Archives for March 2010

Carlisle 25 v Pontefract 24

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North 1 East League Saturday, 27th March 2010 CARLISLE CLIMB THE TABLE Carlisle managed to win this tense encounter at Warwick Road, and as result they have jumped several place in the league, after those above them before the kick off, all lost.  No need to get carried away though, there is still a lot […]

Toga Night

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The senior squad and their guests enjoyed a night of Roman frolics after the match with Pontefract.  They had plenty to celebrate after a narrow home victory. Skipper, Steve Stamper and his band of helpers put on a variety of high jinx as entertainment and the majority were appropriately dressed (see pics below). Not that […]

Percy Park 15 v Carlisle Colts 0

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Saturday 20 March 2010 Carlisle’s Colts were coming into today’s game with a series of convincing wins, and even though they would have players out of position, confidence must have still been high travelling across the A69 North Shields bound . . . well maybe Percy Park would have something to say in the matter. […]

North East Ladies Triumph!

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North East ladies Rugby team win the regional tournament. Lucy Meadley, Carlisle Cougars captain scored two tries as the North East team finished victorious 22:15 over South West of England. South West started strongly, competing well around the park, getting to the breakdown well and winning turnover ball. They created overlaps and after 10 minutes […]

Safeguarding Course

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A Safeguarding Course is being held at The Ellis Sports Ground (Workington RUFC) on 19th April between 6.00 pm and 9.00 pm. The cut off date for applications is 29th March and the cost of the course is £15. The usual club conditions apply to those wishing to go on the course. Further details

Back to winning ways

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North 1 East League Saturday, 20th March 2010 Carlisle 30 v Percy Park 10 The city side entertained Percy Park at Warwick Road.  The league fixtures were swopped before Christmas when the pitches at Carlisle were waterlogged.  Carlisle lost the away game despite probably being the better side on the day, so they were anxious […]

Hospice Fund Raising

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A presentation was made at Carlisle Rugby on 20th March before the match with Percy Park, to staff from the Eden Valley Hospice. A recent fund raising event was organised in memory of Hannah Jackson (wife of Geoff and mum of Colin) and raised over £5000 for the hospice in recognition and appreciation of the […]

Under 15’s v York

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The first weekend of the spring heralded an army from York intent on plundering the spoils in a friendly during their tour of Cumbria. In what was to be a tale of two halves, Carlisle started well and our forwards, supported by some call ups from the Cobras, were soon in the thick of things, […]

Blain Wins Rugby Gold Award

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Ben Blain has been awarded the RFU Gold Award as a leading light in the club vRugby scheme.  Ben, who has been at Carlisle throughout his rugby career, was presented with the award in the Club on Tuesday, 16th March by Liam Nicholls, Rugby Development Officer for Cumbria, on behalf of the President of the […]

Toga Party

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Carlisle RUFC senior Squad Present TOGA PARTY SAT 27TH MARCH 7PM BBQ – RAFFLE – QUICK QUIZ – INDOOR ROMAN (PUB) GAMES – DJ SAWDUST – PRIZE FOR BEST DRESSED ROMAN £6 INC BURGER AND DRINK TICKETS FROM STAMPS, BRUMMO, BOBBY OR TOMMY G OR ON SOME ON THE DOOR ALL WELCOME!! Toga party poster