Cowley’s formidable Rugby Club is one of the oldest sports clubs in St Helens and is steeped in history with some iconic players having played for the team.
Cowley has had tremendous talent over the years including 10 England School Boy Internationals, 11 Saints Academy players, 8 Super League Players, 2 full Rugby League Internationals and
one Man of Steel.
The Rugby Programme at Cowley offers student athletes a range of coaching, training and support opportunities, allowing them to excel in their sporting achievements, whilst supporting their academic studies too.
Cowley play both Rugby Union and Rugby League, a unique feature of Cowley; matches are played every Wednesday afternoon and occasionally on a Saturday morning.
The teams regularly travel around the UK for fixtures. International Tours in recent years have included: Buenos Aires, New Zealand, Australia, France and Canada.
The rugby pitches and sports facilities at Cowley are renowned across the North West and students can enjoy three grass rugby pitches and a floodlit 3G pitch which are played on all year
round and maintained by full time grounds staff.