Preview – Championship South 2018-19 Season

Blackheath FC 1st XV and 2nd XV Teams both kick off their seasons this week on Sunday 9th September 2018 with a home double header at Rectory Field, Charlton Road, SE7 7EY. The 1st XV take on Thurrock and the 2nd XV (The Mighty Twos) take on Heathfield & Waldron. The Club friendly fixtures have…

Player Stories – Introducing…

At the beginning of the season we introduced some of our players and committee members in the run up to our Open Day and Taster Session. SMIFFY – CLUB CHAIR “Hello, let me introduce myself, I am Karen, well to be honest in rugby circles very few people ever call me Karen, I’m just Smiffy….

The Mighty Twos take on Lordswood Valkyries at home – Final Score 41-10

Our favourite sports correspondent, LouP is back with a completely unbiased match report from the Mighty Two’s first match of the season against Lordswood Valkyries (formally Maidstone RFC): [RUTTER AND ALEX – PRE MATCH] “Oh my god I can’t believe it, it’s south London’s least eminent sports journalist back doing a match report! In the…

A long day in the life of a Championship South rugby player

So, it has been a while since we posted. We had played three matches so far summarised as follows: Thurrock v Blackheath – Our first game of the season against the defending champions – our first game in Championship South 1. We played ok, patches of brilliance and patches of switching off and forgetting where…

Summer Rugby Loving

We ended our 2016/17 Season with a bit of a weird feeling. Knowing that our 1st XV had secured a league win in their final match but not knowing if this was enough to secure promotion to the league above – having had to apply to the RFU after the new changes to the premiership….