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HALF TERM CAMPS: 14th-16th February

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February Half Term Camps are round the corner, book on now to enter a draw to win 2 tickets for Barbarians vs World XV at Twickenham on Sunday, 28th May 2023 

Le Petit Nantais 56 with Andrew Mehrtens - Friday 3rd February

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Le Petit Nantais 56 with Andrew Mehrtens.  Finally, after not turning up for our first ever Le Petit Nantais and dropping us on another occasion, we have the commitment on our 56th Le Petit Nantais lunch, of the legendary Andrew Mehrtens. Andrew Mehrtens was one of the most outstanding number 10s in international rugby history, playing 70...

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Ladies Charity Pre-match Lunch supporting Princess Alice Hospice - Saturday, 18th February

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Book by Midday, Wednesday 15th February To book call the office on 01932 220295 Excitement is building for the 3rd Ladies Charity Lunch and Match in aid of Princess Alice Hospice which this year takes place on Saturday 18th February 2022  A Taster of the Day Midday Meet in the bar for drinks 1.00pm Guests take their seats f...

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MATCH REPORT: TAUNTON TITANS 27-18 ESHER

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Titans defeat is blow to Esher safety bid National League 1, Saturday January 28 Written by Richard Spiller Leading by 15 points with a quarter of the match gone, Esher wasted a chance to take another giant step towards safety. Victory would have been their sixth in eight outings but instead they were sucked back into the battle at the bottom ...

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Kayak 4 Sophie

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Devizes to Westminster International Canoe Race Raising funds for the Sophie Clarke Foundation I lost my girlfriend to suicide in October 2020, her family have since then set up The Sophie Clarke Foundation which raises awareness, fundraises and supports/partners charities for mental health and tackling the stigma so we will be fundraising for them...

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MATCH REPORT: Esher 34-24 Plymouth Albion

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Morley on target to spearhead Esher's icy triumph Written by Richard Spiller Four tries – and some dead-eyed kicking from Sam Morley – kept Esher running hot in their drive up the table. Victory over Plymouth Albion was the fifth success in seven outings, a run which has lifted them from the relegation zone to eighth place in the 14-team competitio...

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Traditional Burns Night - 28th January 2023

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Traditional Burns Supper  Hosted by The Scots Guards London Branch 3 Course traditional Burns supper and 1/2 bottle of wine Traditional Burns recitations and music All welcome

Former Players Lunch: Esher v Plymouth Albion - Saturday, 21st January

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Book by midday, Wednesday, 18th January! 

WE DID IT!.... Ocean to Ocean Ride from Pacific to Atlantic whilst raising money for the mini & junior sections of Esher & La Plata Rugby Clubs

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WE DID IT!!!  Read the summary of our journey below .... In the meantime, we're looking to close down the fundraising very soon but please feel free to make a donation to the minis and juniors rugby at the link 'Go Fund me' page with an option to make a contribution to our epic 1000 mile ride across South America. Thanking you in anticipa...

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Match Report: Leeds Tykes 24-30 Esher

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Leeds Tykes 24 v 30 Esher RFC, National League 1, Saturday 14th January 2023 - Gareth Lyons https://www.garethlyons.com/Rugby-Union/Rugby-Union-22-23/Leeds-v-Esher-Nat1-Jan23/ Capital finish sees Atkins grab points for Esher Leeds Tykes 24 Esher 30 National League 1 Saturday January 14 Report written by Richard Spiller A late try from Ben Atkins se...

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Match Report: Esher 24-14 Birmingham Moseley

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Link to photos:  https://www.leothephotographer.co.uk/p/95129cmd Photo Credit: Leo Wilkinson Photography E:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Web:www.leothephotographer.co.uk FacebookTwitter Instagram  Victory the perfect gift to honour Basil Lambert's 100th Birthday Esher 24 Birmingham Moseley 14 National League 1 Saturday January 7 Writt...

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MATCH REPORT: Rosslyn Park 48-32 Esher

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Late Rowland try earns Esher bonus in icy clash Rosslyn Park 48 Esher 32 National League 1 Friday December 16 Written by Richard Spiller Dan Rowland's try four minutes from time ensured Esher extracted a point from their freezing encounter at Rosslyn Park. Sub-zero temperatures and a train strike offered little encouragement to supporters from eith...

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See in 2023 - New Year's Eve Party - A ticketed event for all the family

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Join us for our annual party on New Year's Eve family friendly event at Esher Rugby. Kids included so no need to get a babysitter and the bar is open until late. Entertainment for all. Includes Food I DJ I Happy Hour & Family Games. Tickets limited. Tickets to be shown on the door. Tickets will be scanned to avoid duplication We sold out very q...

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Match Report: Esher v Darlington Mowden Park

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Photo credit: Leo Wilkinson Photography  To see match photos in full, click the link  https://www.leothephotographer.co.uk/p/66749csx Morley kick's key as Esher feel the festive cheer Esher 18 Darlington Mowden Park 17 National League 1 Saturday December 10 By Richard Spiller A gritty victory from this desperately close match was Esher's ...

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Match Report: Esher U13s vs Teddington, 27 November 2022

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Esher U13 vs Teddington, 27 November 2022 - The Rematch Having met just two weeks earlier, Teddington travelled to Molesey Road to face the Esher U13s again in a friendly. Esher's first performance against the Antlers had been dominant and Teddington was looking to redress the balance. That wasn't to be, however, with Esher starting at full speed. ...

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Match Report: Esher v Bishop's Stortford

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Esher beaten despite Morley's double blast  Bishop's Stortford 38  Esher 30  National League 1 Saturday December 3 Written by Richard Spiller Two fine individual tries from Sam Morley could not save Esher from defeat at Bishop's Stortford. Following wins over Chinnor and Hull – their first of the season, following a start of nine suc...

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Esher Rugby Player milestones

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 Matthew Lowes Matt Lowes is a much-loved fixture in the Esher Front Row. On 26th November he will make his 100th appearance for Esher in his seventh season at Esher. His first match for us was at Birmingham Moseley on 10th December 2016 when he was 22. By then he had already played 58 matches in 2 seasons for Caldy, starting when he was just ...

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Match Report: Surrey Values Festival, 20th November 2022

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Match report: Surrey Values Festival, 20 November 2022 With a run of solid results behind them, there was a sense of anticipation among the Esher U13 squad in its first festival of the 22/23 season. Esher vs Wimbledon Warriors First up was Wimbledon Warriors, and it was obvious from the start that there wasn't going to be any let-up in the pace and...

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Esher are delighted to welcome Jack Owlett

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Jack Owlett Esher are delighted to welcome prop Jack Owlett who has joined the club following the collapse of Worcester Warriors. A former Scotland under-20s prop, he has played at both tighthead and loosehead, standing at 6ft 1 in and weighing 122kg. Jack graduated from the University of Exeter in 2017 with a first class degree but it was his perf...

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Peter Haines 1939 - 2022

Peter Haines, who played for the 1st XV in the early 60's and Captained the Abbots in the 70's sadly passed away last week. When Peter retired from rugby, he took up long distance running and competed in the London and New York Marathons amongst others. The Club sends condolences to Melody, family and friends. Funeral arrangements: Monday 12 Decemb...

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