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KIRK VANDALS 26-46 KIRK COLTS

April 30th, 2012

VIVA LA VIDA, (love of life):
28TH APRIL 2012
“I used to rule the world
Seas would rise when I gave the word
Now in the morning I sleep alone
Sweep the streets that I used to own”
Coldplay, Viva La Vida, 2009.
Those art aficionados out there will recognise the title of this piece taken from Mexican artist, Frida Kaho’s 1954 […]

The Big Match Preview: Kirk Vandals v Kirk Colts

April 25th, 2012

28th April 2012, 4pm ko.
The Voice:
Stranger emotions in mind
Changing the contours I find
I’ve seen them once before
Someone cries to me
Oh, the look and the sound of
The Voice
They try, they try
Oh, the shape and the power of
The Voice
In strong low tones
Ultravox! 1981.
I was and still am a massive fan of Ultravox, more the John Foxx incarnation […]

Hoylake 2 77-0 Kirk Barbarians (3rds)

April 2nd, 2012

The Future of the Left:
If there’s no new wave then there’s no fun.
March 31st 2012
“Try and find a better way, there is no other better way”
Welsh New Wave/Punk/Existentialist Rock band, McLusky.
A bit of an eclectic one for you this week, it’s time to think outside of the box, a little bit more leftfield as […]

4th XV claim the bragging rights…

February 20th, 2012

ORMSKIRK LIONS 23-22 ORMSKIRK BARBARIANS
SATURDAY FEBRUARY 18TH 2012
CRY HAVOC AND LET SLIP THE DOGS OF WAR
“Likewise be all manner of beasts, when they be brought into the field and cry havoc, then every man to take his part.”
Thomas De Brotherton, Duke of Norfolk, 1300-1338
Barbarian’s scrum-half, David Price, commented on Facebook that this was the most […]

The Big Match Preview

February 13th, 2012

The Eve of the War:
Ormskirk Lions v Ormskirk Barbarians
18th February 2012
2-15pm ko
“But who shall dwell in these worlds if they be inhabited? . . .
Are we or they Lords of the World? . . .
And how are all things made for man?”–
Johannes […]

Teams for Saturday 4.2.12

February 3rd, 2012

1st XV v Liverpool Collegiate (Home)
Meet @ 12.45pm
1.V Gately
2.D Salisbury
3.H Hirsimaki
4.D Hitchlock
5.P Davis
6.G Roberts
7.M Rothwell
8.K Mahood
9.G Prytherch
10.J Illingworth
11.J Hodson
12.M Johnson
13.J Curley
14.A Wilson
15.A Healey
Reserves: G Bowling, A Wroe, M Webster
2nd XV v Upper Eden (Away)
Meet @ 12pm
KO 2.15pm
1.D MacCready
2.C Parlour
3.S Foggarty
4.S Clarke
5.J Bennett
6.C Mitchell
7.R Williams
8.G Dawson
9.A Kirk
10.P Armstrong
11.S Lambie
12.A Croft
13.J Thomas
14.A Frost
15.A Lambie
Reserves: A Glover,N Gordon, […]

Teams for Saturday 28th Jan

January 27th, 2012

1st XV v Hoylake (Away)
Meet @ 12pm
1.V Gately
2.D Salisbury
3.H Hirsimaki
4.D Hitchlock
5.I Merrill
6.G Roberts
7.M Rothwell
8.B Davis
9.G Prytherch
10.J Illingworth
11.J Hodson
12.M Johnson
13.J Curley
14.A Lambie
15.A Healey
Reserves: G Bowling, A Croft, P Davis
2nd XV v Upper Eden (Home)
Meet @ 1.15pm
1.D MacCready
2.C Parlour
3.S Foggarty
4.S Clarke
5.T Harper
6.S Tasker
7.R Williams
8.G Dawson
9.A Kirk
10.P Armstrong
11.S Lambie
12.J Thomas
13.A Glover
14.A Frost
15.Joe Hodson
Reserves: R Pope, R Gregg, J […]

Ormskirk 3rd XV 18-17 Eagle 2nd XV

December 21st, 2011

Last Man Standing
“Let us learn to appreciate there will be times when the trees will be bare, and look forward to the time when we may pick the fruit”.
Anton Chekhov
It’s a dirty job, but someone has to do it, and that applies both to Saturday’s playing conditions and that of the tenure of captaincy. […]

Jack Call Cup match report, courtesy of Taff (obviously!)

October 27th, 2011

ORMSKIRK TIGERS (3rds) 38-21 ORMSKIRK LIONS (4ths)
SATURDAY OCTOBER 22TH 2011
DREAMS IN ELYSIAN FIELDS: JACK CALL CUP 2011
‘The only true measure of success is the ratio between what we might have done and what we might have been on the one hand, and the thing we have made and the things we have made […]

3rd team v New Brighton 3 (away) 15.10.11 - 13:00 meet

October 12th, 2011

1. T McDermott
2. A Povey
3. N O’Donovan
4. P Doyle
5. T Gladwin (capt)
6. J Stripp
7. S Tasker
8. P Kearney
9. G Owens
10. R Ward
11. J Lyon
12. S Eve
13. M Essex
14. P Jamieson
15. Joe Hodson
Res. TBC
Res. TBC
Res. TBC

Steel Habitat ‘Strength Camp’ at Ormskirk RUFC 24th-28th October

October 12th, 2011

Having previously held ‘Strength Camps’ at Fylde RFC Steel Habitat comes to Ormskirk! This ‘Strength Camp’ in Ormskirk will be the 1st to be held at this location. Head coach Mike Waywell alongside his coaching support staff will take charge of this camp, an Everton FC strength & conditioning intern will give the presentations on […]

3rd team v Formby Vikings 1s (home) 8.10.11 - 13:45 meet

October 6th, 2011

1. T McDermott
2. D Jonsonn
3. N O’Donovan
4. B Green
5. S Winder
6. J Lyon
7. S Tasker
8. P Kearney (capt)
9. G Owens
10. M Essex
11. R Ward
12. S Eaves
13. M Waterhouse
14. E Szymanski
15. Joe Hodson
Res. TBC
Res. TBC
Res. TBC

3rd XV v Sefton 4s Away 1.10.11 - 13:15 meet

September 28th, 2011

1. T McDermott
2. A Povey
3. N O’Donovan
4. B Green
5. N Buxton
6. P Kearney
7. S Tasker
8. T Gladwin (capt)
9. D Price
10. P Armstrong
11. P Jamieson
12. S Eaves
13. R Ward
14. J Lyon
15. Joe Hodson
Res. R Preston
Res. TBC
Res. TBC

3rd XV to play Liverpool Collegiate (Home) 24.9.11 - 13:45 meet

September 22nd, 2011

1. T McDermott
2. A Povey
3. N O’Donovan
4. A Dean
5. S Winder
6. J Lyon
7. S Tasker
8. T Gladwin (capt)
9. G Owens
10. P Armstrong
11. P Jamieson
12. S Eaves
13. M Waterhouse
14. R Ward
15. Joe Hodson
Res. D Price
Res. R Petterson
Res. TBC

3rd XV to play Eagle 2nd XV 17.9.11 - 13:15 meet

September 16th, 2011

1. T McDermott
2. A Povey
3. N Roper
4. P Doyle
5. S Winder
6. P Preston
7. S Tasker
8. T Gladwin (capt)
9. G Owens
10. R Ward
11. A Frost
12. M Essex
13. M Waterhouse
14. J Lyon
15. Joe Hodson
Res. R Pettersesn
Res. TBC
Res. TBC

3rd XV v Mossley Hill 2nd XV at Home (13:45 meet) 10.9.11

September 7th, 2011

1. T McDermott
2. A Povey
3. N O’Donovan
4. B Green
5. S Winder
6. J Wylie
7. S Tasker
8. T Gladwin (capt)
9. G Owens
10. R Ward
11. A Frost
12. S Eaves
13. M Waterhouse
14. S Lambie
15. Joe Hodson
Res. R Pettersesn
Res. P Doyle
Res. TBC

3rd XV 3.9.11

August 31st, 2011

3rd Team v Prenton 2 (home)
1.45pm meet - 3pm KO
1. T McDermott
2. J Stripp
3. N O’Donovan
4. B Green
5. S Winder
6. T Harper
7. S Tasker
8. T Gladwin (capt)
9. G Owens
10. R Ward
11. P Jamieson
12. S Eaves
13. M Waterhouse
14. A Frost
15. S Lambie
Res. R Pettersesn
Res. D Price
Res. TBC

2011 - 2012 Fixtures

August 31st, 2011

2011 - 2012 Fixtures

Old Parkonians silence the Lions roar

August 31st, 2011

Old Parkonians 33-19 Ormskirk Lions
‘As far as men go, its not what they are that interests me, but what they can become’
[…]

3rdXV v Parkonians

April 19th, 2011

The 3rd team ended their season on a high with a 10-try demolition of Parkonians 64-12. Ormskirk’s tries came from Mike Spenler (2) and 1 each from Joe Hodson, Sam Tasker, Brian Green, Paul Kearney, Ben Mcarthy, Rhys Ward, Gaz Owens and Paul Jamieson. Rhys ward and Sam Tasker kicked 1 conversion each with Golden […]


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