Hartpury stay grounded despite opening day win

Hartpury travel to Bedford on Friday night, keen to overturn a run of four straight defeats at Goldington Road – three in the Championship and one the old B&I Cup – since promotion in 2017. The Red & Blacks made the best possible start to the new season on Saturday,…

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Hartpury University RFC 38 – Richmond Rugby 15

  Hartpury ensured the best possible start to the new Championship season with this 5-try, bonus point win over returning Richmond. If not a complete performance, this was certainly among the better efforts from the Red & Blacks since promotion from National 1, four years ago.  If anything, the final…

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Hartpury name squad for Richmond curtain-raiser

With 10 of the match-day 23 making their league debuts for ‘the RFC’ there is definitely a very fresh feel about the Hartpury University squad named for tomorrow’s season opener with Richmond. That is not to say, of course, that the players do not know each other well.  Nine months…

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Hartpury appoint Luke Stratford and Will Crane as co-captains

Hartpury University RFC are very pleased to announce that Luke Stratford and Will Crane have been appointed as co-captains for the forth-coming Greene King IPA Championship season, which starts with a home fixture against Richmond Rugby this Saturday. Both players are hookers by trade and both came through student rugby…

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