Hartpury name side to face Ulster A

Hartpury welcome Ulster A to the Gillman’s Ground on Saturday for game three of the British & Irish Cup.  Kick-off is at 2.30pm and the match will be followed by the Gloucester-Hartpury Women playing DMP Sharks in the Tyrell’s Premier 15s (4.30pm). Will Tanner picked up a shoulder injury in…

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British & Irish Cup action returns this weekend

The British & Irish Cup competition returns to Hartpury this weekend with the visit of Ulster ‘A’ to the Gillman’s Ground. Hartpury are winless after two rounds of the cup so far and, with resources stretched after an arduous period in the Greene King IPA Championship as well as tough…

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Hartpury RFC 7 – Ealing Trailfinders 31

Ealing Trailfinders maintained their challenge to leaders Bristol with this five-try, bonus point win on a wet and gloomy Gloucestershire afternoon. Two tries, coming immediately either side of the half time break, did the damage to a Hartpury side who had been very competitive for the first 40 minutes but…

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Barnes stays upbeat in the face of mounting injuries

“Pretty stretched.”  That was the analysis of Hartpury RFC Director of Rugby, John Barnes, when asked about playing resources for this Saturday’s home fixture against Ealing Trailfinders. The Londoners are one of the last sides against which you want to be sub-par, particularly at a time when they are riding…

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