Carlisle v Langholm Sat. 20th August

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The first change to the fixtures for the new season! The 1st XV should have played their first pre-season match against Kirkby Lonsdale on Sunday, 21st August at Warwick Road. Unfortunately Kirkby have pulled out and a replacement fixture arranged with Langholm – but this is on Saturday, 20th August with a 3.00pm kick off. […]

1st XV v Pontefract 26th Feb 2011

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Once again  a game lost by Carlisle, rather than won by the opposition.  On a heavy pitch both teams found the going tough in the early stages, with Pontefract looking the more likely to have the advantage, although that dominance was not to last. The Ponte pack, featuring a former Carlisle regular, Michael Burnett at […]

Saturday 26th February

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1st XV away at Pontefract in North 1 East.  Kick off 2.15 pm. Coach leaves Warwick Road at 9.30 am prompt.  Supporters welcome. Crusaders are away at Fylde – 2.15 pm kick off. Coach leaves the club at 11.45 am.  Again, supporters welcome.

Saturday 5th Febraury

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Hopefully, Saturday 5th February will see a full programme of rugby for the first time in a while. Last week all four matches at Warwick Road were called off in the morning after a severe overnight frost. The 1st XV are away at Morpeth, and they (Morpeth) will be looking for revenge after their drubbing […]

Saturday 26th January

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Just a reminder for Saturday, 22nd January 2011. 1st XV will be away to Durham City.  The coach leaves Warwick Road at 11.15 pm for anyone wanting to travel in support) Crusaders will host Burnage at home Colts will also play at home to Alnwick Hornets will be away at Egremont All matches kick off […]

Rugby Update

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Sorry there has been a shortage of reports about rugby over the last few weeks.  Doubtless everyone will understand that is down to the weather. To publish information, we rely on getting information from team contacts.  Some are good at sending in details, and others, well….! Last Saturday, saw a resumption of a proper programme […]

Tom Graham 21

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Saturday, 26th June saw the club in vibrant mode (and mood) when the throngs gathered to celebrate the 21st birthday of 1st XV hooker, Tom Graham. The theme of the night was “fancy dress” and all those who attended have to be congratulated for their imagination! Best wishes to Tom from all at Carlisle RFC.

2nd XV Fixtures

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The Crusaders will be battling on new ground in the coming season.  They will be competing in Division 1 of the University of Salford North West Intermediate Leagues (formerly known as the Miller Homes Leagues. They open their programme on 4th September with a trip to Rochdale. Generally, they will be away when the 1st […]

1st XV fixtures

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RFU NORTH 1 EAST LEAGUE The senior fixture list has now been published.  The 1st XV open the new campaign on 4th September when they entertain newly promoted Team Northumbria. 1st XV fixture list 2010/2011

Crusaders Move

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Carlisle RFC Crusaders (2nd XV) will be changing leagues for the 2010 / 2011 season.  Having been in the “Candy” League for several years, the decision was made to apply to join the Miller Homes League that is north west based. Whilst the Candy League has served a purpose, players are looking for more competitive […]