva Kitchen we are now well set to help feed vulnerable children. We had some … view

  • Meet the coaches - Crispin Tedbury

    Tue 12 Jan 2021 10:38

    We are pleased to introduce you to one of our club coaches that we have enrolled onto our coach mentoring program which is being supported by ‘Inspiring Coaching’. Over the next few … view

  • Message from Chairman - Rob Dean

    Sun 10 Jan 2021 10:00

    Dear Member On more than one occasion over the past few months I had planned to send a member’s note only for the intended content to be made redundant by another Coronavirus … view

  • Message from Nick Dance - M&Y Chairman

    Sat 09 Jan 2021 18:48

    Dear M&Y Parent Firstly, I want to wish all parents, coaches, players and volunteers a Happy New Year. Obviously disappointing news to start off 2021 with Lockdown 3.0 coming into … view

  • Inspiring Coaching

    Wed 16 Dec 2020 07:47

    It is with great pleasure that we are able to announce our partnership with coach development provider, Inspiring Coaching. DoR Richie Williams commented “As a club we are passionate … view

  • Rubies U15s & U18s in R4R Challenge

    Mon 14 Dec 2020 17:23

    What a fantastic weekend of rugby Sunday 13th December our Rubies (Cambridge RUFC) hosted Shelford RUFC and Hitchin RUFC U15s & U18s in a fun round robin of Ready 4 Rugby matches at … view

  • We are Back

    Wed 02 Dec 2020 13:28

    FOR ALL M&Y MEMBERS GREAT NEWS - Training is back on this weekend (Sunday 6th December) With Lockdown now over, we can now get back out to the Rugby Club and start training again – … view

  • Autumn Nations Cup on Prime Video

    Fri 13 Nov 2020 09:12

    Catch the Autumn Nations Cup every weekend from Nov 14th to Dec 6th, on Prime Video. Tune in to watch the six EU Nations; England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, France, Italy, as well as … view

  • Welcome James Hall

    Wed 11 Nov 2020 15:12

    It is with great pleasure that we are able to announce James Hall as our new Head of Girls’ rugby at Cambridge RUFC. James will continue to build on the strong foundations that have … view

  • Mental Well Being

    Thu 05 Nov 2020 11:29

    Message from Lawrence Rayner Mental Health is something everyone in modern life encounters and has a relationship with (with or without realising), including myself. Since finishing … view

  • Message from chairman Rob Dean

    Mon 02 Nov 2020 16:34

    Dear Members Following the recent government announcement it is with some frustration that we have to advise that the clubhouse will be closed from midnight Wednesday until December 2 … view

  • Club Shop - Update

    Thu 29 Oct 2020 17:06

    Apologies to all of those who have visited the shop over recent weeks and have not been able to purchase specific items. Like most rugby related matters, the summer of uncertainty … view

  • Hill Commit to Continuing Partnership

    Tue 20 Oct 2020 09:19

    Pictured (left to right): George Bretag-Norris (1st XV Captain), Rob Hall (Hill), Rob Dean (Chairman), Richie Williams (Director of Rugby), Kacey Tuck (Rubies Captain) Hill … view

  • Richie's Rugby Roundup

    Tue 06 Oct 2020 08:45

    With the prospect of no senior rugby until ‘January at the earliest’, I thought it would be a timely opportunity to keep you updated on what we are continuing to do as a rugby club to … view

  • Little Scrummers

    Tue 29 Sep 2020 09:06

    We are excited to announce that Little Scrummers will be starting at the Club this weekend – Sunday 4th October – and then every Sunday, ongoing.. Little Scrummers offers rugby fun … view

  • Message from Nick Dance, Mini & Youth Chairman

    Mon 28 Sep 2020 13:14

    Dear Mini & Youth Parent, With the RFU’s announcement last night of NO return to competitive rugby for all Clubs (below Championship level), I thought it may be a good idea to write … view

  • Welcome Zac and Jude

    Tue 22 Sep 2020 09:14

    As we approach what would normally be our 4th game of the competitive league season, we still await an update from the RFU on the proposed start date of the 2020-21 season. Despite … view

  • Quantrax Partnership

    Thu 03 Sep 2020 08:29

    We are excited to partner with Quantrax, a UK based GPS software company who will be providing the club with the latest player tracking technology. Last year we were fortunate to use … view

  • Welcome Darryl Veenendaal

    Thu 27 Aug 2020 18:56

    Our next piece in the recruitment jigsaw comes in the shape of experienced scrum half, Darryl Veenendaal. With nearly 250 championship games under his belt, Darryl will become a … view

  • Player Career Pathway

    Fri 21 Aug 2020 09:52

    It is with great excitement that we can announce our new career pathway initiative which looks to enhance our current offering to new and existing players. The pathway aims to support … view

  • Welcome Back Ben Brownlie

    Fri 21 Aug 2020 09:45

    A familiar face returns to the blood and sand this season to bolster our front row capabilities. Hooker, Ben Brownlie returns to the club after a number of seasons with Championship … view

  • Welcome Nick Dance, Mini & Youth Chair

    Tue 18 Aug 2020 08:14

    Following in the footsteps of previous M&Y Chairman John Creighton and Gary Buck, we are really pleased to welcome Nick Dance into his new role at the club. We want to continue to … view

  • Working Well Partnership

    Fri 14 Aug 2020 14:57

    In line with our club values and philosophy, we are pleased to confirm that we will be working closely with mental health experts, Working Well. With the current backdrop of COVID 19 … view

  • Welcome Anthony Maka

    Mon 10 Aug 2020 09:26

    Another exciting recruit is backrow player, Anthony Maka, who joins us from relegated Rotherham Titans. An ex England Students international, he has played in the same team as his … view

  • Welcome Rob Langley

    Sun 02 Aug 2020 22:21

    We are extremely pleased to announce another signing for the forthcoming season. Richie Williams has this to say, "I have the pleasure of welcoming back row forward, Rob Langley to … view

  • Management Team Announcement

    Mon 27 Jul 2020 09:16

    Richie's Rugby Roundup 24 Jul 20 During the off season, we have been working extremely hard to create a better playing and coaching pathway across the club. Greater emphasis will be … view

  • Heath Stevens Completes 1st XV Coaching Lineup

    Mon 20 Jul 2020 09:28

    Our coaching and management team is now confirmed for this season. DoR Richie Williams has expressed his desire to align all the teams at the club and has been able to announce an … view

  • Take Your Place with neaco

    Wed 15 Jul 2020 09:56

    While Covid-19 and Lockdown may have put many sporting fixtures on hold, neaco’s Cambridge and Peterborough team have been busy working behind the scenes and are delighted to announce … view

  • Golf Pairs Competition

    Thu 02 Jul 2020 16:00

    BLOOD & SAND GOLF PAIRS COMPETITION To provide some club sporting activity whilst we wait for another season to start, we invite all golfers associated with the club to join a … view

  • Welcome Billy Walker

    Wed 01 Jul 2020 12:45

    Message from Richie Williams: Following on from Mondays new signings announcement, we have added a front row forward with a Junior Rugby World Cup medal to our squad. This is an area … view

  • Backs Signings

    Mon 29 Jun 2020 15:35

    Message from Richie Williams, DOR I hope that this message finds everyone well as some degree of normality slowly returns to our lives. With more guidance being released from the RFU … view

  • Playing Squad Announcement

    Wed 03 Jun 2020 09:25

    Today we are pleased to announce the re-signing of 23 of our current squad, who between them have over 1,000 appearances... Director of Rugby, Richie Williams comments, "First of all, … view

  • End of Season Awards

    Sun 24 May 2020 17:09

    Here are our end of season awards for all our age groups from u7s to 1st XV. Congratulations to all those involved at Cambridge Rugby this season. view

  • Get Well Soon Claire

    Thu 14 May 2020 10:50

    We wish Claire Desborough a speedy recovery. One of the colts mums who hasn’t been well over the past week so the CRUFC colts, organised by Sam Sandercock, arranged a hamper and some … view

  • Message from the Chairman

    Mon 11 May 2020 12:37

    As you will no doubt be aware all rugby activities have been forced to close following the announcement from the RFU, this has resulted in us temporarily shutting the club down for … view

  • CRUFC Colouring in Competition

    Mon 11 May 2020 12:36

    Colour in the CRUFC jersey (Be creative) Win a signed Rugby Ball by the 1st XV + x2 Adult tickets Email your effort to community@crufc.co.uk to enter or tweet us @Crufc_Community … view

  • Zoom with Fraser Dingwall

    Thu 07 May 2020 12:55

    Here's a replay of our Zoom session with Fraser Dingwall, ex Cambridge Mini & Youth and now with Northampton Saints and England view

  • Season Review

    Mon 27 Apr 2020 14:48

    Listen to Richie chat with Niall Jackson on how the season went, and thoughts for next season and beyond. view

  • Committee Additions

    Fri 03 Apr 2020 09:31

    We are pleased to announce 3 additions to our committee, particularly as we navigate our way through this challenging period.  And we are delighted that JJ has returned to full health, … view

  • Friday Night Lights

    Fri 27 Mar 2020 16:14

    Please join us for "Friday Night Lights" where we will replay this season's home match against title contenders Rosslyn Park.  The KO will be 7pm. For the full match experience, … view

  • Here to Help our Rugby Community

    Mon 23 Mar 2020 10:20

    In these testing times we as a community based rugby club wqnt to help supporters, sponsors, players & their families.  If you are finding it difficult to leave home or are self- … view

  • Season Summary

    Sun 22 Mar 2020 16:04

    Five matches earlier than planned here's a roundup of our 2019-20 Season, finishing 9th, our highest since finishing 3rd in the 2010-11 season. Number of tries scored: 80 Try … view

  • Rugby Suspended

    Mon 16 Mar 2020 20:34

    The RFU has, this afternoon, announced an immediate suspension of all rugby activity, until 14 April.  Cambridge rugby will of course follow these guidelines and consequently all … view

  • Walking Rugby Begins 7 Mar

    Fri 06 Mar 2020 21:11

    WALKING RUGBY Launch Event – Saturday 7 th March at 1pm. Come down, get involved, bring the whole family and enjoy a day out at Cambridge Rugby! Its FREE and open to all ages and … view

  • Blood Subs Matt and Ned take on Punting

    Thu 05 Mar 2020 13:07

    We are proud of Matt Hema and Ned Brown for being Blood Subs today for Dan Burke and Joao Cardoso at Scudamores punting. Looks like they did a great job. As you may have seen from … view

  • Plymouth Albion away preview

    Fri 14 Feb 2020 11:37

    This Saturday all three sides are on the road. The Blood and Sand make their longest journey of the season down to Plymouth, the Wanderers are off to Wimbledon and the 3rds off to … view

  • Sale Home Preview

    Fri 07 Feb 2020 08:32

    This Saturday the Blood and Sand entertain Sale FC at Volac Park. Sale was a small village until the arrival of the Bridgewater Canal. I know Bridgewater is in Somerset, Bridgewater … view

  • Rosslyn Park Away Preview

    Fri 31 Jan 2020 07:08

    This Saturday the Blood and Sand travel to Rosslyn Park. Formed by the players of Rosslyn Park Cricket Club, who possibly originally played in the grounds of Rosslyn House - the … view

  • Canterbury Preview

    Fri 24 Jan 2020 10:51

    Having seen off the Kentish Men,this week we entertain the Men of Kent, in the form of Canterbury - who should be bringing two teams. Canterbury is of course the destination of the … view

  • 2-time Blue Joey Gatus Signs for Cambridge

    Thu 23 Jan 2020 09:54

    We are pleased to announce the signing of back 3 player Joey Gatus. 19 year old Joey joins us from Cambridge University where he has already gained 2 Blues.  Head Coach Richie … view

  • Old Elthamians Away preview

    Fri 17 Jan 2020 07:00

    This Saturday the Blood and Sand make the first of our two visits to the Borough of Greenwich, this time to take on Old Elthamians. The 3rd XV stay at home and play Shelford III. Old … view

  • Rotherham Preview

    Fri 10 Jan 2020 09:55

    This Saturday we entertain Rotherham Titans. The Wanderers host Ampthill and the 3rd XV head to Essex to take on Saffron Walden. Rotherham sits at a crossing point of the River Don … view

  • February Half Term Camp

    Thu 02 Jan 2020 15:02

    Bookings are now being taken for our February half-term camps. Contact Ben at community@crufc.co.uk @Crufc_Community view

  • Bishop Stortford and Beer Festival Preview

    Sun 22 Dec 2019 18:17

    This Saturday we welcome Bishop Stortford to Volac Park for a double header. The 3rd XV do not have a fixture. To celebrate we have a Beer festival with the bars open from 11:30. … view

  • Richmond Home Preview

    Fri 06 Dec 2019 14:43

    This Saturday the 1st XV and the Wanderers host Richmond while the 3rd XV entertain Cantabrigians. Richmond-upon-Thames was originally known as the Saxon Sceon or Shene. Indeed the … view

  • Chinnor Away

    Thu 28 Nov 2019 17:40

    This Saturday the 1st XV are on the road, heading to Oxfordshire to play Chinnor.  Chinnor Rugby was formed in 1962 by regulars at the Bird in Hand pub, unfortunately now closed. … view

  • Darlington MP Preview

    Fri 22 Nov 2019 06:26

    This Saturday the Blood and Sand host Darlington Mowden Park, the Wanderers and 3rd XV currently have the week off (unless they have organised friendly games I am not aware of). … view

  • Moseley Away

    Fri 15 Nov 2019 10:57

    This Saturday the teams are on the road. The 1st XV head to Birmingham Moseley, the Wanderers head to the RAG to take on Richmond III, while the 3rd XV travel to Bury St Edmund. … view

  • Vipers go 3 wins from 3 in the league

    Tue 12 Nov 2019 14:22

    So, we are now 2 months into our brand-new academy season and the Vipers have been showing exactly what they are all about. On Wednesday last week, we hosted another established … view

  • Comedy Night

    Fri 08 Nov 2019 12:01

    Our first comedy night will run on the 16th November at Volac Park (Doors open 19.30, show starts at 20.30)Tickets are available in the shop both Saturday and Sunday or you can … view

  • Blackheath Preview

    Fri 08 Nov 2019 12:01

    This Saturday at Volac Park the Blood and Sand take on Blackheath, the Wanderers host Barnes and the 3rd XV play Saffron Walden. Blackheath is of course one of the oldest football … view

  • Plymouth Albion Preview

    Fri 01 Nov 2019 10:51

    This Saturday Cambridge will entertain Plymouth Albion. Do not forget that with the clock change and dark evenings, kick off is at TWO for the rest of the winter. Plymouth is of … view

  • Sale FC / Esher / Newmarket away preview

    Fri 25 Oct 2019 10:29

    So this Saturday is a parting of the ways. The 1st XV head to Cheshire to take on Sale, the Wanderers to Surrey to play Esher Cardinals and the 3rd XV the short trip to Suffolk to … view

  • Canterbury Away Preview

    Fri 11 Oct 2019 11:11

    This Saturday the Blood and Sand are heading off to Canterbury, the Cathedral City in Kent. Before anyone mentions Rochester - although it still has a Cathedral and a Bishop, it lost … view

  • Old Elthamians Home Preview

    Fri 04 Oct 2019 09:18

    This Saturday the Blood and Sand entertain Old Elthamians. The Old Elthamians were of course originally the Old Boys of Eltham College - itself formerly the school of the London … view

  • Blood & Sand in the Lion’s Den

    Tue 01 Oct 2019 07:19

    Saturday 28th September Players from CRUFC under 8 and under 9 teams had a fantastically fun morning of rugby at the 4th Lion’s Den Masterclass. Held by Cambridge University Rugby … view

  • Cambridge Vipers off to a great start!

    Mon 30 Sep 2019 14:05

    The newest team at our club got its own league season off to the best possible start with a home win against West Suffolk College at Volac Park. The Vipers, made up from players from … view

  • Rocky Clarke inspires the Rubies

    Fri 27 Sep 2019 06:58

    England International Rochelle Clark visited Grantchester Road on Sunday morning to promote girls rugby to over 50 young players at Cambridge Rugby Club’s RFU ‘Inner Warrior’ event. … view

  • Rotherham Away Preview

    Fri 27 Sep 2019 06:56

    This Saturday the Blood and Sand head North to Rotherham while the Wanderers head to Ampthill. Rotherham is of course situated on the River Don. Albeit at the mouth of the river … view

  • Centurions Honoured

    Mon 23 Sep 2019 13:11

    With a combined 809 1st XV appearances between them president Steve Bowller was delighted to be able to present Dave Beck, Tim Hague, Chris Jackson and Paul Cox with their centurion … view

  • Find Your Inner Warrior

    Mon 23 Sep 2019 10:24

    With Rocky Clark - most capped England Player Girls Rugby - all aged 11-18 welcome - 22nd Sep 19, 10:00 - 12:00 view

  • Cinderford Home Preview

    Thu 19 Sep 2019 20:24

    This Saturday we welcome the league leaders Cinderford. Cinderford is in the Forest of Dean - the triangle of land between the River Severn and the River Wye, that was once royal … view

  • Welcome to our new Website

    Thu 19 Sep 2019 09:07

    Well this is awkward, our new web-site has been around a few weeks now and you haven't been formally introduced.  I was waiting for the new web-site host to update their security … view

  • Cambridge | The Rugby Formula

    Sun 15 Sep 2019 20:02

    A short documentary by Fraser Harrop A short documentary exploring the new philosophy at Cambridge Rugby Club. Formula 1 will now provide the template for recently appointed … view

  • Bishop's Stortford Away preview

    Thu 12 Sep 2019 22:52

    This Saturday we attempt to get the season on track when we head to our near neighbours Bishop Stortford. The Wanderers will take on Bishop Stortford II and the 3rd XV start their … view

  • RIP Richard Ottley

    Tue 13 Aug 2019 12:21

    Richard Ottley, a supporter and VP of CRUFC since the early 90s died this week at the age of 74 after a short illness. Richard, a chemistry graduate from Liverpool University, was a … view

  • Part Time Rugby Coaches Needed

    Wed 31 Jul 2019 11:21

    Are you a committed rugby coach wanting to inspire the next generation of rugby players? Cambridge Rugby Club Community team are looking for part-time rugby coaches … view