U10s – Tring Festival – March 19

So much happening as we gallop towards the end of the season – it’s taken two posts for one weekend. An outstanding morning of U10s rugby saw two fired-up OAs squads at the immensely popular Tring Festival – a great location in the Chiltern hills. We achieved a 90% record on the day, with one squad unbeaten … Continue reading

U10s – High Wycombe Away – March 19

Big thanks from coaches and parents for organising a great session at High Wycombe. We were privileged to be playing on clearly marked pitches, with 5m lines and not a cone in sight – what a treat ! Our hosts were terrific, referees balanced and keen to maintain fluid play which worked really well. Wycombe mixed in a … Continue reading

Nigel Cartwright

It is with great sadness that I have to advise everyone associated with Old Albanian RFC of the passing of Nigel Cartwright following a short illness. Not only was Nigel a former captain of the First XV and an Honorary Life President of the club, he can be aptly described as one of the builders … Continue reading

Grizzlies v Harpenden 3’s 261116

Grizzlies vs Harpenden 3Xvs The Grizzlies travelled the short distance up the road to try and get revenge on bitter rivals Harpenden. The local derby between Top of the table OA’s Grizzlies and bottom of the table Harpenden saw Harpenden complete an unbelievable double over the Grizzles. Fortunately the result didn’t affect the standing in … Continue reading