Your guide to the Rec - Ulster Rugby

15 November 2019

Heineken Champions Cup action returns on Saturday, as Bath Rugby face Ulster Rugby (kick-off 13:00). Here's a guide of what's going on at the Rec. 


Don't worry, there is still time! Limited tickets are available for the game by clicking here or you can call the Ticket Office on 01225 536 900.


Join your fellow supporters in welcoming the Bath Rugby squad to the Rec for the Heineken Champions Cup opener against Ulster Rugby tomorrow.

The Blue, Black and White will arrive as one to the Rec at 11.30, so make sure you bring the noise as Europe’s elite competition returns with a bang.

Line the William Street entrance on the South East corner of the stadium and greet the matchday squad before they go through their pre-match preparations.


Having been phased in at the end of the 2018/19 season, all Bath Rugby bars and concession stands on the outfield will no longer accept cash payments.

The move to cash-free is designed to speed up transactions and reduce queuing times to ensure that supporters have less time away from the game.

The Rec will be able to process all major contactless debit and credit card, with chip and pin applying to all purchases over £30. Bars and food outlets will also accept Google Pay and Apple Pay.

Make your experience even quicker by downloading the Tap and Go app available to download on Apple and Android. Search “Tap and Go at Bath Rugby”.


Amongst an array of food outlets at the Rec, there is a new vegan stand ‘Have a pinch,’ so make sure you take advantage of the many options available to you ahead of kick-off. Clifton Sausage also offer a vegan option.


Bath Rugby is working towards being single-use plastic free on a matchday. As part of this commitment, bars and concessions will no longer be selling plastic bottles.

Bath Rugby branded reusable bottles will be sold at every bar at the Rec for £5.


Get match ready for the first home game of the season, by purchasing the 2019/20 Bath Rugby shirts. Available to collect in store or at the merchandise stand at the Rec, it’s time to get kitted out in the latest colours to get behind the Blue, Black and White on home or on the road. 


Share your matchday photos at the Rec on Twitter and Instagram using #WeAreBath and we’ll select the best images to appear on the big screen. 


Enjoy a £1 discount on Bath Ales Gem and Thatchers Gold at the Rec and 20% off at the wine bar in the Swift Half during Happy Hour between 11:00-12:00.


Get your official match day programme from sellers around the ground for just £3.50. Featuring exclusive interviews with Tom Dunn, Zach Mercer, Ireland and Ulster legend Rory Best plus all the latest Bath Rugby news.

Please note that whilst the Rec is now a cash-free stadium, programme purchases will need to be made using cash.  


Once the 80 minutes is done and dusted on the pitch, stay around after game as supporter favourites The Richard Reeves Band takes centre stage in the Swift Half.

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