Heriot’s Rugby Club is delighted to bring to you our latest issue of our Club newsletter ‘The Nails News’ dedicated to sharing what is going on at the Club with our members and wider public. In our November edition we speak to Heriot’s Rugby Team Captain Iain Wilson on the FOSROC Super6 campaign launch, we hear about women’s international rugby […]
The 74 – 5 win over Glasgow University in front of supporters at Goldenacre was a historic occasion for the Heriot’s Blues Women. The victory enabled the team to secure top position on the competition table, winning the Tennent’s National League Division 1 title. This achievement is even more significant given the side was only
In his 22nd season for Heriot’s RFC, what motivates the man behind the legend… When and how old were you when you started playing for Heriot’s RFC? I attended George Heriot’s School from Primary 7, joining the club in 1998 What was your first rugby memory? Being in and around North Berwick Clubhouse after games,
Friday, 22nd November @ Meggetland Match report by David Barnes for The Offside Line https://www.theoffsideline.com/ Third time lucky for Boroughmuir Bears. After two near misses, the Meggetland man finally picked up their maiden Super6 victory in suitably dramatic fashion. A late try from Jack Steele seemed to have the result in the bag, but they
Phil Smith’s Comments on Selection & the Match All change, only Iain Wilson, Stuart Edwards, Robert Kay and Rory McMichael get the opportunity to back up last week’s fantastic performance and result. The first 3 teams were picked a few weeks ago and the players alerted, so thankfully no stressful conversation with Cameron Hutchison was
Two wins on the road from their first two matches puts Watsonians top of the Super6 table following this convincing demolition of their oldest and fiercest rivals which came courtesy of an excellent second half showing in which they scored 20 unanswered points. “It was a game of two halves,” reflected victorious head coach Fergus Pringle afterwards.
In an opening weekend dominated by the away teams, Heriot’s Rugby were the third team to record a victory on the road in the FOSROC Super6. With Watsonians also winning at the Southern Knights this sets up for a cracking Edinburgh Derby at Goldenacre next Sunday (17th November – kick off 2pm). Before the game