Posts by darancharlton

Mini’s flair at DIOK

Match Report: Tom Goodwin The BSN took a good squad of fifteen fearless fellows to face the best that Leiden, Rotterdam and Voorburg could throw at them. The weather looked like it wanted to dampen spirits, but soon the drizzle had abated and the scene was set. Match 1 vs. DIOK 2 DIOK were unusual…

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Scary stuff at the Hookers!

It was Halloween weekend, and we weren’t disappointed… small pitches, confusing field markings, dodgy decisions, drawn out schedule, variable game times… so you can’t say the Hookers didn’t get into the spirit of the occasion! Probably the biggest shock of all was that the Mini’s were able to field a team at all, with the…

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Mini’s Win Second Tournament of the Season at Haarlem

Match report: Thomas Goodwin As the picture below attests, this was a rugby players day for rugby. With the west wind lashing in horizontally, we were wet through within minutes. Daran was heard to comment that the rugby was akin to playing with a balloon in a wind tunnel. Luckily spirits weren’t dampened in the…

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New Mini’s win the “Openingstoernooi” at Delft

The Mini’s 2017-2018 season, started at the aptly named ‘Openingstoernooi’ tournament at Delft. Seven of the thirteen-man squad were playing their first ever Mini’s game after a single training session earlier in the week. Had the weather not been so warm and sunny, we would have had a near riot on our hands given the elongated…

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Open Day – 9th September 2017

Come and meet the coaches and watch us training at our Open Day at The British School 10am-12pm on Saturday 9th September 2017. You don’t have to be a British School student to be a part of the success of the BSN Rugby Club. We train both boys and girls aged from 5 to 17…

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Mini’s 2016-2017 Season – Final Score

Season Record Won – 73 Lost –  17 Draw – 5 Tries Scored: 468 Tries Conceded: 145  Season Summary Jan van Burg Toernooi Winners at The Hookers RC – October 2016 Bondsdag Competition Winners at Octopus RC – November 2016 District Championship Runner-up at HRC RC – March 2017 Bondsdag Competition Winners at Bulldogs RC –…

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U10 Benji’s excel at Tournoi de la Table Magique

On the outskirts of Mons, deep in the south of Belgium, a group of impressive young boys – clad in their black, orange and white livery – stepped from their bus into the village of Frameries. The smoke from a number of campfires spiralled into the air as the sounds of Flemish, French, Dutch, Luxembourgish…

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Jasper Davies selected for the U17 squad against Wales!

Congratulations to Jasper Davies for being selected to play for the U17’s Netherlands squad against Wales on Saturday, April 22nd. The match will be played at the National Rugby Center in Amsterdam. Kick-off is at 15:00, so if your around, please come and support Jasper and the rest of the squad, it’s sure to be…

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Mini’s runners-up to Oemoemone at Etten-Leur

With Easter right around the corner, the Mini’s travelled to Etten-Leur for the Pre-Paas Toernooi. We always like visiting Etten-Leur, as their events are always well organised and you’re sure to play good or at least unfamiliar teams from outside our district. With two qualifying groups and 6 potential games, we settled in for the…

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