From The Vaults

24 March 2023
Exciting New Offer from Rugby World

Exciting new offer from Rugby World, published by Future Plc and edited by Alan Dymock.

Rugby World magazine has been the voice of global rugby since 1960, providing unrivalled access to the players, coaches and administrators that define the sport. Rugby World's goal is to take readers closer to the sport's biggest names than ever before, providing exclusive interviews, in depth coverage of the game at every level, discussion of the major talking points that face the game and highlighting incredible stories from around the globe.

The Sporting Archive has brought together over six decades worth of rugby history, providing access to more than 600 magazines, starting right from the very first edition in 1960. For more than 60 years, Rugby World has told its readers the stories behind the new, from international rugby to the grass-roots, from star players to unsung heroes.


For the first time, you can revisit every issue of the magazine, from the very first edition published in October 1960, via

Through this offer, in association with the World Rugby Museum, we are offering a special subscription fee of just £12 for the year, offering you unlimited access to the archive.

The Sporting Archive is the world's first dedicated sporting magazines platform, bringing together all of the back-issues of some of sports' leading and favourite magazines.