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Gunner Rugby League

The Gunner Rugby League team is the official Rugby League team of the Royal Artillery. Home matches are played at Larkhill.

2008 Fixtures

30 Jan - Gunner Trials - Larkhill.

5 March - RA v Dudley Hill - Parry Lane, Bradford.

19 March (TBC) - RA Unit 9 a Side tournament - Larkhill.

2 April - RA v RE - Chatham.

23 April - RA v REME - Larkhill.

21 May - RA v RLC - Larkhill.

8 June - Gunner v Sappers Match - Odsal, Bradford before Bulls v Catalan Dragons match.

History

Since its recognition as an official army sport several Gunner regiments have played rugby league; most notably 7 Para RHA and 47 Regt RA. The Gunners first formally entered the Army Rugby League Lawson Cup in 2006. In 2007 they came third after a demanding play off against the RLC.

Points of Contact

  • Official website is here
  • Email the team here