Report by Youth Academy member Lewis Goldie. Ed, Bryan and 16 academy members set off for Laggan outdoor activity centre at 9 o’clock on Sunday 21st August. On arrival we split into 3 groups with Bryan’s group tackling the longest zip wire in Scotland, Eds group going to Archery and my group were on the reverse steer jeep. REVERSE STEER […]
It is with regret that we announce the recent death of David McCallum (ex police). David was a former Dumfries player (second row) who played for the club in the 80s and also refereed. His funeral took place on Friday 12th and we extend our sympathy to David’s wife.
The Saints travelled to Annan on Saturday to defend the Violetbank Shield in the annual Annan 15 a side pre-season tournament. This year 5 teams took part in a round robin in very wet weather conditions. Saints first game was against Moffat RFC and the slippery ball played havoc with Saints desire to play fast […]
What is Coach Connect? The Coach Connect programme is for club and local authority coaches who are committed to their own development within a club or who are already working within or are keen to progress on to a performance or performance development pathway. Coaches on this programme should be qualified to UKCC level 2 or equivalent OR be working […]
Enthusiastic individuals, required to deliver rugby coaching in schools around Dumfries. A competitive rate per hour is available funded by Dumfries Rugby Club, D & G Council and the SRU. Deliver regular curricular and extra-curricular sessions, additional hours during campaigns/competitions plus provide occasional cover for each other. Applicants should ideally hold a relevant UKCC coaching […]
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The following Ready Workshops are now on the Scottish Rugby website and live for coaches to register on Eventbrite: Venue Date Time Defence Ready Greenock RFC 08.08.16 7-9pm Defence Ready Ravenscraig 12.10.16 7-9pm Attack Ready Dumfries RFC 07.09.16 7-9pm Attack Ready West Of Scotland FC 24.08.16 7-9pm Scrum Ready Ayr RFC 09.11.16 7-9pm Scrum […]
The summer camp has been well attended and the boys have had great fun as well as learning the many aspects of the game of rugby. The future Saints were full of enthusiasm and really enjoying the Camp. Coach Development Manager Ed Barnes aided by Jay McGuffie were well pleased with the turnout and said […]