County U20s

Durham County Under 20’s

       Results 2018/2019 Season
Date Team Venue Score
Sunday 10th February 2019 Durham V Staffordshire Billingham RFC 76 – 1
Sunday 17th March 2019 Northumberland V Durham Ashington RFC 5 – 19
Sunday 31st March 2019 Durham V Oxfordshire Gateshead RFC 52 – 5


Durham County RFU U20’s will be taking on Surrey U20’s in the Jason Leonard Under 20’s County Championship

Durham County host Surrey at home on Sunday 14th April for the 4th Game of the 2018/2019 season. The game will be played at Blaydon RFC, kicking off at 2PM.

Good luck to all the selected players who will be representing Durham County and their Club teams on Sunday –

1 L Shaw – Billingham
2 J Fouldes – Billingham
3 K Clarke – Middlesbrough
4 B Walton – Billingham
5 S Shanks – Darling Mowden Park
6 S Ivey – Hartlepool
7 M Frost – Durham University
8 J Holmes – Bishop Auckland
9 H Porter – Durham University
10 M Hart – Durham University
11 A Lawson – Billingham
12 C Blair – Durham University
13 L King – Billingham
14 J  Murray – Darlington Mowden Park
15 M Peters – Durham University

16 W Sopp – Sunderland
17 N Greenlaw – Horden
18 I Hodgeson – Billingham
19 N Pace – Horden
20 G McGulligan – Durham University
21 A Ridley – Gateshead

Traveling Reserves –
Z Bolton – Yarm
A Peacock – West Hartlepool
D Shields – Bishop Auckland

Durham County welcome any supporters and wish all the players the best of luck!


Durham County RFU U20’s to take on Oxfordshire RFU U20’s in Jason Leonard Under 20’s County Championship

Durham County U20’s host Oxfordshire at home for the 3rd Game of 2018/2019 season at Gateshead RFC Sunday 31st March

The game finished with a win for Durham County, score Durham 52 : Oxfordshire 5.

A Total points of 52 came from the following players – Murray, King, Lawson, Hodgeson, Walton, Holmes (Tries) and Ridley (Conversion and penalty). 

A massive well done to all the players who played on Sunday! Please see full squad below –

15 Miles Peters – Durham University
14 Liam King – Billingham
13 Zak Bolton – Yarm
12 Alfie Lawson – Billingham
11 Josh Murray – Darlington Mowden Park
10 Adam Ridley – Gateshead
9 Ross Craig – Gateshead
1 Adam Brown – West Hartlepool
2 Jordan Foulds – Billingham
3 Kieran Clark – Middlesbrough
4 Ben Walton (Captain) – Billingham
5 Shane Ivy – Hartlepool
6 Niall Pace – Horden & Peterlee
7 Isaac Hodgeson – Billingham
8 Josh Holmes – Bishop Auckland

Harry Beadling
Niall Greenlaw – Horden & Peterlee
William Sopp – Sunderland
Adam Peacock – West Hartlepool
James Cook – Durham City
Sam Shanks – Darlington Mowden Park
Hugo Carter – Durham University


Durham County U20’s to take on Staffordshire U20’s in the 2018/2019 season 

Durham County RFU U20’s are due to take on Staffordshire RFU U20’s.

Due to weather conditions on previous dates, the game have been re-scheduled for Sunday 10th February 2019 and will be played at Billingham RFC.

We hope many of you will be able to attend with a Kick Off time of 2:15pm.

Best of luck to the all players!


Following the cancellation of the game on Sunday 3rd February due to weather conditions, a provisional booking has been made.

The match is due to take place on Sunday 10th February 2019 at Billingham RFC, Kick Off 2:15pm. 

Best of luck to all our players!


The Jason Leonard U20 County Championship 2018

Durham County U20s begin this year’s campaign in the Jason Leonard National U20 Championship against Cheshire U20.

The game will be played at Sunderland RFC on this coming Sunday 11th February with a KO at 2.15pm.

With Durham having played in the Final at Twickenham last year expectations are high for this year.

However, Cheshire won promotion to the Championship by winning the second tier competition the Shield last year, so a highly competitive match is guaranteed.

If you are able to come to Sunderland on Sunday be there to support your U20 County Squad.

Venue   Sunderland RFC
Ashbrooke Sports Club
West Lawn
Ashbrooke
Sunderland
SR2 7HH

Date      Sunday 11th February 2018

Time     Kick Off 2.15pm

2018 Fixtures

Durham County U20  vs Cheshire U20 @ Sunderland RFC Sunday 11 February 2018 kick off 14:15

Yorkshire  U20 vs Durham County U20 @ Pontefract RFC Sunday 18th March 2018 Kick off 14:15


The 2017 National Under 20 Competition fixtures have been released by England Rugby.

The fixtures for the coming season (2016-17) are as follows:

POOL ONE: 

Durham
Northumberland
Yorkshire

Round one: February 4, 2017
Yorkshire  V  Northumberland

Round two:  February 27, 2017
Northumberland  V  Durham

Round Three: March 19, 2017 : Durham 15 – 12 Yorkshire

Having lost by two points to Northumberland in the U20s previous clash, the Yorkshire game was a must win and despite Yorkshire heading into the clash unbeaten for three years, Durham managed to turn over the result they needed.

Durham U20s; Six players from Blaydon RFC after the Yorkshire victory

Quarter Final: April 2, 2017 :
North Mids V Durham @ Luctonians : (2.30pm KO)

Semi Final: April 16, 2017 : Durham 28 – 18 Kent  

Kent V Durham @ Cranbrook RUFC  

Final: May 6, 2017: Durham V Yorkshire
Twickenham final