Schedules have been interrupted, routines aren’t what they used to be and some of our favourite places have temporarily closed – or in some cases shut down.
Super League returns for its 25th season, with the competition bringing in one of the biggest names in sport and crossing uncharted waters – the Atlantic – for the first time
From designing their own playing shirt to walking out at Twickenham during England’s Six Nations next year, students from Manchester are learning that rugby is so much more than a game.
The England women’s rugby team have dominated the sport since 2002 when they came second in the World Cup, which was to be the case for the next two Championships until they clinched the title in 2014.
‘Being a part of Sale Sharks? Fantastic’: Tommy reflects on Taylor-made experiences ahead of Wasps move
Departing Sale Sharks hooker Tommy Taylor has spoken of his pride in representing his hometown club – but says that now is the time for a new challenge.
Scrum-half Will Hodgson insists The King’s School Macclesfield’s never-say-die attitude is what propelled them to glory at last week’s Rosslyn Park HSBC National School Sevens.
After becoming disillusioned with life in a bobsleigh, Manchester Olympian Rebekah ‘Bex’ Wilson is rediscovering her love for sport on the rugby pitch.
Wales’ constant revolving injury door during the 2015 Rugby World Cup has made Warren Gatland’s men favourites to land next year’s Six Nations title, according to absent full-back Leigh Halfpenny.
Manchester Rugby Club an ‘interesting part’ of city’s history… but days of influence have been and gone
When an amateur sports club has an official historian, it becomes obvious that there is more to that team than immediately meets the eye.
Despite Sale Sharks recently being crowned Kings of the North, as well as George Ford and Owen Farrell both hailing from these parts, there is a tangible difference between rugby in the North West and the rest of the country.
Brad Barritt believes that The RFU’s All Schools programme is beneficial to the North West, and not just in terms of the increased pool of talent emerging from the area.