We have a raffle on the go folks with some top quality spirits as prizes! Top prize is s bottle of 30 year old highland park! Tickets on sale from the players or skippers bar! £2 per ticket! Support your local club! Draw to be made on Saturday night at the club!
The Webb Ellis Cup crossed the border into Scotland yesterday on the first leg of a 5-day national tour. Scottish Rugby Ambassador Chris Paterson met up with England World Cup winner, Will Greenwood as the trophy made it’s way from the border to Jedburgh where local schoolchildren took part in a touch rugby tournament and took their chance to pose with the cup. Scottish Rugby TV captured a flavour of the day and spoke to Chris and Will.
Come along and see the cup at Picky from 14:30 on Saturday 13th June
What's On: 8th-14th June
1st XV Fixtures:
The mini rugby tournament to celebrate the visit of the Webb Ellis Cup will take place on the Outfield Pitches at Picky on Saturday 13 June between 14:30 & 16:00 and not the centre pitch as previously advertised.
Orkney RFC invites you to join us for 3 days of summer rugby at our annual ORFC Rugby Summer Camp. This year, our camp will run from the 7th-9th of July.
Open to complete beginners and seasoned players alike, develop those fundamental movement skills through a variety of fun tag rugby games in our P1-P3 Camp from 10:00am-12:30pm daily. Or join our P4-P7s from 1:30pm-4:00pm and develop those vital team-working and tactical skills in preparation for Minis rugby!
Want to know more? You can download the Information and Entry Form below:
Orkney RFC will be hosting Scottish Rugby from the 10th-12th of July for an open UKCC Level 2 award. The course outlines all of the necessary skills required to coach and referee the 15-a-side game. Interested players, volunteers, alongside active and aspiring coaches are encouraged to sign up online!
Scottish Rugby have announced the National League & BT Cup fixtures for the new season.
Orkney's first match is on 29th August away against Perthshire, with the first home match the following weekend against Dalziel.
In the 1st round of the BT Cup, Orkney have been drawn against Jed-Forest on September 26th.
Download the full list of National League fixtures here and the BT Cup draw here
On June 13 Rugby’s greatest prize, the Webb Ellis Cup, will visit Orkney Rugby Club, Kirkwall as part of the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour.
Launching on June 10, 100 days to go to the opening match, the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour will travel through Scotland, Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, Wales and England before arriving at Twickenham Stadium on September 18 ahead of the Opening Ceremony.
As part of the Rugby World Cup Trophy Tour, Orkney Rugby Football Club will be holding a Rugby tournament for Minis players on the outfield pitches from 14:30 to 16:00. During this time, the Webb Ellis Cup will be on display. Former Scotland International player Chris Paterson will also be in attendance with the travelling party.
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