Rugby Union Men's (Focus Sport)

Northumbria University are well known for Rugby Union both locally and nationally. The men’s team form part of the BUCS Premier North, With a home venue of Kingston Park Stadium, this high profile league will reach a head-to-head final held one of the UK’s best stadiums.

We have a number of players who have progressed onto the international stage including Will Muir, who represented England 7’s in the World Cup final.

Northumbria University are committed to player development and have a track record in supporting students to progress onto premiership teams and have a close link with local club Darlington Mowden Park Sharks. Recent alumni include Abbie Scott, Caity Mattinson and Jo Brown who have all recently represented England Senior women’s team. 

Key Contacts


Men’s Head Coach: Joe Cain

Club President: Harry Cain