Notice Board

Two members of Rugby Divers will be in attendance, with their equipment, to see if any of our members would be interested in taking up sub aqua as part of The British Sub Aqua Club's  Diving for All programme.
They will have control of the pool from 7.00 pm onwards. It should be an exciting evening.

AGM Saturday 3rd March

posted 4 Feb 2018, 04:16 by Bernard Purdy   [ updated 11 Feb 2018, 01:22 ]

Rugby Sport for the Disabled Association (RSDA) will hold their Annual General Meeting for the year 2017 on:

Saturday 3rd March


Rugby Thornfield Indoor Bowls Club

The meeting will start at 10.30am.
There will be no RSDA activities at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Centre on that day.
In addition to the normal agenda there will be 7 proposed changes to the constitution and a proposal to reverse last year's decision to dissolve the association.
Only those who are paid up members on Saturday 10th February will be entitled to vote at this meeting.
Renewal forms are available at our regular sessions at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Centre.

Membership renewal now due

posted 4 Jan 2018, 01:33 by Bernard Purdy

Membership of Rugby Sport for the Disabled Association is now due for renewal. Please try to renew as soon as possible.
If you have not renewed by 10th February you will not be eligible to vote at the

 AGM on 3rd March.

Renewal forms are available on Saturday mornings, or the attached form can be used and sent in with the renewal fee, which is still £4

New time for Archery

posted 17 Nov 2017, 01:18 by Bernard Purdy   [ updated 25 Nov 2017, 06:59 ]

Crossbow and Archery have now moved to Thursday afternoon from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm. The last half hour is reserved for putting equipment away and the store area has now been re-arranged to make this easier.

Invictus Games medallists

posted 3 Nov 2017, 03:35 by Bernard Purdy   [ updated 25 Nov 2017, 07:02 ]

Invictus Games Medallists

James McGill and Jen Warren

Visited us
This Saturday, 25th November
10.30 to 12.00
To talk about the Games
Both were multiple medal winners in the games in Toronto in September and Jen was Vice-Captain of the British team.
They gave an inspiring talk and showed slides  in courts 5 & 6 of the sports hall

The Mayor of Rugby

Councillor Mrs Belinda Garcia also visited us and showed a great deal of interest in our activities

RSDA with support from GLL

posted 11 Aug 2017, 03:40 by Bernard Purdy

The committee of Rugby Sport for the Disabled Association (RSDA) have met with the Relief Manager and Community Sport Officer of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Centre (QDJC) and had a very helpful discussion on the way forward.
More details will become available in the coming weeks, but GLL  would like RSDA to continue, very much in its current form with support from GLL.
They will be able to provide much help in the way of training, marketing and funding opportunities.
The committee feel that the future of RSDA now looks vey much brighter than it has done for a long time.
We will keep you up to date with developments as they happen

RSDA tops the World Crossbow Rankings

posted 3 Sep 2014, 11:52 by Bernard Purdy   [ updated 28 Aug 2016, 01:25 ]

Three members of Rugby Sport for the Disabled Association (RSDA) now head the world rankings in crossbow shooting.
The World Crossbow Shooting Association (WCSA) rankings include all categories:
Men, Ladies, Juniors, Seniors and Disabled.

Target Crossbow

 As of August 2016 the number 1 ranking in both Indoor and Outdoor Target  Crossbow shooting is RSDA member Iris Bingham.

Sport Crossbow

As of August 2016 the number 1 ranking Indoor Sport Crossbow shooting is RSDA member Graeme Mooney followed by fellow member Kevin Rumble who is ranked number 2 and Mick Watters at number 4
Hazel Duckett and Stewart Morris  are also in the top ten
Graeme Mooney and Kevin Rumble are also in the top 5 in the outdoor category.
Congratulations to all of them

The Passing of KMLC

posted 9 Aug 2013, 11:44 by Bernard Purdy   [ updated 2 Oct 2017, 00:36 ]

The Ken Marriott Leisure Centre finally seems to have gone for good.

Now you see it

Taken on 8th August 2013

Now you don't

Taken on 10th August 2013

Apparently it came down on the afternoon of 9th August 2013

Meanwhile, the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Centre is nearly there

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