Weekly update from


 Ivan Torpey RFU & Hampshire RDO (New Forest, Southampton & IOW) ivantorpey@rfu.com  Mobile 07764 960384 &



Kieran Spencer RFU & Hampshire RDO (North & South East).  kieranspencer@rfu.com  Mobile 07912541462




1.       Permission to Tour


Just a quick reminder that all club teams must receive permission to tour and all request should be submitted to the Hampshire RFU Office at Wickham  hampshirerugby@yahoo.co.uk .


Details are on the Hants website http://www.hampshirerugby.co.uk/archive/tours.html





2.       2016 Hampshire Coaching Conference:  

Sunday 10th July 2016 at Southampton University Sports Centre, Wide Lane, Southampton SO50 5PE  from 0900-1630


Recognising the importance of coach education, Hampshire RFU has subsidised this year’s conference. 


The Fee will be £60 including lunch and Conference polo shirt. Teachers £30.  (Off set by Hampshire Schools Union)  To register:  Click here to complete pro-forma.





3.       Congratulations Priestlands U15 Girls:  


Congratulations to the players and teachers from Priestlands Schools.


Winners of the Area 2 tournament  the Schools U15 Girls Team represented the region at the National Schools tournament.


Only conceding one try this exceptional team were victorious in winning all their games and crowned National School Champions







4.      Southampton RFC Invitation 10’s Tournament:  


This tournament will take place on Saturday 20th of August 2016.



The venue is Test Park playing field lower Brownhill road, Southampton, SO16 9BP. Click here for Flyer.


Entrance Fee for the event £75 per team.



For further information please refer to poster.


Returns are to be in no later than 26th June 2016. 


If you have any queries please contact Tim Breed on 07553040802; timthybreed@gmail.com  or luke montague 07719454849



5.      LED Rugby Scoreboards:  


Please Click here for brochure for LED Scorboards discounted by FSL for clubs.



6.       Team Solent RFC /Southampton RFC Head Coach  (Prior Information Notice)  


An exciting Head Coaches Position has come available at Team Solent / Southampton RFC for the 2016 / 2017 season. 


The person appointed to this role will be required to coach on  Monday & Thursday evening (2 Hours each evening) and  for matches that will be played on Wednesday (x 4 Hours / Ten Fixtures) ) and Saturdays (x 4 Hours / 25 Fixtures). 


The person appointed will be required to work with both Team Solent and Southampton RFC:  The person appointed should:


  1. Have a proactive personality and character to engage the Solent Students and provide them with a positive rugby experience whilst they are at University and play in the BUCS league
  1. Be a leader and drive the direction of rugby at  Southampton RFC and provide a platform for the club to start moving up the leagues


This is a joint venture between Team Solent / Southampton RFC and the head coach will need to be able to deliver an integrated approach to rugby for both clubs.



A very competitive package will be provided and an advert will be publicised through Southampton Solent University website in due course.


However, for further information please email Steven Dewey atchairman@southamptonrugby.co.uk

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