Hull Ionians 7 – Hartpury RFC 49






With two thirds of the season gone, Hartpury can consider their progress with a great deal of satisfaction.  99 league points out of a possible 100 is already a remarkable achievement and the team will need to lose more than half of their remaining fixtures for the chasing pack to…

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Hartpury do just enough to see off Bath in BUCS Super Rugby






There was a proverbial “game of two halves” when Hartpury and Bath met in the latest instalment of this year’s captivating BUCS Super Rugby tournament. Having established a useful half-time lead, which they extended shortly after the break, Hartpury then had to withstand a determined Bath fight-back, which left them…

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Hartpury RFC looking to maintain standards after Coventry win






Hartpury Director of Rugby, John Barnes, is keen for his side to maintain the performance levels set in last Saturday’s win over Coventry, when they travel north to Hull Ionians this weekend. “Last week was very pleasing”, he said. “We’d had two indifferent performances after the Christmas break, so on…

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Hartpury connections to figure strongly for England Under 20






There was more good news today as Hartpury College and Hartpury RFC were well-represented in the 32-man elite player squad named by England ahead of this year’s Six Nations championships. Scrum-half Harry Randall (pictured) resumes after appearing in last summer’s Junior World Championships.  He is joined in the squad by fellow-student…

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