Zurich Premiership 2003/04 
 

12 clubs in the top tier. 

 

Relegation: One club down. 

 

Champions: Wasps (decided after play-offs between the top three clubs).

 

Relegated: Rotherham.

 

Promoted from National League 1: Worcester.

 
Points were awarded as follows:
 4
points awarded for a win, 2 points for a draw, 1 point for scoring 4 tries or more and 1 point for losing by 7 or less points.
 

 

 
Zurich Premiership 2003/04
TeamPWDLForAgainstPoints
BATH 22 18 0 4 508 311 79
WASPS 22 16 0 6 575 406 73
NORTHAMPTON 22 15 1 6 574 416 70
GLOUCESTER 22 14 0 8 491 412 63
LEICESTER# 22 11 3 8 537 430 55
HARLEQUINS 22 10 2 10 502 449 54
SALE 22 9 3 10 510 472 53
LONDON IRISH 22 10 1 11 427 454 49
NEWCASTLE 22 7 2 13 497 525 45
SARACENS# 22 8 1 13 397 543 39
LEEDS 22 7 1 14 449 588 37
ROTHERHAM 22 0 0 22 309 770 3

 

 

# points deducted.

 

NATIONAL LEAGUES-2003/04

 
2003/04: National League 1.
 
14 clubs in the second tier.
 

Relegation and promotion: One club up, two clubs down.

 
Champions: Worcester.
 

Relegated: Wakefield and Manchester.

 

Promoted from National League 2: Sedgley Park and Nottingham.

 
Points were awarded as follows:
 4
points awarded for a win, 2 points for a draw, 1 point for scoring 4 tries or more and 1 point for losing by 7 or less points.

 

    
 National Division 1 2003/04 
TeamPWDLForAgainstPoints
WORCESTER 26 26 0 0 1119 340 125
ORRELL 26 22 0 4 946 460 108
PLYMOUTH ALBION 26 19 1 6 752 417 92
BIRMINGHAM-SOLIHULL 26 16 1 9 691 526 83
OTLEY 26 17 0 9 609 484 75
EXETER 26 15 1 10 706 499 74
BEDFORD 26 12 1 13 623 627 61
LONDON WELSH 26 12 0 14 531 605 58
BRISTOL 26 10 0 16 547 650 51
PENZANCE-NEWLYN 26 8 1 17 474 892 43
HENLEY 26 6 2 18 488 780 39
COVENTRY 26 6 2 18 488 733 37
WAKEFIELD 26 6 1 19 392 709 37
MANCHESTER 26 1 2 23 363 1007 13

 

 

2003/04: National League 2.

 
14 clubs  including Moseley in the third tier.
 
Relegation and promotion: Two clubs up, three clubs down but only two clubs were actually relegated due to the demise of Wakefield.
 
Champions: Sedgley Park.
 

Runners-up: Nottingham.

 

Relegated: Rugby and Lydney.

 

Promoted from National League 3 North and National League 3 South: Waterloo, Blackheath and Launceston.

 

Points were awarded as follows:
 2
points awarded for a win, 1 point for a draw and 0 for a loss.

   

 National Division 2 2003/04 
TeamPWDLForAgainstPoints
SEDGLEY PARK 26 20 1 5 658 535 41
NOTTINGHAM 26 19 2 5 761 473 40
NUNEATON 26 17 1 8 655 405 35
DONCASTER 26 17 0 9 692 487 34
WHARFEDALE 26 13 0 13 484 505 26
ESHER 26 12 1 13 641 612 25
BRACKNELL 26 12 1 13 494 605 25
HARROGATE 26 11 2 13 668 578 24
NEWBURY 26 12 0 14 589 546 24
MOSELEY 26 11 2 13 535 524 24
STOURBRIDGE 26 12 0 14 614 655 24
ROSSLYN PARK 26 9 1 16 672 646 19
RUGBY 26 9 0 17 511 697 18
LYDNEY 26 2 1 23 352 1044 5