Category: OURFC Club News

THE VARSITY MATCHES SET TO RETURN TO TWICKENHAM FOR 150TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

THE VARSITY MATCHES SET TO RETURN TO TWICKENHAM FOR 150TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

The Varsity Matches are set to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the first Oxford v Cambridge rugby game with a return to Twickenham next year.  A move from the traditional timing of December means the men’s and women’s matches will now be played in the second half of the season in the Spring. The games […]

VARSITY MATCHES ATTRACT NEW SPONSOR FOR 150TH ANNIVERSARY

VARSITY MATCHES ATTRACT NEW SPONSOR FOR 150TH ANNIVERSARY

The Varsity Matches will be back at Twickenham this season with a new date and a new sponsor. Jefferies, the largest independent, global, full-service investment banking firm headquartered in the U.S., has signed an innovative deal that will kick-off with the 150th anniversary meeting of the Oxford and Cambridge men in April, 2022. The women’s […]

COACHING & PHYSIO OPPORTUNITES AT OURFC

COACHING & PHYSIO OPPORTUNITES AT OURFC

Ahead of the new season, OURFC are looking to recruit the following positions: Women’s 2nd XV (Panthers) Coach and Women’s Lead Physiotherapist. Both positions are part-time and based on a fixed term-contract. For further details of the coaching position please email OURFC General Manager Tim Stevens tim.stevens@sport.ox.ac.uk For further details of the physio position please […]

A LEVEL RESULTS DAY

A LEVEL RESULTS DAY

If you have received your A Level results, are coming to Oxford this October and are interested in Rugby Union, then we would very much like to hear from you. Oxford University offers a wide range of playing, coaching, refereeing and volunteering opportunities, which includes four University representative squads (two men’s & two women’s), Development […]

OURFU SEEK COLLEGE RUGBY ADMINISTRATOR

OURFU SEEK COLLEGE RUGBY ADMINISTRATOR

Oxford University Rugby Football Union (OURFU) is looking to appoint a part-time College Rugby Administrator. The successful applicant will report directly to the Playing, Coaching & Development Committee. The role requires a highly organised individual who is self-motivated, able to work under pressure and without supervision, but also a team player with ideally, a sound […]

THAMES RIVER RUN

THAMES RIVER RUN

Former Oxford Blue Will Ellerby (2001), put together a team of five Oxford Alumni plus one, to run the length of the River Thames non-stop from the Source to the Thames Barrier in aid of the British Heath Foundation on the weekend of the 24th-25th July. The team completed the route as a non-stop relay by splitting the […]

INTO BATTLE; THE TRUE STORY OF A BITTER FEUD AT OXFORD UNIVERSITY

INTO BATTLE; THE TRUE STORY OF A BITTER FEUD AT OXFORD UNIVERSITY

Postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, Into Battle, Hugh Salmon’s debut play inspired by the story of Ronnie Poulton-Palmer, one of England and Oxford’s greatest rugby players, is now scheduled for 7-31 October at Greenwich Theatre. A timely reminder of how people can be brought together by adversity, it will now be one of the […]

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