Mountain Ash RFC Welcomes All Players

All players are welcome to training at Mountain Ash RFC, "the Old Firm".

Training for the 1st, 2nd and Youth XVs is every Tuesday and Thursday, starting at 6:45pm at Mountain Ash Comprehensive School - change under the Stand at Duffryn Pennar Park first.

Mountain Ash 1st XV plays in Division 1 East Central, the 2nd XV play in the newly formed 13 team Rhondda and East Glamorgan Conference League, and Mountain Ash Youth play in the top division of the Blues Youth League.

Mountain Ash Youth have had 4 excellent seasons, being Blues Division BE champions in 2013/14 and 2014/15. For the last few years the team has played in the Blues Youth League's top division of BA. They won the Heart of Wales Cup in 2014/15 and 2015/16, and were runners-up in 2016/17 and last season. They are looking for new squad members for this season. All new players welcome to attend.

Mountain Ash RFC also runs teams from Under 7s up to and including Under 15s. Training has started for all these age groups. If anyone wants further details, please E-Mail and someone involved in running the Mini and Junior Section will get back to you.

The club has a long and proud history and will start its 143rd season in September 2018. Thirteen players have represented Wales from the club, seven of them while playing for Mountain Ash. One player went on to play for the British Lions, three for Wales "A" / "B", five Youth players played for Wales from the club, and recently, three young players have represented Wales Under 20s. Numerous players have played representative rugby below International level. Mountain Ash RFC is a good breeding ground for any young player and welcomes all players and their families to come along and join in.