We are very grateful to the Holywood Trust for contributing to our U20’s Youth Academy fund. A presentation was recently held at the club when Helen Turner, Assistant Director of the Holywood Trust handed over a cheque for £24,000.
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 […]
BT SPORT SCOTTISH RUGBY ACADEMY REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP Glasgow & West U18 – 10 Edinburgh U18 – 17 Congratulations to Gavin Wilson on his selection for Glasgow & West v Edinburgh U18 at Broadwood Stadium, Cumbernauld today. The team put in a spirited second half but lost to Edinburgh in very windy conditions.
On Saturday 30th August last, Dumfries U18 academy players embarked on a fund raising hill climb of Criffel in aid of Dumfries Saints Youth Academy. Those attending the outing included U18 coach Bryan McLellan, head coach Ed Barnes and his wife Aine. After the customary send off from club loyalists, Issy, Val and Muckle, we […]