Former Scotland international Johnnie Beattie and former Tonga international Siale Piutau join us on this week’s episode to look ahead to Scotland’s game against Tonga at BT Murrayfield next Saturday. The duo reflect on the last time the two teams met in 2014 - a game they were both involved in. Johnnie and Rachel Malcolm also look ahead to the other Autumn Nations Series matches and we reflect on another busy weekend of rugby, which included the FOSROC Super6 Final.
After making her 50th consecutive appearance for Scotland last weekend, Emma Wassell joins us this week, along with the Scotland team manager, Ellen Dickson to look back on their massive win over Ireland, which saw them progress to the Rugby World Cup qualifying repechage stage. Scotland captain Rachel Malcolm also reflects on the games in Parma, while Chris and Rachel look back on another busy weekend of rugby.
Edinburgh centre James Lang and Glasgow Warriors fly-half Duncan Weir join us on this week's podcast to look ahead to the United Rugby Championship kicking off this weekend. Rachel Malcolm speaks to Chris Paterson from Italy ahead of Scotland’s massive Rugby World Cup Europe Qualifier against Ireland on Saturday.
Scotland international Jade Konkel joins us on this week’s podcast to talk about her recent firefighter training and how preparations are going ahead of the Rugby World Cup Europe Qualifiers, with Scotland set to play Italy in Parma on Monday, before they take on Spain and Ireland in a round-robin tournament. Ross Cook, Sports Marketing Manager at Macron and Paolo Guizzardi, COO at Macron are also on this week’s episode to tell us all about the new Scotland kits their new eco credentials, with all jerseys and shorts made from Eco-Armevo, a 100% polyester fabric manufactured from recycled plastic bottles.
Scottish Rugby’s Director of Rugby Development, Gavin Scott joins us on this week’s podcast to look ahead to the start of the new domestic season in Scotland, which gets underway this weekend. Gav, who took over from Sheila Begbie in July, tells us about his new role and the work which is being done to support clubs across the country. Jamie McMillan and Chris Paterson look back on another exciting weekend of the FOSROC Super6 and Scotland captain Rachel Malcolm joins them to discuss the squad which has been named ahead of the upcoming Rugby World Cup 2021 qualifiers in Italy.
Southern Knight’s Nyle Godsmark and Watsonians Rugby’s Harvey Elms are our guests on this week’s Official Scottish Rugby Podcast. The duo look ahead to their top-of-the-table clash at Myreside on Friday night, as the FOSROC Super6 reaches its halfway point. They discuss what it’s been like playing in this year’s competition and also tell us about what they get up to away from the rugby pitch.
Ahead of the Rugby World Cup 2021 qualifiers for the women next month, Head Coach Bryan Easson joins us to look ahead to the three games against Italy, Spain and Ireland from their training camp in Largs, along with captain and podcast host, Rachel Malcolm. Rachel and Chris Paterson also look back on another bust weekend of FOSRPC Super6 action.
Scotland and British & Irish Lions fly-half, Finn Russell joins us this week to review the recent Lions tour to South Africa. Chris Paterson and Rachel Malcolm also look back on the weekend’s rugby action and look ahead to the upcoming qualifiers for the Rugby World Cup 2021.