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 the BT West League Division 1.
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 7.00 - 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.
Following yesterdays news, we are delighted to announce the appointment of Craig Davidson as Carrick RFC/Carrick Academy rugby development officer. Craig who came through a competitive interview process and demonstrated a real vision of how to build on the foundations that have been laid at Carrick Academy will start his new position in August.
Craig who was pupil at Carrick Academy for 6 years, a former school 1st XV captain and Modern Apprentice has been brought up in the tradition of rugby at the school and has played a vital role in establishing Carrick Academy as the biggest 'School of Rugby' in the country with over 60 pupils taking part in the S1 and S2 programme. Next season he will oversee the introduction of the S3 S of R programme and also establish a mini section via the local cluster primary schools.
The committee are delighted to announce the appointment of Gordon Brown as player/head coach. Gordon who is the Head of Rugby at Carrick Academy and has played for Irvine, Kilmarnock and Ayr is looking forward to linking both the school and club together to make sure that rugby in the Maybole area has the best structure possible.
Gordon who also coached at Kilmarnock over the past two seasons will be assisted by his old coach John McHarg who has coached and played at the highest level and oversaw the emergence of Irvine RFC through the National leagues as well as Stevie Edwards who is a former SRU Development Officer and brings with him a wealth of experience including working with Gordon at Carrick Academy last season. The club is delighted to have such an ambitious and experienced trio at the helm.
Update on Carrick Tour to Cardiff.
Please note £60 needs to be paid by 30th June, as accommodation to be paid in full 40 days before arrival. The full amount expected to be £100 or £110 to be paid by 28th July. This includes price of tour t-shirt.
Money can be paid to any committee member.
Dress code for Friday is tour t-shirt and kilt as is normal on tour and Saturday night fancy dress.
Bus expected to leave Carrick Speakers Club at 10am.
Carrick visited birkmyre for the first game of the league season this saturday. The first half was a scrappy affair with both sides struggling to turn possession and territory into points. Carrick missed an early penalty attempt at the posts with Birkmyre scoring two in return to finish the first half at 6-0