Jon Welsh signs new Glasgow contract

Jon Welsh, the former GHA prop, has signed a new three-year contract with Glasgow Warriors. He joined Warriors in 2008 after impressive performances for Scotland’s Club International team, and he has become a regular starter at loose head this season. He made his debut for Scotland A in the win against Tonga at Galashiels two months ago, and [...]

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Jon and Josh reach for the heights

Jon Welsh, the former GHA prop now with Glasgow Warriors, has taken another step towards an international cap with an invitation to join Scotland’s Six Nations Championship training squad at St Andrews next week. He made his Scotland A debut in the win against Tonga at Galashiels in November.

A current GHA prop, Josh Low, also is [...]

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Hearts & Heroes Challenge

The Hearts & Balls charity for injured rugby players and along with Poppyscotland (who help injured soldiers), are holding a major fundraising event on 15 May, this year.

It is a walk/run of 29 miles over the Southern Upland Way from St Mary's Loch to Melrose RFC. It can be done in bronze (12 miles), silver (21 miles) or gold (29 [...]

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Bob Mutch Notice

Robert L. Mutch

It is with regret that the Club has learned of the death of Bob Mutch, at his home in Aberdeenshire.

Bob had been in poor health for some time and following the death of his wife Ethel in 2009, his health had further deteriorated until he passed away today, Friday 8th January 2010.

As a past Vice [...]

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IRB Sevens Debut for James and Peter

Two former GHA players, James Eddie and Peter Jericevich, are in the Scotland squad for the start of the IRB Sevens World Series next month. It is the first time in the sevens for both players, though they have played age-grade international rugby and James was in the Scotland A squad who won the IRB Nations Cup in Bucharest five months ago. [...]

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The Mighty Push

David Millar, a former Scotland U19 / U21 International and Glasgow District representative player is set to embark on a 250 mile handcycle journey on New Zealand's South Island in aid of spinal cord research. David suffered a serious spinal cord injury whilst playing in New Zealand 20 years ago and aims to use this journey to help raise money [...]

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GHA’s Festive Event Schedule

Mini Christmas Party
Sunday 20th December 2009
10.30AM @The Club

Mini Section Match v Dads/Coaches..Same format as previous years...organised chaos but great fun for all...Parents (Muns and Dads) are encouraged to take part. Followed by .. Santa (with pressies) Food and Party Games. Don't miss a great day for all the [...]

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Scotland A debut for Jon Welsh

Jon Welsh, the former GHA prop, has added to his rugby CV with his selection at loose head in the Scotland A team for the match against Tonga at Netherdale, Galashiels, on Friday 20 November. Chosen in his favoured position at loose head, he is one of just two players in the starting XV who have not previously played for either the national team [...]

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