Men's Rugby Union

Welcome to the University of Gloucestershire Mens Rugby Union Page.

UGRFC is one of the biggest clubs at the university with 3 teams competing at all levels. Providing a good experience of rugby for both experienced players and new comers to the sport.

Our 1st team now competes in the BUCs South Prem B League.

Our 2nd team compete in the 2nd tier of the South-West University Leagues.

Our 3rd team compete in the 4th tier of the South-West University Leagues.

UGRFC welcomes all players of all abilities, with the training catered to the needs of all allowing for the development of players right the way through the club. 

A large focus within the club is development. Through these pathways provided it has seen students go on to play at a high level such as Elite/professional rugby, National rugby, English Universities, England Sevens Development Squad. Including recent England World Cup squad member Ruaridh McConnochie. 



We have been successful winning back-to-back Varsity fixtures against Worcester University for four consecutive years.

The Varsity fixture is huge event the University calender and in recent years has been played in venues such as Birmingham Moseley and Sixways Stadium, with both Universities providing their fair share of spectators.



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Rugby Union (Mens)


  • Rugby Union (Mens) COMPETE Membership£5.00
  • Rugby Union (Mens) RECREATION Membership£5.00


  • M. Rugby Union - Varsity Player Contribution£5.00
  • M. Rugby Union - Varsity Playing Shirts£32.50
  • M. Rugby Union - Varsity PLaying Shorts£20.60
  • M. Rugby Union - Varsity Playing Socks£5.00