Cambridge University Rugby Union Football Club

Cambridge University Rugby Union Football Club (CURUFC) was founded in 1872, the year the first Varsity Match was played against Oxford. CURUFC is made up of three men’s teams; Men’s Blues, LX Club and Under 20s.

The CURUFC squad are based at Grange Road, Cambridge, which has been their home since 1896.

CURUFC originally played in Pink before moving to their traditional Light Blue and white from 1876.

Since inception over 325 players have gained international honours; including Mike Gibson, Gerald Davies, Alastair Hignell, Rob Andrew, Gavin Hastings, Dan Vickerman and Jamie Roberts.

CURUFC has also produced more players who have represented the British and Irish Lions than any other club, including seven Lions captains.

College: St. Catherine’s College

Alex King

College: Wolfson College

Angus Peters

College: Lucy Cavendish College

Ben Gompels (C)

Born: 03.12.1996, in Haverforwest
Position: Back row
Ht: 1.86m / 6’ 1”
Wt: 100kg / 15st 10lb
Blues: 2017, 18, 19
Blues No: 1226
College: Emmanuel
University Course: MBPhD – 2nd year PhD in Medical Sciences
School: Llandovery College / Ysgol Gyfun Emlyn
Higher Education: Cambridge University
First Club: Clwb rygbi Castell Newydd Emlyn
Honours: Wales U16, England Counties, Cambridge University captain (2019, 2020)
College: Wolfson College

Ben Mills

College: Wolfson College

Byron Hodge

College: Homerton College

Charles Favell

College: Jesus College

Charles Kantolinna

College: Robinson College

Charlie Hancock

College: Wolfson College

Christian Stehlik

College: Homerton College

Connor Fairman

College: Fitzwilliam College

Danny Collins

College: Jesus College

David Holdroyd

College: St. Edmund’s College

Fergus Hughes

College: Downing College

Jamie Benson

College: St. Edmund’s College

Laurence Marwood

College: Jesus College

Max Loveridge

College: Queen's College

Matthew Symons

College: Gonville and Caius College

Samuel Odu

College: Magdalene College

Shawn Ingle

College: Emmanuel College

Stephen Clark-Leonard

College: Darwin College

Stefan Nixon

College: Jesus College

Tim Andrew

College: Fitzwilliam College

Tom Molloy

College: Hughes Hall

Tommaso Castello

College: Magdalene College

Ty Wills