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[30 Aug 2013 | No Comments | 45,575 views]

Training starts again at Reading Abbey Rugby Club Sunday 1st September 2013 for minis (U6 to U12).

Reading Abbey RFC is one of the leading Clubs for Mini rugby in Berkshire. We offer children from U6 to U12 the opportunity to learn how to play rugby in a safe, enjoyable and fun environment.

All Head Coaches are qualified by the RFU and ALL coaches/officials are CRB checked.

The Club is affiliated to the RFU and our local Premiership …

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[30 Aug 2013 | No Comments | 21,097 views]

England Women’s Captain Claire Purdy is running a coaching session at Abbey on Mon September 2nd for Abbey Ladies. Come along – watch and learn. All welcome.

Claire Purdy has captained Enlgand in a 46-8 win over South Africa in the Nations Cup match at Appleby College Ontario in early August 2011. History repeated its-self two years later when she led the side to an 18-17 victory over the same opponents in the same competition at …

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Abbey RFC, Caversham News, Featured »

[15 Apr 2013 | No Comments | 6,684 views]
Launch of Touraid at Reading Abbey RFC 16 April 2013

The official press launch of  and Touraid CEO Andy Berry, takes place on Tuesday 16th April at 2 pm at Rosehill. All are welcome.

Abbey Touraid is a venture in association with a number of local schools which will bring 4 junior teams over from some of the most deprived areas of the world on a life changing journey; we know from Touraid’s impressive track record that they come over for a week to enjoy themselves …

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Caversham Sports, Featured, What's on in Caversham »

[15 Apr 2013 | No Comments | 6,566 views]
London Irish final home game 20 April vs London Welsh

London Irish hosts its final home game of the season, certain they have now avoided relegation, which has fallen on its opponents, London Welsh.

Tickets are available here.

Caversham Sports, Featured »

[26 Mar 2013 | No Comments | 5,401 views]
London Irish Coaching Course – Abbey Rugby Club

Following the success of previous camps, London Irish and Abbey are pleased to remind you that we are hosting an Easter camp in April. As usual these camps will be run by the London Irish Community Coaches who use several of the same training techniques used by their academy and first team players.  All camps are suitable for children aged 6-16 years and all participants will receive a complimentary match ticket and a London Irish …

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Caversham Sports, Featured »

[26 Mar 2013 | No Comments | 5,578 views]
Reading appoint Nigel Adkins

Former Southampton boss Adkins, replaces Brian McDermott at the Madejski Stadium. He has signed a contract that will keep him at the club until summer 2016.
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The former saints man said, “We will take it one game at a time and try to keep this club in the Premier League. It’s a good club – I’ve been impressed with them.” Adkins, who will have former Saints assistant Andy Crosby alongside him in the dugout, added: …

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Caversham Sports, What's on in Caversham »

[30 May 2012 | No Comments | 42,956 views]
Lashings World XI cricket team to play Whitchurch 22nd June 2012

Lashings World XI is a team of ex professional international cricketers that tour cricket clubs to promote the game and raise funds for the clubs they play.

Lashings is coming to Whitchurch Cricket club, only 10-15 minutes from Caversham. Whitchurch wants as many people as possible to come along, join in the fun and make the event a success.

The lashings squad has been announced and the players will be selected from the following:

Phil DeFreitas (captain), Lou …

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Abbey RFC, What's on in Caversham »

[2 Apr 2012 | No Comments | 4,168 views]
Reading MAG’s  Easter Bike Show 8 April 2012 at Abbey RFC

This motorbike show is run every year on Easter Sunday and his held at Reading Abbey Rugby Club.

Camping is available for the Saturday and Sunday evenings and there is a post show party on the Sunday evening with live bands, food and drinks.

The show itself includes trade stands, all types of bikes, custom & classic cars, BBQ, bar and live music.

Why not enter you bike in one of the show classes and you could leave …

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Caversham News, Caversham Sports »

[16 Feb 2012 | No Comments | 26,867 views]
Le Masseur Personnel, Church Rd, Caversham

Many people – both athletes and health professionals – have long spoken of how a massage after vigorous exercise eases inflammation, improves blood flow and reduces muscle tightness. Massage unquestionably feels good and seems to reduce pain as well as helping muscles recover, but until now no one really understood exactly why massage has this beneficial effect.

The study, which was published in the February 1st issue of Science Translational Medicine, details how they found 11 brave young …

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Abbey RFC, Caversham Sports »

[6 Feb 2012 | No Comments | 1,986 views]
Reading Abbey 1st team – rearranged match

Due to frozen pitches the game against Swindon was cancelled yesterday and re-arranged for next Saturday 11th Feb. KO 2.15pm