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17-Aug-24EsherH
24-Aug-24HarpendenA
BlackheathH
NATIONAL EAST LEAGUE 2 e
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07-Sep-24 Colchester H
14-Sep-24 Sevenoaks A
21-Sep-24 Worthing H
28-Sep-24 Guernsey A
05-Oct-24 Havant H
12-Oct-24 Westcombe Park H
19-Oct-24 Tonbridge Juddians A
26-Oct-24 Barnes H
09-Nov-24 Old Albanian A
16-Nov-24 Bury St Edmunds H
23-Nov-24 Henley A
07-Dec-24 Oxford Harlequins H
14-Dec-24 Dorking A
21-Dec-24 Sevenoaks H
11-Jan-25 Worthing A
18-Jan-25 Guernsey H
25-Jan-25 Havant A
08-Feb-25 Westcombe Park A
15-Feb-25 Tonbridge Juddians H
01-Mar-25 Barnes A
08-Mar-25 Old Albanian H
15-Mar-25 Bury St Edmunds A
22-Mar-15 Henley H
05-Apr-25 Oxford Harlequins A
12-Apr-25 Dorking H
26-Apr-25 Colchester A
WOMEN'S NC 1 SOUTH EAST (SOUTH)View League Table
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WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP SOUTH EAST 2
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15-Sep-24 Horsham Women A
15-Sep-24 Medway ladies H
13-Oct-24 Dartford Valley Ladies A
20-Oct-24 Heathfield & W Ladies A
10-Nov-24 Jersey RFC Women H
24-Nov-24 Pullborough Women A
15-Dec-24 Tonbridge Juddian Ladies H
05-Jan-24 Medway ladies A
19-Jan-24 Dartford Valley Ladies H
09-Feb-25 Heathfield & W Ladies H
23-Feb-25 Jersey RFC Women A
09-Mar-25 Pullborough Women H
23-Mar-25 Tonbridge Juddian Ladies A
06-Apr-24 Horsham Women H
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COUNTIES 1 KENT
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07-Sep-24 Crowborough A
14-Sep-24 Sevenoaks II H
21-Sep-24 Ashford A
28-Sep-24 Charlton park H
12-Oct-24 Park House A
19-Oct-24 Deal & Betteshanger H
26-Oct-24 Bromley A
09-Nov-24 Beccehamian H
16-Nov-24 Dover A
23-Nov-24 Cranbrook A
07-Dec-24 Heathfield & Waldron H
14-Dec-24 Sevenoaks II A
21-Dec-24 Ashford H
04-Jan-25 Charlton park A
11-Jan-25 Park House H
18-Jan-25 Deal & Betteshanger A
01-Feb-25Bromley H
15-Feb-25 Beccehamian A
01-Mar-25 Dover H
08-Mar-25 Cranbrook H
22-Mar-25 Heathfield & Waldron A
05-Apr-25 Crowborough H
COUNTIES 4 KENTView League Table
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07-Sep-24 Medway III H
14-Sep-24 Sheppey A
21-Sep-24 Rye H
28-Sep-24 Dartfordians II A
12-Oct-24 Old Colfeians II H
19-Oct-24 Foots Cray A
26-Oct-24 Kings College Hospital H
09-Nov-24 Bromley II A
16-Nov-24 Cliffe Crusaders H
23-Nov-24 Old Williamsonians H
07-Dec-24 Faversham A
14-Dec-24 Sheppey H
21-Dec-24 Rye A
04-Jan-25 Dartfordians II H
11-Jan-25 Old Colfeians II A
18-Jan-25 Foots Cray H
01-Feb-25 Kings College Hospital A
15-Feb-25 Bromley II H
01-Mar-25 Cliffe Crusaders A
08-Mar-25 Old Williamsonians A
22-Mar-25 Faversham H
5-AprIl-25 Medway III A
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26
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22
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08
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Apr
07
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Apr
05
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Apr
04
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Mar
25
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Mar
25
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Mar
24
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Mar
22
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Mar
19
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Mar
19
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Mar
19
2024

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Mar
18
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Mar
17
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Mar
15
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Mar
14
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Mar
11
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Mar
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Mar
08
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Mar
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Mar
07
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05
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Feb
29
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Feb
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Feb
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Feb
22
2024

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Feb
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Feb
18
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Feb
12
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Feb
11
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10
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Feb
09
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05
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Jan
29
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Jan
28
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26
2024

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24
2024

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Jan
24
2024

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Jan
21
2024

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2024

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2024

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Jan
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Jan
12
2024

CANTEBURY v ESHER For us as a team to be considered as contenders in this league we must be able to perform against the top…

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Jan
08
2024

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Jan
08
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2024

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20
2023

The Club heads into a well deserved Christmas break with its head held high. The first half of the season has been punishing. More matches…

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Dec
18
2023

Canterbury Pilgrims 60 Thanet Wanderers 24 by John Mitchell A large crowd at this Friday night game, played in excellent conditions, were treated to a…

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Dec
17
2023

TONBRIDGE JUDDIANS 24 CANTERBURY 28 by David Haigh This game had all the terrific stuff you would expect of a local derby as Canterbury edged…

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Dec
15
2023

TOBRIDGE JUDDIANs V CANTERBURY Recently I shared a clip with the team of Alex Sanderson talking after Sale’s defeat at Quins. Going into the game…

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Dec
15
2023

Congratulations to our December 300 Club Winners 114 x Trevor Maine 22 x Malcolm Burgess 157 x Tony Warner 30 x Chris Daughton 24 x…

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Dec
15
2023

We are sad to report the death of Gus MacConnachie, who played lock for the Pilgrims and 1st XV in the early 1970s. Our condolences…

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Dec
11
2023

Floodlit rugby is on the Friday night pre-Christmas menu this week (December 15th) when Pilgrims serve up a tasty East Kent derby against Thanet Wanderers…

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Dec
11
2023

CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 36 BROMLEY 10 by John Mitchell Wing Max Campbell marked his return from injury by registering a first half hat trick of tries…

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Dec
10
2023

CANTERBURY 33 HENLEY HAWKS 43 by David Haigh Canterbury Head Coach Matt Corker said that this National 2 East game against fourth placed Henley would…

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Dec
09
2023

Zingari 0 - Vigo 2nds 56 The Zingari suffered their worst defeat of the season against a strong Vigo second side. Canterbury was under the…

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Dec
08
2023

CANTERBURY V HENLEY HAWKS The frozen pitch at Bury may have put the chance to continue our good run of form on hold, but it…

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Dec
05
2023

Canterbury was named top rugby club for the second year at the annual Club Awards ceremony in Leicester. It was not the only accolade for…

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Dec
04
2023

ASHFORD 0 CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 19 by John Mitchell On very cold, damp winter's days like this league position and form goes out of the window…

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Dec
01
2023

The first team match at Bury St Edmunds has been called off after the pitch was declared unfit. A Friday afternoon inspection confirmed that the…

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Dec
01
2023

BURY ST EDMUNDS V CANTERBURY After another five points on Saturday, we are up to 6th in the league table as well as chalking up…

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Nov
29
2023

Produced just a drop kick away from the Marine Travel Ground, using the finest Kent-grown grapes, 'Seven Points' has been created to be our club's…

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Nov
28
2023

As rugby people the names of Saracens and Harlequins are well known. To watch the rugby union teams play is normally full on, fast, furious…

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Nov
26
2023

CANTERBURY 32 OLD ALBANIAN 27 by David Haigh It has been some time since Canterbury enjoyed the luxury of a four match winning run but…

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Nov
24
2023

CANTERBURY V OLD ALBANIAN Our focus all last week was to make sure that we prepared ourselves mentally to travel to Guernsey to perform at…

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Nov
20
2023

GUERNSEY 10 CANTERBURY 34 by Andy Rogers It’s often said there is no such thing as a free lunch and so it turned out on…

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Nov
19
2023

CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 43 CROWBOROUGH 10 by David Haigh Billed as the Match of the Day between the only two unbeaten sides in Counties 1 Kent…

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Nov
18
2023

Canterbury 21 – 5 Leigh The zingari had to endure the hardest opening half of the season so far. Leigh came at them from the…

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Nov
17
2023

PILGRIMS v CROWBOROUGH The clash of the only two unbeaten sides in Counties 1 Kent make Saturday a special day at the Marine Travel Ground.…

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Nov
17
2023

GUERNSEY V CANTERBURY Fifty points on the road, and five added to our league tally is exactly what we wanted from last Saturday. Long journeys…

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Nov
16
2023

Congratulations to our October 300 Club winners! 198 x Peter Winser51 x S Hale192 x John Hinchcliffe39 x Leon Goode101 x R Ovenden

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Nov
14
2023

A new addition to the club's senior coaching team, Justin Loveridge, is helping to drive the success of the Pilgrims side. Currently Head of Rugby…

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Nov
13
2023

Charlton Park 16 Canterbury Pilgrims 50 by John Mitchell Although the unbeaten Pilgrims started well, with Harvey Furneaux darting through for a try converted by…

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Nov
12
2023

NORTH WALSHAM VIKINGS 10 CANTERBURY 54 by David Haigh Six second half tries swept North Walsham aside as Canterbury's domination of possession and territory took…

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Nov
11
2023

Canterbury 47 - Sittingbourne 2nd 40 The Zingari avenged their earlier defeat at the hands of Sittingbourne 2nds in an exciting hard-fought contest that went…

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Nov
10
2023

NORTH WALSHAM v CANTERBURY Last week getting the job done in a tense local derby, played in torrential rain, is something the players and I…

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Nov
09
2023

The Club has been deeply saddened to hear that Jill Redsell, wife of our former chairman Tony Redsell, has died. Jill was a great support…

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Nov
06
2023

CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 43 DOVER 14 by John Mitchell When these two teams met in Counties 2 last season Dover inflicted a double over the Pilgrims…

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Nov
05
2023

CANTERBURY 25 WESTCOMBE PARK 19 by David Haigh After falling behind three times Canterbury came up with a winning try six minutes from the end…

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Nov
03
2023

Two weeks off at this time of the season isn’t something that we are used to having, but it has given us an opportunity to…

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Oct
23
2023

DEAL & BETTESHANGER LIONS 21 CANTERBURY PILGRMS 32 by John Mitchell It all started with the minibus stuck in a field! But that’s a story…

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Oct
17
2023

Kent MS Therapy Centre is thrilled to be named as the Canterbury RFC Charity of the Year for the 2023/24 season. By strengthening the relationship…

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Oct
16
2023

Canterbury 32 –Weavering 24 The Zingari were a little apprehensive taking on top of the table Weavering Warriors while carrying a long injury list that…

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Oct
15
2023

CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 52 DARTFORDIANS 7 The unbeaten Pilgrims unleashed a second half storm of 40 points as they consolidated their lead at the top of…

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Oct
15
2023

Barnes 39 Canterbury 22 by Andy Rogers With four enforced changes in the back division from last week's narrow defeat against league leaders Dorking this…

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Oct
13
2023

* PILGRIMS V DARTFORDIANS One club team at the top of their league are our very own Pilgrims. Last weekend they travelled for the first…

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Oct
13
2023

BARNES v CANTERBURY Where we are in our journey, to be five points short at the final whistle against the top team in the league…

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Oct
12
2023

It's a great time to reflect on our Mini & Youth section and celebrate all of our young player and their commitment and achievements, all…

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Oct
09
2023

HEATHFIELD & WALDRON 18 CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 34 by John Mitchell The unbeaten Pilgrims stayed ahead of the Counties 1 Kent pack with this bonus point…

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Oct
09
2023

Canterbury 37 - 17 Ashford Barbarians This was a physical contest from the outset with both sets of forwards trying to dominate, while the Barbarians…

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Oct
08
2023

CANTERBURY 31 DORKING 36 by David Haigh Canterbury's habit of playing second half catch-up gave National 2 East league leaders Dorking plenty to think about…

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Oct
06
2023

HEATHFIELD & WALDRON v PILGRIMS The Pilgrims made it three out of three wins, running up a big score against Cranbrook. All those who came…

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Oct
06
2023

CANTERBURY V DORKING Worthing over the years has never been an easy place to win; the last time we achieved this was the season we…

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Oct
05
2023

Congratulations to the winners of August and September's 300 Club - August 174 x Brian Hensted 189 x Doreen Last 100 x M. Nugent 178x…

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Oct
05
2023

Deal & Betteshanger Lions 2nd XV 24 - 46 Zingari Again, the Zingari take maximum points with a display of open running rugby against a…

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Oct
02
2023

CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 76 CRANBROOK 0 by John Mitchell This runaway success, which produced twelve unanswered tries, took Pilgrims to the top of the Counties 1…

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Oct
01
2023

WORTHING RAIDERS 38 CANTERBURY 45 by David Haigh Pack power won this game for a Canterbury side that came from fifteen points down to claim…

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Sep
29
2023

PILGRIMS v CRANBROOK The Pilgrims are looking to continue their strong start to the Counties 1 Kent season against Cranbrook who visit the Marine Travel…

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Sep
29
2023

WORTHING V CANTERBURY As a team we take great pride in playing at home. Our performances in front of our extremely loyal home support are…

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Sep
25
2023

THANET WANDERERS 25 PILGRIMS 28 by John Mitchell What a game this East Kent derby turned out to be and in the end the difference…

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Sep
24
2023

CANTERBURY 29 WIMBLEDON 32 by David Haigh Having come from behind to establish a winning position Canterbury saw this game slip away in the late…

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Sep
23
2023

Zingari 40pts. Tunbridge Wells 3rd 39pts. The Zingari take maximum points by the narrowest possible margin against a highly competitive Tunbridge Wells 3rd team. The…

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Sep
22
2023

The club is ushering in a new era of opportunity and excellence for young female rugby enthusiasts with the launch of a revamped girls' section.…

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Sep
22
2023

Last time we played away at Esher we lost 26-0. To come away eight points behind and fighting to the end there are obviously positives…

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Sep
22
2023

Thanet Wanderers v Pilgrims It's East Kent derby time for the Pilgrims who travel to met Thanet Wanderers first team at St Peter's, Broadstairs on…

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Sep
19
2023

Canterbury Women 24 - 0 Farnham Women After a challenging season in Championship 2 last year with a plethora of injuries in the squad, Canterbury…

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Sep
17
2023

Canterbury Pilgrims 30 Beccehamians 23 by John Mitchell Having won promotion into Counties 1, this was always going to be a challenge against the side…

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Sep
17
2023

ESHER 29 CANTERBURY 21 by David Haigh After a poor start when they conceded seventeen points in the first thirteen minutes Canterbury fought their way…

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Sep
15
2023

It will be an interesting test for the Pilgrims on Saturday as they play their first Counties One Kent league fixture at home to Beccehamians,…

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Sep
15
2023

What a difference a week makes. I was so pleased for the players that within a week they turned the disappointment of Sevenoaks into such…

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Sep
10
2023

CANTERBURY 45 TONBRIDGE JUDDIANS 19 by David Haigh On a stifling September day it was Canterbury who ran hottest as they crushed Juddians in this…

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Sep
08
2023

Canterbury v Tonbridge Juddians Last week was not the start we were looking for. Two defensive errors cost us 14 points, added to a handful…

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Sep
04
2023

SEVENOAKS 2ND 5 CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 17 Twenty three players travelled to Sevenoaks, trying to make a new side gel. With changes throughout the game it…

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Sep
03
2023

SEVENOAKS 23 CANTERBURY 22 by David Haigh The story of this Kent derby on the opening day of the National 2 league season was an…

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Sep
01
2023

We are back! To think it was four months since our last league game doesn’t seem possible, but lots of work has been going into…

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Aug
26
2023

BLACKHEATH 21 CANTERBURY 54 This victory will have given Canterbury a massive preseason boost of confidence ahead of next Saturday's opening league game at Sevenoaks.…

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Aug
24
2023

Canterbury RFC are looking to strengthen their coaching team. An exciting opportunity exists for a Backs Coach in the Senior Squad. The suitable candidate would…

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Aug
20
2023

CANTERBURY 43 LONDON WELSH 17 by David Haigh Head Coach Matt Corker's take on this pre-season friendly against the club he once captained was that…

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Aug
18
2023

What a fantastic achievement for our Lionesses! First, they win the European Cup and now they are in the World Cup Final in Sydney Australia.…

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Aug
17
2023

Last week, 10 England Touch teams descended on the small city of Vichy, France. With the thermometer tipping 30◦C plus, our fitness and endurance were…

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Aug
15
2023

*When?* Saturday 19th August at 11:45, *Where?* The training pitch at the Marine Travel Ground *What?* ball drills and touch rugby tournament, mixed ages, with…

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Aug
13
2023

CANTERBURY 21 TONBRDGE JUDDIANS 26 This was a high tempo pre-season work out for both clubs with TJs edging a game played in four 20-minute…

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Aug
06
2023

Get ready for the 2023/24 season, as the anticipation for the upcoming pre-season games reaches a fever pitch. With adrenaline-pumping action and pitchside excitement, these…

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Aug
05
2023

The exciting Miles & Barr Touch Rugby Summer League came to an end mid July, with Premiership and Championship plates and cups at stake. For…

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Aug
02
2023

Wednesday 11th October at Faversham Golf Club. Registration with Tea/Coffee and Bacon Rolls from 11:30 am 1pm Shotgun Start - 18 holes in teams of…

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Jul
21
2023

The Touch Atlantic Youth Cup kicked off in Nottingham this week with 10 nations competing across 3 days. Teams have travelled from across Europe but…

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Jul
20
2023

 Notice of calling: As advised the AGM of the Canterbury Rugby Club has been called for Tuesday 8th August 2023 at 7 pm for a…

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Jul
16
2023

Two Canterbury volunteers have been named as winners in this year's Kent RFU Volunteer Awards. First Team 4th Official Chris Fullbrook took the Match Official…

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Jul
08
2023

The club has announced major additions to the senior squad for the 2023/24 season. They include two players from the championship winning Kent County side,…

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Jul
06
2023

Canterbury players make up almost half of the County Championship winning Kent squad which is making a two week tour of South Africa this month.…

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Jun
13
2023

The new National 2 East league season will get underway with two exciting Kent 'derby' games against Sevenoaks and Tonbridge Juddians. In the opening week,…

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May
30
2023

Phillipa Hilton recently took part in an 8-strong team to tackle the Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge. We did it! She cried triumphantly. It was a…

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May
30
2023

Kent became the English County Champions for the first time since 1927 after a superb 39-37 win over Lancashire at Twickenham on the final day…

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May
25
2023

Kent go into Sunday's Senior Men's County Championship final at Twickenham with six current Canterbury players in the squad. Club captain Jamie Stephens will lead…

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May
23
2023

After Kent's exhilarating win against Cornwall in the Bill Beaumont Division 1 County Championship last weekend, our county lads travel to Twickenham to take on…

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May
19
2023

Canterbury's Jamie Stephens will captain the Kent side which is playing for a place in the Bill Beaumont County Championship final when they travel to…

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May
18
2023

Now that the playing season is over, clubs and teams are reflecting on the highs, lows and what could have beens on the pitch. The…

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May
15
2023

On Saturday, May 20th, Phillipa Hilton will be part of an 8-strong team to complete the Yorkshire 3 Peaks Challenge in aid of Mesothelioma UK.…

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May
12
2023

Canterbury forwards Jamie Stephens and Dave Irvine have been called up by Kent for their second County Championship game against Somerset. They join the club's…

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May
11
2023

We are pleased to announce an exclusive tickets offer to club members for the T20 Vitality Blast. Win a pair of Vitality Blast tickets for…

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May
09
2023

For all those wishing to say goodbye to Stuart Vines, his funeral will be held at 10 am at St. Leonards Church in Heath and…

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May
05
2023

Seven Canterbury players are in the Kent squad which meets Hampshire in the opening round of the Senior County Championship on Saturday. The game, at…

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Apr
24
2023

Monday 8 May is "Big Help Out Day" and the Club needs your help. If you can spare some time and effort we have a…

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Apr
23
2023

CANTERBURY 52 NORTH WALSHAM VIKINGS 38 by David Haigh Canterbury's season ended as it began with victory over North Walsham but it took a spectacular…

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Apr
21
2023

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the death of Stuart Vines, a Canterbury Rugby Club stalwart. To misquote, Shakespeare. Some people…

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Apr
21
2023

It's an unchanged squad that takes on North Walsham for the last game of the National 2 East season and it's a significant day for…

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Apr
16
2023

HENLEY HAWKS 33 CANTERBURY 24 by David Haigh This last away game defeat was fairly typical of Canterbury's inconsistent National 2 East season. After looking…

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Apr
08
2023

The Canterbury Colts went on tour to Limerick this week to play Garryowen. The 2nd team won 12-30 and were dominant throughout delivering their best…

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Apr
06
2023

We are absolutely delighted to announce an extension of our sponsorship agreement with Marine Travel. The extension is to continue with the front of shirt…

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Apr
04
2023

Due to the recent poor weather and the resulting state of the pitches, reparation work will start on Monday 24th April and as a consequence,…

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Apr
02
2023

CANTERBURY 41 GUERNSEY RAIDERS 24 By David Haigh This was an emphatic victory for the city side and an important one, soothing their fears of…

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Mar
31
2023

CANTERBURY V GUERBNSEY An enforced reshuffle in the back division this week. Fly half Frank Reynolds is recovering from illness but joins the bench replacements.…

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Mar
28
2023

The club is dropping admission charges for Saturday's game against Guernsey Raiders in a bid to attract wide support from around East Kent for this…

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Mar
26
2023

OLD ALBANIAN 35 CANTERBURY 21 by David Haigh Two Albanian tries in the final two minutes before half time left Canterbury chasing a game which,…

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Mar
24
2023

This week really feels like we are on the final approach of the season and we have some important fixtures on the horizon. For us…

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Mar
21
2023

We are pleased to announce dates for our boys and girls U7 - U16s Easter Rugby Camp. The camps will be held on Monday 3rd…

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Mar
19
2023

The club has announced the appointment of its first Director of Rugby. Taff Gwilliam, former Head Coach at Medway RFC and currently Director of Rugby…

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Mar
12
2023

Deal & Betts Lion 3rd 19 Canterbury Zingari 52. The Zingari gave one of their best all-round performances of the season to cement the Kent…

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Mar
12
2023

CANTERBURY 11 BURY ST EDMUNDS 28 By David Haigh This was Canterbury's third consecutive loss and after an uninspiring performance they could easily be drawn…

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Mar
12
2023

  Canterbury Pilgrims achieved Promotion at the first attempt in a new league, Counties 2, made up of 1st XV teams and 4 top level…

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Mar
10
2023

Will Waddington returns to the squad after injury and replaces Sam Sterling who has been given a three match ban after his red card in…

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Mar
09
2023

Canterbury 27pts. Ashford 3rd 24pts. The city took on a strong Ashford side that tested Canterbury in their bid to remain top of their table.…

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Mar
09
2023

Won 24-8 (H-T 19-3). Eoin O’Dongahue 15, Jesse De Vries 4, Adrian Geddes 5. The Pilgrims needed to bounce back from the home loss to…

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Mar
05
2023

CANTERBURY 15 BARNES 38 by David Haigh This was a frustrating Canterbury performance as they gave Barnes a head start and then were too inaccurate…

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Mar
03
2023

One of the league's in-form sides come to the Marine Travel Ground and Barnes will provide a test of our resilience. A calf injury rules…

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Feb
26
2023

ROCHFORD HUNDRED 28 CANTERBURY 26 by David Haigh Going into this game Canterbury Head Coach Matt Corker warned that relegation threatened Rochford would fight like…

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Feb
26
2023

The big East Kent derby went to Dover Sharks 1st Team , who devoured the Pilgrims from Canterbury, in front of nearly 400 hundred supporters…

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Feb
25
2023

An unchanged starting line-up at Rochford on Saturday is something of a luxury for us so perhaps that is a good omen. Head Coach Matt…

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Feb
22
2023

It seems like a lifetime ago when the country was in lock down and the way we did things changed overnight. But thankfully most things…

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Feb
21
2023

Friday night at The Marine Travel Ground this week (February 24th) sees a big East Kent derby when Canterbury Pilgrims take on Dover 1st. The…

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Feb
19
2023

A very good Pilgrims team travelled to Westcombe Park to take on the best side that Combe had put out all season! A poor start…

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Feb
19
2023

CANTERBURY 33 SEVENOAKS 30by David Haigh From the comfort of a fifteen point second half lead Canterbury ended up clinging on for this important National 2…

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Feb
17
2023

A ham string strain rules out Tristan King from Saturday's contest.   Harvey Furbneaux takes the vacant place in the back row where Tyler Oliver returns…

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Feb
14
2023

We have learned with great sadness that one of the club’s stalwarts over many seasons, Benny Bell, has died.  Benny served our club in a…

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Feb
14
2023

Canterbury 5th v Faversham 2nd Canterbury 55pts. Faversham 10pts. Despite the final score line the city side were made to fight for every single point…

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Feb
12
2023

Won 8-62 (H-T 3-17).  The pilgrims travelled to Sidcup at the weekend to continue their charge towards the league title. Another must win game saw…

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Feb
05
2023

TONBRIDGE JUDDIANS 29  CANTERBURY 31 by David HaighCanterbury snatched victory with a try in the final minute of this terrific Kent derby. It was a…

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Feb
04
2023

Tonbridge Juddians v Canterbury This was the game that should have been the pre-Christmas ‘derby’ but the weather intervened. After last week’s low key performance,…

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Jan
30
2023

Thanet 18pts. Canterbury 17pts The Zingari suffered a setback in their East Kent League losing out to Thanet 3rd by the narrowest possible margin. This…

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Jan
29
2023

Pilgrims 27 - 12 Sevenoaks 2nds The biggest match of the season happened at Merton lane on Saturday 28th January. Sevenoaks(1st) played Canterbury (2nd) in…

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Jan
29
2023

DORKING 50 CANTERBURY 21by David HaighGiving a side 21 points start in the first twelve minutes is to invite trouble and Canterbury duly paid a…

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Jan
27
2023

Dorking v Canterbury Leading into the game last weekend we talked about creating rugby memories, and the best ones being when you win. I think…

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Jan
26
2023

Congratulations to our January 300 Club Winners! 175 x Rob Balicki28.  x D W Craig79.  x Nick Kingsman149 x Mark Quinn238 x Andrew Miles

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Jan
22
2023

CANTERBURY 43 WORTHING RAIDERS 33 by David Haigh This was easily Canterbury's best performance of the season as they mounted a superb second half fight…

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Jan
20
2023

CANTERBURY V WORTHING There are changes to the squad which played at Blackheath. Prop Danny Herriott has a quad strain so is ruled  out. Cameron…

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Jan
15
2023

Zingari 39pts Deal & Betts 2nds 7pts Try Will Rayner 2 - Luke O’Regan 3 - Jerome Weigh 2  Conversion Luke O’Regan 2 The Zingari took another…

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Jan
15
2023

Won 51-5 (H-T 31-0) Olly Ashley-Jones 5+6, Sam Rogers 10, Tom Ashley-Jones 10, Will Calder 10, Adrian Geddes, James Read 5. This game saw the…

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Jan
15
2023

BLACKHEATH 40  CANTERBURY 12 By David Haigh The league leaders took control of this game from the first minute and although Canterbury put in a …

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Jan
13
2023

A few forced changes this week unfortunately. Tyler Oliver has a thumb injury, no fracture but will be out for between 1-3 weeks depending how…

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Jan
09
2023

Gillingham Anchorians 10 Canterbury Pilgrims 27 Pilgrims stepped up their challenge for the Counties Kent 2 title with a solid victory which lifted them to…

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Jan
08
2023

CANTERBURY 52 WESTCLIFF 14 by David Haigh The resolution of the Canterbury pack got the New Year away to the best of starts as they…

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Jan
08
2023

This was a different Whitstable from their previous encounter, the Whitstable pack stopped Canterbury from making any serious inroads until twenty minutes into the first…

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Jan
06
2023

Its great for me to wish you happy new year and its also great that January has brought an end to the frozen pitches of…

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Dec
31
2022

As the new year dawns upon us,and we drop out 22 with fun.Take some time to stop and to reflecton just how far we’ve come. …

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Dec
31
2022

CANTERBURY U21s 34 TONBRIDGE JUDDIANS U21s 24 These East and West Kent rivals served up some lively floodlit Christmas fare as they shared nine tries…

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Dec
19
2022

Come and enjoy a big pre-Christmas night of rugby at the club this Wednesday, December 21st, where East Kent Under 21s meet West Kent Under…

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Dec
16
2022

Congratulations to our October and November winners: October 78 x Iain Heatlie 59 x Peter Hermitage 145 x Mark Woolard 98 x Bill Piper 196…

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Dec
16
2022

Four matches cancelled this weekend due to frozen pitches: Pilgrims V Dover Sharks - Home 3rds V Tunbridge Wells 2nds - Home Ashford Barbarians V…

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Dec
14
2022

Thanks to the generosity of club members and supporters a Canterbury charity has been given a wonderful Christmas present. The chair of Canterbury Food Bank…

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Dec
14
2022

Please note that the Tonbridge Juddians v Canterbury 1st XV match will take place at VizzardsLower Haysden LaneHaysden ParkOff Brooke StreetTonbridgeTN9 2PLKick off is 230pmAny…

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Dec
12
2022

Further industrial action by South Eastern Railways scheduled to take place on Saturday 17th December 2022  will doubtless derail (sorry – couldn’t resist it) the…

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Dec
11
2022

by David Haigh Canterbury's dismal run goes on and they are now without a win since early October. The damage in this game, one of…

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Dec
10
2022

Today’s game against Henley Hawks is to go ahead following a pitch inspection on Friday. Kick-off 3pm.  The Canterbury squad will be without captain Jamie…

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Dec
04
2022

Pilgrims push for Counties Kent 2 honours was boosted in emphatic style as they ran in nine tries and extended their winning run to four…

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Dec
03
2022

Centre Ross Gladdish makes his first team debut at Guernsey on Saturday. The former Blackheath and Westcliff player is In the starting line-up after featuring…

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Nov
28
2022

The Canterbury Pilgrims inflicted the first home defeat on Park Hosue for two and a half years, to consolidate third place in the league at…

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Nov
28
2022

Two tries in the space of three second half minutes eased Albanians to victory but the scoreline was harsh on Canterbury's spirited contribution to this…

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Nov
25
2022

CANTERBURY  v OLD ALBANIAN After a week's break the team face a testing return to duty with the visit of Old Albanian who currently sit…

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Nov
21
2022

Canterbury has been named Rugby Club of the Year at a National awards ceremony. The accolade came at the Club Mirror Awards in Leicester. The…

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Nov
14
2022

A bonus point victory saw Pilgrims maintain their challenge to the leaders and consolidate their third place in Counties Kent 2. The winning margin may…

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Nov
13
2022

Bury St Edmunds 31 Canterbury 17by Andy RogersInjury and illness may have shaped selection for this league encounter at Bury - with four players making…

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Nov
10
2022

MATCH PREVIEW Injury problems have dictated the shape of the squad which travels to Bury St Edmunds on Saturday. Wing Frankie Morgan and flanker Alex…

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Nov
09
2022

Every week in the UK, 12 apparently fit and healthy young people aged 35 and under die from undiagnosed cardiac conditions. This is Sudden Death Syndrome (SDS).…

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Nov
06
2022

BARNES 37  CANTERBURY 26By David HaighHaving donated victory to Barnes with a dreadful first half performance, Canterbury hauled themselves off the floor to win won…

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Nov
06
2022

Another hard fought game at the Marine travel ground. The Pilgrims started well, but with wind, a wet surface and a slippery pitch, they knocked…

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Nov
04
2022

Canterbury travel to West London on Saturday to meet third placed Barnes knowing that they have very rarely come second at the host club's ground.…

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Oct
31
2022

SEVENOAKS 2nd 15 CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 14 This game went to the wire in a nip and tuck affair with Pilgrims playing some of their best…

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Oct
30
2022

CANTERBURY 31 ROCHFORD HUNDRED 12 by David Haigh For Canterbury, relief as they ended a four game losing run with a bonus point victory and…

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Oct
28
2022

MATCH PREVIEW Saturday's game will be seen as a real opportunity to end to a four game losing streak. Rochford Hundred have three victories this…

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Oct
27
2022

The Deacons welcomed Folkestone 2nd XV to the MTG with the visitors having won their opening two games of the season and the Canterbury side looking…

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Oct
23
2022

SEVENOAKS 26 CANTERBURY 17 by David Haigh This latest defeat leaves Canterbury hovering unconvincingly above the relegation zone as they slipped to twelfth place in…

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Oct
21
2022

Wings Guy Hilton and Frank Morgan are unavailable so Head Coach Matt Corker shuffles his back division for Saturday's trip across Kent to Sevenoaks, kick-off…

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Oct
16
2022

HASTINGS & BEXHILL 20 CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 29 What a game of rugby with the result only sorted in the last few minutes as Pilgrims registered…

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Oct
16
2022

CANTERBURY 10 DORKING 12 by David Haigh A converted try conceded in the final minute saw Canterbury slip to a run of three defeats, a…

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Oct
15
2022

Our Red Roses are now the most successful rugby team across all genders and nations, with 27 straight match wins, and a hopeful nation looking…

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Oct
15
2022

Brian Pitchford's Funeral will be held at Barham on Thursday 20th October at 4 pm and then back to Canterbury Rugby Club. At Brian's request,…

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Oct
14
2022

Canterbury v Dorking A return to form is Canterbury's priority for the visit of league newcomers Dorking. Defeats in the club's last two games have…

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Oct
10
2022

We are delighted to announce that a representative squad of 10 players from our Under 9s Kestrels Team have been invited to take part in…

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Oct
10
2022

Pilgrims 58 Maidstone 0 Maidstone found the Pilgrims eager to prove themselves as they cruised to a third Counties Kent 2 victory. From the off…

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Oct
05
2022

CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 33 GILLINGHAM ANCHORIANS 0 Pilgrims took control of this Counties Kent 2 game in the first half as they built a commanding 26…

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Oct
05
2022

Over the past few months, we have lost a number of our members, and we are sad to report that Canterbury Hellfire Wheelchair Rugby Chairman…

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Oct
02
2022

WORTHING RAIDERS 38 CANTERBURY 18 by David Haigh An out of sorts Canterbury were made to pay heavily for poor discipline and basic errors which…

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Sep
30
2022

From Head Coach Matt Corker. Last Saturday was a tough day. I said after the game on the live stream that we must be humble,…

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Sep
25
2022

Canterbury Colts started their National Cup campaign strongly winning away 57-7 against Bromley RFC Colts. An outstanding performance from the squad on their opening match…

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Sep
25
2022

Pilgrims travelled to Dover for an early season local derby. The visitors started well, but within two minutes, lost possession missed tackles, and allowed the…

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Sep
25
2022

Canterbury 12 Blackheath 57 by David Haigh The score line does not lie and the gulf between these two sides in this Kent derby was…

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Sep
23
2022

"Another five points on the road means that we have equalled our away wins from last season, " writes Head Coach Matt Corker. " We…

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Sep
18
2022

17th Sept. Pilgrims 55 v Southwark lancers 7 (H-T 24-7) Within the first few minutes of the game, Ollie Ashley-Jones got the ball and Ran…

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Sep
18
2022

WESTCLIFF 14 CANTERBURY 34 by David Haigh Away days are proving profitable for Canterbury when, for the second time this season, they scooped up a…

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Sep
16
2022

Last week's physical battle against Tonbridge Juddians took its toll with injuries dictating the make up of the squad travelling to Westcliff. Debuts are given…

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Sep
14
2022

This month's 300 Club winners are 133 - Nick Rooke £1000 winner 46  - Rob French 27  - D Cowley 54  - M Dodd 35 …

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Sep
11
2022

VIGO 20 CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 19 Pilgrims first experience of the new Counties East league ended in the narrowest of defeats. Throughout the game there was…

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Sep
11
2022

CANTERBURY 35 TONBRIDGE JUDDIANS 44 by David Haigh An epic derby battle ended in huge disappointment for Canterbury who saw a 23 point lead wrestled…

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Sep
09
2022

CANTERBURY V TONBRIDGE JUDDIANS We go into the second round of National 2 East with a full blown Kent derby against a Tonbridge Juddians side…

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Sep
04
2022

NORTH WALSHAM 22 CANTERBURY 38 by David Haigh A flying start to the new season for Canterbury with a six try performance that earned them…

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Sep
02
2022

We had over 50 children join us at Merton Lane on Tuesday and Wednesday (30th - 31st August) on what was a brilliant camp for…

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Sep
02
2022

It is sixteen years since Canterbury were last at North Walsham, Saturday's opponents in the opening round of the National 2 East season. On that…

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Aug
31
2022

Pilgrims opening Counties 2 East league game at home to Maidstone on Saturday, September 3rd has been called off.. The club has been trying to…

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Aug
30
2022

This Monday Bank Holiday, Canterbury Rugby Club was delighted to host an inaugural bat & trap tournament organised by Verum Financial with sponsors Shepherd Neame…

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Aug
30
2022

Chris Smith, a former Cardinals player and for many years landlord of one of the area's most popular pubs, has died aged 81. Our sympathies…

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Aug
28
2022

PILGRIMS 19 THANET WANDERERS 12 A strong second half revival earned this Friday night pre-season victory for a largely young, untried Pilgrims side in the…

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Aug
27
2022

CANTERBURY 40 WESTCOMBE PARK 17 Head Coach Matt Corker expressed his satisfaction with this win, Canterbury's final preseason friendly before league business starts next week.…

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Aug
22
2022

by Chris Fullbrook Canterbury visited Brighton for the second of three pre-season warm up games and it was the home side that rocked. Brighton dominated…

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Aug
19
2022

Thanks to the efforts of Dave Thompson, our principal sponsor and Managing Director of Marine Travel, our own fundraising efforts, and support, plus other clubs…

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Aug
18
2022

It's a seaside trip for the senior squad this weekend as they continue the pre-season build-up with a game against Brighton on Saturday (August 20th).…

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Aug
15
2022

Owen West, 19, is refusing to let the spinal condition that has made him wheelchair-bound from holding him back. A keen sportsman, Owen plays wheelchair…

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Aug
13
2022

Pace and accuracy shifted this game decisively Bishop's Stortford's way as they dominated the second and third quarters. Just one score in front after the…

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Aug
10
2022

It is with great regret that the club has learned of the death in the USA of Doctor Michael 'Mick' Banks, a former first team…

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Aug
09
2022

The senior squad is back in action on Friday this week, August 12th, with the first pre-season fixture against Bishop's Stortford. Kick-off is 7.30/8pm and…

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Aug
08
2022

To all those who can attend, our AGM will be held at the Marine Travel Ground clubhouse Tuesday 9th August at 8pm. We will also…

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Aug
03
2022

More help for the Ukraine, organised by Marine Travel Company boss Dave Thompson, is set to leave from the club on Tuesday next August 9th.…

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Jul
26
2022

Come and join our summer rugby camp Tuesday 30th & Wednesday 31st August: 9.00 am - 3.00 pm Open to boys and girls U7-U16 Run…

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Jul
21
2022

The club has added a combination of experience, power and youth to the senior squad in the build-up to the 2022/23 rugby season. Three major…

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Jul
13
2022

Older club members will remember with affection David Darroch who has died aged 72. Dave was an all round sportsman who played second row in…

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Jun
30
2022

Subject to RFU approval, and generously sponsored by SEC Works Group, we have organised a girls' two-day training summer camp for ages 7-15. Most activities…

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Jun
18
2022

On June 18, at Stoke Mandeville stadium, Canterbury Hellfire burst back into action after an extended break including, and surrounding, the COVID-19 pandemic by participating…

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Jun
15
2022

It has been an extremely busy time at Marine Travel Ground with two hugely successful events on consecutive days, the Mark 22 Ball on Friday…

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Jun
15
2022

The outstanding work of the club's volunteers was recognised at the Kent County Awards ceremony on June 10th with Canterbury honoured with four winners. Honda…

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Jun
15
2022

There will be two Kent 'derby' games in the first month of the new season with Tonbridge Juddians and Blackheath both scheduled to visit the…

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Jun
07
2022

Canterbury Rugby Club are proud to be sponsors of  Pride Canterbury this year. Seeking diversity in unity is a must so as a collective we…

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May
30
2022

A £30,000 fund raising initiative by the club will see all its teams and age groups provided with life saving defibrillator equipment. The fund raising…

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May
25
2022

The new league structure for National 2 clubs in the 2022/23 season has been released with Canterbury placed in the 14-team National 2 East. Newcomers…

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May
16
2022

10 England teams have been named for this Summer's European Touch Championships in Nottingham. England has entered a team into every category in a bid…

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May
10
2022

Canterbury fly half Frank Reynolds contributed nineteen points to Kent's 44-43 win over Hampshire in the first round of the County Championship. He was one…

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May
01
2022

END OF SEASON SPECTACULAR CANTERBURY 31 BURY ST EDMUNDS 34 by David Haigh Canterbury's season may have ended as it began with a narrow loss…

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Apr
28
2022

What a season it has been across the club. From four U20s county call-ups to the National County Championship Final, both Colts teams combined only…

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Apr
26
2022

GUERNSEY 11 CANTERBURY 60 By Claire Bernthal Canterbury Ladies took to the Footes Lane fields in Guernsey, through a tunnel of rapturous applause from the…

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Apr
25
2022

GUERNSEY 33 CANTERBURY 33 In a terrific climax a penalty try in the last minute of this National 2 South game gave Canterbury a late…

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Apr
23
2022

It is with sadness that we have learned of the death of Neil MacKinnon, player, supporter, businessman and a colourful character during his long association…

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Apr
18
2022

CANTERBURY LADIES 49 GUERNSEY LADIES 20 A final home fixture of the season saw a strong victory for Canterbury’s ladies, confirming themselves as champions. Upon…

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Apr
18
2022

CANTERBURY 11 ESHER 33 by David Haigh High flying Esher were given a thorough Easter test before keeping their National 2 South title hopes on…

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Apr
18
2022

Canterbury RFC are extremely proud to congratulate four of our young players, Harvey Furneaux, Tom Halliday, Will McColl, and Max Halliday, who represented Kent Under-20s.…

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Apr
11
2022

WESTCLIFF 19  CANTERBURY 33 by David Haigh This was only the second away victory of the season for an inconsistent Canterbury side so the five…

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Apr
07
2022

Canterbury Rugby Club is proud to announce our first signing for the 2022-23 season is current club captain, Jamie Stephens. Jamie Stephens has played through…

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Apr
03
2022

Canterbury 3s sealed the league win with a hard fought victory over a fired up and skillful Cranbrook side. Cranbrook had beaten Canterbury on the…

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Apr
03
2022

CANTERBURY 24  CLIFTON 38 by David Haigh From riches to rags then almost back again. That was the Canterbury story on a day of swinging…

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Mar
31
2022

At Canterbury RFC this past month we have been absolutely staggered by the immense generosity shown by our rugby family, our local community across Kent,…

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Mar
27
2022

By John Scurr Sevenoaks 4th 11pt, Canterbury 3rds 15pts Canterbury 3rds make a second half comeback to stay top of their league against a strong…

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Mar
27
2022

By John Scurr Faversham 2nds 7pts Canterbury 57pts Canterbury cement their second place league position with an overwhelming win against a well drilled Faversham side.…

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Mar
27
2022

REDRUTH 49pts CANTERBURY 10pts by Andy Rogers Not helped by a misfiring line out, and shipping seven tries to one, Canterbury's blunt attack was never…

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Mar
24
2022

In an effort to reach the carbon net-zero target by 2050 the UK is committed to planting millions more trees.  Canterbury RFC applied for a…

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Mar
21
2022

Canterbury Ladies vs Beccehamian Ladies 45-5 A game of two halves  against Beccehamian. Featuring some really solid defensive plays and sharp lines by the ladies,…

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Mar
17
2022

Two sports clubs at opposite ends of England are joining forces to support Ukraine and bring help to the unfolding refugee crisis. Canterbury Rugby Club…

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Mar
13
2022

Please help. As the humanitarian crisis unfolds, it is difficult to envisage the hardship the innocents caught up in the conflict are having to endure…

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Mar
13
2022

CANTERBURY 30pts HINCKLEY 24pts by David Haigh A red card for centre Tom Best three minutes into the second half could have dealt a fatal…

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Mar
07
2022

PAUL BUSHELL – FUNERAL & CELEBRATION OF LIFE – TUESDAY 5TH APRIL 2022 Private Committal, strictly invite only 3.30PM Memorial Service to be held at…

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Mar
06
2022

HENLEY HAWKS 12 CANTERBURY 10 by David Haigh For much of this game Canterbury were the better side but were left with just two Dwayne…

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Mar
06
2022

CANTERBURY 5ths 39pts WEAVERING 2nds 15pts   A depleted thirteen man Canterbury Zingari side racked with injury and COVID took on a strong physical Weavering…

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Mar
01
2022

It is very difficult at the moment not to be overwhelmed by the humanitarian crisis that is unfolding in Ukraine following Russia's recent military incursion.…

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Feb
27
2022

CANTERBURY 21 BARNES 12 By David Haigh It was the staying power of a Canterbury side, who came alive in the second half, that sealed…

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Feb
27
2022

CANTERBURY 5th 27pts MAIDSTONE VETS 12pts Canterbury were at home in a friendly fixture to old rivals Maidstone Vets who always bring their own style…

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Feb
21
2022

Congratulations to our February 300 Club winners! 52 x David Hall 28 x Danny Craig 101 x Dickie Ovenden 207 x Al McClean 43  x…

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Feb
21
2022

THANET 3rds 22pts vs CANTERBURY 5ths 32pts Canterbury took on league leaders Thanet Wanderers in miserable conditions at Callis court. The city side struck first…

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Feb
20
2022

LEICESTER LIONS 35 CANTERBURY 0 by David Haigh This was the third time this season that Canterbury have been whitewashed and it left Head Coach…

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Feb
18
2022

The success story of our unbeaten Colts teams this season has been crowned by international call-ups for two players, Harry Legg and Harrison MacKinnon. Harry…

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Feb
15
2022

SIDCUP 2ND 12pts  CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 17pts The Pilgrims travelled to Sidcup for their Invicta A league game with a much-changed side, yet again!. With four…

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Feb
13
2022

CANTERBURY 52pts  BARNSTAPLE 22ptsby David HaighAn eight-try blast from Canterbury put the warmth back into a chilly February day as they cruised to a comfortable…

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Feb
08
2022

Garry Apps' funeral will be held at Barham Crematorium Tuesday 15th February 2022 at 1.20. After the service, the clubhouse at the Marine Travel ground…

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Feb
04
2022

Due to a number of our squad testing positive to Covid, we have regrettably had Saturday’s match vs Hinckley postponed until 07/05. we would like…

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Jan
30
2022

A message from Wendy, James, Lucy, and Anne regarding Dave Foster's funeral Dear All As you know we have lost our wonderful husband, dad, and…

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Jan
30
2022

DINGS CRUSADERS 32 CANTERBURY 10 by David Haigh Canterbury's inconsistent season goes on as they shipped six tries and in the end, were well beaten.…

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Jan
30
2022

CANTERBURY 51pts UKC 2nds 12pts This was the game that experience triumphed over a young athletic side, while the university had the speed the city…

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Jan
26
2022

We are looking for experienced and aspiring players who can add to the current playing group and help the club fulfill its ambitions. For players…

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Jan
24
2022

UKC 19pts CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 24pts A new look Pilgrims survived a second-half fightback by the students and clung on to claim a tense victory. The…

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Jan
24
2022

Congratulations to our January 300 Club winners! 175 x Rob Balicki 201 x Steve Bradley 103 x Alan Willet 112 x Mike Smalley 30  x…

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Jan
24
2022

The clubhouse is open from 12 for those that wish to meet beforehand and then again as a celebration of life after saying hello and…

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Jan
23
2022

Canterbury RFC Zingari players past and present raised a glass in memory of former players Garry Apps and Dave Foster who both passed away recently.…

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Jan
23
2022

CANTERBURY 5th 31pts MAIDSTONE VETS 15pts It was Canterbury who drew first blood in the opening 5 minutes with their wingman Will Rayner side stepping…

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Jan
23
2022

CANTERBURY 46pts ROCHFORD HUNDRED 17pts by David Haigh After a bleak start to the New Year this was a resounding statement from a Canterbury side…

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Jan
17
2022

CANTERBURY 5th 52pts ASHFORD 3rd 31pts Canterbury struggled against a heavy Ashford pack that looked like it would dominate the game despite Canterbury drawing first blood…

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Jan
16
2022

WORTHING 33pts CANTERBURY 19pts by David Haigh Heading into the last quarter of this entertaining contest the scores were level at 19-19 and it was…

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Jan
16
2022

Canterbury RFC is sad to announce the sudden loss of a much loved Club member. Garry Apps unexpectedly passed away on Friday aged 57. Garry…

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Jan
13
2022

We are deeply saddened to learn David Foster, Canterbury Rugby Club life member has passed away, leaving behind his wife Wendy and two children James…

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Jan
12
2022

A message from Ben and Sam Williams with details of their mother, Alison’s, funeral. Funeral details for Mum Dear All Once again, we must beat…

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Jan
11
2022

Canterbury Women’s first match of 2022 was a top of the table clash against Blackheath 2s, the only team to have beaten the side this season. Before…

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Jan
10
2022

Congratulations to our mighty number 4 Royce Cadman on his 200th appearance for Canterbury 1st XV this weekend. Royce made his league debut against Clifton…

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Jan
10
2022

Congratulations to Tom Best on his 250th appearance for Canterbury this weekend. He remembers his first game being against Southend away (2009/10 season), only being…

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Jan
09
2022

CANTERBURY 3pts OLD ALBANIAN 12pts by David Haigh Having worked themselves into a decent position, with a solid first half shift, Canterbury let this first…

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Jan
04
2022

Canterbury Rugby Club is deeply saddened to hear of the death of Alison. Our condolences go out to her sons, Ben and Sam, and to…

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Dec
22
2021

A peaceful and happy Christmas is my hope for everyone associated with the club at the end of a strange and challenging year. Despite the…

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Dec
20
2021

A Corker of a Christmas Canterbury Rugby Club has always had a close bond with our, NHS as supporters, players, and even the odd President:…

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Dec
19
2021

Congratulations to Guy Hilton on his 100th appearance for Canterbury. His first run out for the team was in the 2013/14 season at home vs…

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Dec
19
2021

CANTERBURY 29pts  GUERNSEY 17pts Canterbury gave the Christmas crowd just the present they wanted with this five try, bonus point victory. In a performance that…

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Dec
16
2021

The club's Colts have won the inaugural Autumn Kent League with both first and second teams going through the competition unbeaten. The league was made…

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Dec
15
2021

1st XV vs Guernsey K.O 2.15pm2nds vs Medway K.O 2pm Due to the new variant of Covid 19 all of the CRFC and Saucy Flo’s staff…

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Dec
15
2021

This year our traditional chocolate gifts to the NHS starts again so please donate some chocolate if you are up at the club this weekend.…

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Dec
12
2021

CANTERBURY 53pts FAVERSHAM 2nds 26pts Canterbury 5ths took on a physical Faversham side that stretched the cities defensive skills in the first half, however it…

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Dec
12
2021

ESHER 26pts CANTERBURY 0pts As the league leaders extended their winning run to seven games that decisive scoreline suggests that Esher had things pretty much…

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Dec
06
2021

CANTERBURY 5th 41pts.  DEAL & BETTESHANGER 3rds. 32pts Canterbury welcomed a slightly depleted Deal & Betteshanger side, however, Canterbury was able to make up their…

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Dec
05
2021

CANTERBURY 52pts  WESTCLIFF 15pts Canterbury's mission to play free flowing rugby eventually paid handsome dividends against the league's bottom side with centre Frankie Morgan, who…

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Dec
02
2021

We are pleased to announce the November 300 Club winners - 225 Barbara Hudgell 27  DM Cowley 151 David Taplin 16  John Braithwaite 149 Mark…

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Dec
01
2021

Whilst the world battles to control the Covid pandemic, and considering the new Omicron Variant, Canterbury Rugby Club’s priority remains the health and safety of…

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Nov
29
2021

The club is delighted to announce a new sponsorship and community partnership designed to support young players across South East England . It was launched…

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Nov
28
2021

CLIFTON 22pts  CANTERBURY 19pts Canterbury might well have fancied their chances of pulling off a surprise victory on a ground where they have seldom tasted…

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Nov
21
2021

CANTERBURY 22pts REDRUTH 26pts League leaders Redruth kept up their winning ways but not before they had been pushed all the way by a Canterbury…

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Nov
15
2021

Only 5 weeks to go till Christmas and everywhere you look, festive preparations are underway. We are holding a Christmas Fair at the Marine Travel…

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Nov
15
2021

Canterbury 5th 5pts.  Thanet 3rds. 35pts Canterbury 5th lost their chance to go top of the table this week against a strong well drilled Thanet…

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Nov
13
2021

The first team's National 2 South fixture against Hinckley has been postponed after a playing member of the Canterbury squad tested positive for Covid 19.  …

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Nov
11
2021

On this day, the club remembers those who served and those from our rugby family who made the ultimate sacrifice in World War II :…

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Nov
02
2021

SIDCUP 2ND 22 CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 34 It wasn't until the second half that Pilgrims were able to break free from a good home side and…

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Nov
02
2021

UKC 2nd 14pts Canterbury 5th 19pts The 5ths were severely tested by a youthful and unbeaten Kent University side before they registered their third Kent…

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Oct
31
2021

CANTERBURY 10pts HENLEY HAWKS 19pts A pointless day for Canterbury after Hawks ran in a late try to seal victory in a game which often…

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Oct
24
2021

BARNES 20pts CANTERBURY 20pts It may have ended all square but Canterbury had to find a shovel and dig themselves out of a hole before…

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Oct
17
2021

CANTERBURY 30pts LEICSTER LIONS 27pts To say Canterbury left things late would be an understatement as they snatched this victory deep in stoppage time with…

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Oct
10
2021

BARNSTAPLE 10pts  CANTERBURY 22pts A sharper and more focused Canterbury made the most of the Devon sunshine and a firm surface to end a run…

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Oct
05
2021

It is with great sadness that the club has learned of the death of former first team captain Roger Clarke.   He died peacefully at home…

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Oct
05
2021

OLD ALLEYNIANS 2nd 7pts  CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 40pts All the points came in the first half as Pilgrims eased to their first league victory of the…

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Oct
03
2021

CANTERBURY  5th 61pts.  FOLKSTONE 3rds. 0pts The city side never looked in any real danger in their 3rd league match of the season. Folkestone battled…

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Oct
03
2021

CANTERBURY 0pts  DINGS CRUSADERS 17pts On a day of extremes, Canterbury looked ill equipped to deal with the gales and rain that swept across the…

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Sep
30
2021

PILGRIMS 10pts SEVENOAKS 2nd 44pts Good early pressure from Pilgrims saw Joe Rumsey go over for a try on his debut, the conversion was missed…

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Sep
27
2021

AYLESFORD 3rds 38pts - CANTERBURY 5ths 34 pts The Zingari were away to a strong Aylesford side who tested the city side from the outset,…

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Sep
27
2021

ROCHFORD HUNDRED 20pts - CANTERBURY 1st XV 19pts A late try could not save Canterbury from their third defeat in four games after a disappointing…

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Sep
20
2021

CANTERBURY 5ths 74pts  WHITSTABLE 2nds 19pts The Zingari opened their league season with a convincing win to overcome a strong Whitstable pack that were not…

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Sep
20
2021

CANTERBURY 29pts  WORTHING 24pts Canterbury have lift off.  This bonus point victory over a previously unbeaten Worthing could not have been better timed as rugby…

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Sep
17
2021

CANTERBURY 5ths 10  LORDSWOOD 10 04.09.21 The Zingari welcomed Lordswood to the Marine Travel Ground in this pre-league friendly. Both sides were desperate to play…

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Sep
13
2021

After not getting into their chairs since March 2020, Canterbury Hellfire were able to start their rebuilding program with the first of three taster sessions…

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Sep
12
2021

OLD ALBANIAN 29  CANTERBURY 21 Canterbury are still without a league point as they slipped to a second narrow defeat which leaves them in the…

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Sep
09
2021

Canterbury Pilgrims scheduled home league match against Old Alleynians this Saturday, September 11th, has been postponed until December 11th. A member of the Alleynians support…

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Sep
07
2021

ASHFORD 1st XV 12 CANTERBURY PILGRIMS 7 With eleven players making their senior debut a very young Pilgrims side, which trailed by twelve points at…

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Sep
06
2021

Canterbury Rugby is sad to announce the death of Ricky Strange, who died on 2 September 2021 aged 78. Ricky was born in the northeast…

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Sep
05
2021

BURY ST EDMUNDS 30 CANTERBURY 22 By Andy Rogers Given an unprecedented and enforced delay of eighteen months it was of huge credit to both…

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Sep
03
2021

Canterbury RFC is delighted to be supporting BBC's Make a Difference Kit out the Nation Campaign to help provide sports equipment to children and young…

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Aug
30
2021

We are looking forward to welcoming you back to the Marine Travel Ground for registration on Sunday 5th September. Registration will take place in the clubhouse…

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Aug
26
2021

Our Chair of the Canterbury Hellfire wheelchair Rugby team, Brian Pitchford, went on Julia George's BBC Radio Kent show, 25/08/2021 to talk about sport for…

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Aug
26
2021

The pre-season match against Tunbridge Wells on on Saturday, August 28th has been cancelled. Unfortunately, Tunbridge Wells have pulled out of the fixture for reasons not specified.…

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Aug
23
2021

Canterbury 19 Tonbridge Juddians 27 After seventeen months of rugby inaction there was a sense of relief that this pre-season friendly finally lifted the gloom…

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Aug
17
2021

We would like to thank all of the stallholders and visitors who came to our craft fair Saturday 7th August despite the atrocious weather conditions.…

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Jul
29
2021

It is with great sadness that the club has learned of the death of Gordon Stewart, a long time club member, friend, supporter and highly…

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Jul
20
2021

Post-Lockdown Monday Evening On Monday 26 July We are holding our Longest Day Lunch on a shorter day! Afterwards, please join us 6pm to 9pm…

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Jul
19
2021

The of launch CT Barbell is rapidly approaching, with the doors due to open on 7th August. CT Barbell is marketed as a no-nonsense strength…

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Jul
06
2021

Lots of rugby and football action to cheer at on Wednesday 7th July. Where better to watch it than at Canterbury RFC? The bar will…

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Jul
05
2021

Come and join us at the Marine Travel Ground, Canterbury RFC, Merton Lane North Saturday 7 August from 10am to 4pm. There will be a local…

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Jul
05
2021

Recent announcement from the National Clubs Association - National League Rugby have launched The National League Rugby Review Show which will cover every round of…

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Jul
02
2021

Please see below, a very moving piece from Paul Bushell, long time supporter and sponsor of the club. Dear CRFC community, My name is Paul…

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Jun
29
2021

A message to our friends Canterbury Hockey Club, sending condolences for the death of CHC Legend Dick Laslett who was regularly seen too at The…

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Jun
17
2021

There is no mistaking the unparalleled focus and commitment Giles Hilton displays when talking about subjects and causes close to his heart. It is clear…

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Jun
12
2021

Canterbury RFC would like to congratulate our Chairman, Giles Hilton, for his inclusion in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list, and the award of an MBE…

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Jun
07
2021

Dear all, As the 2020-2021 season has been completed and our financial year ended on the 31 May, I guess it's only right to now…

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May
27
2021

Season(s) with Canterbury RFC 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 Position(s) played Wing         I think at any club I've been at culture has always…

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May
20
2021

Season(s) with Canterbury RFC 1992/93 and 1993/94 Position(s) played Wing and Full-back         Superb fun on and off the pitch with a…

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May
12
2021

Please see below, a very moving piece from Yasemin Thompson, wife of our principal sponsor Dave Thompson. As part of the #OneClub family we hope…

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May
09
2021

Mini and juniors (M&Js) are the lifeblood of the club. Fun is key to the training we offer, as is structure and discipline. Our coaches…

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May
06
2021

May 4 2019 was one of those days that I remember pretty much every moment up until the final whistle, then there were cheers, hugs,…

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May
05
2021

The NS2 fixtures list has been released for the 21/22 season. Some great games to be had here - 4 Sep 21 Round 1 Henley…

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Apr
29
2021

Season(s) with Canterbury RFC 2012 to 2013 Position(s) played Backrow     I learnt so much in the season that I spent with Canterbury. I…

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Apr
22
2021

Season(s) with Canterbury RFC 2011 to 2012 2012 to 2013 2013 to 2014 Position(s) played Winger Canterbury RFC gave me the springboard to go on…

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Apr
21
2021

Adult Male Future Competitions Structure from season 2022/23   The RFU Council met Friday 16 April, and has approved three further elements of the Future…

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Apr
15
2021

Season(s) with Canterbury RFC 2012 to 2014 Position(s) played Winger   My two seasons at Canterbury were a great experience, originally moving to try and…

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Apr
11
2021

What a year it has been. For all of us who have grown up watching apocalypse type films full of doomsday portent, who would have…

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Apr
08
2021

Season(s) with Canterbury RFC 2013/2014 Position(s) played Back Row/ Number 3   I remember turning up to pre-season, didn't know a soul, but was made…

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Apr
03
2021

Canterbury RFC are sad to report the passing of a great supporter and true friend, Spencer Whiting. He suffered from a recurring medical problem on…

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Apr
02
2021

The Women's Six Nations is just around the corner, and if you haven't got your fix of fantasy rugby, why not get involved in our…

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Mar
30
2021

Season(s) with Canterbury RFC 2008/2009 Position(s) played Flanker/ Number 8   Canterbury gave me the chance to develop my game in a highly competitive and…

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Mar
29
2021

Good news everyone! We are back! Everyone should now have heard from their coaches or captains about the plan for April. Watch this space though…

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Mar
28
2021

The curtain has now gone down on the 2021 Guinness Six Nations tournament. As competitions go, this one was anything but predictable with Wales coming…

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Mar
26
2021

Sunday 11th, 18th, 25th April Time Slot On the Langton Grass pitches Inside the running track Langton 4G 8.30am-9.55am U-6’s & U-7’s U-8’s & U-9’s…

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Mar
25
2021

It has been a frustrating and uncertain time for grass roots sports, and here at Canterbury RFC we are raring to get back into the…

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Feb
21
2021

Congratulations to the following January 300 Club winners: David Taplin, Wendy Haigh, Andy Bourne, Nick Kingsman, Andy Davies. The club would also like to thank…

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Nov
29
2020

Rugby training can recommence on Wednesday 2 December 2020, at this time we all have to assume that it will be at stage A on the return…

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Nov
14
2020

I hope this message finds you all safe and well. Please if any of you are struggling, or know of someone who is, then do not…

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Nov
14
2020

Watch England Rugby for free this month and generate revenue for your club  We’re encouraging all members, as well as your family and friends, to…

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Nov
03
2020

Hello to you all. Lockdown 2 Please be aware that as of midnight – Sunday 1st November – the Club will close for all formal activity. We will of…

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