We were delighted to welcome Sky Sports to Blackheath last week, to film our members announcing the squad for the first test. If you would like to view the video which was shown on Sky Sports and on their social media channels, click the Facebook link below. Blackheath Announce Lions Test Squad The producer, Clare asked this message to be …

All Blacks come to Blackheath!

A random email to Blackheath Chairman, Rory O’Sullivan resulted in a unique meeting of All Black legend and former Blackheath player, John Gallagher, with a senior representative of New Zealand Rugby at Well Hall last week. Local resident – and hopefully soon to be new Club member – Rob Sewell contacted Rory to ask if he could host a business …

British and Irish Lions V South Africa

Join us for a three course lunch prior to one (or all!) of the three Lions V South Africa Tests. You can book either a seat or full table of ten by emailing events@blackheathrugby.co.uk or, members can book online via the member’s website. £29 for members and £32 for non-members. We shall of course be showing all of the Lions …

New Captain announced for Blackheath’s 1st XV

We are delighted to announce that Ed Taylor  has been selected as Captain for the coming season. With the new 2021/22 season upon us we have been discussing, reviewing and considering who would take over from Markus Burcham as Captain of Blackheath 1st XV. It was already a difficult task but then a couple of players that were in the …

KENT WOODEN SPOON SPONSORED BIKE RALLY SUNDAY 4TH JULY

Mission accomplished! The initiative organised by the Wooden Spoon charity had 20 Kent clubs and over 150 riders participating to raise funds for their club and the charity. Our biking heroes, Ian Williamson, Marcus Evans, Kenny Purchase and John Slater, despite an appallingly wet start, showed magnificent commitment to complete the gruelling 50 mile course around 6 mid Kent rugby …

Maul Together’ to raise funds together

Before putting on his Club rugby boots in September, Ed Taylor will be donning his cleats in July and cycling 958 miles from John O’Groats to Land’s End, as part of a team effort to raise money for two very special causes, under the charitable organisation ‘Maul Together’ (www.maultogether.co.uk). The thinking behind Maul Together is simple: “As we all know, …

National League Rugby launch new review show for 2021/22

National League Rugby launch new review show for 2021/22 National League Rugby have today launched The National League Rugby Review Show which will cover every round of action across our three divisions – National One, National Two North and National Two South. In conjunction with our recent name change, the review show marks a new era for levels three and four …

2021 British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa

We will of course be showing all of the Lions’ Matches over the coming weeks and will be hosting three pre match lunches for the final three test matches. You can join us for a three course lunch on 24th,31st of July and 8th August. Members can book online through through the Club diary and non-members by email to  events@blackheathrugby.co.uk …

Calling all Blackheath Rugby Minis!

Calling all Blackheath Rugby Minis! Want to stay super fit over the Summer? Fancy raising money for your Minis age group and help out an amazing local rugby charity? Then why not join the Minis summer fitness challenge! Blackheath Rugby Minis have teamed up with Wooden Spoon rugby charity to set a summer fitness challenge for all our Minis and …

BLACKHEATH RUGBY OFFERS FREE MEMBERSHIP TO SUPPORT YOUNG ADULTS

June 2021, Blackheath, London: The oldest open rugby club in the world founded back in 1858, Blackheath Rugby, has agreed to offer free membership to help support young adults, both men and women.   The move is in response to the Covid-19 pandemic over the last year or so which has had a significant effect on all aspects of life …