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League Champions - Promotion to National 2S   Bank Holiday Monday 5th May 1st XV in Surrey Cup Final at Esher RFC KO TBA 
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Next Season New League : Sponsor Opportunities22nd April, 2014
Sponsorship Opportunities   Dorking Rugby Football Club has made club history with the 1st XV’s magnificent promotion to SSE National League 2 South (Level 4).  Dorking RFC is now among the top 70 clubs in the country and our promotion to National League 2 will attract players who wish to play rugby at a high level.    We firmly believe that Dorkin... Read More
Dorking Promoted -VIDEO21st April, 2014
DORKING v THURROCK - Promotion to SSE National 2 South ... Read More
Press coverage20th April, 2014
Thank you to the Dorking Advertiser for some cracking coverage over the last week or so. If you missed it, you can find it on the Paper's website by following these links: Dorking are the champions as they win National League Three London title Roux hails 'fantastic' Dorking Dorking chairman is excited by step into unknown Dorking's Richie Andrews: "Promotio... Read More
England v Samoa Tickets16th April, 2014
QBE International AUTUMN 2014   England v Samoa Saturday 22 November 2014 KO 7.00pm   The RFU have come up with their first ‘BOGOF’ offer for this game providing you apply by the due date! Don’t forget there is no ballot for this game, you will be ordering tickets for the match providing you apply in time. So please make a special effort to suppo... Read More
From The Pen Of The Master - Terry O'Connor's Match Report15th April, 2014
Terry O'Connor, former Rugby Journalist of the Daily Mail was a Club Guest of Honour at the recent Dorking v OE's match. Below is his unbiased report, for which we thank him. During Terry's journalism career, he covered athletics, boxing and swimming, as well as rugby and he worked at the Olympics from the London Games of 1948.  He was chairman of the Rugby Writers’ ... Read More
GAGGING FOR LAUGHS 2 - Saturday 26th April 201414th April, 2014
GAGGING FOR LAUGHS 2 - BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND....Saturday 26th April 2014 If you missed last years Comedy Evening you better book quickly as these tickets will sell very fast.....       The Club will be hosting a comedy night on the Saturday 26th April 2014 Featuring a wealth of comedy talent, this hilarious event is bound to be a sell out so don't del... Read More
League Champions12th April, 2014
CONGRATULATIONS TO 1st XV and all the coaching and support staff ... Read More
Dorking vs The Aussies - This Friday 11th April10th April, 2014
The u16s and u17s will be playing touring teams from Padua College, Queensland, Australia this Friday 11th April. u16s KO at 6pm u17s KO at 7.15 Both games on the 1st XV training pitch and all support will be very much appreciated. ... Read More
With a Cock on my Breast4th April, 2014
Wear your shirt with Pride (or Chiswick). If you've got a Dorking RFC shirt wear it down at the Big Field tomorrow afternoon as you support the lads in their epic match vs Old Elthamians for London & SE league spoils. Shirt shrunk a bit since your playing days? Fear not, Seymour Sports in town have plenty in stock. Failing that, anything red, white & blue will do! Ki... Read More
Surrey Mini Festival Information For Participating Clubs2nd April, 2014
Everyone at Dorking RFC is looking forward to welcoming players, coaches and parents from across the county to 'The Big Field' on Sunday 6th April for the annual Surrey Minis 'A' Festival.  Further details about the festival, layout of the site and player registration can be accessed here. Good luck to everyone taking part and I hope that you all have an enjoyable, fair... Read More
Peter Curran RIP31st March, 2014
It is with very great regret that I must inform you of the death yesterday of Peter Curran. Peter was a most wonderful and remarkable man. He was our Club Secretary for 12 years and deeply involved before and after both on the field and off. Nothing was too much trouble. He looked after the Club's legalities (being senior partner of Copley Clarke) with clear thinking and terrific energy... Read More
DRFC v OE: TOP OF LEAGUE CLASH30th March, 2014
DORKING V OLD ELTHAMIANS Dorking's pulsating season is reaching fever pitch with a winner-takes-all last home game of the season on Saturday against Old Elthamians. The first versus second-placed game will decide who wins the National 3 league and who faces the agony of a play-off against the runners up in the equivalent South-West league. Both sides are well clear of the chasing p... Read More
Make Time For Wine30th March, 2014
Dorking A's edge out OR 1's (Plus 1) in a thrilling encounter at Geoffrey Knight Field. Read full match report HERE ... Read More
DORKING: OOP NORTH TOUR28th March, 2014
DORKING RUGBY - "COCK OOP NORTH TOUR" 16th - 18th May 2014 A few places are still available for the "Cock Oop North Tour 2014".   We leave on the morning of Friday 16th May returning on the Sunday afternoon.  We are playing against Heath RFC   The hotel is in the centre of Halifax (3 miles from the Heath RFC).   The cl... Read More
Dorking Alumni make their mark25th March, 2014
Three of 'Cattons Babes', were on the score sheet last weekend for their respective Premiership clubs: Jake Cooper-Woolley barrelled over for the winning try in the dying seconds of the matchfor Wasps v Worcester, George Kruis went in under the posts for Saracens v Harlequins at Wembley and Chris Yorke crossed the line in the corner for Newcastle Falcons first try against Gloucester... Read More
DON'T BE A HEADCASE15th March, 2014
NEW: updated guidance is now available on Returning to Play after a concussion, so look below for information relevant to your role, and don’t be a HEADCASE! http://www.rfu.com/headcase ... Read More
Sunday Lunch At the Club13th March, 2014
Sunday Lunch at the Club - 30th March - Not yet organised your Mother's Day lunch? - struggling to get in anywhere? - look no further, Sam will be serving a Sunday roast at the club from 12.30 - 4pm. Adults £15, U12's and below £10.         Sunday 30th March 2014, 12.30pm – 4pm All members and guests welcome. Adults ... Read More
U15s Camberley RFC and the Garryowens...!11th March, 2014
The skies were blue, the shades were out, and so were the coaches’ knees, for the first time in a very long time. Dorking was bathing in glorious sunshine…an early taste of summer, and Camberley were in town.  Could Dorking pick up where they left off after the mauling of Reeds last weekend. Unbeaten since the first day of the season, they knew that victories in the n... Read More
BMW Junior Player of the Season5th March, 2014
NOMINATE YOUR JUNIOR PLAYER OF THE SEASON Vines are delighted to continue support of the BMW and RFU partnership that is helping develop the potential of junior players. Vines would like to inform our club of the BMW Junior Player of the Season 2013/14 Award for your most promising U13-U17 player, as nominated by your coaches.  Please ask your U13-U17 coaches to select th... Read More
Dorking Girls Selected for Surrey28th February, 2014
Congratulations to Molly Fownes Walpole for her selection as Captain of the Surrey Girls U15 team, and to Molly Cooper who makes the U15 match squad. Congratulations also to U18's Rhea, Caroline, Emma, Rachel, Beth and Lucy who have been selected for the U18 squad vs Hampshire this weekend. Good Luck Girls. ... Read More
Dobbo Reveals All25th February, 2014
Keen not to be left out, and with no match to report on Dobbo tells it to us as it is......... Read HERE the life and times of the EX A XV coach / manager / wetnurse / travel agent (delete as appropriate) Rating- PG ... Read More
A XV Match reports24th February, 2014
After weeks of absence, allegedly caused by flood, fire, pestilence etc (the excuses are endless) Smudger has relocated his pen and started scribbling again. The expurgated highlights of the A XV's performances from Christmas to last weekend can be found  HERE ... Read More
Good luck Will and Alex!5th February, 2014
A XV players Alex Watts and Will Troughton have been selected to start for the Irish Exiles against a Welsh U19’s side at  Clifton Rugby Club, Bristol on Sunday 9th February. The boys have both played together for the Exiles and previously were both in the Team that beat Munster at Thomond Park. The Exiles Team is made up from lads across the length of the country. Good luck ... Read More
FINAL VIDEO: BMW VINES DORKING with ENGLAND RUGBY: LIGHTS, CAMERA & ACTION1st February, 2014
  Don't give up the day job lads   Here is the FINAL Video       Club Sponsor Vines BMW invited some of our first team regulars to join a handful of England players in the making of a new BMW (England sponsor) Viral Video. Shot in a north London warehouse, the boys, pictured with England Captain Chris Robshaw, Joe Launchbury and Matt... Read More
Familiar face, new corporate identity …30th January, 2014
Many of you will know Chris Webb, one of our sponsors, who is frequently to be found on a Saturday afternoon supporting the First XV, both home and away. Chris is a Chartered Financial Planner and he has recently changed the focus of his business and now specialises in Nursing Care Fees Planning and Estate & Tax Planning. He has now joined forces with an IFA - Strategic Financial Portfolios... Read More
DRESS TO IMPRESS 225th January, 2014
Dress to Impress 2!     After last years huge success it would be fantastic to see every age group (U7s to Vets) represented by a few or even a table of 10.  As last year the tickets are £25 each (don't worry if you can't fill a table), with a three course dinner, live music and much dancing.   Dress code - well impress all. (black tie is o... Read More
Dan Bourne RIP24th January, 2014
More information & funeral details: The Post-Mortem  report has indicated that Dan had a heart attack which was very swift and that he did not suffer. This has been of some comfort to his friends and family. His funeral will be held at Surrey and Sussex crematorium Balcome Road Horley RH10 3NQ at 12:45 on January 31st with a gathering afterwards in the Heathy Farm Hotel opposite. A... Read More
Congratulations Tom Bristow24th January, 2014
Congratulations to Dorking Alumnus Tom Bristow who gets his first start of the season in the Leicester front row against Harlequins tomorrow. We wish him well. ... Read More
The Dorking Advertiser reports on our celebrated alumni... ...17th January, 2014
We are very proud of our Youth development system and the success of our First XV is of course built upon it. This week's Dorking Advertiser ran a feature tracking a number of our youth stars who have climbed the rugby pyramid, but we are equally proud of those who have remained at the club and are, or soon will be, gracing our own First XV. You can read the Dorking Advertiser article h... Read More
DRFC 300 Club15th January, 2014
The 300 Club  With everything that has been going on at the club of late we have been somewhat slack in promoting and drawing the 300 club. All outstanding draws will be made by the end of the month, just in time to cover those Christmas bills for the lucky winners. Some of our newer members may be wondering - 300 Club - what is it? For £5 a month, or £60 per year ,... Read More
Dorking u16s play for Surrey11th January, 2014
Dorking u16s Ryan Bodkin and James Bennett were delighted to start in the Surrey Autumn series of matches vs Sussex and Hampshire. ... Read More
Scrum Engagement Update9th January, 2014
Please see below the latest regarding the update to the scrum engagement which is effective now Good practice would be to review this with the referee, coaches and relevant players (scrum halves, front row) from BOTH teams BEFORE matches. Please call Gez on 07801 641129, if you have any queries. ----- Forwarded Message ----- From: Linda Fell To: Sent: Thursday, 9 Ja... Read More
DRFC Youth Christmas Special22nd December, 2013
MERRY CHRISTMAS and HAPPY NEW YEAR ... Read More
Need some legal advice? An offer from one of our sponsors ...10th December, 2013
Dear Member, Downs Solicitors are one of our long-standing sponsors and club supporters, and their partners and staff are frequent visitors to the Big Field on a saturday afternoon. They are offering club members a free 40 minute consultation, you can find the details and terms & conditions here. If you are interested, don't delay as availability is limited. ... Read More
WHAT A LAUGH - GAGGING FOR LAUGHS 3rd December, 2013
Oh what a laugh we had!! After witnessing the superb victory over the G-Force selected members of the bumper Big Field crowd adjourned to the bar to prepare for the next fixture facing Phil Dinsdale and his Gagging for Laughs team last Saturday 30th November.  After seeing off Harry Watts and Armand Roux and their merry band of 'golfing' stars the ‘senior’ members a... Read More
BMW VINES COMES TO THE BIG FIELD THIS SATURDAY 30th November28th November, 2013
Dorking RFC welcomes Vines BMW Guildford to The Big Field!   To coincide with the all important top of the table clash with East Grinstead on Saturday, club sponsor Vines BMW Guildford are bringing two models for display -  the new X5 and the recently launched i3.   Vines staff will be on hand to guide you through all the benefits these fantastic cars have to offe... Read More
COMEDY NIGHT 30th NOVEMBER8th November, 2013
The Club will be hosting a comedy night on the 30th November. Featuring a wealth of comedy talent, this hilarious event is bound to be a sell out so don't delay, book NOW!!! This is NOT a stag event - Ladies are welcome Check out the acts (click on the name) Rudi Lickwood Jeremy O'Donnell Phil Dinsdale Marc Lucero For details and booking form click HERE ... Read More
BMW VINES GUILDFORD2nd November, 2013
Please join Vines of Guildord to celebrate the arrival of the new BMW i3, the world's first premium vehicle to be born electric from the ground up at Vines of Guildford on Friday 15 November 18:00hrs     Vines will not only tantalise your taste buds with delicious canapés and refreshments but also keep you in awe with their 3D holographic shows and KaneFM's DJ F... Read More
BIG GAME 6 TICKET SPECIAL28th October, 2013
Dorking RFC Member, as valued member of the Harlequins Community programme please see the attached and below regarding the link and information for booking the Big Game 6 tickets via the Quins Community Club. The details are:- www.ticketmaster.co.uk/BG6community Password: Community   DOWNLOAD THE BIG GAME 6 FLYER HERE ... Read More
The last few bricks in the wall ...22nd October, 2013
We need to put the finishing touches to our Pavilion, so that it can be the home we want it to be, and so we can successfully host outside and other local community functions. To achieve this we have set ourselves a target of selling a further 360 bricks to go alongside the 140 already displayed in the entrance hallway. We are also looking for another 33 Foundation Friends to join the 117 e... Read More
Welcome to our latest sponsor ...22nd October, 2013
Dear Club Member, I would like to introduce Advies Private Clients LLP with whom Dorking RFC have recently formed a partnership which we believe will provide an opportunity to raise significant funds for the Club as a whole. Advies Private Clients is a firm of Independent Financial Advisers based in the City of London. It offers comprehensive advice on all financial areas, so whether yo... Read More
Surrey Rugby - Dorking Girls25th September, 2013
SURREY RUGBY DORKING GIRLS SELECTED FOR COUNTY   U18s Congratulations to Tash, Lucy, Rachel, Rhea, Caroline and Emma all of whom have been invited to join the Surrey U18's County squad.   U15s Congratulations to Molly C and Molly F-W who have been invited to join the Surrey U15's  County squad.   County Training has... Read More
Recruiting Now - Dorking Derelicts23rd September, 2013
Think again - Think Derelicts Stout in heart, mind and in some cases body, the Dorking Derelicts are looking for new players to join the cause.  So if you feel like shirking your Saturday chores for a trot out, a few post match halves and some friendly banter please get in touch with Mark "Skip" Witkowski 07867 526745. or Jamie Merrett 0... Read More
Thank you Liz10th September, 2013
The Club would like to say a big 'thank you' to Liz Willis who is sponsoring the club this season through her twin property businesses, LetbyLiz and Kings of Surrey. Liz’s son, Jon Vermont plays in the back row for the club’s First XV, so sponsoring Dorking RFC was a natural choice for Liz. LetbyLiz has been providing high quality, fully furnished and equipped serviced a... Read More
A Big Welcome to Vines of Guildford5th September, 2013
We are delighted to announce that Vines of Guildford will be sponsoring the Club for the 2013-14 season. Vines Group has been serving BMW customers in Surrey and West Sussex for over 30 years and with announcement of national sponsorship of England from BMW UK for the next 5 years Dorking seemed the obvious choice for Vines to join in partnership with. Mark Hollands Dealer Principal of Vine... Read More
Club Bricks3rd September, 2013
The astute amongst you will have noticed that the bricks have now been put up in the main entrance hall to the club. Many thanks to all those members who have contributed. If you still haven't quite got round to buying a brick and wish to see your name and message immortalised in the fabtic of the clubhouse forever, it's never too late. The 2013 form can be downloaded from here ... Read More
MEMBERSHIP FORM LINK22nd August, 2013
To Download a Senior Membership Form click Here To Download a Youth Membership Form click Here ... Read More
Club Blazers now available at Seymour Sports18th August, 2013
The Club blazer is now in stock at Seymour Sports. Follow this link or click on the "Online Shop" tab for more details or visit Seymours Sports in Dorking High Street. Competitively priced at £165, this is the height of sartorial elegance at the Big Field. ... Read More
Yoga Classes at the Club13th January, 2013
Commencing 15th January, Yoga classes will commence in the upstairs Community Club Room. The classes will be held 4 times per week in term time only: Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10.00 -11.30 am Tuesday evenings from 7.00 - 8.30 pm. Run by Nicole Bowles and club member Jo Presley, the classes cost £12 each on a "drop-in" basis or £60 for six ... Read More
Surrey Rugby Mini Festival - FIXTURES2nd April, 2011
Please click on the links below to get the Surrey Rugby Festival Fixtures for Sunday 6th April   Good luck to everyone taking part and I hope that you all have an enjoyable, fair and competitive day.      U7 Fixtures   U8 Fixtures   U9 Fixtures   U10 Fixtures   U11 Fixtures   U12 Fixtures... Read More
 
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