Boar Sport Club Files: Rugby League

Oh Rugby League is wonderful!








Advice for incoming freshers

Come down to sports fair and meet some of the lads. We have taster sessions on Tuesday and Friday of week 1 which are both completely free! We also have our first circle of the year on Wednesday week 1 which is always great fun. For those of you looking to play for the 1st team we have a trial match against Coventry at the start of term and places are up for grabs! Give it a go, we’re a friendly club and League is a great sport! If you want to find out more about the club then join the Facebook group here:

Targets for next season

Win the league again, regain our Varsity title against Coventry and win the cup.

Training times and venues 

Westwood Tarkett. Mondays @ 5pm and Fridays @ 5.30pm. Training sessions are led by Troy Perkins, an ex-Australian international.

Club President

Ollie Horrocks

Number of members 




Teams and Competitions 

Number of teams

One team in BUCS and a 2nd team who play 9 a-side tournaments. Playing opportunities for all.



Men's Rugby Captain

Men’s Rugby League Captain: Jack ‘Stain’ Buckler



Biggest club social

Mystery Easter Tour! Several days of debauchery in a cultural hotspot, previous tour destinations include Krakow, Prague, Barcelona and Belgrade. Definitely not to be missed! Rugby League tour


Club BNOC (big name on campus)

Dave O’ Connor (below) has played Rugby League for Midlands Students and Great Britain Pioneers several times. He recently signed a semi-professional contract with Coventry Bears while continuing to play for Warwick Uni.

Rugby League bnoc




We have an annual ‘Take me Out’ event with the Aerobics club based on the TV show. It’s a really fun night and all proceeds go to charity!

rugby league charity




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