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Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour – Portsmouth event

The Rugby World Cup trophy is coming to Portsmouth as part of the Rugby WorTrophy_Tourld Cup Trophy Tour of the country, leading up to the opening of the Rugby World Cup tournament on Friday 18 September.

As one the partners supporting the bid for the Portsmouth trophy tour event, the University is helping to deliver the event with students and senior members of staff volunteering their help.

All are welcome to come and see the trophy on Thursday 27 August at HMS Temeraire from 10.30am to 12.30pm.

As well as the opportunity to see the trophy, and have your photo taken with it, there will be a range of rugby activities to watch, involving children invited from local clubs and those who have been involved in a coaching programme run at local schools during the summer term.

If you would like to feel connected to the third biggest global sporting event in the world then please do come and join us.

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