Archive: June 2014

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Kick off confirmed for Gloucester friendly

Kick off confirmed for Gloucester friendly

30/06/2014

Gloucester Rugby have confirmed the kick off time for our pre-season friendly at Kingsholm on Saturday 16th August which will be 3pm.The game could see Leeds come up against former players Stevie McColl and Jacob Rowan, who have made the...

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Jones looking forward to fresh challenge at Carnegie

Jones looking forward to fresh challenge at Carnegie

30/06/2014

New Leeds Carnegie signing Chris Jones has admitted he is looking forward to a fresh start with the club after returning North from Worcester Warriors.His former club will be one of Carnegie's major rivals for the title this season but...

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Players set to begin pre-season training on Monday

Players set to begin pre-season training on Monday

27/06/2014

Just over five weeks since the final game of last season, the Carnegie squad will return for pre-season training on Monday morning ahead of the new campaign.Head of Athletic Performance Jason Davidson says that the team will be in a...

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McGee says experience will be key in new campaign

McGee says experience will be key in new campaign

27/06/2014

Carnegie Forwards Coach Tommy McGee believes that the experiences of last season will give the team even more drive for the new campaign ahead of the start of pre-season training.Leeds lost out to eventual Champions London Welsh in the Championship...

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Luffman backs youngsters to progress next season

Luffman backs youngsters to progress next season

27/06/2014

Academy Manager Mark Luffman believes that young forwards Paul Hill and Jack Walker are set for a big season having returned to the club as World Champions with the England U20 team.Both players made their first team debuts last season...

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Leeds Carnegie confirm Lowes departure

Leeds Carnegie confirm Lowes departure

24/06/2014

Leeds Carnegie have today confirmed that Head Coach James Lowes will leave the club with immediate effect to join Super League side Bradford Bulls.Commenting on the announcement Leeds Carnegie chairman, Sir Ian McGeechan said: "We are disappointed to be losing...

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2014-15 British & Irish Cup fixtures announced

2014-15 British & Irish Cup fixtures announced

24/06/2014

Following confirmation of the new structure, the 2014-15 British & Irish Cup fixtures are today unveiled, with Leeds Carnegie set to face Rotherham Titans, Ulster Ravens, and a Welsh side which will be based on regional play-offs at the start...

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