News posted in March 2011

It is extremely appropriate that we are playing against West today as both clubs are steeped in history and heritage. Last Sunday was ------

Posted on Thursday, 31 March 2011 @ 20:02

After Saturday, when the 1XV play their last XVs match this season, thoughts turn to the sevens circuit - although ------

Posted on Thursday, 31 March 2011 @ 16:07

After what seems a long long season the 1XV reach their last XVs match for the 2010/11 season. And what a season it's been ------

Posted on Thursday, 31 March 2011 @ 00:58

You don't often get the chance to win a game at the Greenyards, but the 2nds definitely could have on Saturday, but for some lapses in concentration at key times ------

Posted on Monday, 28 March 2011 @ 20:05

On the eve of the 140th anniversary of the first ever international rugby match, which was played at Raeburn Place, Edinburgh Accies U20s made their own little bit of history by ------

Posted on Monday, 28 March 2011 @ 16:43

In the morning an advertisement appeared in the “The Scotsman” indicating the time and the place and an entrance fee of one shilling of the first football international to be played under ------

Posted on Sunday, 27 March 2011 @ 00:03

It's been a successfull four days for Accies with three cups being won. ---------

Posted on Saturday, 26 March 2011 @ 22:51

There will be a small informal gathering at 10.30 on Sunday morning (27 March 2011) at Raeburn Place to celebrate the 140th anniversary of first ever international – all are welcome, ------

Posted on Thursday, 24 March 2011 @ 16:39

This week the Club has five teams playing - very demanding at this time of the season - even when there were over sixty training on Tuesday evening ------

Posted on Thursday, 24 March 2011 @ 00:34

The Accies 'student' seven won the Scottish Student Premier Sevens Cup held on Wednesday 23rd March at Broughton's Wardie playing fields. ------

Posted on Wednesday, 23 March 2011 @ 20:52

Why not do your bit to help all those in dire need after the Japanese earthquake? There will be a cake sale at RP this Sunday morning 27th March from 10:30 hrs to raise money for th...

Posted on Tuesday, 22 March 2011 @ 11:08

Edinburgh Academy won the Brewin Dolphin Under-16 Scottish Schools Cup at Murrayfield on Sunday beating StewMel U16 8-36 ------

Posted on Monday, 21 March 2011 @ 19:05

The gauntlet for the first international having been thrown down by the senior Scottish clubs was picked up appropriately enough by Blackheath, one of London's oldest clubs. It was BH Burns the ------

Posted on Sunday, 20 March 2011 @ 22:19

Last Friday Sam Atkin and James Munro both appeared from the bench for Scotland U20 against England ------

Posted on Friday, 18 March 2011 @ 00:26

The 2XV play Boroughmuir 2XV at Raeburn Place with an early kick off at 12.00 because of the international programme ------

Posted on Thursday, 17 March 2011 @ 23:48

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Posted on Tuesday, 15 March 2011 @ 17:06

Another week without 1XV rugby leaves the 2XV, Blues, U20s and BATs U18s - all playing at home - as the teams to watch ------

Posted on Thursday, 10 March 2011 @ 23:02

Congratulations to Sam Atkin and James Munro who are both selected in the Scotland U20 squad to play England U20 on Friday evening ------

Posted on Thursday, 10 March 2011 @ 23:00

It has been a very enjoyable first season in charge. All a coach can ever ask of his players is 100% effort both in training and on match days. Save the odd ------

Posted on Thursday, 03 March 2011 @ 23:36

A warm welcome to our friends from Rubislaw, Aberdeen GSFP, and in particular their president, Jim Andrews, his committee and all their supporters. Also, we welcome ------

Posted on Thursday, 03 March 2011 @ 23:21

Edinburgh Accies skipper Dan Teague insists that promotion to the top flight is not enough for the Raeburn Place side. A 20-15 win over Aberdeen ------

Posted on Thursday, 03 March 2011 @ 22:47