A beautiful day for rugby!

       Accies Select v Old Bristolians On a beautiful day in May, with the sun beating down on a perfect pitch at Windyedge, Accies took on a touring side from Bristol. The Accies side was made up of 1st and 2nd XV players plus the very welcome addition of some of the Academy […]

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Summary of a great season!

       Summary of Season 2016-17 This has without doubt been one of the most exciting and entertaining seasons that many of us ‘old brigade’ can remember. A tough start with players unavailable and only 1 win and 3 defeats after 4 games. But what a fantastic side emerged after such a poor start. […]

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Accies triumph in Arran

             ACCIES WIN THE ARRAN 7’s Stewart Gray took a team to compete in the Arran seven aside tournament, on Saturday 15th of April. He was joined by a good representation of the 1st and 2nd XV squads. We had a reporter in Arran, one Gordon Wilson, Laird of Blackwaterfoot […]

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The photographic evidence

Once again we are indebted to Bob Johnstone for his photography at Saturday’s game THE TEAM Congratulations to all involved this season and thanks to our supporters who have been fantastic. SEE YOU ALL IN AUGUST.

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What a TEAM

       ‘What a team’   These were the words of our learned supporter, Sheriff B. Lockhart when he was informed of the result on his holiday in Nice. Yes he was still thinking about the team when on holiday! This is the final match report of season 2016-17 Accies played Orkney on the […]

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The pictures that tell the story

          Another great pictorial record of Saturday’s bonus point win against Haddington ‘A leaping salmon’ Another break by our backrow Another break by our Captain Ruaridh Hood ready to take the scoring pass And scoring That is going to be our ball Kris Mathie attacks the gap  Ker Malcolm stop me if you […]

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Accies shine in the spring weather

       Accies shine in the spring weather   Match report for Saturday 1st April Accies v Haddington   Accies produced another scintillating game of 15 man rugby which delighted the strong home support.  The pitch was in superb condition and ideal for open, running rugby. The away fixture earlier in the season was […]

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Accies back to their winning ways

             Accies back to winning ways On a somewhat overcast day at New Anniesland Accies were playing host to our friends from Inverness and it was good for this reporter to be able to get back to some good rugby banter before the match, with some of the Highland committee and […]

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Accies loose out in the mud at St Boswells

           ACCIES   vs   ST BOSWELLS Sat.4th March. ‘17 Courtesy of guest reporter Gordon Wilson.               Accies travelled to St Boswells full of optimism, following some recent fine results. I know their coaches had demanded much of the players over the last few weeks in training and in planning for Saturday’s match. […]

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Celebrate the climax to the 6 Nations at New Anniesland

            You are all invited to the Super Saturday Accies Lunch event.                On Saturday the 18th of March Accies are having an Italian Lunch to celebrate the BIG Saturday climax to the 6 Nations. £10 per person gets you some lunch and a drink. To secure a […]

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