Ffitch hits 25!

Tom Ffitch celebrates his 25th 1st XV game today, when he runs on to the pitch for the game against Plymouth Albion. Tom first put on Club colours in September 2022, when he notched up 19 points in the match against Rochford Hundred – a game we won 64-5. Congratulations on your quarter of a century, Tom! #blackheathrugby #blackheathfc #club …

Programme: 24 Feb 24 – Club v Plymouth Albion

Here’s the programme for this Saturday’s match against Plymouth Albion. https://www.zeeon.co.uk/gamehubplus/blackheath-rugby-v-plymouth-albion Along with the welcome from our President and Chairman, and standard match details, we are ‘In Conversation With…’ James Shanahan, there is the regular ‘Coxy’s Corner’ podcast, and an article about Plymouth from long term member and Times journalist, Patrick Kidd. It also, of course, celebrates Jake Lloyd’s 200th …

Lloyd – 200 not out!

Tomorrow we celebrate Jake Lloyd’s 200th appearance for the Blackheath 1st XV. He made his debut in February 2015 against Esher when he scored his first try for the Club and, in his 200 matches for Blackheath Rugby, Jake has scored 106 tries for the Club. In the curtailed season before lockdown, Jake notched up 19 tries and was the …

24 Feb 24: Club v Plymouth – Squad News

On to Round 20 of Nat1 and we welcome Plymouth Albion to The Utilita on Saturday, kicking off at 15:00. Entry is £15 (online tickets can be bought from Ticket Co) with under 16s FREE.  Here’s your squad: 15 HENNESSEY, Jake 14 LLOYD, Jake 13 BURCHAM, Markus (VC) 12 COOKE, Mark 11 DENHAM, Andrew 10 FFITCH, Tom 9 DALY, Jack …

Community Outreach Programme

This Saturday, before the big match, pupils from local schools including Haimo, St. Mary’s and St. Thomas More, with some of our own Minis, will put on a display of tag rugby on the all-weather pitch. They will then provide a guard of honour for the 1st XV before kick off. These schools are just part of a wider group …

U12s – Club v Chinnor

A dry and breezy day saw our U12s take on Chinnor U12s as part of a triple header at The Utilita.  With both teams up for the spectacle, it took only 3 minutes for Club to pile on the pressure. Lorcan Reilly breaking through the defence only to be stopped on the line, but popped the ball to Oliver Gowing …

Blackheath 22 Chinnor 17

An outstanding performance from Blackheath, halting a run which had seen four successive home defeats and, on top of the win at Cinderford the previous week, putting further daylight between the Club and the National League One drop zone. At the same time, the result ended a sequence of nine straight wins for league-leaders Chinnor, inflicting a significant blow to …

Programme: 17 Feb 24 – Club v Chinnor

Here’s the programme for this Saturday’s match against Chinnor. Along with the welcome from our President and Chairman, and standard match details, we are ‘In Conversation With…’ James Shanahan, there is the regular ‘Coxy’s Corner’ podcast, and an article about Chinnor from long term member and Times journalist, Patrick Kidd.  https://www.zeeon.co.uk/gamehubplus/blackheath-rugby-v-chinnor Please do take the time to read it, there’s …

16 Feb 24: Club v Chinnor – Squad News

We welcome Chinnor to The Utilita this weekend for an extra special triple header! The First XV game kicks off at 15:00, the Club XV play the Falcons at 13:30, and the U12s have a curtain raiser also at 13:30. Entry is £15 (online tickets can be bought from Ticket Co https://blackheathrugby.ticketco.events/uk/en) with under 16s FREE.   Here’s your 1st …

Coxy’s 10k

Graham Cox (AKA ‘Coxy’ — our Press Officer and 1st XV Logistics Manager, and Radio Kent pundit) is running the London Winter 10k Run on Sunday 25 February in aid of Blood Cancer UK and, at the same time, is hoping to raise awareness of the amazing Anthony Nolan Trust. Having suffered from Acute Myeloid Leukaemia in 2018, these charities …