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Latest News & Match Reports
Bar Opening Times This week
Ollie and the team welcome you to the new season.
The bar is now open for the season!
Midweek Opening times.
Tuesday 7 - 10
This weekend we have the first world cup warm up game.
Wales V Ireland from 2pm
(Members bar only)
More RWC news will posted shortly.
Hope you all enjoyed the season break!
It is with regret that we have to announce the sad passing of Peter Leeming. He was a player at Worthing Rugby Club and supported the Raiders every week, his presence at the club will be greatly missed.
The funeral will take place on Thursday July 30th at St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church, Richmond Road, Worthing, West Sussex, BN11 4BJ, at 11am. Everyone is welcome to attend; there is no formal dress code.
Afterwards the family and close friends will continue to Worthing Crematorium for a private ceremony.
Family flowers only, please send any donations to Ian Hart Funeral Services, 92-94 Broadwater St W, Worthing, West Sussex BN14 9DE in aid of The Sussex Heart Charity.
Everyone is invited back to Worthing Rugby Club to celebrate Peters life.
Our thoughts are with Pip, Lizzie and Kieran at this time.
WORTHING RAIDERS WIN TRY OF THE SEASON
England Rugby have just announced that Worthing Raiders have won the inaugural "Try of the Season".
Thank you to all those who voted. Please click on the link below to read about the try and an insight into the team's thoughts for this season from Matt Farnes.
TRY OF THE SEASON
Former Fifth Team Captain and long standing Worthing Club player Mark Godden lost his fight against cancer and sadly passed away on Monday 13th July 2015.
For those of you who would like to pay your respects; his funeral will take place at 11am on Monday 27th July 2015 at Worthing Crematorium, Findon and then afterwards everyone is invited to raise a drink to Mark at the Findon Manor.
Ross, Mark's son has said that his Dad's favourite colour was Red and if possible the family would like mourners to wear something in this colour.
LATEST 500 CLUB DRAW WINNERS
The latest draws for May and June have taken place and the lucky winners are:
May 2015, drawn by Elaine Kitcher
£200 No. 048 - James Oliver
£50 No. 102 - Martin Swann
June 2015, drawn by Ralph Dunkley
£200 No. 077 - John Stoner
£50 No. 094 - John Albon
A couple of familiar names amongst the winners again. The more numbers you have the greater the chance of winning!
Welcome to all the new members of the 500 Club - £5 per month for a chance to win £200, and the knowledge that your contribution helps the club with projects throughout the year.
WORTHING COLLEGE REQUIRE 2 APPRENTICES
In partnership with West Sussex Area B schools Worthing College wish to recruit two innovative Rugby Activity Leadership apprentices to support and increase delivery of high quality rugby activity within primary and secondary schools. We are seeking applications from talented, committed and enthusiastic sports people who wish to develop a career in sports coaching.
If you would like to apply, please download the pdf attached for more details.
BAR ASSISTANTS REQUIRED
Be a part of Worthing Rugby club's best team!
We are looking for people to join our current bar team to help further develop our events and beverage strategy; we would love to hear from people who are friendly, smiley and have a great personality to join our existing bar team.
Experience not necessary but would be advantageous
Smart in approach and appearance
Be flexible and proactive in seeking hours
High levels of customer service
Serve and present beverages, quickly and efficiently, meeting our standards
Assist in keeping the venue clean, including the bar areas, toilets and main clubhouse
Always adhere to all company policies and procedures and licensing laws
The job here at WRFC is a bank job, with the majority of hours over the weekend period, due to the large amounts of events and games.
If you think you have what it takes please forward a CV and Covering letter to Ollie@Worthingrfc.com or contact the club on 01903 784706
JON MILLS WRFC'S DIRECTOR OF RUGBY + 4 OTHER MEMBERS TAKE ON THE SOUTH DOWNS
Millsy and Gavin Chatfield
Millsy and his team are walking 100KM across the South Downs with a set target of 30 hours to complete the course as part of the Trailwalker 2015 challenge and in aid of raising money for Oxfam.
If anyone would like to contribute towards this noble cause then please visit https://www.justgiving.com/the4mustdrinkbeers/ and leave a donation no matter how big or small.
Please remember to select gift aid too!
The 4 Mustdrinkbeers
SAMSUNG TRY OF THE SEASON
Following the Raiders be selected as a Samsung "Try of the Month" last season, they are on the list to win "Try of the Season".
The try resulted from a full length run from our own try line involving most of the team and finished off in style by Jamie Redmayne. You can see the try again by following the link below.
Part of the prize is a training session with 2 England players. If selected as the winner, the training session might well be for your age group. The "Try of the Season" is awarded purely through online votes. So please get voting and put Worthing top of the list.
Click on the link below, all you need to do is select the try, then enter your name and email address:
Thank you - Raid On
The clubhouse will be open:
Tuesday: 6.00 - Club Annual General Meeting
Wednesday: 6.00 10pm - Summer Touch League matches.
The bar will open at 6.30pm.
Friday: There is a Private Function this evening, however the Members' Lounge will be available for any campers staying overnight.
Saturday: Worthing Beer & Cider Festival with Worthing 7s rugby - bars open at 11am, rugby starts at 10am.