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Rugby Union

Rugby Union

Many of our players represent their counties, divisions and countries.

Are you a promising rugby player, with an ambition to play in national competitions?

Newcastle University Rugby Club (NURFC) is on the lookout for players like you.

Our players progress through our teams based upon their ability. and many go on to represent their counties, divisions and countries.

Men’s teams

<>NURFC men’s teams have a proud history of players that have gone on to represent their countries at full international level. Some players have represented the British & Irish Lions.

The past few years have seen NURFC players represent:

  • England Students
  • England U20s
  • their counties
  • Newcastle Falcons at all levels

We currently have four teams competing in the men's BUCS National Championship, including BUCS North A.

Women’s teams

Two women's sides compete in BUCS. The first team compete in BUCS Premier North Division.

The women's club has a proud history of players that have gone on to represent their country. This includes players in the 2014 World Cup winning team.

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