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Annual Dinner

Last Saturday Club President Andy Graham presided over proceedings at the Annual Dinner and Awards night and welcomed the company. Guest speakers John Gordon and Tom Davis were both entertaining with respective toasts to the Club and to the Game. Club Captain Jack Steele was in good form with a most informative and entertaining speech […]

Published May 8, 2019 in News

End of Season Jobs

A big thank you to Robert Coltart who spent the best part of yesterday doing end of season jobs such as taking down posts, fences etc. And another big thank you to the same people (you know who you are!) who turn up year after year at night time to help out. Your help is […]

Published May 1, 2019 in News

National Level 1 Refereeing Course

A massive thank you to all the coaches who gave up their free time, on Monday and Tuesday nights, to take part in the National Level 1 Refereeing Course held at Park Farm.  It was heartening to see the course so well attended by our own coaches. The development of quality coaches, match officials and […]

Published May 1, 2019 in News

THANK YOU

A big thank you to all the coaches, managers, members of committee and others who give up their time voluntarily each week for the furtherance of rugby and the future of the club. Andy Graham President

Published Apr 29, 2019 in News

SUNDAY JUNIOR RUGBY

Well done to our P5s who won the Ayr Tournament on Sunday.   A big well done also to the P6 squad who were awarded the Fair Play & Sportsmanship Award West Youth Bowl Final U15 Saints  West of Scotland 45  Dumfries Saints 31   Great day at Ayr rugby mini tournament. P4s had 4 […]

Published Apr 29, 2019 in News

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

The Club’s Annual General Meeting is to be held on Tuesday 11th June at 7pm in the Clubhouse and a good attendance of members would be much appreciated. We are sorry to lose the services of Donald Brown who has decided to step down at the AGM from his current roles as Treasurer and Honorary President.  Donald […]

Published Apr 26, 2019 in News

Joseph Strain – Scotland U18 Selection

We are delighted to hear that Joseph Strain has been selected for the Scotland U18 Rugby Team to compete in the U18 Six Nations Festival 2019 at Hartpury College, Gloucester on Saturday 13th April. This is a great honor and indicates the enormous amount of work and dedication that Joe has already contributed in his […]

Published Apr 11, 2019 in News

Gala 7s

Gala 7’s.  Two former Saints, Neil Armstrong and Michael Badhenhorst, played in the winning Edin.Accies squad who won their first ever Kings of the Sevens event at Gala on Sat.6th.  Michael will progress to Watsonians next season as part of the new Super 6 set up.

Published Apr 10, 2019 in News

1st XV v Howe of Fife 09.04.2019

Saints  45  Howe of Fife 36 Saints final Tennents National League Division 2 match of the season versus Howe of Fife took place on Tues 9th. April in the unlikely location of Braidholm, Giffnock, home of GHA RFC.  Both clubs agreed to the neutral venue in order to finish their season earlier than the scheduled […]

1st XV v Whitecraigs 30.03.2019

Photo show Captain Jack Steele offloading to Ian Carlisle. Tennents National League Division 2. Saints 52pts : 12pts Whitecraigs Saints won their penultimate league game of the season against a struggling Whitecraigs side who were attempting to stave off the threat of relegation. Saints started brightly with Sean Graham scoring after 90 secs following a […]