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England Rugby September 2010 in Review

By Kath
October 7 2010

England Rugby September 2010 In Review 



England Rugby September 2010 - In Review

England Rugby September 2010:  The conclusion of the Women's Rugby World Cup 2010, the new CEO of the RFU setting out his vision for the future, GPS technology in top flight games, 10 years of Investec International Sponsorship, the Commonwealth Games 2010 kicks off plus lots more ......  

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JOHN STEELE took up the top job in English rugby this week as the RFU's new Chief Executive and spelled out his vision for the long-term future of the game. RFU's new Chief Executive spells out his vision for future

ENGLAND Team Manager Martin Johnson in is upbeat mood as he discusses England's prospects for the season and a thrilling start to the new Aviva Premiership campaign. Johnson: We want to hit the ground running

Professional English rugby union clubs are using satellite technology in games this season to gather performance data as part of a PhD study into the physical demands of top flight rugby.   Rugby researchers using GPS technology in top flight games

English Referee Chris White has been handed the job of leading the development of the next generation of top English referees.  England Ref Chris White awarded top job



RFU Elite Referees Wayne Barnes, Andrew Small and Dave Pearson have each been awarded test matches in the November international test window by the IRB.  IRB Awards Refs., Barnes, Small & Pearson Nov Test Matches




England Women put on a fantastic performance against the Australians at the ~Twickenham Stoop to secure their place in the Women's Rugby World Cup 2010.England Women's Reaction to winning through to Rugby World Cup

England Head Coach Gary Street named his team to face the reigning world champions New Zealand in the final of the Women’s Rugby World Cup on Sunday,  England Women v New Zealand Women's Rugby World Cup Final

England players’ reaction to losing the WRWC 2010 final 13-10 to New Zealand  England Women just lose out on winning Rugby World Cup 2010



The Heineken Cup returns for its 16thseason on Friday, 8 October when one of only four teams who have figured in every tournament, Ulster Rugby, host one of three new clubs to the competition, Aironi Rugby, at Ravenhill.  

Old and New clash on opening night of 16th Heineken Cup





ENGLAND  named an Under 20 Elite Player Squad containing "a great blend of skill, pace and power" for the 2010-11 season. The 32-man group will compete in the Under 20 RBS 6 Nations in the New Year before heading for the IRB Junior World Championship in Italy next June.Head coach Hunter names England U20 Elite Player Squad

England Under 18 head coach John Fletcher has started work with the next generation of the game’s international stars. Fletcher and assistant Peter Walton have put together a 26-man squad for this season’s England age group programme which kicks off against Ireland in December England U18 name new squad of future stars

Peter Drewett has been named as England Students Team Manager to succeed Keith Green who stood down at the end of last season after three seasons at the helm. England Students Team Manager - Named as Peter Drewett



Ben Gollings will lead England Rugby 7s team at the 2010 Commonwealth Games. The Games take place in Delhi, India, from 3 to 14 October 2010. They will feature 17 sports - archery, aquatics (swimming, synchronised swimming & diving), athletics, badminton, boxing, cycling, gymnastics, hockey, lawn bowls, netball, rugby 7s, shooting, squash, table tennis, tennis, weightlifting & wrestling. England Rugby Sevens Team named for Commonwealth Games 2010

Commonwealth Games - Jerusalem has been chosen as the anthem to be played for English athletes competing at this year's Commonwealth Games in Delhi. The decision follows a month-long public vote earlier this year, which saw Jerusalem coming out as a runaway favourite  Nation chooses Jerusalem for England's CommonwealthMedalists




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