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Championship Competition Information

The current cup holders are 14 Regt RA who beat 9 Regt RLC 23-20.

The Army Rugby Union Management Board introduced the Championship Leagues Competition in the 2012 / 13 season since when it has thrived. It is only open to units affiliated to the ARU and the top team will be promoted into the ARU Premiership. Competitive teams are organised into three leagues, one of which is based on units serving in BA(G). Current rules and regulations can be found on the Championship rules page here

See the Premiership Cup History and Statistics page.

Championship Points of Contact

League Secretary Email
Community Chairman Marc Wilding
Championship 1 Jase Lowe
Championship 2 Del Tickner
Championship 3 Richard Glet

Championship Finals 2017/18 Results:

LEVEL RESULT CHAMPIONS
Championship Cup 9 Regt RLC 20 – 23 14 Regt RA 14 Regt RA
Championship Plate 8 Trg Bn REME (2nd XV) 10 – 19 ATR (P) ATR (P)
Championship Vase 29 Regt RLC 22 – 38 RTR RTR

Championship Leagues and Teams – Championship 1

Updated: 25 Sept 18

Champ 1 – SOUTH
17 P&M Regt RLC
19 Regt RA
32 Regt RA
5 RIFLES
Defence Academy
Pilgrims

Champ 1 – South League Table

Champ 1 – NORTH
2 Lancs
33 Regt RE
42 Regt RE
4 SCOTS
Corinthians
QDG

Champ 1 – North League Table

CHAMP 1 – ARTD
11 SIGS
3 RSME
8 Bn REME 2nds
ATC (P)
Bovington Bisons
ITC Catterick

Champ 1 – ARTD League Table

Championship Leagues and Teams – Championship 2

Updated: 25 Sept 18

CHAMP 2 – SOUTH WEST
14 Sigs
20 Sigs
47 Regt RA
Anvils
DE&S Abbey Wood
RW Dragons

Champ 2 – South West League Table

Champ 2 – SOUTH EAST
13 AA Regt RLC
21 Sigs Regt
22 Regt RE
27 Regt RLC
29 Regt RLC
Arty Cen

Champ 2 – South East League Table

CHAMP 2 – NORTH
3 RHA
3 Scots
32 Regt RE
39 Regt RE
4 Regt RA
5 Regt RA

Champ 2 – North League Table

Championship Leagues and Teams – Championship 3

Updated: 20 Jul 18

CHAMP 3 – SOUTH WEST
1 RHA
10 Sigs
4 Regt RLC
Griffins
KRH
RTR

Champ 3 – South West League Table

Champ 3 – SOUTH EAST
1 Coldstream Guards
1 Gren Guards
11 EOD
3 Regt RLC
36 Regt RE
HCR

Champ 3 – South East League Table

Champ 3 – MIDLANDS
1 Regt RLC
170 RE
6 Regt RLC
7 Regt RLC
ARRC Spn Bn
MOD Stafford

Champ 3 – Midlands League Table

MATCH REPORTS

Rifles Double Off

5 Rifles finished their ARU Championship campaign with a resounding 62-15 win over the Hameln based Sappers 28 Engr Regt. The second match between these two sides was a much more open affair in which …

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Sappers downed by rampant Rifles

The fourth round of the ARU BAG Championship saw a depleted 28 Regt RE side lose heavily to a 5 Rifles side that have under gone resurgence in recent weeks. After losing narrowly to 26 …

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Rifles pip Gunners in ARU Championship

The Gutersloh based Gunners 26 Regt RA hosted 5 RIFLES in the second of their scheduled Championship fixtures in the Western pool of the BAG competition. The Fri afternoon/evening floodlit fixture tested both teams in …

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