On this week’s episode, our podcast hosts talk about the career of John Barclay as he announces his retirement from the International game. We are also joined in the studio with the authors of the Gammell/Murray Report which is an Independent Corporate Governance and Business Review of Scottish Rugby Union.
This week Jamie and Chris get big Al on the phone to discuss Glasgow, Edinburgh and Scotland Women results from the weekend plus Jamie heads to Ravenscraig to sit down with Scotland 7s Head Coach Ciaran Beattie to chat about his rugby journey, hopes and aspirations and the game of 7s.
On the podcast this week, Jamie and Chris discuss not one, but two huge news stories from Scottish Rugby. They reflect on Dave Rennies move to Australia at the end of the season, Danny Wilson becoming Glasgow Warriors Head Coach, the 2020 Summer Tour announcement plus all the action from the FOSROC Super6, European Champions and Challenge Cup results and Scotland Women on Wales last weekend at Scotstoun.
On the show this week, Scotland stars Chloe Rollie and Lisa Thomson are in the studio to chat about the upcoming Autumn Test fixtures at Scotstoun, growing up in the borders, becoming professional rugby players and more.
Also on the podcast, Chris and Jamie look back at a successful opening FOSROC Super6 weekend, the Guinness PRO14 and look ahead to the European clashes for Glasgow Warriors and Edinburgh.
This week Al, Chris and Jamie reflect on Scotland’s time in Japan while also looking ahead to Saturday’s final between England and South Africa. They review the Guinness PRO14 season to date for both Glasgow Warriors and Edinburgh while also profiling the FOSROC Super6 opening weekend which is fast approaching.
This week Al Kellock holds the fort as we catch up with Ali Price upon the return from Japan due to injury. Sheila Begbie joins us in the studio to discuss Scottish Rugby’s newly launched 2019-2023 Development Strategy. Plus Gemma Fay calls in from South Africa after Scotland Women’s fantastic win over South Africa earlier this week. The episode includes coverage of a press conference in Kobe, as Adam Hastings previews the upcoming test against Russia.
On our first episode from Japan ahead of the Rugby World Cup 2019 starting, Chris, Al and Jamie sit down with Scottish Rugby legend Dr James Robson MBE at the team hotel to look back on a remarkable career. We hear about his humble beginnings in 1991, how he got on the Lions tours, that fateful night in Cardiff plus his love for Disneyland and more!
We also hear from Chief Executive Mark Dodson on the partnership we have with Nagasaki and the future of the game globally.
Scottish Rugby Chief Operating Officer, Dominic McKay is in conversation with Al Kellock this week taking questions submitted by supporters. Dominic tackles a series of hot topics on and off the pitch from stadium redevelopments, globalisation, broadcast rights and growing the game.
A bonus episode in which Jamie sits down with Scotland Head Coach Gregor Townsend and Scotland Captain Stuart McInally for an in-depth chat on today's Rugby World Cup announcement.