Congratulations to Will Cook (SU 2014-19) who made a try-scoring debut for Rosslyn Park 2nd XV on Saturday. Will started out in the junior section at Rosslyn and after completing his five years at Marlborough, in addition to time in the Bath Rugby Academy, he has linked up with Rosslyn once again. Despite leaving Marlborough […]
CANCELLATION Malones V Bryanston at Rosslyn Park – Friday 20th September Sadly Bryanston have been unable to field a team so we have to cancel the game at Rosslyn Park on the 20th September. We hope to rearrange later in the year. With apologies for any inconvenience.
The 2019 Rose Bowl and OM v School fixture will take place on Saturday 7th September at Marlborough. Nick Fallowfield (B3 1981-85) is (still!) the holder. OMs, pupils and any beaks who would like to play are all most welcome. Harold “Tich” Radford (PR 1922-26) started the tournament and donated the silver Rose Bowl over […]
Sunday 11th August 2019 Marlborough Blues v Sherborne Pilgrims The Blues won the toss and elected to bat. After accurate bowling from Sherborne and some outstanding pieces of fielding, Marlborough were unable to find any momentum through the first innings. Contributions from Toby Baines (BH 2012-17), Joe Arkwright (SU 2010-15), Andy Bush (PR 1995-2000) and […]
Recent leaver Archie Griffin (C3 2014-19) is currently in South Africa as a member of the Wales U18 rugby tour squad. The tight-head prop was named in the starting line-up for their first match of the tour, a 23-13 defeat at the Paul Roos Gymnasium, Stellenbosch. On Tuesday 13th August he was amongst the replacements […]
Congratulations to the Blues, fresh from retaining the CMJ Trophy at Radley a week earlier, who beat Old Amplefordians by 100 runs on Saturday. Star performers were Will Hooker (LI 2004-09) with 102*, Fraser Clarke (TU 2004-09) scored 96 and Charlie Pascoe (C2 2008-13) took 3-28. Elsewhere on the day, two former XI captains continued […]
The OM Cycling Club met on Saturday 27th July and enjoyed changeable conditions for a 45-mile ride around the Cotswolds followed by a refuelling barbeque, cooked expertly by the last Master, Jonathan Leigh and his wife Emma. Interestingly timed to coincide with the last day of the Tour de France, the 27 strong peleton pedalled […]