Category Archives: Rugby

2023/24 Awards and Summary

16-05-2024

The 2023/24 season was rounded off with the annual presentation dinner in the clubhouse at Lightfoot Green last Saturday, 11th May. All of the teams from across the club gathered to celebrate another successful season with players from each time recognised with the presentation of individual awards. Please read on for a summery from the […]

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2024-25 Coaching structure confirmed

06-05-2024

We managed to catch up with Hoppers Chairman of Rugby, Bill Bailey, this week to talk to him about the new coaching set up he has put in place for the 1st XV. Joining Head Coach Dan Orwin will be Danny Maher and Greg Smith. Both will be well known to the Hoppers faithful. Danny […]

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3rd XV in Jug Final

04-05-2024

Hoppers 3rd XV head to Kendal this afternoon to take on Manchester in the NOWIRUL Jug Final with kick off set for 2:30pm. Coach Cory Wallace has given some background to the game with his words below. “Hoppers 3s have had another successful season, finishing mid-table after last season’s promotion to Division 1. We’ve shown […]

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Alex Keay steps down

27-04-2024

Preston Grasshoppers have reluctantly agreed for Alex Keay to step down from his role as Director of Rugby. As many of you are aware Alex has a Sporting Gap Years business growing exponentially and now requires much more of his time and efforts. Alex says “I would like to thank the club, players and the members for my warm reception in […]

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Season finishes as Tynedale visit Hoppers

25-04-2024

The 2023/24 National League 2 North season draws to a close this season with Hoppers welcoming Tynedale to Lightfoot Green in a lightly later than usual 3pm kick off. Tynedale have enjoyed a successful season with an equal number of wins and losses (12 of each) seeing them sit 6th in the table before the […]

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Jam Packed season sign off

25-04-2024

Preston Grasshoppers are hosting a bumper end-of-season day of Rugby this Saturday, 27th April. It all kicks off at 12 noon with the Typoons RUFC taking on Freemasons RUFC on the AGP. The Typhoons are Lancashire’s first inclusive rugby club and have gone from strength to strength in recent years. Hoppers are proud that Typhoons […]

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Fixtures 27th-28th April

24-04-2024
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Results 20th-21st April

24-04-2024
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Fixtures 20th-21st April

19-04-2024
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Results 13th-14th April

19-04-2024
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