As part of Rugby School's 450th anniversary celebrations, a commemorative rugby ball is being passed round the world. On Saturday 4 February the ball was passed at RP, birthplace of international rugby.
Posted on Friday, 10 February 2017 @ 10:48
This week's reivew: club fixtures for U16s & U18s; schools' round-up
Posted on Friday, 10 February 2017 @ 09:50
This week: club training round-up; S1s v Heriot's; raffle winners
Posted on Thursday, 02 February 2017 @ 16:04
Thank you to everyone who supported the BATs/Mini Rugby Festive Raffle. Read on to see if you are a prize winner.
Posted on Thursday, 02 February 2017 @ 09:46
The first BATs' review of the year and both club and school rugby are back in full swing.
Posted on Thursday, 26 January 2017 @ 22:38
Festive review from BATs - round-up of the season so far and a look ahead to 2017.
Posted on Thursday, 22 December 2016 @ 22:11
The 2016 Festive Raffle in aid of Minis and BATs is now underway. Tickets cost £2 each and there are some great prizes available. Please support junior rugby.
Posted on Thursday, 15 December 2016 @ 21:20
This week: new S1&2 girls' sessions at Trinity Academy; S1 after-school club at Broughton HS; successful ACE session; S1s' social this Sunday.
Posted on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 @ 15:46
This week:S1s v Ponteland this Sunday - please come and support; schools' round-up.
Posted on Friday, 18 November 2016 @ 09:45
This week: P6 v Falkirk; S1 v Glasgow Hawks; primary and senior schools round-up.
Posted on Thursday, 10 November 2016 @ 20:29
This week's review: Trinity Academy work experience pupils; BATs' S1 fixtures; primary and senior school delivery.
Posted on Thursday, 03 November 2016 @ 14:05
This week: back in action after half term.
Posted on Friday, 28 October 2016 @ 07:49
Half term this week, so only the BATs' October Camp to report on.
Posted on Thursday, 20 October 2016 @ 19:24
This week: S1 v Ponteland; Trinity Academy v North Berwick; Broughton High School; and the October camps.
Posted on Monday, 10 October 2016 @ 22:05
This week: BATs S1 v Ponteland; club rugby round-up; Trinity Academy U18s beat Dunbar GS; primary school provision; and don't forget to book for the October camps.
Posted on Thursday, 06 October 2016 @ 19:40
This week: S1 and U16 club rugby round-up, including video; Trinity Academy matches; primary school delivery.
Posted on Thursday, 29 September 2016 @ 15:03
This week: What's on; S1s v Lismore; Trinity Academy v Preston Lodge; Ben Appleson takes his first senior school group; October camps - book now.
Posted on Thursday, 22 September 2016 @ 20:40
BATs October Camps, 18 & 19 October, 10.00-15.30. Primary Camp, P1-P7, £10 per day. Seconday Skills Camp, S1-S6, £15 per day including nutrition workshop.
Posted on Thursday, 22 September 2016 @ 20:04
A strong set of performances across the board at North Berwick on Sunday 11 September.
Details of coaching for Sunday 18 September.
Posted on Thursday, 15 September 2016 @ 13:43
North Berwick Minis Tournament, Sunday 11 September The minis tournament season for P3-7 gets underway at North Berwick on Sunday 12 September (Recreation Park, Dunbar Road, North B...
Posted on Thursday, 08 September 2016 @ 20:51
This week: new coaches for Wednesday sessions; S1 training starts; Trinity Academy match reports; new after school club at Drummond.
Posted on Thursday, 08 September 2016 @ 19:50
This week:what's on; good start to club rugby training; mini rugby BBQ; Trinity Academy v Lasswade; start of the after schools programme.
Posted on Wednesday, 31 August 2016 @ 14:44
Mini rugby training continues at Raeburn Place at 10:30am this Sunday, 28 August. James Munro from the senior club will be down at Raeburn Place to help with the coaching of P6.
All new ...
Posted on Friday, 26 August 2016 @ 11:16
This week: successful Back to Raeburn Day; raffle winner; BATs' training; the return of schools' rugby.
Posted on Wednesday, 24 August 2016 @ 22:18
The winning ticket in the raffle for the signed Scotland shirt is blue 303.
Posted on Monday, 22 August 2016 @ 14:58
This week's mini rugby news including Sunday training and Back to Raeburn Day.
Posted on Friday, 19 August 2016 @ 13:21
Back to Raeburn Day, Sunday 21 August, 11am-3pm. Family fun day to start the season, jointly hosted by Accies' Minis, BATs, EAFC and TRI. ALL welcome. Please come and join in the fun.
Posted on Monday, 15 August 2016 @ 13:31
The mini rugby season gets under way this Sunday, 14 August, for P2-6.
Posted on Thursday, 11 August 2016 @ 19:27
This week: Back to Raeburn Day; successful summer camp; Trinity Academy's South African tour.
Posted on Thursday, 11 August 2016 @ 19:04
This week: Back to Raeburn Day; evening touch sessions; summer camp; Trinity Academy almost off on tour.
Posted on Thursday, 14 July 2016 @ 17:14
This week: touch rugby; Trinity Academy tour training; school delivery; Rio Beach Olympics; & BATs' summer camp.
Posted on Thursday, 16 June 2016 @ 21:06
BATs' Summer Camp: 8-10 August, 10.00-15.30, RP. £30 per player. ALL 5-15 year olds welcome. No previous rugby experience necessary.
Posted on Wednesday, 08 June 2016 @ 21:08
All quiet on the Club front, but still some school rugby to report.
Posted on Monday, 16 May 2016 @ 16:10
This week: Minis at Murrayfield; P5 success at Forrester Mini Rugby Festival
Posted on Thursday, 12 May 2016 @ 17:12
This week: Trinity Academy 7s and tour training; Kaimes School at RP; mini section news.
Posted on Thursday, 12 May 2016 @ 17:06
This week: P5 success at Livingston tournament; Pro12 actvities at Murrayfield; Forrester Mini Rugby Festival.
Posted on Wednesday, 04 May 2016 @ 21:43
This week: match report, BATs U16 v Livingston; School of Rugby; Trinity Academy forthcoming South Africa tour
Posted on Wednesday, 04 May 2016 @ 21:36
This week: Minis P5s v Firenze report; Trinity Academy U16s 7s success; BATs U16s in Regional Bowl Final.
Posted on Wednesday, 27 April 2016 @ 20:44
This week: tour reports for P7s and U15s; success for Trinity Academy at Edinburgh School Sevens tournament.
Posted on Friday, 22 April 2016 @ 08:41
Tour report from the recent BATs P7s (U12s) tour to Windermere for the Internatinal Mini Rugby Series.
Posted on Wednesday, 20 April 2016 @ 20:40
Latest update from our mini rugby section.
Posted on Thursday, 14 April 2016 @ 13:09
This week in the BATs' review: coaching session for Dutch school; involvement in Pathways; and the BATs' team for the Ed Saunders' Cup.
Posted on Tuesday, 12 April 2016 @ 22:12
This week from BATs - review of the Easter Camp and the forthcoming Ed Saunders' Cup Match.
Posted on Tuesday, 05 April 2016 @ 21:03
A quiet week for schools and club rugby, due to the Easter break, but a successful Easter camp in full swing.
Posted on Thursday, 31 March 2016 @ 14:40
This week: the season is drawing to a close as the school holidays approach; round-up of after school clubs' activity; BATs' Easter Camp.
Posted on Wednesday, 23 March 2016 @ 21:56
This week: what's on; U16s v Forrester; schools' update; progress at after school clubs; and don't forget the Easter Camp.
Posted on Tuesday, 15 March 2016 @ 08:20
This week:what's on; club rugby; Accies/BATs' mini rugby tournament; schools' rugby; strong after school club activity.
Posted on Thursday, 10 March 2016 @ 22:32
Another successful Accies/BATs Minis Tournament was held at New Field on Sunday 6 March.
Posted on Thursday, 10 March 2016 @ 07:53
This week's review: what's on this week; National Minis' Conference; progress with schools rugby.
Posted on Wednesday, 02 March 2016 @ 19:29
Minis news including Saturday's guard of honour and Sunday's Accies/BATs mini rugby tournament.
Posted on Wednesday, 02 March 2016 @ 08:17
Help BATs P7s raise tour funds by getting your car washed: Saturday 12 March, Edinburgh Academy Junior School, 9am to 3pm.
Posted on Tuesday, 01 March 2016 @ 20:24
Short preview of the coming week, following the February break.
Posted on Monday, 22 February 2016 @ 21:40
This week's BATs' review: successful training sessions; S1/2s joint session with Forrester's and Stew Mel Lions; schools' round-up; and BATs' Easter Camp.
Posted on Thursday, 11 February 2016 @ 20:41
BATs' Easter Camp: 29-31 March, 10.00-15.30, RP. £30 per player. ALL 5-15 year olds welcome. No previous rugby experience necessary.
Posted on Wednesday, 27 January 2016 @ 21:19
This week's review: U18s v Portobello; this week's fixtures; schools' rugby and after school clubs in full swing.
Posted on Wednesday, 27 January 2016 @ 20:22
This week's review: schools, after school clubs and all levels of BATs' youth section back in action after the Christmas break.
Posted on Thursday, 21 January 2016 @ 19:08
Winners of the BATs/mini rugby Christmas raffle announced.
Posted on Monday, 21 December 2015 @ 12:36
No coaching for three weeks due to the holiday period.
Posted on Thursday, 17 December 2015 @ 13:35
This week's review: rain stops most play; date for U16 Bowl final at Murrayfield.
Posted on Thursday, 10 December 2015 @ 22:46
Mini rugby news: Guard of Honour & Exhibition Match v Stew Mel; Sunday's coaching arrangements.
Posted on Thursday, 10 December 2015 @ 19:19
Mini rugby news: Guard of Honour and exhibition match, Watsonians v Accies; Lasswade fixture; Sunday coaching.
Posted on Thursday, 03 December 2015 @ 20:19
This week in the BATs' review: Broughton Primary P3s & P4s; success for Trinity Academy v Watsons and in the Calum Veitch Memorial Tournament; BATs' training; and ACE.
Posted on Wednesday, 02 December 2015 @ 16:32
Posted on Friday, 27 November 2015 @ 14:07
Minis' activity, 28 and 29 November.
Posted on Thursday, 26 November 2015 @ 19:06
This week's BATs' review including lots of schools' activity and the result of the U16s semi-final against Stewartry.
Posted on Thursday, 19 November 2015 @ 23:20
BATs and Accies' Minis are running a joint raffle this season to help raise much needed funds. Great prizes. Tickets £10 for book of five or £2 each. Please help by buying and/or selling tickets. Thanks.
Posted on Thursday, 19 November 2015 @ 21:24
This week's BATs' review including BATs U16s v Stewartry in the Cup semi-final.
Posted on Thursday, 12 November 2015 @ 17:09
This week's BATs' review: Victoria Primary, Wardie ASC, Trinity Academy and BATs U16s v Ross Sutherland.
Posted on Thursday, 05 November 2015 @ 19:17
Mini rugby news: report from Madrascals tournament and this week's coaching arrangements.
Posted on Thursday, 05 November 2015 @ 18:30
Mini rugby news: guard of honour, team mascot, Madrascals tournament and this Sunday's coaching arrangements.
Posted on Thursday, 29 October 2015 @ 21:36
This week's BATs' review: schools' rugby back in full swing; the low-down on BATs' youth training; and the U16 Bowl.
Posted on Thursday, 29 October 2015 @ 20:04
This week BATs' review: schools' rugby, youth rugby, the BATs' October camp and Edinburgh Pathway Development.
Posted on Wednesday, 21 October 2015 @ 23:00
BATs' review of the past few weeks: schools' rugby, Autumn Games, U16s v Glenrothes and the BATs' October Camp.
Posted on Thursday, 15 October 2015 @ 10:45
Changes to mini rugby training due to half-term, plus tournament updates.
Posted on Tuesday, 13 October 2015 @ 17:13
Success for Accies & BATs minis at Stew Mel tournament on 4 October 2015.
Posted on Friday, 09 October 2015 @ 14:07
Tour report from the successful BATs P7 tour to Windermere for the International Mini Rugby Series.
The squad was unbeaten, scored 42 tries and only conceded six, and won the U12s trophy.
Posted on Thursday, 23 April 2015 @ 19:25
Another successful Mini Rugby Tournament took place on Sunday 15 March. Thanks to everyone involved.
Posted on Thursday, 19 March 2015 @ 21:28
Latest mini rugby news: guard of honour and mascot for 1st XV v Gala; success at Watsonians' tournament; looking forward to StewMel Lions' tournament.
Posted on Friday, 03 October 2014 @ 08:20
Latests mini rugby news: guard of honour and mascot for 1st XV v Heriot's; P7s cake sale in aid of tour to Windermere; North Berwick tournament; Sunday coaching.
Posted on Wednesday, 17 September 2014 @ 21:59
Latests minis news: guard of honour and mascot for 1st XV v Boroughmuir; Sunday training; welcome BBQ.
Posted on Wednesday, 03 September 2014 @ 21:35
The Mini rugby coaching continues on Sunday 24 August at 10:30am. This week coaching for P2, P3, P5, P6 and P7, will take place -----
Posted on Friday, 22 August 2014 @ 19:17
The mini rugby season starts on Sunday 17 August at 10:30am. All coaching normally takes place at Raeburn Place. However, for the first three weeks ----------
Posted on Friday, 15 August 2014 @ 16:19
It's never too soon to start planning the long summer holidays. Put the BATs summer camp on your children's list...
Posted on Thursday, 15 May 2014 @ 19:14
BATs P7s host a tri-nations tournament at Raeburn Place, Saturday 3 May, ko 12.00pm.
Posted on Thursday, 01 May 2014 @ 20:45
Another successful Accies/BATs Minis tournament was held at New Field on Sunday 16 March.
Posted on Thursday, 20 March 2014 @ 20:16
Minis - From 1st March all training reverts back to Raeburn Place - please contact your year group Head Coach for details
Posted on Sunday, 02 March 2014 @ 16:01
Posted on Saturday, 25 January 2014 @ 18:57