LAST WEEK: 6TH-12TH JUNE 2022

Training and matches have ended for 2021/22 but still lots going on at Annan Rugby this week with Walking rugby, Fitness Bootcamp and Tartan Touch

Youth Coaches Needed

Youth coaches needed at Annan Rugby for the forthcoming season across the youth teams. Plus any helpers as well.

LAST WEEK: 30TH MAY-4TH JUNE 2022

Training and matches have ended for 2021/22 but still lots going on at Annan Rugby this week with Walking rugby, Fitness Bootcamp, Tartan Touch and the Senior Player Awards.

SENIOR COACHING VACANCIES

SENIOR COACHING VACANCIES An opportunity has arisen to join the Annan Rugby coaching team as Assistant Senior Team Coach 2nd XV Coach / Team manager working within our established team structure.

LAST WEEKEND: 26TH-29TH MAY 2022

8 squads in action this weekend as we enter the final week of the 2021/22 season, On Thursday the U14 & U16 Girls and Boys teams are off to Moffat for a series of transitional matches On Friday, Tartan Touch is on for week 4 down at the Everholm. All ages welcome On Saturday, a mens and womens squad are away to the Biggar Sevens while on Sunday the U12, U14, U16 & U18 Girls are away to East Kilbride for Girls Rugby Festival

LAST WEEKEND: 20TH/22ND MAY 2022

6 squads in action this weekend as we enter the last few weeks of season 2021/22. On Friday, Tartan Touch is on for week 3 down at the Everholm. Over 90 attended last week and this Friday it could be even higher. On Sunday the U14, U16 & U18 Girls are away to Biggar for a Girls Sevens Tournament while the P2-P3, P4-P5 & P6-P7 Tigers are off to near neighbours Langholm.

Royal Bank Young Ambassador Programme

Annan Rugby Club are looking for someone aged 18-35 to join Scottish Rugby’s Young Ambassador Programme for 2022.

U14-U18 Youth End of Season Awards 2021/22

The U14-U18 Girls and Boys end of season awards ceremony was held at Bank Street. And the winners were…..

LAST WEEKEND: 13TH/14TH/15TH MAY 2022

Just 1 team in action this weekend as we approach the end of season 2021/22 but still plenty going on. On Friday, Tartan Touch is on for week 2 down at the Everholm On Saturday the 1st XV have their last league match of the season as they entertain Kilmarnock and U14 Tiger Danny Bell is off on his sponsored walk to raise funds for Papyrus. On Sunday the U13-U18 Boys and Girls have their annual awards ceremony at 17 Bank Street

LAST WEEKEND: 12TH/13TH MARCH 2022

5 teams in action this weekend. On Saturday the 1st, 2nd and U18 XV's are on the road while the Scotland match is on at 17 Bank Street. While on the Sunday its the turn of the U15 boys and U16 Girls who are both in cup action.

LAST WEEKEND: 5TH/6TH MARCH 2022

The Senior men's teams are back in action on Saturday. On Sunday at Violetbank, the U12-U14 Girls host a festival of rugby. The U15 Boys are away to Birkmyre And last, but by no means least, the P1-P7 Tigers are on the road to neighbours Dumfries.

LAST WEEKEND: 19TH/20TH FEBRUARY 2022

5 teams in action this weekend, with 3 at Violetbank if the weather is kind and the pitches hold up. A big Annan support for any of the matches would be as always most appreciated.

LAST WEEKEND: 5TH/6TH FEBRUARY 2022

Quieter weekend for the Annan teams with only 2 teams in action on Sunday. On Saturday the 6 Nations starts and you can watch at 17 Bank Street. Door open from 2pm. On Sunday, the 2 teams in action are the U14 Hornets who are off to Cumnock for a rugby festival while the Annan Warriors travel to Ayr for their penultimate match of the season.

LAST WEEKEND: 28TH/29TH/30TH JANUARY 2022

If all goes well with the weather and covid, Annan have 10 squads in action over Friday, Saturday and Sunday with 2 of them at Violetbank. So lots of rugby action to keep you going until the 6 nations.

LAST WEEKEND: 22ND/23RD JANUARY 2022

Only one game on Saturday this weekend but plenty of rugby action on Sunday. The 2nd XV host Strathaven on Saturday at Violetbank, the 1st XV have a week off while on Sunday the U14 & U16 Girls host Netherhall,  the U15 Boys entertain West of Scotland in the SRU Cup, the Warriors host Ayr Ladies while the P1-P7 Tigers are away to Dumfries.

LAST WEEKEND: 15TH/16TH JANUARY 2022

After last weekend's matches were all cancelled due to Covid or unavailable players,  it is hoped that this weekend 2022 will finally have some Annan teams take to the rugby pitches, There are 5 teams in action as well as the U18 Girls over the weekend.

LAST WEEKEND: 8TH/9TH JANUARY 2022

First weekend back for Annan Rugby in 2022. 3 games currently scheduled but watch this space for updates on the matches.

LAST WEEKEND: 11TH/12TH DECEMBER 2021

Last set of matches in 2021 this weekend and we have 5 teams in action if the weather is kind, 4 of them at Violetbank
1st XV v Allan Glens

LAST WEEKEND: 27TH/28TH NOVEMBER 2021

With the Autumn Internationals over for another year, the domestic matches start to pick up again for all teams in Scotland. At Annan we have nearly all the squads in action this weekend.

JANE STEWART: SRU OCT WOMENS TRY OF THE MONTH

Congratulations to Jane who, with more that 50% of the vote, won the October Try of the Month competition.

LAST WEEKEND: 20TH/21ST NOVEMBER 2021

This weekend (20th and 21st November) the Scotland match is on at 17 Bank Street on Saturday while the P1-P7 Tigers, Warriors and U14-U18 Girls are all in Action on Sunday.

LAST WEEKEND: 12TH/13TH/14TH NOVEMBER 2021

This weekend (12th, 13th and 14th November) we have 10 squads in action, 3 on Friday, 1 on Saturday and 6 on Sunday. Scotland match also on in 17 Bank Street.

LAST WEEKEND: 29TH/30TH/31ST OCTOBER 2021

This weekend (29th, 30th and 31st October) we have 6 squads in action, 1 on Friday, 1 on Saturday and 4 on Sunday, Scotland match also on in 17 Bank Street.

LAST WEEKEND: 23RD/24TH OCTOBER 2021

This weekend (23rd/24th October ) a few more teams & players are in action.2 on Saturday & 4 on Sunday. 3 of them at Violetbank. Including the 1st XV v Stewartry.

LAST WEEKEND: 16TH/17TH OCTOBER 2021

This Weekend - only 2 teams in action as the 2 senior mens teams take to the field. Training for all ages (bar u14 boys) throughout the week though…

LAST WEEKEND: 9TH/10TH OCTOBER 2021

This weekend - 9th and 10th October - at Annan Rugby. Up to 7 squads in action and matches at Violetbank on Saturday and Sunday (plus U17 Hornets on Wednesday)

LAST WEEKEND: 2ND/3RD OCTOBER 2021

This weekend - 2nd and 3rd October - at Annan Rugby. Up to 10 squads in action and matches at Violetbank on Saturday and Sunday

LAST WEEKEND: 30TH/1ST MAY 2022

6 teams in action this weekend. On Friday the U14 and U16 girls are off to Hamilton. On Saturday the 1st XV are off to Carrick in their penultimate league match of the season while the 3 P1-P7 squads are off to Stewartry on Sunday

MENTAL HEALTH WORKSHOP

LooseHead in partnership with the Mental Health Foundation have produced a free workshop on the Introduction to Mental Health. In this free resource they aim to provide a greater understanding of mental health, as well as an overview of how to stop commons signs of mental health disorders in others.

LAST WEEKEND: 23RD/24TH APRIL 2022

Just 2 teams in action this weekend as the 1st XV host Cambuslang in their latest West 1 match on Saturday while on Sunday the U14 Boys are hosting a home tournament.

FINISHED: FITNESS BOOT CAMP

Tuesday 24th May marks to the return of the 6 Week Fitness Boot Camp to Violetbank after last year's popular camp. For girls and women aged 16+ and up. Everyone welcome. Members and Non-Members. This is not a Rugby Camp but a Fitness Camp.

LAST WEEKEND: 8TH/9TH APRIL 2022

Just 2 teams in action this weekend. On Friday the P6-P7 Tigers are off to Langholm while on Saturday 2nd XV are in action at home to Cambuslang.

LAST WEEKEND: 2ND/3RD APRIL 2022

6 teams in action this weekend. On Saturday the 1st XV and 2nd XV are in action. While on the Sunday it's the turn of the U14 boys and the P1-P7 boys and girls who all take to the rugby pitches.

LAST WEEKEND: 26TH/27TH MARCH 2022

6 teams in action this weekend. On Saturday the 1st XV and U16 Girls are in action. While on the Sunday it's the turn of the U14 boys and the P1-P7 boys and girls who all take to the rugby pitches.

LAST WEEKEND: 19TH/20TH MARCH 2022

7 teams in action this weekend. On Saturday the 1st and 2nd XV are in action while the Scotland match is on at 17 Bank Street. While on the Sunday it's the turn of the U14 boys, U14 girls and the P1-P7 boys and girls who all take to the rugby pitches.

LAST WEEKEND: 12TH/13TH MARCH 2022

5 teams in action this weekend. On Saturday the 1st, 2nd and U18 XV's are on the road while the Scotland match is on at 17 Bank Street. While on the Sunday its the turn of the U15 boys and U16 Girls who are both in cup action.

LADIES WHO LUNCH - THANK YOU

LADIES WHO LUNCH We would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who came along and supported our Ladies Who Lunch event at the Club. Through ticket sales, games packs, the raffle and donations we raised the amazing total of £1,208.45 towards the playpark at Violetbank.

Children's Mental Health Week

7th - 13th February 2022 - Children's Mental Health Week - Sadly the numbers of Children affected by mental health problems are forever increasing and with the impact of lockdown the health and wellbeing of our children are ever more relevant.

FINISHED: SPONSORED WALK, LUNCH, RUGBY & AUCTION

Busy day on the 19th February at Annan Rugby as we have a sponsored walk, lunch, rugby (x2) plus auction. Hope to see you there

FINISHED: LADIES WHO LUNCH

Who doesn't like lunch and a spot of prosecco? If that sounds like you then you are in luck as on Saturday 5th March at 1pm, it's the return of the Ladies who Lunch at 17 Bank Street.

FINISHED: ANNAN RUGBY GOAL KICKING COMPETITION

After a 21 year gap, the world's most prestigious rugby kicking competition, held in the Annan area, is back! The Annan Rugby Goal Kicking Competition for the Annan Rugby Goal Kicking Cup Tuesday 28th December up at Violetbank. Starting at 1pm.

P1-P7: CHRISTMAS PARTIES

The Social and Fundraising Committee have organised Christmas Parties for the Players on Sunday 12th December at 17 Bank Street P1/2/3: 10.30am - 11.45am P4/5: 12.00pm - 1.15pm P6/7: 1.30pm - 2.45pm Games, hot dogs and a special guest

ITALY 6 NATIONS 2022: AWAY TICKETS

The public sale of Italy v Scotland tickets will be at 9am GMT on Thursday 25 November and this is the only way club members can purchase tickets for the 2022 Italy v Scotland 6 nations match.

CANCELLED: ANNAN SELECT XV v THE SCOTTISH FARMER SELECT XV

Why not celebrate the Rugby New Year with a trip up to Violetbank on the 2nd January. An Annan Select XV will be taking on The Scottish Farmer Select XV

6 NATIONS AWAY TICKET APPLICATIONS 2022

2022 6 Nations - latest details for applying for away tickets via the club - for the Wales, Ireland and Italy matches

21ST AUGUST: P1-S6 WELCOME MORNING

Parents and players of both new and returning players are encouraged to come along for a free coffee and breakfast roll to celebrate the start of the new rugby season at Annan. Meet the coaches, hear about our development plans, register players and find out how you can help grow grassroots rugby within our community.

6TH AUGUST: HIGHLAND GAMES

After a few years absence, the Annual Annan Rugby Highland Games is back at Violetbank on Saturday 6th August

24TH/31ST JULY: S1-S6 BOYS TRY RUGBY SESSIONS

Learn to Play Rugby Session for S1-S6 Boys. Sessions at Annan and Gretna in July

JULY/AUGUST: TINY TIGERS SESSIONS

Tiny Tiger sessions are for boys & girls aged 4 & 5 who are looking to have their first TRY at Rugby Children will have the chance to develop their coordination, balance & control within a safe rugby environment

AUGUST: P1-S6 SUMMER RUGBY CAMPS

P1-S6 SUMMER RUGBY CAMPS Couple of Summer Rugby Camps coming up at Annan Rugby for P1-S6 Boys and Girls

STARTS 30TH MAY: WALKING RUGBY

Starting on Monday 3oth May - Walking rugby sessions at Violetban,. Walking rugby is a slower, non contact version of the game for adults who are looking to increase their levels of physical activity. All welcome

FINISHED: WOMEN AND GIRLS - TRY RUGBY SESSIONS

Learn to Play Rugby Session for Older Girls and Women. Sessions around the region starting on Sunday 26th June at Violetbank

FINISHED: GIN TASTING EVENING

Gin Tasting Evening at 17 Bank Street on Saturday 23rd July 20222. £20 per person

FINISHED: ANNAN RUGBY AGM 2022

2022 AGM - The 2022 Annan Rugby AGM will be held on Thursday 14th July, 8pm start. Now at Violetbank