Womens Rugby (added 16th September
the Women's team who won the WWRU National 10's tournament on 14th
Also, Congratulations to Joanne
Jones who was named as Player of the Year for East Wales
Season 07/08. She received her trophy from ex-Wales International
Rowland Phillips at The WRU Junior presenations at Llandovery RFC.
here to visit the Women's site for a full tournament report
Trek for Cancer
Roberts is appealing for sponsorship in her Trek for Cancer. She will be
undertaking the "Trek to the Home of the Dalai Lama” in the
Himalayas, and she will be supporting Cancer
Research Wales. Sue is the wife of former club captain Ken Roberts,
who older members will remember. Members can supprt Sue by visiting the
Jones has been appointed Club Captain for 2008/9.
(added 20th August 2008)
has proven himself to be an excellent Outside Half who will bring a great
deal of experience and enthusiasm to the role.
The Club wishes to congratulate him on his appointment and looks
forward to him leading a successful team for the forthcoming season."
Judd, Director of Rugby
Congratulations to the
following club members (added 23rd July 2008)
Newton and Elinor Snowsill who were selected to represent Wales at
the U20's Nations Cup in Toronto. Wales took on England, Canada and Canada
A in the tournament between July 11th and 19th
- European Championships.
club would like to offer Congratulations and to the following
players/members who travelled to France (10th to 13th July) to
represent Wales in the European Touch Championships. Ian Carter, Sion
Hopkins (Men's Open). Jilly Holroyd, Caryl James, Sarah Ferrin
(Women's Open). Zoe Prytherch (Mixed) Owen Smith (O' 30's). John
Smith (O' 35's).
Coaching Appointment (added 26th June 2008)
Club is pleased to announce that Graham Daley has joined the coaching team
as Senior Forwards Coach with effect from 24 June.
is a Level 3 Coach and has been a WRU/UKCC Coach Educator since July
and a WRU/UKCC Regional Trainer since October 2006 so we are extremely
lucky to have acquired the services of such a well qualified and
will join a new coaching structure at the Club which will see Senior Backs
Coach Crispin Cormack as Lead Coach, and Brian Patterson as Club Coaching
matters off the field will be Phil Judd in the newly created role of
Director of Rugby.
details of the pre-season training program will be announced at a
forthcoming Players Meeting.
Steps Down (added 13th June 2008)
former Cardiff and Wales lock John Wakeford has been forced to give up his
role as forwards coach due to increased pressure at work and family
commitments. The club would
like to take this opportunity to thank John for his whole hearted
contribution and say how sorry we are to see him go.
We hope in the future if his circumstances change he will be able
to resume his coaching role in some way.
We wish him well and hope we still see a lot of him at the club.
Womens XV (added 27th
Congratulations to the
Womens XV who are the Welsh Cup Champions for the second year running after
a 24-15 victory over UWIC. Hayley Baxter scored 3 tries with Rachel
Taylor grabbing the other. Jilly Holroyd converted twice
here to visit the Womens site
Honours (added 18 March 2008)
CHSOB Quins Youth players have been chosen to play for Crawshay's Welsh
RFC Youth invitation side for the annual celebration match against Penarth
Youth on Good Friday 21 March.
selection of Dan Reed, Gus Davies and Ifan Patchell is just reward for
their consistency and outstanding play this season.
Quins Under 16 team will play a curtain raiser prior to the Youth match
and a close match is anticipated.
always a good occasion at Penarth over Easter so please try and get along
to support the boys.
5th April -
for a 9.00pm start
, cold buffet included
. Ticket price
available from behind the bar at present or contact Simon
Womens Rugby (added 1 Feb
to the 3 Quins players selected for Wales Womens six nations squad 2008:
Hayley Baxter, Rachel Taylor and Awen Thomas.
wishes for a speedy recovery to Amber Penrith, who suffered knee
ligament damage in the recent match against UWIC. Amber suffered from even
more bad luck as she had also been selected to play for England against
Wales in the international match next week. All at Cardiff HSOB RFC wish
under 14 side is now up and running - click
here for more information about Cardiff Quins WRFC
to Gus Davies and Daniel Reed, who have been selected for the
Cardiff Blues Under 18 squad.
(added 1 Feb 2008)
has been a successful member of the Blues squad throughout the season
and has joined CHSOB this season. Daniel has graduated through
the CHSOB junior structure from CRICC, was a member of the Blues
squad at the start of the season and has now been selected to rejoin the
squad from January onwards. Both players have represented Cardiff at
every age group level from under 11 onwards and deserve many
congratulations on their selection.
Cardiff HSOB RFC in the
news (added 5th October 2007)
here to see recent articles in the South Wales Echo and Western Mail
Womens' XV (added
25th September 2007)
Quins WRFC are pleased to
announce that Hayley Baxter and Rachel Taylor have accepted the
positions of captain and vice-captain respectively. Congratulations to
them both and please make every effort to support them in any way
Cardiff HSOB Junior tour
to France (added 25th September 2007)
here to read the report in Wednesday's South Wales Echo. Click
on picture to enlarge.
(Link to external site. CHSOB RFC cannot held held responsible for the
content of external sites)
Gethin (Rhodri) Davies
- Update (added 21st September 2007)
has at last had the operation to plate his leg - 13 DAYS after the injury!
expected to be back on Ward A6 this evening and hopefully home by Sunday.
is very appreciative of the cards / texts etc received from members of the
club, so I would like to offer my thanks to you all for your support for a
fellow player & member of CHSOB RFC.
Gethin (Rhodri) Davies
(added 11th September 2007)
today visited Gethin Davies who is on Ward A6 - UHW waiting for an
operation to plate his leg following an accident in the 3rd XV game at
the Diamond Ground last Saturday.
led to believe that because his leg is still swollen, the operation will
not take place until next weekend.
be a nice gesture if members would either visit Gethin or send him a
Renewal/Gym Security (added 26th April 2007)
As you are aware the membership will be coming up for renewal in May
forms can be downloaded from the website. To access the facilities
of the club you must be a member.
here for details of membership and for update regarding the use of the
Available to order now
via email from Matt
Norman or Simon
For Shirts - Please choose your shirt (s) by collar size in inches.
Shirts are priced at £10
For Ties - Ties are priced at £12 each. You can also buy these from
Clare behind the bar. Just a warning to you all, we don't have a huge
amount of ties in stock so please buy ASAP
for example picture
Club playing shirts now
available to buy
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