A good day for the Under 9s saw them reach the Plate Quarter Final in the GRFU Festival at Longlevens.

They had a good draw in Pool Three. The results were as follows

  • Minchinhampton (10)  v Tewkesbury (5) – Lost
    Our try was scored by Sam Thomas.
    Man of the Match was Sam Thomas.
  • Fairford (0) v Tewkesbury (15) – Won
    Tries for Tewkesbury were by Jack Brinn, Sam Thomas and Niall Knight.
    Man of the Match was Jack Brinn.
  • Dursley (0) v Tewkesbury (5) – Won
    Our try was scored by Todd Rothwell.
    Man of the Match was Toby Leggett.
  • Cinderford (15) v Tewkesbury (5) – Lost
    Our try was scored by Jack Brinn.
    Man of the Match was Adam Newing.

We finished 3rd in the pool and found ourselves in the Quarter Final of the Plate where we were drawn against Clifton. The final score was

  • Clifton (10) v Tewkesbury (0) – Lost
    Man of the Match was Toby Leggett.

Well done to the boys we are proud of you!!

A twist in the tale saw Clifton not being able to make the finals day and Tewkesburywere asked to fill their Plate Semi Final spot.

On finals day Tewkesbury were drawn in the Semi Final against Spartans.

 Tewkesbury (5) v Spartans (20) – Lost
Our try was scored by Samuel Thomas

Tewkesbury played against Stow for Third / Fourth Place.

Tewkesbury (5) v Stow (35) – Lost
Our try was  scored by Damon Quemby

Better luck next year – well done boys!!

Following the changes announced by the Government on Wednesday 9 September in relation to the ban on groups of more than six people meeting socially indoors and outdoors. Although social gatherings of more than six people will be banned in England from Monday 14 September, the Government has confirmed that organised sports and activities that have been through return to play protocols can continue. With the exception of clubs impacted by local lockdown restrictions, we remain at Stage D on the Return to Community Rugby Roadmap. The rugby community can continue to organise non-contact fixtures with other clubs using Ready4Rugby and other touch rugby activity.

Our Clubhouse bar is now open on Friday from 7.00 pm - 10.00 pm and on Saturday from 12.00 noon - 7.00pm.  We will be closed on Sunday.  We have a total capacity of 60 inside the clubhouse and 54 in our outside garden area.  Other changes include the introduction of glasses in the clubhouse rather than plastic and cash can now be taken, but we would prefer card if possible.  We operate on a first-come first-served basis.

Tewkesbury RFC is operating a Track and Trace system for those using the Clubhouse bar.  Please help us by downloading EVE PASS app for IOS and ANDROID and registering.  Once you have downloaded the app simply scan the GR code on arrival.


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