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Back Row (L - R) Jack Byrne, James Kelly, Hayden Smith, Chris Brownlow, Tony McLaughlin, Mike Mills, Andy Wood, Ben Cottam, Nick Sandbrook, Connor Orrell, Tom Evans
Middle Row (L - R) Mike Crouch (S&C Coach), Holly Heathcote (First Aider), Dan Earp (Physio), Tom Byrne, Paul, Darren Robinson Jr, Lewis Lockett, Alex Waddicar, Joe Smith, Chris Cockton, Niall Murphy, Tom Swift, Tom Crook, Gareth Evans, Mark Aspinall, Ryan Rollins, Brad Maclure, Darren Robinson Sr
Front Row (L-R) Rory Biggins, Jonny Stanfield, Will Bate, Alex Brodie (Club President), Louis Critchlow (1st XV Vice Captain), Dave Crouch (DOR), Rhys Pritchard (1st XV Captain), Mark Down (1st XV Manager), Alex Charnock (2nd XV Captain), Mark Chappelhow (Senior Chair), Josh Holmes, Joe Speakman, Piers Crowther

Welcome to the home of Bolton RUFC 1st XV

Following relegation from North 1 West, Bolton RUFC 1st XV now ply their trade in Lancashire/Cheshire 1 (level 7), but are targeting a return to Level 6 as soon as possible.

We are always on the look out for new players, so feel free to come down to training or contact us via the website for more information.

11/12 - Alan Stone Bowl - Runners Up
12/13 - Level 8 Promotion Play-Off Winners
13/14 - Level 7 Promotion Play-Off Winners & Lancashire Cup Winners
15/16 - Level 7 Promotion Play-Off Finalists

Upcoming training sessions

  • Tue 18 Dec, 19:00 - 20:30 Senior Training Club
  • Thu 20 Dec, 19:00 - 20:30 Senior Training Bolton RUFC, Avenue Street, BL1 3AW
  • Thu 3 Jan, 19:00 - 20:30 Senior Training Bolton RUFC, Avenue Street, BL1 3AW
  • Tue 8 Jan, 19:00 - 20:00 Senior Training Ladybridge FC, BL6 4EP


Rhys Pritchard Captain
Mike Crouch Coach
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An alternative view.... Bolton vs Leigh

Resident model Josh Holmes reports, having withdrawn due to a Monday morning 'Modelling' gig in Wales....

Squad for Pre-season Friendly Named

Bolton V Didsbury, 14:30 kick off at Avenue Street. Drinks in the clubhouse afterwards to celebrate Paul Fernside's 40th!

Key Summer dates for the diary

Pre-season training, every Tuesday & Thursday 7 – 8.30 All current and new players welcome to blow out the cobwebs.

Director of Rugby appointed

Bolton RUFC are pleased to announce that current Head Coach Dave Crouch will be taking on a expanded role of Director of Rugby at the Club.

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