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Presidents day, plans are made for a great day……..

Woking RFC president Sean Elder is pleased to announce the finalised plans for this year’s Presidents Day. Woking Committee has worked tirelessly to make this event happen and here are the details:-

1000hours - all Presidents and 2nd XV players to meet at Camphill
1100hours – Woking 2nd XV v Presidents XV
1330hours – Presidents Lunch – Invited guests only
1500hours – Woking RFC v Farnham RFC
1700hours – Festivities at Camphill. BBQ in the evening.

Woking v Haslemere Match Report

Woking II XV Celebrate League Title

Woking II XV travelled to Old Caterhamians on Saturday knowing that only a win would secure the league title. Woking warmed full of passion and enthusiasm however knowing what was at stake nerves were evident. Old Cats had been boosted with the Easter break allowing some of their younger university players to return.

Second XV Selection ahead of this weekend……

Woking II XV travel to Old Caterhamians on Saturday knowing that only a victory will secure the league title. What has been a fantastic season culminating in three years of effort to build a second team may finally come to fruition this Saturday. Anyone who is free Saturday should come over and cheer the guys on as they try to secure the final game. Kick off is at 3pm away at Old Cats.

Second XV

CHILDS
TAFF
RIDDELL
WILLIAMS
BENNETT
NASH
MCGIVEN
SHANKS
CAHALANE
MURPHY
SIDDONS
PLOWRIGHT
TURNER
FRANCIS J
HUSSEY

Subs
POWER
BRENNAN
JONESIE
DUSTY
GRADY
GREGORY

First XV Selection ahead of this weekend……

As the season draws to a close Woking first XV can not help but wonder what might have been. A recent run of form has propelled the team to fourth in the league ahead of this weekends clash with Haslemere at the Rec. Kick off is at 3pm so head down to watch the match and cheer the team on in the last league game.

First XV

PEARCE
EDWARDS
BREMNER
HURSTHOUSE
STEDMAN
FRANCHINO
GILBERT
SMITH
BANNISTER
AITCHISON
EKER
EDWARDS
WALLIS
SMITH T
ROSEWELL

Subs:-
BUCKLEY
RHODES
PARKER
PULLEN M

All change ahead of the weekend……………………

Both Woking sides have lost their opposition league matches this weekend, with both Egham and Old Rushlitians cancelling, leaving Woking looking for a new match.

A new friendly has been arranged as a club XV with Woking travelling to play Camberley III XV away.

Woking Club Squad:

Forwards:

Brennan, Dusty Dinsdale, McGiven, Lovell, Bremner, Hamilton Wilkes, Riddell, Edwards M, Stedman, Bennett T, Gilbert, Robertson, Franchino, Shanks

Backs:

Surrey Bowl Quarter Final

Woking II XV at home this weekend…….

Woking II XV welcomes Wandsworthians II XV to the Rec this weekend for a friendly. Woking are looking to continue their current good form but have to a name a changed side due to absenteeism. The hopes of three infamous Bennett’s on the field were dashed when Tom Bennett declared he had girlfriend duties to attend to!!!

However a good game should prevail, kick off is at 3pm, all are welcome to come down and support.

Woking II XV Squad

Forwards:-
Childs, Pearce, Williams (c), Brennan, Nash, McGiven, Jones, Basher Bennett, Power, Shanks, Lovell, Binsdale

Backs:-

Selection for the Surrey Bowl v Met Police Sat 29th March

This Saturday Woking RFC travel to take on the Met. Police in the quarter finals of the Surrey Bowl. With skipper Adam Smith missing due to injury, Mike Aitchison takes over the captaincy.

Starting XV

Hamilton Wilkes
Riddell
Bremner
Hursthouse
Stedman
Franchino
Rhodes
Robertson
Bannister
Aitchison
Gilbert
England
Armstrong
Eker
Raife

Subs
Pearce
Pullen
Nash

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