Wednesday 24 April - Wharfedale 3rd XV v Ilkley 2nd XV (A) KO 6.30pm -------    Saturday 27 April - Wharfedale v Lymm (H) KO 3.00pm ---- Foresters v Sandal 2nd XV at West Leeds RUFC KO 3.00pm ......

Recent events , Brexit, Coronavirus, Afghanistan have been quite dramatic, causing changes in life styles etc. Thank goodness that one thing that has stayed the same and that is to watch the Foresters showing their cavalier approach to a game of Rugby! Burnley, who we were so pleased to see at the Avenue, felt the full force of the Greens attitude and we once again were provided with exciting entertainment between two good sides.

Do not be misled into thinking this was a one sided affair. Indeed it was not, as Burnley, coached by Mark Walton, proprietor of the Three …

Well done to the faithful that braved the torrential rain and arrived at Cross Green to see an entertaining game of rugby. With quite a few 1st team regulars missing, it could have been a long afternoon. As it was the team played their hearts out and showed great pride in donning the Green Shirt.

They matched Otley in every department of the game and were not overawed or overpowered by the size of the Otley pack. Props George Altham and Matt Beasley held the scrum in the first half before their burden was eased in the 2nd

Whilst as a club our aim is to provide an excellent environment for young people to improve their sporting and rugby skills, as they reach 16 and beyond careers also need to be considered and forged.

With this in mind the club has set up an apprenticeship scheme with a number of local companies. Apprenticeships combine learning and qualifications with earning a wage which is a huge win for all concerned.

More details of the scheme are available by clicking on the Apprenticeships tab near the top of this page.

We would like to take this opportunity of expressing our …

We have now launched an online shop for the purchase of all Gilbert-branded playing/training kit for mini, junior and adults, including a range of Gilbert branded bodywarmers and outerwear. This is now available online 24/7 with quick delivery times so you can shop from the comfort of your home. All purchases will generate commission for the club. Please visit www.Gilbertrugbyshop.co.uk/WharfedaleRUFC for more details.

As this is a new venture, we are keen to get feedback on service levels, delivery times and the range of stock on offer. Please let us know what you think by e-mail to shop@wharfedalerufc.co.uk.

The …

Data Protection law is changing and we want to keep you up to date with the steps Wharfedale RUFC is taking.

The European Union has taken a monumental step in protecting the fundamental right to privacy for every EU resident with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which will be effective from 25th May, 2018 (replacing the Data protection Act).

Simply put, EU residents will now have greater say over what, how, why, where and when their personal data is used, processed or disposed. This rule clarifies how the EU personal data laws apply even beyond the borders of the …

The club has once again received RFU Accreditation. The latest accreditation document is available under the Club tab near the top of this page.…

Managed by a ThriveWP care plan. ❤️