A finger buffet was on offer to ball sponsor G &T Security and match sponsor Pickles Agriculture Ltd before the match but it was the cordon blue desert of the match which was the highlight of the day. A feast of eight tries, for the Maybole side, in a demolition of promotion hopefuls Stewartry.Read More
On Saturday Carrick 1st XV hosted Clydebank on a sunny, warm day at Academy Fields. The side were keen to make up for last week’s poor performance and with the return of John Dewar and Gary Thomson Carrick were looking more like the side that defeated Stewartry in their first home game.Read More
We currently play out of Carrick Academy, which can be found on Kirkoswald Rd in Maybole and compete in West Division 2.
If you are interested in joining us for training you are more than welcome - whether looking for a game or just a bit of fitness, we train at Carrick Academy on Tuesday nights from 7.30-9.00pm. Please come to the changing rooms in the Community Wing, and bring along trainers as well as boots as we often train on the astro grass.
Carrick’s first league game in West 2 is on the 31st of August at Maybole. The visitors that day will be Stewartry who narrowly missed promotion last season. This, so early in the season, is a must win game if Coach Brown’s hope to be involved in the promotion race is realised.
Small change to Saturdays pre-season Fixtures
2nd XV play Irvine, 1pm KO at the school.
1st XV play Helensburgh, 3pm KO at the school.
Carrick RFC take possession of the keys to the Maybole charity shop on Friday 12th July with doors opening at 12pm.
Head coach Gordon Brown is delighted to announce that Robbie Stewart will be assisting himself and John McHarg during the clubs preparations for the new season. Robbie who was Head coach at Kilmarnock RFC last season and also worked with Gordon at Killie and Irvine will bring a wealth of experience and a freshness to the back room team.
Pre-season training starts on Tuesday 25th June with a 7.00pm start. All players are asked to meet at the school for 6.45pm. There will be a players meeting after training and all players are asked to attend.
Head Coach Gordon Brown is delighted to announce that Stephen Raby will be this years captain. Stephen who returns from a two season spell at Stirling County will bring a wealth of experience to the role and will also have the advantage of working at the Academy as he will be undertaking his probation year as a PE teacher.
We’d like to say a big thank you to all who have put hands in pockets over the past couple of months as we can now say that we are half way to achieving our target of raising £3000 to put towards kit costs for ALL PLAYERS for this coming season.