Villager Voice 2018 – 020

Dear Villager What a Saturday! What a Derby Day! Everything that is good about club rugby was witnessed on Saturday – respect, cameraderie, competitiveness, rivalry, friendship. Brookside, blessed with a wonderful, sunny autumn day was at its best with a field and clubhouse to be proud of. Action on the playing fields, laughter and fun...
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Derby Day – What it means to us

It’s been 142 years of friendship and rivalry. No matter the time frame, the oldest club rugby derby in the country means just as much as it always has to us. It’s a special clash of friends that has, and will continue to flourish. This year the Derby comes home to Brookside, the home of...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 019

Dear Villager This coming Saturday 26 May 2018 is the annual Derby Day between the Villager FC and the Hamilton-SP RFC at Brookside. Over the years there have been many epic encounters between these two clubs, but in the end the results have been irrelevant as the real meaning has been the upholding of history...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 016

Dear Villager Finally!! Three weeks to go and the 2018 season will kick off much to the relief of coaches and players who for the past 5 months have been training under the most extraordinary circumstances. It has been incredibly difficult to gel what is a new Villager team and which can only be done...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 015

Dear Villager The month of May is going to be crucial in our preparation for our return to Super League A on Saturday 2 June 2018. To date we are still awaiting the fixtures from the WPRFU for the delayed season. This coming Saturday 12 May 2018 we will play Brackenfell RFC at SACS Junior...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 014

Dear Villager It is now confirmed that the league system will commence on Saturday 2 June 2018. We will forward the Super League A fixtures as soon as they have been received from the WPRFU. Only the Firsts, Seconds and U20A will compete in the 2018 season. In the meantime we will continue to prepare...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 013

Dear Villager To keep the players focussed and prepared for the much-anticipated start to the postponed club league season, we will continue to organise friendly matches which, unfortunately, may not be played on club fields. This Saturday 21 April we will play NTK (UniMil cancelled) at the Milnerton High School with the 1XV match kicking...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 012

Dear Villager A very good outing against False Bay, the national club champions, this past Saturday at Rondebosch Boys’ High School showed that Villagers is back on the right track. Although we went down 3 tries to 1 try the players showed that they are up for the season in Super League A and their...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 011

Dear Villager With autumn slowly creeping up on the Western Cape and temperatures starting to fall, there is again hope that soon black rain clouds will be dumping water on the parched city. And hopefully that will mean the start of the club rugby league competition at the beginning of June. In keeping with tradition...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 010

Dear Villager A quiet past weekend for the Villager players, but the practices continue as we prepare for the False Bay matches on Saturday 7 April. The venue is still to be finalised. Then on Saturday 21 April we will play UniMil at Milnerton High School. The players continue to be focussed with high energy...
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