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Fives at Cambridge University

Cambridge University Rugby Fives Club

The Club practises according to the Captain’s arrangements at the Rugby Fives courts at the University Sports Centre on the West Cambridge site.

Members of the University who wish to play Fives should contact the Captain Jeremy Manger (Downing) via email at    or the Hon. Sec. Ashwin Ahuja (Caius) via email at   . Ladies interested in playing can also contact the Ladies’ Captain Lottie Simpson (Robinson) on  . Players of all abilities are welcome, including total beginners.

The Sparrows are former members of CURFC. They play the present side once a year in a fixture called The Past Versus Present. The Past entertain the Present to dinner after the match, which usually takes place a week before the Varsity Match. President of the Sparrows is Bob Dolby, who was Captain in 1966-67

This site contains a large amount of archival material concerning the history of Fives at Cambridge.

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