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Mancunians Appoint Wheelchair Rugby Coach

January 24, 2018

Ambitious Rugby League Club Mancunians have appointed David Abel as head coach to their Wheelchair Rugby League team. Pemberton-based Abel landed the role ahead of a strong list of candidates and impressed the plans that he presented and his coaching philosophy. “I’ve been involved in wheelchair rugby league for a number of years now as… Read More ›

Do You Have Rugby League Memorabilia?

Heritage Group Appeals for Manchester Related Rugby Artefacts Do you or a relative have any Manchester related Rugby artefacts hidden in your attic? The Manchester Rugby Heritage Group are seeking any artefacts that may be relevant to their work to research and record the history of both codes of rugby in Manchester. The launch of… Read More ›

Indoor Magic 5’s – Amended Dates

The dates of the Indoor Magic 5’s have been amended. We received advice from the primary schools who will be attending and they advised that the dates clashed with other events that they had already committed to, so we have decided to move each of our events back one week.  Therefore the Magic 5’s event… Read More ›

Are you a coach looking to progress?

Junior Rugby Coordinator Mancunians is Manchester’s Dual Code Rugby club offering Rugby League in the summer months and Rugby Union in the winter. Working all over Manchester providing after school clubs, teaching cover and assisting schools to run sports teams, the club has a 20:20 vision of getting 1,000 people active regularly in the various… Read More ›


Sunday 10th September. Unfortunately, due to the wet weather all pitches at Hough End are waterlogged which means that there won’t be any sessions today.  

Mini Mancunians Returns on Sunday September 3rd at 10:30

Mini Mancunians for children aged 6-9 years old will return on Sunday September 3rd at 10:30 at Hough End Police Club, South Manchester. After a short summer break, we will see several boys and girls step up into the Mini Mancunians from the Rugby Kidz programme and will for the first time, begin to play… Read More ›

AGM and Annual Planning Day

JOIN US and have your say on how Mancunians is run. Every year we celebrate our successes and ask for ideas of how we can improve for the coming year. This years event will take place at the club on Saturday September 16th at 11.30.  The past year was a great success and we’re looking… Read More ›

Active Mancunians Goes on The Road

Mancunians’ community programme – Active Mancunians – goes on the road over the summer as the programme continues to grow across Manchester. 

Participation Continues to Rise at Mancunians

Participation numbers at Manchester’s Dual Code Rugby Club, Mancunians are continuing to increase as the club continues to grow. Numbers of participants at all sessions apart from the adult men’s rugby league team have increased across the board since the club last published its participation figures in November 2016. A highlight is the outstanding growth… Read More ›

Rugby Kidz Star in Sunday Session

  Mancunians hosted their first ever game this weekend, when Cadishead Rhinos travelled to Hough End for a training game. Mancunians had never hosted a game before and many children were nervous about what to expect but, they started the session with familiar games such as Farmer Farmer and Treasure Island before the large group… Read More ›