Club Girls U15. BlackDarts V Dover Sharks 27-25

Sunday saw our u15 girls combine with our friends at Dartfordians to play Dover sharks in the Kent waterfall cup. Only the second outing for the “BlackDarts” since joining up a few weeks ago but already we are seeing the sides gel. The first half was a tough start for the girls going 20-10 down. Tries from Blackheath captain Isabella …

Blackheath 31 Rosslyn Park 24

Photos: Claire Jeffrey After six successive defeats, Blackheath found an exceptional performance in the spring sunshine to give themselves a massive boost in their fight against relegation, while at the same time putting a dent in Park’s promotion hopes. ‘All week we talked about going out and expressing ourselves, trying to score four tries, and all the pressure being on …

A letter of thanks from Gary Head. Founder of Single-Step CIC.

I would like to offer my thanks and huge gratitude to Blackheath RFC for the equipment you have donated to help my Community Interest Company, Single-Step. If you don’t mind, I would like to provide a bit of background around how Blackheath RFC came to help me with my dream of bringing rugby to young people who, on the whole, …

Taunton 43 Blackheath 28

Photos courtesy of Clayton Jane Photography. Two tries within ten minutes of the start of the second period effectively sealed this victory for Taunton, only their second of 2022, and consigned Blackheath to a sixth successive defeat. On a gusty afternoon at Veritas Park, the visitors had turned around with a two-point advantage, but quickly conceded field position, and with …

An unusual hospital visit…

A unique exchange of club shields took place last Saturday when our club President, Dr Alan Thompson hosted the President of Guys Hospital RFC, Professor Stephen Challacombe to the pre-match lunch before the Blackheath v Leeds match. Both Guys Hospital RFC and Blackheath FC share a long and glorious history in the world of rugby union and both clubs were …

Blackheath 21 Leeds Tykes 22

Paddy Case will likely have been handed the keys to the city of Leeds on his return to Yorkshire after this immaculate place-kicking display. The Tykes’ inside-centre collected 17 of his side’s total tally, including the vital three, as he held his nerve to strike the winning penalty with the clock in the red, while Blackheath watched a winning position …

Plymouth Albion 24 Blackheath 22

For the fourth time this season, Blackheath managed to concede a score in the closing moments of a match to allow victory to slip from their grasp. Having overturned a 12-point deficit to be leading 22-17, and with the clock nearing the red, a scrum penalty enabled Plymouth Albion to kick for touch 18-metres from the Club goal-line. The hosts …

Club Colts Representing London and South East Division

Many congratulations to two of our Colts, James Hamilton and Isaiah Akpovwa, who represented London and the South East Division U18’s against South West, winning 43-14. A fantastic achievement and Club and your coaches are very proud of you both.