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Access, including Rugby training, to Esher Rugby from 4th June

Access, including Rugby training, to Esher Rugby from 4th June
 Update 3rd June. All guidance is subject to change at short noticeThe Esher Rugby office is now open on a regular basis Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9.00 a.m.-4.30 p.m.All visitors to the site including staff, players, coaches & volunteers are responsible for ensuring they do not attend if they feel they have COVID symptoms Esher members may...
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Summer Update: 3rd June

Summer Update: 3rd June
As you will be aware we have been working to ensure that the club is in shape for next season and despite furloughing most of the staff we have made good progress. Fundraising has been hugely successful so far with contributions from many and for that we are hugely grateful – it shows how many people care about our club.VolunteersWe are now in a po...
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2020/21 Membership Renewal invitation with Special season ticket deal

2020/21 Membership Renewal invitation with Special season ticket deal
Dear MemberThe coronavirus crisis is hitting us all hard, whether you are self-isolating at home, working hard as a key worker or missing loved ones. I'm sure you, like me, are missing one of your loved ones – Esher Rugby Club.You will have seen on our website some of the steps we have taken to enable the Club to get through this period when our in...
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Esher Rugby Lockdown Charity Family Sports Quiz Thursday 21st May 7.00 p.m.-8.00 p.m.- The Results

Esher Rugby Lockdown Charity Family Sports Quiz Thursday 21st May 7.00 p.m.-8.00 p.m.- The Results
22nd MayWe had a fantastic turnout last night for the Esher Rugby Charity Quarantine Sports Quiz with 9 teams participating and approximately 50 players both young and old and from a broad spectrum of the club: Minis and Juniors, Past players, General Committee members, 1st XV and  moreCongratulations go to the U12 Coaches who romped to victor...
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Winterbottom names Esher captains for new campaign

Winterbottom names Esher captains for new campaign
By MARK BENGOECHEAPETER WINTERBOTTOM has revealed the captains he hopes will help forge closer ties between Esher's three senior sides and drive the club to success in National Two South next season.The Eees Director of Rugby has named Harrison Collins as first-team skipper while Fraser Wem and Gaz Lewis will lead the Cardinals and Abbots, respecti...
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Mike Caporn remembered by Nick. Esher thoughts are with the family

Mike Caporn remembered by Nick. Esher thoughts are with the family
 Mike Caporn -  It is with great sadness that I report my father's passing on Monday 27th April Dad had joined Esher as a 17 year old in 1947 and although he missed the next 2 seasons through National Service, he remained a member ever since The first photo I have is of the 'B' XV from 1950/51 and perhaps poignantly he is standing next to...
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Winterbottom strengthens Esher squad with focus on top three sides

Winterbottom strengthens Esher squad with focus on top three sides
 WINTERBOTTOM STRENGTHENS ESHER SQUAD WITH FIVE SIGNINGSBy MARK BENGOECHEAPETER WINTERBOTTOM has started strengthening his Esher squad in a bid to turn them into National League Two South title contenders next season.The Eees Director of Rugby has so far made five new signings to add to a squad that finished eighth in the curtailed season.Wint...
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Abbots end of season awards and quiz night and say their thanks to Andy Berry

Abbots end of season awards and quiz night and say their thanks to Andy Berry
Not to be outdone by the 1st XV and Cardinals the Abbots held their awards with an online quiz night Questions included:Which year was Esher RFC founded? 1923Which new world record was set at last year's world cup? Most red cardsWhere did the Abbots finish in the Surrey Championship?  3rdThe quiz was organised and hosted by Abbots So...
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You Shop, They Give to Esher: Feel good as you do your online shopping at no cost to you

You Shop, They Give to Esher: Feel good as you do your online shopping at no cost to you
​Esher Rugby is finding new ways of raising funds to support the club in the current environment but for this one at no cost to you!If you shop online, you can raise FREE donations for Esher Rugby. Over 4,000 shops and sites will donate to us when you use #easyfundraising to shop with them! Please sign up and support us:  use this fi...
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Invers in the press last week - in case you missed it!

Invers in the press last week - in case you missed it!
​Courtesy of The Rugby Paper

Message to Esher members from Ross Howard and Bob Stratton

Message to Esher members from Ross Howard and Bob Stratton
 Dear member, As everyone will have read, the Rugby Season for nearly all levels of Rugby Union is over for the 2019/20 Season with Covid 19 causing significant changes to all our daily lives and seriously hitting all sport in the country. As we all self isolate in different ways, the country is united on tackling the virus and trying to event...
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Walking off the Christmas excesses

Walking off the Christmas excesses
Last Friday (27th December) the Esher Walking Rugby Group invited family and friends to join them to help walk off the excesses of Christmas week. Eight regulars welcomed five guests to a relaxed and fun session, and after some passing / catching practice and a warm-up, everyone enjoyed six 10-minute playing sessions. Not only were calories shed by...
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Esher Walking Rugby Group raise money for the Movember charity

Esher Walking Rugby Group raise money for the Movember charity
​During the month of November the Esher Walking Rugby Group sponsored the Movember charity for men's health. Their target was for £25.00 to be raised from a £2.00 per moustache minimum entry fee for a "best moustache" competition. The prize was 6 bottles of Desperado beers for best "tache" or "Mo".On their last playing session on 29th November the ...
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RWC 2019 Semi-final Weekend

RWC 2019 Semi-final Weekend
​Join us at Esher Rugby Club, 369 Molesey Road, KT12 3PF.  Car parking available on site.

Esher Vets recruiting more players

Esher Vets recruiting more players
If you fancy getting your boots back on we are recruiting for the new season. All standards including new players welcome. Training on Thursday evenings (and pre-season on Saturday mornings at 9.30 a.m.)Whether you want to get straight into full contact for the 'full' 70 minutes or ease yourself back in slowl...
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Club Clean-up Day a great success

Club Clean-up Day a great success
A huge thank you to all those Esher members who turned up to help with painting, rubbish clearance, cutting back vegetation and many other tasks. The club is looking as good as ever for the new season with the 1st XV pitch in fantastic condition. There was a great turnout but as always there is still more to do. If you have a spare hour or two free...
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Walking Rugby Members enjoying their Christmas Lunch

Walking Rugby Members enjoying their Christmas Lunch
​A huge thank you to Linda, Matt and their teams!