***1st XV KIT LAUNCH!***

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1st XV KIT LAUNCH! Canvey Island Rugby Club are delighted to announce our new 1st XV kit. We hope you like it as much as we do! This will be the first kit of many where our loose head will wear the letter B following the retirement of the 1 shirt last year in remembrance […]

*** 50 Years Old ***

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Canvey Island RUFC was formed 50 years ago today. Unfortunately, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, celebrations have had to be put on hold. We are looking forward to the time when we will be able to get together and have a belated celebration with our members, friends and Canvey Island community. Steve Clarke Chairman.

WE’RE BACK

Canvey Island Rugby Club Youth

I’m so pleased to announce that we will return to juniors rugby this Sunday the 06/12! We have moved to ‘E’ on the RFU Return To Rugby Road Map. Although this has some variations it takes us closer to the pre Covid-19 game! What does this mean for us with the variations to the laws? […]

***15 a side rugby is back!***

RFU Return to Play

 OK it might be an adapted form for now, but this is a huge step forward for all of us in rugby. We look forward to welcoming back our existing players, as well as encouraging new players to give us a try at training tomorrow night. COVID has been a difficult period for all of us at […]

Essex RFU Covid-19 update

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Essex County RFU – Statement from our Chair re Rugby in our East London Boroughs and Essex. As you are no doubt aware the Government has introduced a national lockdown to curb the increase in Covid-19 cases in England. During this time no community team sports can take place, so the RFU has decided that […]

The fantastic Harmony in Torquay

Harmony B&B Torquay

A new Club Membership benefit… Looking for a break away in Torquay? You wont find any better than the Harmony B&B. Run by ex 1st XV player Jamie ‘BA’ Saunders and his wife Michelle, the Harmony Torquay is a beautiful detached Victorian villa. With 8 en-suite guest rooms, a guest lounge with honesty bar and […]

***LET’S PLAY SOME RUGBY***

Covid 19 training

We @cirufc have decided to get back to playing some senior rugby on Wednesday nights. It will not be in the shape of “traditional” pre-season rugby session, as we believe we are all still a long way away yet from anything resembling “traditional” rugby union at our level… Instead we will be playing the RFU’s […]

***Over The Bar*** The Official Canvey Rugby Podcast: Episode #1

Over the Bar podcast

Our very first guest is none other than the clubs former 1st XV double winning captain and current youth Chairman Dave ‘Daffyd’ Gillespie. “Over The Bar” host Brett Smith, delves into Daves journey through grassroots rugby… we learn how the game took this angry, intelligent, tightly wound lad and delivered us the now rational and […]

Touch Rugby Logo Competition

Canvey Touch Rugby Competition

How is Everyone? – We hope you are all well! We have been scratching our heads trying to come up with a new design for our current logo… Drawing a blank we thought it might be something nice for people to have a go at. With that in mind we would like open a competition for […]

Over £2000 raised in just over 10hrs for the NHS

NHS Fundraiser

Our NHS fundraiser – as rugby players we’ve probably all needed the NHS at some time or another… Now it needs us If a small club like ours can do this in such a small amount of time… imagine what the bigger clubs can do? #inthistogether #nhs #essexrugby #community Supporting this great CIRFC fundraising for […]