Hyndland RFC

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Hyndland RFC
Full nameHyndland Rugby Football Club
UnionScottish Rugby Union
Founded1933; 86 years ago (1933)
LocationScotstoun, Scotland
Ground(s)Scotstoun Stadium
League(s)West Division Three
2018–19West Division Three. 7th of 9

Hyndland RFC is a rugby union side based in Scotstoun, Glasgow, Scotland.The club was founded in 1933.[1] They play their home games at Scotstoun Stadium.[2]

History[edit]

Hyndland RFC has access to some of the best training facilities in Glasgow (as Scotstoun Stadium is home to Glasgow Warriors.) [1] They also use Victoria Park in Scotstoun to train.[3] The club use the Partick Bowling club as a clubhouse.[4] They have a long-standing[5] annual pre-season fixture against Waid Academy F.P. to play for a silver chalice.[6]

Hyndland Sevens[edit]

The club host an Under-23 Sevens tournament. The entrants play for the Kurt Lief Cup.[7]

Honours[edit]

  • Hyndland Sevens[7]
    • Champions: 1961
  • Waid Academy F.P. Sevens[8]
    • Champions: 1986
  • Strathendrick Sevens[9]
    • Champions: 1987
  • Moray Sevens[10]
    • Champions: 1984

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/sru-files/HyndlandRFC_Head_Coach.pdf
  2. ^ "Contact - Hyndland RFC". www.pitchero.com.
  3. ^ Glasgow, What's On. "Pre-Season Rugby Touch Training at Victoria Park, Glasgow West End". What's On Glasgow.
  4. ^ "Information - Hyndland RFC". www.pitchero.com.
  5. ^ "Hyndland RFC on Instagram: "Hyndland RFC v WaidFPs this Saturday, in a long standing preseason friendly. With a 'full' bench of outstanding Scottish quality, its sure…"". Instagram.
  6. ^ "Hyndland RFC". www.facebook.com.
  7. ^ a b "Hyndland Sevens". July 1, 2019.
  8. ^ "Waid Academy F.P. Sevens". June 7, 2019.
  9. ^ "Strathendrick Sevens". June 7, 2019.
  10. ^ "Moray Sevens". June 7, 2019.

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