Rugby World Cup 2015

Snapper Leigh marine Reserve

World Cup travel ideas – North Shore

NORTH SHORE Pre-match jaunt – Goat Island Walk This return walk heads part of the way to Cape Rodney overlooking New Zealand’s oldest and most popular marine reserve. Walk up…

Whangarei

World Cup travel ideas – Whangarei

WHANGAREI Pre-match jaunt – Bream Head/Te Whara track This track follows an ancient Maori trail from Urquharts Bay to Ocean Beach. The track climbs Mount Lion to the ridge line…

Benn Robinson out of the World Cup after injurying his knee

Benn Robinson out of the World Cup

Wallabies prop Benn Robinson has been ruled out of this autumn’s Rugby World Cup. The 26-year-old, who celebrates his 27th birthday next Tuesday,  underwent an arthroscopy in Sydney this morning…

Shane Williams happyto be back in training

Shane Williams’ World Cup verdict

Shane Williams is back, ready and raring to go, but he admits he is taking nothing for granted in his bid to be selected for his third Rugby World Cup…

Sam Warburton just about coping with Cryo treatments

Warburton on ‘Evil Saunas’

Sam Warburton is currently eating, sleeping and training his way through the first of two, intense, pre-Rugby World Cup training camps in Poland for Welsh Rugby’s national side. The Cardiff…

France 2011 Kit

New France kit revealed – Video

It certainly is the week for new rugby kits as World Cup fever starts to build across the globe. The home kit is a combination of both royal and dark…

David Wallace, Luke Fitzgerald and Paul O'Connell

Ireland launch alternative kits

The IRFU and Puma have announced the launch of the new home and alternative kits. The Ireland rugby team will wear the new Puma Ireland alternative jersey for the first…

George North

Wales jersey unrippable!

AT THE Wales shirt launch this week it was clear that the players had a lot of input in the new jersey. While most people are concerned with what the…