Message from Chairman to club players/members: As you will all no doubt be aware, following the Government’s announcement last night, the RFU have issued a statement confirming that all rugby activity – which categorially includes club training, league and cup matches, and also all rugby education courses – has been suspended from today (17 March) until Tuesday 14 April. This will be subject to continued … Continue reading Covid-19 Message
Anchs returned to Darland Avenue for their first home game of the new year against 2nd placed Folkestone. The expectation was of a tough encounter playing a team against whom they conceded 71 points in their last meeting earlier in the season, and so it was to prove. Anchs started well in ideal winter playing conditions but it was not long before the lively Folkestone … Continue reading Gillingham Anchorians v Folkestone London & SE Division – London 3 South East, 14:00 18th Jan 2020
GILLINGHAM ANCHORIANS RUGBY FOOTBALL CLUB (affiliated to the RFU, KCRFU, KSRFUR, LRFE) The Clubhouse, Darland Avenue, Gillingham, Kent ME7 3AN From The Hon. Secretary 27 March 2019 Dear Member, ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Notice is hereby given of the Annual General Meeting of Gillingham Anchorians RFC, to be held at the Clubhouse on Thursday 2 May 2019 at 7.45 p.m. The Chairman and Officers of … Continue reading AGM – 2nd May 2019
Anchorians faced Ashford at Darland Avenue in a top of the table clash on Saturday in perfect playing conditions. They made a determined start and immediately took the game to Ashford, playing with pace and precision. However, Ashford quickly showed why they remain unbeaten in Kent 1 this season as they soaked up the pressure which Anchs applied and prevented Tom Williams going in at … Continue reading Gillingham Anchorians v Ashford London & SE Division – Shepherd Neame Kent League 1, 14:30 16th February 2019
After two rest weeks the 1st XV are ready to return to action, away at HSBC 1430 KO The 2nd XV will look to continue from last week’s big win over Sheppey with a home fixture against Canterbury 1430 KO Continue reading Rugby this weekend!
Unfortunately RBS have been unable to get a traveling side together for today’s fixture. However the 2nd XV game is still on. 1430 KO at Gravesend. Continue reading 1st XV v RBS Cancelled
Speaking to Head Coach Dom Saunders he had the following to say: How has training changed in the transition period between ‘Pre-Season’ and ‘In-Season’ training? I think the biggest difference has been the workload we have put on players, even though they might not tell you that!! Over last few weeks we have begun to taper down the strength and conditioning work in order to … Continue reading Dom Saunders’ thoughts ahead of game 1!
Following last weeks successful outing against Old Williamsonians. Tonight (23rd September) the Senior Squad will be taking on Maidstone at 1945 Continue reading Preseason part 2
How do you feel the squad have performed during Pre Season? It’s been a really pleasing pre-season from my perspective, after last year we had to quickly learn some tough lessons and realise we needed to work far harder and smarter if we are to achieve anything as a group. We therefore stripped it all back and went back to basics. The most pleasing aspect … Continue reading Head Coach Dom Saunders’ thoughts on Pre-Season