Headingley rugby ground
Name: Headingley rugby ground
Description: Headingley rugby ground
Collection:
Location: Nowthen
Reference:
Contributor: West Yorkshire Archive Service
Rights: West Yorkshire Archive Service
Leeds Rhinos started life as Leeds St Johns in 1870 and were known as the old Blue and Ambers. A record breaking club, Leeds Rhinos are the first to win three Super League Championships in a row.

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  • A History of Leeds Rhinos

    Here is the history of the club that started out as the Blue and Ambers.

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  • About

    The Sporting Heroes project worked with Leeds Rhinos in 2010 and 2011.

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  • Alison Stott

    The Sporting Heroes project team went along to interview the Rhinos fans at their last home game of the 2010 season. Alison Stott was one of the supporters who we spoke to.

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  • Bernard Shooman

    Bernard is a former rugby league referee and player, and life-long Leeds supporter. He now sits on several committees that advise the Rugby Football League.

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  • Danny Buderus

    Danny Buderus is considered one of the finest modern players in his position as hooker. Originally from Australia, he has captained New South Wales and his country on many occasions. He made the move to Leeds Rhinos in 2009.

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  • Darren Holden

    The Sporting Heroes project team went along to interview the Rhinos fans at their last home game of the 2010 season. Darren Holden was one of the supporters who we spoke to.

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  • David Slinger

    The Sporting Heroes project team went along to interview the Rhinos fans at their last home game of the 2010 season. David Slinger was one of the supporters who we spoke to.

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  • Debbie and Laura Whitaker

    The Sporting Heroes project team went along to interview the Rhinos fans at their last home game of the 2010 season. Mum and daughter Debbie and Laura Whitaker were two of the supporters who we spoke to.

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  • Derek Hallas

    Derek played for Leeds RL 1959-1962 and scored two tries in the club's first Championship win in 1961.

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  • Harry Jepson OBE

    Harry Jepson is President of Leeds Rhinos and has been awarded an OBE for services to rugby league throughout his life.

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