Rugby

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC kick off 2020-21 season preparations

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC kick off 2020-21 season preparations

Crewe and Nantwich RUFC men’s team have returned to training in preparation for the 2020-21 season.

The club has already made changes off the field, with new chairman Graham Jackson and the newly appointed director of rugby Nick Kennedy.

June 19, 2020
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Women launch recruitment drive

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Women launch recruitment drive

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Women are on the lookout for new talent as they look to build on a successful first few seasons.

The Vagrants based team are hoping to strengthen their numbers as the club prepares ahead of any potential new season.

June 7, 2020
No return date for rugby, says Crewe & Nantwich RUFC chairman

No return date for rugby, says Crewe & Nantwich RUFC chairman

There is still no date for a return to amateur rugby, the chairman of Crewe & Nantwich RUFC said today.

All rugby at the Vagrants based club in Willaston ceased with the COVID-19 lockdown in mid March, as it did with hundreds of other amateur clubs around the UK.

May 23, 2020
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC appoint new Director of Rugby

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC appoint new Director of Rugby

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC has appointed Nick Kennedy as its new Director or Rugby.

Nick has been involved in the Vagrants club since he was a Reaseheath College student in 1993, playing and coaching at a variety of different levels and sectors.

April 6, 2020
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC U16s reach Cheshire Bowl final

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC U16s reach Cheshire Bowl final

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Under 16s produced an epic display to defeat rivals Sandbach and reach the Cheshire Bowl final.

Crewe emerged victors by 10-7 in their semi final with the final set to be played at the Vagrants in May.

March 16, 2020
Crewe and Nantwich RUFC Ladies win 63-0 against Didsbury TOC

Crewe and Nantwich RUFC Ladies win 63-0 against Didsbury TOC

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies celebrated the fifth anniversary of their first ever match in fine style by thrashing Didsbury TOC 63-0.

The Vagrants showed how far they have come in those five years with a devastating display to cement second place in the North West Championship 2.

March 2, 2020
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC battle to victory over Longton

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC battle to victory over Longton

Crewe and Nantwich battled out a hard-fought 17-12 victory over Longton in Midlands 2 West( North).

Stout defence in the final few minutes near their own try line kept the visitors at bay to secure the win.

February 26, 2020
Crewe & Nantwich Ladies fall to defeat against Kenilworth

Crewe & Nantwich Ladies fall to defeat against Kenilworth

Crewe & Nantwich Ladies relinquished their grip on the Intermediate Plate, being knocked out by Kenilworth Ladies 7-36.

The current holders battled the wind and rain as well as a resolute Kenilworth side who proved too strong.

February 18, 2020
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC beaten by league leaders Wolverhampton

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC beaten by league leaders Wolverhampton

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts coach John Farr has called on his side to “step up physically” as they look to bounce back from defeat to Wolverhampton.

The Vagrants side take on Leek in their next game, which Farr hopes will give them a chance to return to winning ways.

February 5, 2020
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC narrowly beaten by Camp Hill

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC narrowly beaten by Camp Hill

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts were narrowly beaten at home by Camp Hill.

And a “gutted” head coach John Farr said his side were their own worst enemy with the number of errors made.

January 27, 2020
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC can “win ugly” says coach Farr

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC can “win ugly” says coach Farr

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts’ 20-35 win against Burntwood is proof the team can “win ugly”, says coach John Farr.

Crewe made it back to back wins to move in the right direction up Midlands 2 West.

January 16, 2020
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC win “much needed” says coach Farr

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC win “much needed” says coach Farr

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts returned to winning in what was a “much-needed performance”, according to head coach John Farr.

The 1sts won 33-17 against Walsall and eased their relegation worries after a mixed run of results.

January 8, 2020
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC secure vital 8-22 win away at Newcastle

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC secure vital 8-22 win away at Newcastle

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC secured a vital win at Newcastle to move clear of the relegation zone in Midlands 2 West (North).

A fairly even start allowed fly-half Creighton (pictured) to exchange penalties with his opposite number 3-3.

December 9, 2019