Yorkshire 2

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Yorkshire 2
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Sport Rugby Union
Number of teams 14
Country  England
Website clubs.rfu.com

Yorkshire 2 is an English Rugby Union league at the eighth tier of the domestic competition for teams from Yorkshire. Club rugby in Yorkshire operates without promotion play-offs meaning that the top two teams are automatically promoted to Yorkshire 1 and the bottom two teams are relegated to Yorkshire 3.

Participating Clubs 2014-15[edit]

  • Barnsley
  • Bradford Salem
  • Goole (promoted from Yorkshire 3)
  • Keighley (relegated from Yorkshire 1)
  • Knottingley
  • Leeds Medics and Dentists (promoted from Yorkshire 3)
  • Leodiensian
  • Moortown
  • Old Rishworthians
  • Ripon
  • Roundhegians
  • Sheffield Medicals
  • West Leeds
  • West Park Leeds

Participating Clubs 2013-14[edit]

  • Baildon (promoted from Yorkshire 3)
  • Barnsley (relegated from Yorkshire 1)
  • Bradford Salem
  • Hullensians
  • Knottingley
  • Leodiensian
  • Moortown
  • Old Rishworthians (promoted from Yorkshire 3)
  • Ripon
  • Roundhegians
  • Sheffield Medicals
  • West Leeds
  • West Park Leeds
  • Yarnbury

Participating Clubs 2012–13[edit]

  • Bradford Salem
  • Castleford
  • Doncaster Phoenix
  • Hullensians
  • Leodiensian
  • Moortown
  • Ripon
  • Roundhegians
  • Selby
  • Sheffield Medicals
  • Skipton
  • West Leeds
  • West Park Leeds
  • Yarnbury

Yorkshire 2 Honours[edit]

Yorkshire 2 Honours
Season No of Teams Champions Runners–up Relegated Teams League Name
1998-99[1] 10 Scarborough Hemsworth Stanley Rodillians, Barnsley, Moortown Yorkshire 2
1999-00[2] 10 Dinnington Sheffield Tigers Bramley Phoenix, Hullensians, Old Otliensians Yorkshire 2
2000-01[3] 12 Scarborough Sheffield Tigers Wath Upon Dearne, Bradford Salem, Roundhegians Yorkshire 2
2001-02[4] 12 Huddersfield Y.M.C.A. Dinnington Hemsworth, Castleford, York Railway Institute Yorkshire 2
2002-03[5] 12 Keighley Malton and Norton Pocklington, Northallerton Yorkshire 2
2003-04[6] 12 Beverley Ilkley Skipton, West Leeds Yorkshire 2
2004-05[7] 12 Sheffield Tigers Bradford Salem Castleford, Heath Yorkshire 2
2005-06[8] 12 Scarborough Old Brodleians West Leeds, Yarnbury Yorkshire 2
2006-07[9] 12 Selby Heath York Railway Institute, Barnsley Yorkshire 2
2007-08[10] 12 Old Brodleians Skipton West Park Leeds, Goole Yorkshire 2
2008-09[11] 11 Wheatley Hills Castleford, Dinnington, Yarnbury (both also promoted) No relegation[n 1] Yorkshire 2
2009-10[12] 14 North Ribblesdale Knottingley Hessle, Goole Yorkshire Division 2
2010-11[13] 14 Pocklington Huddersfield Y.M.C.A. Old Rishworthians, Roundhegians Yorkshire Division 2
2011-12[14] 14 Barnsley Wath Upon Dearne Goole Yorkshire Division 2
2012-13[15] 14 Selby Doncaster Phoenix Castleford, Skipton Yorkshire Division 2
2013-14[16] 14 Yarnbury Hullensians Baildon Yorkshire Division 2
Green backgrounds are promotion places.
  1. ^ No relegation as division due to increase from 11 to 14 teams for the following season.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/1998-1999/group/9122
  2. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/1999-2000/group/9419
  3. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2000-2001/group/9744
  4. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2001-2002/group/10078
  5. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2002-2003/group/10413
  6. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2003-2004/group/10798
  7. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2004-2005/group/11198
  8. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2005-2006/group/11554
  9. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2006-2007/group/11864
  10. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2007-2008/group/12317
  11. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2008-2009/group/12778
  12. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2009-2010/group/13587
  13. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2010-2011/group/14459
  14. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2011-2012/group/15368
  15. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2012-2013/group/16306
  16. ^ http://www.englandrugby.com/fixtures-and-results/competitions/northern-division/2013-2014/group/17236

See Also[edit]