1sxv 2019-20

Welcome to the 1st XV Section

Yorkshire 5B Champions 2007-08, Yorkshire 4 Champions 1998-99 and 2008-09
Yorkshire 3 runners up and Silver Trophy winners 2009-10
Yorkshire 3 Champions 2012-13 Yokshire 2 runners up 2016-17

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      1. Development XV
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    4. Fixtures/Results
      1. 2019-20
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      4. 2016-17
      5. 2015-16
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      7. 2013-14
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      16. 2004-05
      17. 2003-04
    5. Statistics
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      4. 2012-13
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      13. 2003-04
    6. Previous Seasons
      1. 2013-14
      2. 2012-13
      3. 2011-12
      4. 2010-11
      5. 2009-10
      6. 2008-09
      7. 2007-08
      8. 2006-07
      9. 2005-06
      10. 2004-05
      11. 2003-04

Rishworthians run a 1st XV who now play in Yorkshire 2, a development XV who will play in the Central/North Merit League and looking to run an academy XV who will play in the Western Wharfe Merit table. We also run a colts team containing u17 and under 18 players and a R2R return to rugby social team.

This season in Yorkshire 2 we will be playing Barnsley, Northallerton, North Ribblesdale, Old Grovians, Ripon, Roundhegians, Wath upon Dearne, West Park Leeds, Wetherby, Wheatley Hills, Yarnbury, plus Goole and Thornensians promoted from Yorkshire 3.

The contacts for this squad are
Forwards Coach - Jon Bake H 01422 349273 M 07525 763390
e-mail jon.bake@manufacturingexcellence.co.uk

Backs Coach - Tom Andrews M 07891 063 922
e-mail tandrews86@gmail.com

Assistant Coach Morley Hilton M 07941 128572
e-mail morleyhilton1@gmail.com

Captain:
Calum Heseltine - 1stXV Captain M 07747 375 683
e-mail cal.j.heseltine@hotmail.com

When do the squad train
Tuesdays and Thursday evenings 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Pre season training starts on Tuesday 2nd July
Please check the web site on the home page for details of any changes to the schedule.

When do the squad play matches
During the playing season September - April matches are on Saturday Afternoons.

How do I join
We are always looking for new players to join the club. Anyone interested in playing rugby either socialy or wish to develop further and push for the 1st XV squad contact any of the above numbers or just come down on a training night.



New coaching team 2019-20

Player awards evening 2019
At Fridays Players Presentation evening Chris Stone announced he was standing down as Head coach due to family and work commitments and will continue in a player only role. The new coaching team will now consist of Jon Bake forwards coach, Tom Andrews backs coach and Morley Hilton assistant coach. Gary Morris is steppping down as Director of Rugby and Jon Bake will take on this role. On the playing front Fraser Swarbrooke anounced he was standing down as 1stxv captain and Calum Heseltine will be the new captain for the 2019-20 season.

The Development XV coaching team will be headed up by Kurt Sutcliffe as a player/coach and Richard Turner as a coach.


Players Dinner Photos

Here we go folks some mug shots from the players dinner. Thanks to Jade for takling the photos. Nobody qualifies for the beauty contest but several entries for the gurning contest at Egremont Fair.

View Photos by Jade


Fixtures/Results/Reports and Table

The Yorkshire County website now stores all the National and Northern Region fixtures, results, reports and tables. Click on the links below to view the leagues fixtures, reults and tables.
Northern Division 2019-20


Yorkshire Cup, Shield and Silver Trophy 2019-20

The Yorkshire County website now stores all the Yorkshire Cup, Shield and Silver Trophy results.
Click on the links below to view the draws and results
Yorkshire Cup 2019-20
Yorkshire Shield 2019-20
Silver Trophy 2019-20

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The Clubhouse, Copley
Halifax West Yorkshire
HX3 0UG
Telephone  01422 353919
e-mail  rugby@orrufc.co.uk
Colours Maroon, White, Black
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