Play for Dorking Rugby!

Formed in 1921, Dorking RFC is a leading Surrey rugby club. Years of dedication and hard work on and off the pitch have been rewarded. We have experienced significant levels of success for Dorking Rugby Football Club and building a great community atmosphere that draws in regular crowds.  Throughout the club, Dorking ideals reflect the RFU’s core values of RESPECT, DISCIPLINE, TEAMWORK, ENJOYMENT and SPORTSMANSHIP.

Whilst we are ambitious, we also have a strong community ethos, derived from a commitment to rugby for everyone at every age.

  • 1st XV in London & South East Premier
  • A XV – Playing in Zoo Sports Shield – Division 3 W
  • Ex A XV (Dirty Birds) Playing in Surrey Merit East Conference
  • 750 registered players (100 adult)
  • Weekly fielding three senior teams
  • 24 teams overall
  • Great youth development programmes to support the transition into senior rugby
  • Training every Tuesday and Thursday

The combined efforts of our 1st XV, A XV and ExA XV, strong support team of coaches, physios, supporters and sponsors, have made DRFC one of the top amateur clubs in the country.


In a word, lots! E.g.

  • Great Social Atmosphere
  • Free Gym & Physio access
  • Training and post-match meals
  • Playing, training and post-match kit
  • Professional coaching inc Level 3 Coaches and guest coaches.
  • Strength and conditioning staff and individual programmes.
  • Quality Medical team at games and training nights
  • Pre-season Training Tours – Majority funded by the club.
  • 10% Discount at bar and kitchen
  • Funded player socials and bar specials.
  • Apply for International tickets


  • Fresh, new talent
  • Great people with skills and personality
  • Enthusiastic new team members who can contribute to our ongoing success

Dorking has been home to some fantastic professional players, to include George Kruis, Eliott Daly, Kay Wilson, Cameron Cowell and Tom Bristow.  If you’d like to join us and follow in their footsteps, fill in our quick form so that our Director of Rugby, Armand Roux can get to grips with your skills!


Latest Articles

  • Akuma Beavers wins Dorking RFC Centenary 7's

    Mon 02 May 2022 18:08

    Sunday 1st May 2022Centenary 7'sBy Matt NobleAnother season comes to an end, with this one carrying additional significance for Dorking RFC as we celebrated our 100th anniversary. … view

  • Under 12's winners in Waterfall Cup Finals

    Tue 26 Apr 2022 12:39

    Dorking U12s Waterfall Cup Finals held at Camberley RFC - 24th April 2022  Report for Team Blue An outstanding collective effort at Camberley by Dorking blue meant we ran … view

  • U18 Girls wins waterfall Cup

    Tue 26 Apr 2022 11:49

    U18 Girls’ Waterfall Cup Final Dorking/Old Ruts v Chobham   The final game of the season and it was a rematch of the first. Dorking/Old Ruts versus Chobham Round 2! And what a … view