OFFICIAL SRU FIXTUES & LEAGUES
1st XV – BT Premiership
1st XV – BT Cup
1st XV - Border League
Gala A - BT Reserve League National 1
Gala YM - BT East Regional League Division 3
Gala YM – BT East Regional Bowl
Gala Wanderers – Borders Semi Junior League
Gala RFC are currently recruiting players for the coming season, if you are interested and would like to take this forward please contact George Graham on 07957 862252, George Marshall on 07703 535222 or Scott Dalgleish on 07976 218766.
ON AND OFF THE PITCH
Gala Wanderers 19 – Tyndale Colts 10 in the Booker Junior Plate Final – congratulations and well done to all at Gala Wanderers
Gala 10 – Hawick 19 in Border League
26/3/15 The letters were V.C.E. there were no winners and £440 was carried forward to next week. Drawn by Karen Maitland.
GALA 7'S DRAW
The Draw for this years Five Star Taxis Sevens, which was drawn by Kaye Niven from Five Star Taxis and Craig Dods.
Pool One ; Edin. Accies, Stewarts Melville, Selkirk.
Pool Two; Gala, Kelso, Peebles.
Pool Three; Melrose, Watsonians, Jedforest
Pool Four; Hawick, Currie, Boroughmuir
The Sevens Take place on Sunday 5th April. First tie 1pm.
Gala Rugby Primary Festival
Over 300 pupils from the Galashiels primary schools descended on a sunny Netherdale this morning Thursday 19th March to take part in a festival of Touch rugby. The games were very well coached by 16 senior pupils from Galashiels Academy, the festival was the end result of the Gala Rugby's Primary school programme having delivered a 4 week block of fun rugby to all primary 6 & 7 pupils in all of the Eleven Galashiels Primaries. Some great rugby was played and by all of the red faces at the end of the morning ...a very enjoyable time was had by all. Thanks to everyone who helped make it another fun time down Netherdale way....
KNT's Sessions for P6 & 7 Boys
Gala Rugby "MAY" hem !!!!!!!
On Saturdays 2nd, 9th, 16th & 23rd May on the back pitches at Netherdale between 9.30 - 10.30 an open invite to all Primary 6 & 7 boys to come along and join in some fun rugby sessions. These sessions are open to players of all abilities there will be touch rugby, contact rugby, skills, drills and KNT's! What's KNT's we here you say...well why not come along and find out. Guest coaches will be in attendance. Cost ...£0.00...FREE.
"HERE COMES THE GIRLS"....
GIRLS ONLY......"HERE COMES THE GIRLS"
Gala Rugby "MAY" hem !!!!!!!
On Saturdays 2nd, 9th, 16th & 23rd May on the back pitches at Netherdale between 9.30 - 10.30 an open invite to all Girls in Primary 3 to Primary 7 to come along and join in some fun GIRLS ONLY rugby sessions. These sessions are open to GIRLS of all abilities there will be skills, drills and touch rugby. These sessions will be lead by Local current Scottish Women's International players. Cost ...£0.00...FREE.....Here come's the Girls
CALLING ALL NEXT YEAR,S P1's
CALLING ALL NEXT YEAR,S PRIMARY ONES
Gala Rugby "MAY" hem !!!!!!!
On Saturdays 2nd, 9th, 16th & 23rd May on the back pitches at Netherdale between 9.30 - 10.30 an open invite to all boys and girls who will be starting Primary ONE after the summer Holidays. Come along and find out how much fun you can have at the Mini Maroons. Current Mini coaches along with Gala youth coaches will deliver some fun games and skills sessions. Cost ...£0.00...FREE.
Melrose 7's on the Big Screen
For Melrose Sevens on Saturday 11 April, the Centenary Lounge will be open to show the sevens on the big screen! Soup and pies will also be available to purchase from 2pm. Come down and enjoy cheering on Gala from the comfort of Netherdale!
Gala Sevens Entry Offer
As our sevens are on Easter Sunday, the Easter Bunny has arranged for the first 100 children accompanied by a paying adult to receive a free cadburys creme egg! (maximum of 2 eggs per adult)
2015 Primary Easter Rugby Camp
Gala Rugby are once again holding a Easter Rugby camp on Wednesday April 15th. Morning 10.00 - 12.00 for Primaries 1,2 & 3 while in the afternoon 1.00 - 3.00 for P4, 5, 6 & 7. The camp is open to boys and girls and only costs £5.00. Application forms are now available from the club office or from The Trophy Guy in Market Street, Galashiels.
The Lofty Tournament 2015
Winners of the David "Lofty" Loughton Tournament this year were Melrose with Runners up being Kelso.Well done to all teams who took part, considering the cold and damp conditions some great running rugby was played. Thanks again to Gala Rugby Club, Gala Star, the Mini Maroons and the Loughton family for their continuing support in what was the 10th playing for the Lofty Cup.
Result of the January Draw
£100 Mike Gray (172)
£50 Jim Middlemiss (231)
£30 Brian Herbert (15)
Drawn by Jessie Skelton
MINI MAROONS: Training Details
Every Saturday the Minis train on at the 3G pitch or the Netherdale grass pitches 9.30 - 10.30.The Minis are for children from P1 to P7 Membership fee for the season is only £10.00. Further info is available on www.facebook.com/MiniMaroonsGalashiels or you can contact any current Mini Coach.
Girls Rugby on Monday Nights
Girls rugby Sessions every Monday night on the Netherdale back pitches 6.30 - 7.30 and are open to all girls aged 12 -18
For Further details contact
Ian G Millar 077327 99083
Gala Rugby Youth Development Officer
MATCH DAY HELP REQUIRED
REMINDER - HELPERS NEEDED
The Committee are looking for more volunteers to assist at home games this season. If you are at a loose end on Saturday afternoons please contact the Club Office by phone or email and someone will get back to you to discuss further. Telephone 01896 755145
We urgently need more referees not just in Gala but the Borders so if you would like to help out then contact Ian G Millar for further details.
Help is required to referee the many rugby games that take place at Netherdale each week from Minis up to senior teams.
The Club are looking for any DVD's that supporters may have of old match footage so we can show them on the big screen at future games. If you have any, please contact the Club Office on 01896 755145.
2015-16 BALLBOY/GIRLS CO-ORD
BALL BOY/GIRLS COORDINATOR REQUIRED
Gala Rugby are looking for a responsible person to take on the role of coordinating the ball boy/girls squads for season 2015-16. For further details, contact Ian G Millar on 01896 755145.
ROONY 2015-16 MINDER
ROONY’S MINDER 2015-16
Gala Rugby are looking for a willing volunteer to look after Roony on Match days and special occasions next season. If you know of someone with good animal skills please contact Ian G Millar on 0773279 9083 for further details.
Notice Board Coordinator Req.
NOTICE BOARD COORDINATOR 2015-16
Gala Rugby are looking for someone to take on the role of looking after the community rugby notice board situated at Quins Coffee Shop in Green Street. Preparing and changing posters on a weekly basis which helps in keeping supporters informed on forthcoming fixtures and events here at Netherdale. For further details, contact Ian G Millar on 01896 755145
Conduct of Supporters
Gala RFC fully supports the SRU in its drive to stamp out abuse of match officials, including incidents from supporters.
Please refer to the News section for the full narrative of the SRU’s policy on this subject.
We trust you will help the Club towards this goal.
Gala Rugby Football Club are indebted to all of the companies and individuals providing sponsorship and support. Sponsorship »
GALA RFC MERCHANDISE
Gifts for all ages or if you just want to treat yourself visit the Club Shop on match days.
We have a wide range of merchandise including ties, polos shirts, shirts, sweaters and fleeces.
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Premier Division 1
Gala 13 Hawick (BL) 19 (Home)
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1st XV NEXT GAME
05 April 2015
Kick Off 13:00 pm
GALA A XV NEXT GAME