Criffel Climb in aid of Dumfries Saints Rugby Academy  If players require a lift then meet at the club Saturday 30th July at 11.00am where we will be taking the mini bus and cars. If players are driving directly then meet at Ardwall Car Park at 11.30am. This is about a mile or so after New Abbey […]

Published Jul 28, 2016 in News


Volunteers  required for Rugby Force Day   Meet at club 10am On Sunday 14th of August we have to get the pitches and clubhouse ready for next season and it takes a number of volunteers from all age grades. Main jobs outside, holes need filled in on pitches, lines need marked, posts need repainted and put […]

Published Jul 15, 2016 in News


  Girls’ rugby is becoming very popular and we are looking to rebuild the girls’ team at Dumfries for the season 2016/17 and are looking for someone to take on the role of Team Manager. Claire Manson will coach the team but extra coaching help would be appreciated.   Male or female staff are welcome so if you […]

Published Jun 22, 2016 in News


The Summer Camp will be held at Park Farm on Wednesday 10th through to Friday 12th August. Can you please register your child by forwarding the following information to Ed Barnes / Head Coach / Coach Development Manager / Dumfries Saints RFC / Park Farm, Dumfries / DG2 7LU / Scotland /  Mob :  07486389402 / email […]

Published Jun 17, 2016 in News

Part-time Community Rugby Coaches required

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 […]

Published Jun 6, 2016 in News

Help to support Dumfries Saints Rugby Football Club when you shop and search online

  We’ve teamed with fundraising website and I’d like to ask whether you would consider supporting us by using this fantastic site. The way it works is simple.  – whenever you shop online and, at no extra cost to you, we’ll receive a free donation of up to 15% from every purchase you make. […]

Published May 10, 2016 in News

Coaching Workshops

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 […]

Published May 2, 2016 in News

ENERGY – Uswitch

If any business, looking to compare energy prices, phones John at Uswitch on 02079812704 and mentions Dumfries Rugby Club as having referred them, it will gain the club a £30 referral fee.

Published Mar 23, 2016 in News

U16 Perpignan Camp

We are delighted to report that three of our Saints  players were invited to take part in the Glasgow Thistles  U16s Rugby camp in Perpignan in the South of France this summer. This was a terrific opportunity for Jack Roberts, Robert Clyde and BJ Cowley to receive two weeks intensive training from some of the country’s top coaches. The […]

Published Jul 11, 2016 in News

Interested in Refereeing?

  Please click below for a list of National Level 1 courses on offer:

Published Jun 25, 2016 in News

S1 S2 U15

The Awards dinner for the S1 S2 U15 took place on Sunday 12th June.  Congratulations to all the award winners. An excellent meal was served up by Rhona and her helpers and the awards were presented by club president Issy Rainey. Rhona and Susan received presentations as a thank you for the tremendous job they […]

Published Jun 18, 2016 in News


What a fantastic day. An outstanding success. And the sun shone. Many thanks to Pete, Sandy and the sub-committee who worked tirelessly to organise the event. All your hard work was worthwhile on Saturday. A big thank you to all the volunteers, members and non-members, who took part. You did a great job.

Published Jun 6, 2016 in News


PRE-SEASON PLANNING WORKSHOP World Rugby Strength & Conditioning Level 1 This workshop is entirely classroom based and is designed to help coaches: In planning and implementing an effective pre-season programme Plan and structure pre-season training sessions Develop an understanding of the importance of strength & conditioning for rugby The workshop is free to attend and […]

Published May 28, 2016 in News