There will be a members’ meeting on Wednesday 6th June at 7.30pm. President, Phil Thomas, will outline the SRU response to Currie not being awarded a Super 6 franchise and the way forward for the Chieftains. Please note that there will not be an AGM in June of this year. With the new Limited Company having [...]
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Currie 29 pts (t 5, c 2) v Glasgow Hawks 27 pts (t 4, c 2, pg 1) In recent years these two teams have served up some dramatic rugby entertainment, and after this weekend’s feast of exceptional excitement, especially for the neutral spectator, you had to pinch yourself to confirm that this was not [...]
Melrose 41 pts (t 7, c 3,) v Currie Chieftains 10 pts (t 1, c 1, pg 1) With the sun glistening on the wet trees, still dripping from a couple of heavy showers earlier in the day, the autumn colours were stunning. An optimistic band of Currie supporters agreed that there was no [...]
There were some very encouraging individual performances on the field today. The boys showed what they could do with some real stand out phases of play. Tackling still needs work, but there was good structure and the new positional 'tests' seem to go well. Well done to all the boys for turning it on today. [...]
Currie 15 pts (t 3) v Ayr 24 pts (t 3, c 3, pg 1) The Chieftains’ performance was very much like the weekend’s unpredictable autumn weather; a little sunshine interspersed with plenty of threatening black clouds which had you wondering if this was going to be a sunhat or an umbrella day? When [...]
A view from the touchline – BT Premier League: 16.9.17. Boroughmuir Rugby 15 pts (t 2, c 1, pg 1) v Currie Chieftains 23 pts (t 2, c 2, pg 3) A heavy shower greeted supporters on their arrival at Meggetland, and unfortunately the intermittent rain continued throughout the match. There was brightness [...]
A view from the touchline – BT Premier League: 9.9.17 Currie Chieftains 45 pts (t 6, c 6, pg 1) v Watsonians 22 pts (t 3, c 2, pg 1) The pitch looked green and lush; the crowd were in shirt sleeves and conditions appeared perfect for a rip-roaring local Derby. A star-studded Watsonians team [...]