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January 2019

Hamsters Narrow Win Over Badgers

January 22nd, 2019|

Hamsters take narrow win over Badgers Smiths Rugby 2nd XV won 15-10 vs Brockworth RFC 2nd XV in their Reserve League fixture in the 'Hamster Cage' at Prince of Wales Stadium. Disappointed to play uncontested scrums from the start, Smiths didn't let that bring them down as they soon found some weak tackles through aggressive [...]

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October 2018

Cirencester too strong for Smiths but Hamsters overwhelm Longlevens

October 9th, 2018|

Smiths hit the buffers vs Ciren Smiths Rugby were beaten 43-7 at home against a well-drilled and skilful Cirencester RFC. With Ciren having been relegated into Gloucester 1 last season and Smiths earning promotion, some would say the result went with their respective status. Smiths however have been playing some of their best rugby in [...]

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October 2017

Smiths make it four from four vs Bristol Aeroplane

October 16th, 2017|

Smiths Rugby beat Bristol Aeroplane Company RFC 31-24 at Prince of Wales Stadium. This match had been rearranged from last week after the referee pulled up lame after 15 minutes with Smiths 12-0 up. After a smooth take off the home side hit some turbulence in a match of two halves. Smiths made another fast [...]

Smiths too strong for Bream

October 3rd, 2017|

Smiths maintain winning start to their season Smiths Rugby travelled to Bream RFC and came away with their 3rd bonus point win of the season with a 30-3 victory. Smiths were below par in a first half, partly due to Bream's strong defence, but scrum pressure kept them on the front foot. Smiths played much [...]

September 2017

Calling all 1952’ers!

September 12th, 2017|

Smiths Rugby 1952 Club Advanced Warning

Ashley Down OB 25 Smiths Rugby 47

September 12th, 2017|

Smiths make a winning start to their league campaign Smiths Rugby travelled to Ashley Down Old Boys RFC in north Bristol and came away with a 47-25 bonus point win. Playing on the new Bristol Combination artificial pitch suited Smiths' game plan but a couple of heavy showers made handling a little tricky early on. [...]

1952 Day – Saturday 16th September 2017

September 6th, 2017|

Smiths RFC 1952 Day Update Following on from the success of last year, we would like to invite all ex-players and supporters to the inaugural 2017-2018 season, Smiths Rugby 1952 Club gathering. This will be on Saturday the 16th September at the Prince of Wales club, Cheltenham to coincide with the first Home league game against [...]

August 2017

Smiths power past local rivals North

August 29th, 2017|

Cheltenham North 5 - Smiths Rugby 45 Smiths Rugby finished their pre-season off in style winning 45-5 at Cheltenham North. After two close games last season with North winning both, Smiths’ improvement was impressive with a dominant display. Starting strongly on a warm, close afternoon, Smiths were soon on the attack with a couple of [...]

2017/8 Fixtures have been published

August 29th, 2017|

Gloucester 2 Fixtures 2017/8

April 2017

Smiths Rugby welcome Minchinhampton to PoW

April 12th, 2017|

11th March 2017 Smiths munch Minch in much improved performance Smiths Rugby beat Minchinhampton RFC 65-7 at the Prince of Wales Stadium.  The near-perfect rugby conditions suited Smiths' running game and started quickly, winning their own kick off and scoring on the other side of the pitch. Minch hit back quickly through direct runs from [...]