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Scottish Varsity Match 2014

The University of Edinburgh’s rugby clubs and their St Andrews counterparts will head down to London later this month to play in the world’s oldest varsity match. The sporting tradition, firmly embedded in the universities’ history, is played annually, with the match thought to be approximately 150 years old. The game will again be played […]

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Reunited through Rugby

February saw the return of over 350 Edinburgh University Rugby Football Club (EURFC) alumni for the single largest gathering in the club’s history. EURFC members from over seven decades gathered in Edinburgh for a weekend of sporting celebration and endeavour. Organised by former Sports President, Ian Stevens, the weekend was a resounding success. Using the […]

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Rugby Legend visits University

The University of Edinburgh was proud to welcome South African Rugby legend Joost Van Der Westhuizen in November. He was visiting the university to look at the University’s Euan MacDonald centre for Motor Neurone disease which is a condition he suffers from and is determined to raise awareness and improve research into the disease. The […]

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