Blaydon RFC are delighted to announce an initial two year partnership with leading sporting teamwear specialist, Macron

The partnership was agreed after a comprehensive selection process against agreed criteria, with sample goods produced as part of the process to verify ‘look & feel’ and Macron wining overall, scoring well on quality, delivery, range and availability via an online shop.

We have been working on this deal for some time and a lot is already in place, product range and design are agreed, a new online shop is being built, so goods can be delivered direct to your home

This is great news for Blaydon, Marcon is a well known brand, great delivery and product range and will allow us to completely re-brand all elements of the club, to one club, they will be our sole clothing supplier.


Macron is recognised for the quality, design and technical features of its products which secured the brand a position of leadership in the world of international rugby.

At national team level, Macron sponsors Italy, Scotland, Portugal and Germany. At club level, the long list of sponsored teams includes; Newcastle Falcons, Northampton Saints, Glasgow Warriors, Edinburgh Rugby, Scarlets, Cardiff Blues, Pau, Lyon and Biarritz, while in the referee sector Macron is also technical sponsor of the Guinness Pro14.

“Their proven track record of supplying quality kit for teams and supporters of both club and national teams is there for all to see, and we look forward to a long and mutually-beneficial partnership.”


Durham County Intermediate Cup Final to be held on AGP at Blaydon on Wednesday 15th May

The final of the County Intermediate Cup –  Durham City v South Shields Westoe

will take place on

Wednesday May 15th 2019 at Crowtrees the home of Blaydon RFC

with a 7.30 pm kick off


Bar will be open, all drinks (alcoholic & soft) purchased from the bar taken pitch-side will be in plastic glasses and no drinks other than water are allowed within the white boundary fence of the AGP.

Entrance fees, supporting Durham RFU

  • Adults:                                                               £5.00
  • Concessions for senior citizens:            £3.00
  • Free to holders of current County Handbook
  • Under 16s free


It is with sadness Blaydon RFC announce the loss of Eric Kings

Eric (Crusher) Kings last played rugby at Blaydon RFC in the 80s as a prop forward


Our thoughts are with his family at this time


His funeral will be held on Tuesday 21st May, 12-45 West Road Crematorium and returning to Newburn Club

Happy Easter from all at Blaydon RFC

Bar opening hours over Easter:

• Good Friday – closed
• Easter Saturday – midday to 11pm
• Easter Sunday – 12 to 5pm
• Easter Monday – Closed


Durham Senior Cup – Blaydon v Darlington MP at Crowtrees

GAME CANCELLED – Tuesday 16th April

KO 7:30



Under 14s Rugby News

Blaydon U14s in Durham County Cup semi-final – Sunday 14th April


Blaydon U14s take on Durham City
in Durham County U14s Cup semi-final
at Crowtrees
Sunday 14th April, Kick off 11am



Durham County – 4th Team Shield Final – Saturday 13th April

Blaydon Bricks take on Houghton Boars

for Durham County 4th Team Shield

Game to be played at Ryton

Saturday 13th April, Kick off 3pm



Durham U20’s to play at Blaydon this Sunday, 14th April

Durham U20’s take on Surrey

in semi-final of Tier 2 playoff of the

Jason Leonard U20 County Championship

at Crowtrees this Sunday, 14th April
Kick off 2pm


Current table standing:

Saturday 30th March – 1st team selection for Kendal

Kick off at Kendal 3pm

Kendal XV Vs Blaydon Bricks KO 1pm



NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (AGM) – to be held on Thursday 2nd May 2019

Blaydon RFC AGM will be held on Thursday 2nd May starting at 7:30pm in the Derwent Suite at the club.

An active full club membership is required to attend

Agenda and nominations required for Executive Committee positions will be shared soon.