Romania’s new rugby kits make me feel like I’m having some sort of episode and I suppose that’s good?

If you're a smaller rugby nation, there's one tried and true way to get yourself noticed by the larger community, and that's to have either very weird kits or very nice kits – just ask Germany. But when revealing their new kits with new supplier Macron, Romania have chosen to try both, and why not?! … Continue reading Romania’s new rugby kits make me feel like I’m having some sort of episode and I suppose that’s good?

Six Nations ‘Pretenders’: 2018 Kits Rated

Every year there seems to be a vocal minority of people lobbying to expand the Six Nations tournament. The name most commonly brought up whenever this debate is provoked afresh, is that of Georgia. As of December 2018, the eastern European nation comfortably remains the highest-ranked European non-participant in the Six Nations, and will (in … Continue reading Six Nations ‘Pretenders’: 2018 Kits Rated

Romania Rugby BLK Rugby World Cup 2015 Alternate Shirt

Romania have been ever-present at the Rugby World Cup since the inaugural tournament in 1987, but as a Tier 2 European nation, their shirts haven't always been given the attention that a team who've been part of the furniture like the Oaks have necessarily deserves. Thankfully, as we saw from the new home shirt, BLK are … Continue reading Romania Rugby BLK Rugby World Cup 2015 Alternate Shirt

Romania Rugby BLK Rugby World Cup 2015 Home Shirt

Pub quiz question for you. Can you name all 12 teams to have appeared in every single Rugby World Cup to date? Sounds easy, but when you figure that the likes of Fiji, Samoa and the USA are absent from that list, it's rather surprising to see Romania's name on that rather prestigious litte list. … Continue reading Romania Rugby BLK Rugby World Cup 2015 Home Shirt