Ironsides
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The Junior section of Ironsides Rugby is a leading Junior club in Surrey Rugby and has a good turnout at every year group, we welcome youths of 17 to 13.

Come along and we hope you will enjoy Ironsides Rugby, the way we all do!

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Ironsides Colts
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We are looking to set up a colts side this season. If you are interested in being part of the Colts then please email colts@ironsidesrugby.com

LOCATION
TBC

COACHES
TBC

MANAGERS
TBC
No fixtures are available at the moment.

Garratt Green
Burntwood Lane
SW17 0AJ

Ironsides Under 18's
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Welcome!

You’ve found Battersea Ironsides U18s (2015-16 Season) home tab.
 
We’re an improving squad that has mostly been together since Minis but have welcomed and been strengthened by adding a number of talented players in recent seasons.
 
So whether you’re highly experienced or a absolute beginner you’ll be given a warm welcome – we’re always looking for new talent!!

We’re committed to developing all players to their maximum potential and have a skilled, enthusiastic coaching team who work with individuals & groups to bring out your potential.

We strive to give game time to everyone who commits themselves to the squad, especially in friendly matches.

If your date of birth is between 1 September 1997 and 31 August 1998 you’re eligible for this squad.
 
We play in the Surrey Leagues (Div 2) and also have a variety of friendly fixtures throughout the season. 
 
Training –  Sundays at Garratt Green [times vary so check the fixture list] .
Tuesday evenings either at the Clubhouse or Garratt Green [light dependant].

Matches – Garratt Green
U18s Manager
Philip Wright
T: 07733 002787
E: u18.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U18s Coach
Mike Crofts
T: 07835 403936
E: u18.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

There are no fixtures for the Under 18s available at this moment.

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Ironsides Under 17's
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The U17s and U18s have combined to form two Colts teams this season.  Players born between 1 August 1999 and 31 July 2000 are eligible for the 17s.. We train or play home matches on Sunday mornings at Garrett Green,  We also have light midweek training on Wednesday evenings normally at the club on Burntwood Lane.

We have a squad of 25-30 players, a blend of players who joined in the past couple of seasons and those who joined at the start of mini rugby at the age of 5 or 6.

We warmly welcome all new players.  We fully support the core rugby values of Teamwork, Respect, Discipline and Sportsmanship.  The U17s core desire in particular is that we want all our players to enjoy their rugby experience with us.

U17s Manager
Rob Davis
T: 07816 996908
E: u17.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U17s Coach
Matthew Wade
T: 07880 386452
E: u17.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

Date & Time Fixture Opposition Type Location Kick Off Match Report
03/09/2017 Training Training Home 11.30
10/09/2017 Under 17s (0) v London Scottish RFC Under 17s (48) Friendly Home 12.30
17/09/2017 Under 17s (47) v Weybridge Vandals RFC u17s (19) Friendly Home 12.00
24/09/2017 Under 17s (21) v Twickenham RFC Under 17s (19) Friendly Home 12.00
24/09/2017 Under 17s (17) v Windsor RFC Under 17s (10) Friendly Home 12.00
08/10/2017 Under 17s (30) v Hammersmith & Fulham RFC Under 17s (30) Friendly Home 12.00
08/10/2017 Under 17s v Best of the West (South Africa touring team) Under 17s Friendly Home 12.00
15/10/2017 Under 17s (5) v Beccehamian RFC Under 17s (15) Friendly Home 12.00
22/10/2017 Under 17s v Rosslyn Park RFC Under 17s Friendly Home 12.00
29/10/2017 Training Training Home
05/11/2017 Sutton & Epsom RFC Under 17s (0) v Under 17s (0) Cup Away
12/11/2017 Training Training Home
19/11/2017 Wimbledon RFC Under 17s v Under 17s Friendly Away 11.00
26/11/2017 Under 17s v Camberley RFC Under 17s Friendly Home 12.00
10/12/2017 Haselmere RFC Under 17s v Under 17s Cup Away
25/02/2018 Under 17s v Waterfall Cup match Under 17s Cup Home
22/04/2018 Waterfall Cup match Under 17s v Under 17s Cup Away

Garratt Green
Burntwood Lane
SW17 0AJ

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Ironsides Under 16's
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We are a successful age group with a focus on player development and fun. In 2015/16 we will play in Surrey league three.

If you want to play good rugby and have fun, give us a try.

We are always looking for more players to join our squad and welcome players of any level of experience.

Our squad of around 30 players are coached by a team of 4 RFU qualified coaches, enough to ensure everyone gets the attention and guidance they need.

Our culture is open and friendly and we believe parents should enjoy the experience of our squad as well as the boys.

As well as playing league matches, we organise as many friendly games as possible to ensure all boys play as much competitive rugby as they want.

You can join us for training at 10.00 to 12.00 when we are at home (see Fixtures List and More Info) and if after a couple of sessions you like what you see we can take you through the registration process.

U16s Coach
Matthew Eltringham
T: 07711 194223
E: u16.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

Date & Time Fixture Opposition Type Location Kick Off Match Report
03/09/2017 Training Training Home 10.00
10/09/2017 Training Training Home 10.00
17/09/2017 Training Training Home 09.30
24/09/2017 Training Training Home 09.30

Garratt Green
Burntwood Lane
SW17 0AJ

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Training at GG from 10:00 till 12:00

Ironsides Under 15s
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At Ironsides U15's we take our rugby seriously.

We're a community club that play hard and fair and we play with passion – to win. But when the game is done, its done, and we're down to the clubhouse after a handshake for a burger, a drink and a laugh.

We run two squads in Divisions 2 & 5 of the Surrey League. We are a local team but our boys represent schools far and wide from Ernest Bevin, Chestnut Grove  and St Cecilia's to Whitgift, Dulwich and St Paul's, to not to mention our international friends down at Lycee Francais!

We always welcome new players, at any time who want to play rugby, whether they've played before or are new to the game to become part of a new family – the Ironsides family.



 

Our coaches are passionate and responsible, they take their duties seriously. We want to play exciting flowing rugby and we want our boys to become better more skilled fitter players and better people!

Like every proper rugby club we go on tour - over the years we've been to  Wales, France, Ireland and Spain - tours that will be remembered long after the final whistle was blown. But remember what goes on tour stays on tour.

We've got some top talent -  with five boys represented in the Surrey county age group. But we've got plenty of lads who have only just started playing. We believe there's hidden talent everywhere, come along, have fun and you'll be treated with respect and made to feel welcome and a valued member of the Ironsides U15's.

U15s Manager
Alison Jannergren
T: 07913 546969
E: u15.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U15s Manager
Sally Horder
T: 07946 378417
E: u15.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U15s Coach
Ellen Walsh
T: 07957 618493
E: u15.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

U15s Coach
Michael Green
T: 07932 725209
E: u15.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

Midweek Training : Wednesdays 6.30-8.00pm at  the Ironsides Clubhouse
 
Date & Time Fixture Opposition Type Location Kick Off Match Report
03/09/2017 Training Training Home 10.00
10/09/2017 Training Training Home 10.00
17/09/2017 Training Training Home 09.30
24/09/2017 Under 15s v Ironsides Rugby Under 15s Training Friendly Home
01/10/2017 Training Training Home
08/10/2017 Ealing RFC Under 15s v Under 15s Friendly Away 11.00am
15/10/2017 Dorking RFC Under 15s A v Under 15s Friendly Away TBC
15/10/2017 Dorking RFC Under 15s B v Under 15s Friendly Away TBC
22/10/2017 Under 15s (0) v Horsham RFC Under 15s (0) Friendly Home 11.00am
29/10/2017 Training Training Home
05/11/2017 Under 15s v Waterfall Cup match Under 15s Cup Home TBC
12/11/2017 Under 15s v Waterfall Cup match Under 15s Cup Home TBC
26/11/2017 Under 15s v Camberley RFC Under 15s Friendly Home TBC
03/12/2017 Training Training Home
10/12/2017 Under 15s v Ironsides Rugby Under 15s Training Cup Home TBC
24/12/2017 Training Training Home
07/01/2018 Under 15s v Camberley RFC Under 15s Friendly Home TBC
21/01/2018 Under 15s v Teddington RFC U.15's Friendly Home TBC
28/01/2018 Rosslyn Park RFC Under 15s v Under 15s Friendly Away 12.30
25/03/2018 Under 15s v Staines RFC U.15,s Friendly Home TBC

Garratt Green
Burntwood Lane
SW17 0AJ

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Ironsides Under 14's
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Welcome to the Ironsides under 14's. We consist of between 30 and 40 players, all new members are warmly welcomed! Whether you are completely new to the game or already have several years under your belt.

Year on year we aim to improve the rugby skills and knowledge of all our players, as well as encourage sportsmanship and strong friendships to flourish. Our focus is always on playing the game of rugby during our mixed training sessions. We will have a team playing in Surrey League Waterfall cup starting in January 2018 and we're involved in inter club friendlies, in which all of our boys will be involved throughout the season. 

As with past years we plan to go away on tour in the late spring 2018 and will be organising the tour over the next couple of months so keep an eye out for details.

You can also simply turn up on Sundays, when we are training at home ground at ATA sports ground, Openview, SW18 3PD.

U14s Manager
Angus Coats
T: 07768 698480
E: u14.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U14s Coach
Michael Pugh
T: 07712 127298
E: u14.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

Date & Time Fixture Opposition Type Location Kick Off Match Report
03/09/2017 Training Training Home 10.00
10/09/2017 Training Training Home 10.00
17/09/2017 Training Training Home 10.00
20/09/2017 Training Training Home 18:15
24/09/2017 Sutton & Epsom RFC Under 14s A v Under 14s Friendly Away 12:00 noon
27/09/2017 Training Training Home 18:15 Clubhouse
01/10/2017 Under 14s v Guildfordians RFC Under 14s Friendly Home 10:00
04/10/2017 Training Training Home 18:15
08/10/2017 Training Training Home 10am
11/10/2017 Training Training Home 18:15
15/10/2017 Training Training Home 10:00
22/10/2017 Training Training Home 10:00
29/10/2017 Under 14s (0) v Old Alleynian RFC Under 14s A (0) Friendly Home 10:00
05/11/2017 London Irish RFC Under 14s A v Under 14s Friendly Away
12/11/2017 Training Training Home 10am
19/11/2017 Farnham RFC Under 14s A v Under 14s Friendly Away
26/11/2017 Training Training Home 10am
03/12/2017 Under 14s v Old Alleynian RFC Under 14s A Friendly Home 10am

Garratt Green
Burntwood Lane
SW17 0AJ

Wednesday 18th October 2017
Midweek trainng at the Clubhouse 18:15-19:15

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Sunday 22nd October 2017

Training at home.

Fixture Information

Under 14s: Home training at the ATA ground, 10am start, please arrive 10 mins early.

Thanks

Angus

_____________________________________________________
Angus Coats - U14 Manager
u14.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

Ironsides Under 13's
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Welcome to the Ironsides U13’s Team Page

We train at the ATA ground which is on Openview with a  9.50am for a 10am start, through to 12.00pm.
 
We are an all-inclusive club and welcome kids of all standards and cater the training to suit all. We have two teams entered into the Surrey League and also arrange other friendly club fixtures both at home and away to ensure that all players get to play in matches over the season.
 
When the weather is bad, there will be occasions where we are not allowed to play to minimize ground damage and cancellations may not be until 10am on the Sunday. If we do know in advance we will put a notice on the website, so please check on Sunday mornings before you head out and/or  via the in-house availability system.

The in-house availability system is used to publish fixtures and coordinate availability through to selection so please lookout for emails from U13.Manager@ironsidesrugby.com with a click through YES or NO to confirm availability which the coaches can then see for selections.

As it is email based, it is key that your child’s details and your contact emails are correct on the site.

Kit is important as the children won’t be allowed to train without mouth-guards and studded rugby boots. Good waterproofs, gloves and a hat when it’s cold and/or wet and some children wear head-guards and body padding however these are not required.
 
We look forward to welcoming you to this great club. If you have any queries or concerns please don’t hesitate to ask one of the coaches or managers.

U13s Manager
Holly Cross
T: 07706 163144
E: u13.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U13s Coach
Frances Scotney
T: 07887 788895
E: u13.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

Date & Time Fixture Opposition Type Location Kick Off Match Report
03/09/2017 Training Training Home 10.00
10/09/2017 Training Training Home 10.00
17/09/2017 Training Training Home 09.30
24/09/2017 Training Training Home
01/10/2017 Farnham RFC Under 13s v Under 13s Friendly Away
08/10/2017 Training Training Home
15/10/2017 Under 13s v Hammersmith & Fulham RFC Under 13s A Friendly Home
22/10/2017 Under 13s (0) v Old Wimbledonian Warriors Under 13s (0) Friendly Home

Burntwood School
Burntwood Lane
SW17 6AQ

TEAMWORK………RESPECT……..DISCIPLINE………ENJOYMENT………SPORTSMANSHIP

Weekly Update 6
13 October 2017

Dear All,
 
Friday again, whoop!
Slight change of plans for this week – no friendly against Hammersmith & Fulham unfortunately (long story!) so home training for all, at ATA ground, Openview SW18 3PD 10-12am. Please arrive at 9.45 to allow time to get boots on, warm up etc. Remember NO DOGS ALLOWED please.  As we were expecting to host our opposition there will be a few burgers or something at the Clubhouse afterwards so please do encourage the boys to head back there after training. It’s always a good opportunity to chat to the coaches too!

Next couple of weeks: The next couple of Sundays are part of half term. Ironsides will continue! Next Sunday we have a friendly pencilled in with Wimbledonain Warriors so I will be sending round the availability email shortly. Please reply promptly.

Cardiff Tour 11/12 November: A reminder to those who haven’t yet to please pay. We have had a couple of boys express a late interest in the tour and we’d love to offer them the opportunity to go if possible.

2, 3, Ironsides!
Holly and Fran


 

Ironsides Under 12's
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Welcome to the Ironsides U12's Website Page

We train at King George's Park SW18 4GB (Mapleton Road end) from 10am to 12pm on a Sunday but please check the 'this week' tab for information for any particular Sunday as some times we are all away at fixtures. On training days please arrive for 9.45am to be ready to train for 10am.

We are an all-inclusive club and welcome kids of all standards and cater the training to suit all. We have festivals and club fixtures both at home and away and we ensure that all players get to a number of these over the season.

The weather will start getting cold and wet, so prepare for muddy Sundays. There will be some cases where we have to cancel training, but this may not be until 10am on the Sunday. If we do know in advance we will put a notice on the website, so please check on Sunday mornings before you head out.

Gumshields and boots compulsory to play!

Registrations:
 please log in and pay your subs asap to ensure your son is insured to play - if you can’t find the registration email please contact junior.membership@ironsidesrugby.com so that Suzanne can re-send your log in and registration email.

Nuts: An important reminder to ask that no-one brings nuts or products containing nuts to training or fixtures; we have several children in U12 who are allergic to nuts and it is essential that we adhere to a no nut policy, thank you. 

Rubbish: please can all players and parents take any rubbish with them from training and matches - the coaches often have to clear away coffee cups/ empty water bottles/snack wrappers etc

Tour(s): There will be a number of options for tour/s for U12 this season, we will email details to poll parents and find the most preferred option/s in the next week or so.

Kit: On sale most Sundays at the clubhouse, cash or cheques only. There is a new shirt on sale for this season, with our new sponsor Rampton Baseley. It is absolutely fine to carry on wearing the old Douglas and Gordon tops, and for teams to play fixtures in a combination of the two styles. If anyone has any outgrown kit they want to give away, please let me know and I can try and find homes for them, I have a few people asking about this.

 

Volunteers: Are always needed, within the age group and at the club. All the Ironsides coaches, managers, first aiders, referees etc are volunteers and we always need more help! If you would like to get involved please let me know.

 

New joiners: please contact U12.manager@ironsidesrugby.com for details and to arrange to join us.

U12s Manager
Emma Moore
T: 07949 698699
E: u12.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U12s Manager
Emma Moore
T: 07949 698699
E: u12.manager@ironsidesrugby.com

U12s Coach
John Freestone
T: 07843 050956
E: u12.coach@ironsidesrugby.com

LOCATION
St George's Park (Mapleton Road)
Date & Time Fixture Opposition Type Location Kick Off Match Report
03/09/2017 Training Training Home 10.00
10/09/2017 Training Training Home
10/09/2017 Training Training Home 10.00
17/09/2017 Training Training Home 10.00
24/09/2017 Wimbledon RFC Under 12s v Under 12s Friendly Away 10.00
24/09/2017 Brighton RFC Under 12s v Under 12s Friendly Away 10.00
01/10/2017 Ealing RFC Under 12s v Under 12s A Friendly Away 12.00
01/10/2017 Ealing RFC Under 12s v Under 12s B Friendly Away 12.00
01/10/2017 Ealing RFC Under 12s v Under 12s C Friendly Away 12.00
04/10/2017 Training Training Away 18.30
08/10/2017 Wimbledon RFC Under 12s v Under 12s Friendly Away
08/10/2017 Training Training Home 10.00
08/10/2017 Guildford RFC Under 12s v Under 12s A Friendly Away 10.00
08/10/2017 Under 12s B v Guildford RFC Under 12s Friendly Home 10.00
15/10/2017 Rosslyn Park RFC Under 12s v Under 12s A Festivals Away 10.00
15/10/2017 Rosslyn Park RFC Under 12s v Under 12s B Festivals Away 10.00
15/10/2017 Rosslyn Park RFC Under 12s v Under 12s C Festivals Away 10.00
22/10/2017 Training Training Home 09.45
22/10/2017 Training Training Home
22/10/2017 Training Training Home
29/10/2017 Old Wimbledonian Warriors Under 12s v Under 12s B Friendly Away 10.00
05/11/2017 Chobham RFC Under 12s v Under 12s A Friendly Away 10.00
05/11/2017 Old Wimbledonian Warriors Under 12s v Under 12s B Friendly Away 10.00
12/11/2017 Dorking RFC Under 12s v Under 12s A Friendly Away 10.00
12/11/2017 Dorking RFC Under 12s v Under 12s B Friendly Away 10.00
12/11/2017 Under 12s C v Hammersmith & Fulham RFC Under 12s Friendly Home 10.00

King Georges Park
Mapleton Road

TEAMWORK………RESPECT……..DISCIPLINE………ENJOYMENT………SPORTSMANSHIP

Fixture(s) Information for Sunday 22nd October:

HOME TRAINING for all available players: King George's Park, SW18 4GB
09.45 to noon


 

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