North Petherton have been drawn against Burnham-on-Sea in the first round of this year's competition.
The match will take place at Beggars Brook on Wednesday 30th September kicking off at 19:30.
A Food Rota for the 2015-16 season has been promulgated and can be downloaded by following this link food_rota_2015_16.pdf
A timetable for training sessions for all Seniors, Under 18s, Ladies and the Minis & Juniors Section has been promulgated and is available by following this link nprfc_training_timetable.pdf
Club President Phil Ham, his partner Maria Houlihan, Robert & Teresa Duff recently completed the 2015 Trekfast Challenge on the Brecon Beacons. The challenge started off as a gruelling 29 miles in 12 hours, however, high winds on Corn-Du meant that they had to take a detour, extending the route to 32.5 miles.
Phil & Maria at the summit of Pen-Y-Fan, the highest point of the Brecon Beacons
All four would like to thank all those who sponsored them, helping to raise £2000.00 for Cancer Research UK, The Bone Cancer Research Trust & The Institute of Cancer Research.
7 Pethy Ladies played for Somerset on Sunday 17th May and helped their side to a 20 - 27 win against Cornwall.
Sam, Lisa, Tash W, Meg, Vicki, Zoe & Tash D
6 Pethy Ladies played for Somerset against Gloucester on Sunday 26th April. Although losing 50 - 0 the girls did themselves proud and are looking forward to their next match against Cornwall in 3 weeks time.
Vicki, Tamzi, Tash W, Meg, Sam & Tash D
North Petherton Colts (Under 18s) Dan Frost and Harvey Skinner were representing different teams in the Premiership Under 18s League fixture between Exeter Chiefs and Bath Rugby at Millfield school last weekend (7th Feb). Dan lined up for Bath and Harvey for Exeter as Bath went on to win the match 25 - 15.
A reminder that the Sedgemoor Rugby Development Centre will be continuing to run at Bridgwater College EVERY Tuesday 5pm-7pm. The final session will be on December 9th.
The session is led by RFU Coach Simon Martin and will continue to focus on technical skills for U15 – U19 players.
Traing for girls aged between 13 and 18 years will now be taking place at the club on Wednesday evenings, 19:00 to 20:30. All abilities are welcome, just turn up wearing trainers and comfortable sports kit.
The fixtures for Pethy Senior teams, Under 18s and Ladies have now been promulgated and can be downloaded by clicking the link below:
Fixtures - 2014-15
Ladies, are you over 18, looking to learn new skills and make new friends ? Why not try rugby ?
Pethy Ladies have started training on Thursday evenings at 7 PM in preparation for their first ever league campaign. So if you are interested, whether experienced or not, why not turn up and see what it's all about.
A selection of photos are available for viewing by following this LINK.
Pethy tourists were entertained by Tottonians RFC on Saturday 3rd May. A selection of photos are available for viewing by following this link:
Tottonians v North Petherton
A selection of photos from the Ladies Presentation Evening are available for viewing by following this link:
Ladies Presentation Evening
North Petherton's Dan Frost has been selected for the England Colleges national team. Dan, 16, will play against Irish Exiles and Welsh Colleges following an impressive performance at the recent training camp against Devon under 20s.
Dan is an accomplished player, usually playing hooker for Bath Academy and North Petherton U18s, and is also Bridgwater College Team BC vice-captain. However in the national team Dan will be required to play in the back row, emphasising his versatility in the sport.