Kevin Whately and Reg Clark with the historic Challenge Cup Trophy at Iffley Road Pavilion.
The Locker Room
Rhino is immensely proud to be Official Ball Supplier to rugby league’s European Super League and all RFL domestic competitions this season. One of the highlights of this will be the Tetleys Rugby League Challenge Cup Final, on August 24th when the Rhino Vortex Elite XIII ball will make its Wembley debut in the climax of one of the oldest and most prestigious competitions in world rugby, dating back to 1897. The ball has already been well received by the game’s leading teams and players with Leeds Rhino's Kevin Sinfield recently winning the first monthly Rhino Top Gun kicking award with a perfect 15 out of 15 record. The Challenge Cup’s third round draw was recently held at the historic Iffley Road Rugby Pavilion in Oxford, home not only of Oxford University RFC but also from this summer the newly formed Oxford Rugby League club, which will play in the Championship 1 competition and has Rhino Director Tony Colquitt as CEO. The draw was made by leading actor Kevin Whately, better known as the eponymous star of the ITV drama Lewis, who is a lifelong RL supporter and regular at the Challenge Cup Final. Oxford RL got possibly the toughest draw available at this stage of the competition – away to Halifax of the Championship, giving their new squad and coach Tony Benson plenty to prepare for in the coming weeks.
#photos #2013 #achievements #rugbyunited 1eagu3 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 adam jones algarve algarve rugby festival all-blacks andrew jepson andrew sheridan andy ripley anthony lynn antumapu rfc apparel army asia Australia award ball balls barbarians barnet elizaethans bath beach rugby benefits bishop vesey british british & irish lions browns browns inaugural festival cage rugby cambridge campese cape town catalogue celebrity charity cheddar chilean christmas clothing clubs collision king competition competitions Connacht cyprus pumas Dan Murphy dave reynish david walter dictator donates easigrass edinburgh edinburgh university england saxons england training expo former chairman france fsr fsrp initiative GB7's glasgow warriors goal golden boot grand slam grass roots grassroots greece gregory townsend GuinessPRO12 harjal raj heineken Heineken Cup heritage history hkru hong kong sevens hsbc ian madigan INAUGURAL GB7s TOURNAMENT india invictus irb irish irish rugby show italy jack matthews james carlberg james roby japan japan rfc japanese john steele johnny morris jrfu jungle crows kazakhstan kew occasionals kids kyoto launch league legacy legends life for a kid lion lions lions rugby living with africa london London Japanese RFC london tag event london2012 lord addington Luciano Orquera luke o'callaghan magners mark fletcher mark regan mars mcrobbie mike cron millwall minis Misc Mr T National Paralympic Day NDA neil black neil murphy new new shirt new zealand news northampton offer official supplier oku old actonians rfc olympics olympics paralympic outreach parliamentary world cup partnership paul vaughan penny hill park phil keith-roach Pierre Villepreux Piotrowice Nyskie pitchero polish festival powa premiere press conference press release prize winners prizewinners PRO12 purchasing rabo rabo direct ball trophy reg clark karl hogan leinster munster rabodirect RaboDirectPRO12 rauris rbs red bull reg clark reggie corrigan relocate review rfu rhino rhino 2000 rhino draw rhino factor Rhino Ireland rhino pure rhino pure rugby rhino rugby rhino rugby asia rhino rugby rant rhinogb rhinousa richie gray rlwc robbiew romania rosslyn park round 3 rugby rugby ball rugby bus rugby business person rugby business seminar rugby expo rugby force rugby league rugby training rugby united ruggerbugs ruguby expo ryan hall saints samoan saracens school scotsman scrum scrum gurus scrum machine scrumsmart seawolves seminar sevens signs skin social media somerset south africa sponsorship st helens st pauls student style super league supplier support swazi teamwear the lions tickets tim lambert tony colquitt top gear Topo Rodriguez tour touraid touring trafalgar square training Trevor Woodman trophy trs turf twickenham union jacket usa usa rugby varsity video vortex wales wasps wedding Welsh Rugby Union win wru wrwc Yann Thomas