Friday, October 22, 2021
Norway Rugby League 2021

Rugby League recommences in Norway

The first game of rugby post Covid-19 restrictions was played in Norway this weekend as Oslo Capitals travelled to Vigernesjordet to face Lillestrøm Lions. In a pre-season friendly played in 31 degree heat, both...
Serbian Rugby League 2020

European Rugby League board confirm revised international schedule

Following consultation with member federations, European Rugby League (ERL) has reviewed the European international competitions scheduled for 2021. Taking into account the effects of the global pandemic on nation’s abilities to host and travel under...
Rugby League Norge XIII Domestic 2021

Norway Rugby League set season start date and welcome new club

Rugby League Norge has set a return to play date for their domestic men’s competition of 29th May, according to president Jonatan Dam. “We are optimistically hoping that vaccinations will be far enough along by then that...
Jonatan Dam in action

Norway Rugby League announce new president

As their wheelchair side prepare for their debut in the 2021 Rugby League World Cup, and more youngsters are playing the sport in the country, Norge Rugby League has elected a new president. Full-time...
Norway Rugby League

Rugby League recognised as a sport in Norway

In the lead-up to the biggest match in their history on Saturday, when they face Greece in a 2021 World Cup qualifier in London, rugby league has been officially recognised by the Norwegian government.

Norway Rugby League

Norway Rugby League host first junior coaches course

Date: 6/2/19

In the build up to their European Championship C decider against Greece in London on 18 May , which doubles as a 2021 Rugby League World Cup qualifier, Norge RL has delivered a successful level one coaching course in Oslo.

Norway Rugby League

Scandinavian rivalry sees Norway rugby league triumph in Sweden

Date: 26/10/18

Norway ended their international season running in eight tries, two each to scrum half Simon Viljoen and loose forward Brett Harvey, as they won 46-6 in Partille, Sweden. “It’s pleasing to see how much depth we have coming through,” said Norge RL head coach Dave Hunter.

Norway Rugby League

Norway Rugby League run successful match officials course in native language

Date: 15/6/18

Norway is the latest country to complete its activities on the EU part-funded Training and Education Portal project.

Norway Rugby League

Norway Rugby League announce squad for 2021 World Cup qualifier

Date: 7/6/18

Norge RL has named a 26-man train-on squad for their European Championship C – North opening fixture, in the Czech Republic on June 16 - the first match on the road to the 2021 World Cup in England.

Norway Rugby League

Norway rugby league herald best-ever season

Date: 1/12/17 (Photo Credit: RL Norge Facebook)

In their first campaign, Stavanger Storm have finished top of the expanded Norwegian rugby league championship, ahead of Porsgrunn Pirates. The season saw a seven-team competition, with sides spread over 1,800km, complete all the scheduled games, along with the national side competing in four fixtures, all unbeaten, in what is the most successful Norge RL campaign to date.