|Golf Report for 2012|
Bath Past Players Golf Society- 2012 Season Report
In a rain affected Summer the Bath Past Players completed an unbeaten season!
Headline Result: Played six, won six. Two matches not completed. One cancelled.
22 March at The Bristol GC
Result: Bath 300 Stableford points; Gloucester PP... [Read More]
|Rec happenings 2012|
For those who are living in distant places, here are the latest statements released by The Real Friends of the Rec last year. The much needed development of the Rec draws ever closer as Bath Rugby seeks a way forward that will make the ground profitable for the club and a worthy venue for a... [Read More]
|ROT April 2013 - 5|
A tale from Lord Julian Darling
TROUT FISHING IN THE HINDU KUSH
Pakistan may not be at the top of everyone’s wish list as a holiday destination, but that is where I went in August 2008. For a long while William, our long-time family solicitor, had been trying to persuade me to join him on his... [Read More]
|ROT April 2013 - 4|
Hooker Mark Roberts tells his story
I joined Bath RFC in the summer of 1985 after 2 seasons with leading Welsh team Pontypridd RFC. One of the main reasons for moving was that Bath was beginning to be seen as the top club in the UK and also I had won a scholorship to do an Masters in Business... [Read More]
|ROT April 2013 - 3|
From our colleague John West in New Zealand – “Bath Rugby and beyond”
In the January 2013 newsletter I found it very interesting to read the items about the team in the early 1960’s as it was during that time that I played. It was nice to be reminded of the names of many that I played with. I... [Read More]
|Annual Re-Union 2013|
This year, at the request of Bath Rugby, the Re-Union was brought forward to Saturday 9th February to coincide with the home match against Worcester Warriors. It was feared that a Re-Union in the winter months would prevent some elder statesmen from attending but this was not the case.
We... [Read More]
|ROT January 2013 - 3|
The Centre – inside, outside or left, right?? - whose pace and skill help to open up locked defences. They possess the ability to break down opposition defences by running differing lines of attack or, by the use of skilful interplay, attempt to create space for the flying wing men.
Since 1950... [Read More]
|Mulligan - Bill|
Bill was a character, always with a smile and a humorous remark – a proud, lifelong supporter of the Bath Club and a stalwart member of the Past Players Association. He was always keen to receive his ROT and to see if he got a mention! He would sometimes write an article for the ROT.
Bill was... [Read More]
|Galley - Jim|
Cricketer, rugby player, golfer, practical joker and impromptu speaker Jim Galley passed away in October 2012 at the age of 68 after being diagnosed with a lung tumour.
He was a talented sportsman and excelled in whatever sport he played. His rugby career with Bath as a scrumhalf was... [Read More]
|ROT January 2013 - 2|
The 1997/98 season saw the 3rd year of the professional game unfold. Bath were seeking to strengthen their squad with the likes of Welsh international and Lions star Ieuan Evans appearing in Bath colours in November 1997.
The back division now had a centre pairing of Phil De Glanville and Jerry... [Read More]