Allan Glens RFC

Allan Glens sports pitches have been located in the heart of Bishopbriggs since 1923.

Our Vision
The aim of Allan Glens RFC is to provide a platform from which children, young people and adults can participate in a club sport which sets out to develop a range of sporting, social, and  communication skills. Further, the inclusive approach adopted by Allan Glens encourages and develops a range of life-skills including; confidence, resilience and leadership skills.

Developing our players
To support all those who want to learn and play rugby, all our coaches are SRU qualified and attend dedicated coaching development sessions to update their qualifications. The club employs a Rugby Development Officer who oversees coaching sessions with the children and young players within our Academy section.

Our Age Groups

  • Allan Glens RFC Academy;
  • Our Minis section consists of our Rugby Rascals group (pre-school)/ Primary 1-3, Primary 4, Primary 5, Primary 6 and Primary 7 sections.
  • Our Midi sections supports teams at S1, S2. Under 15, Under 16 and under 18 level.
  • Allan Glens RFC Senior Club
  • We operate both a 1st XV and 2nd XV teams

Our Season
The season officially commences in August and lasts until late May, in effect the school year. Training for the older Mini and Midi section takes place midweek and on a Sunday (unless there are matches). We aim to train outdoor for as long as we can, however, indoor training is a feature during January and February.

Fixtures
The majority of matches from P1-3 up to S2 are friendly matches, including festivals and tournaments.
Our Under 15’s, 16’s and 18’s enter regional leagues with competitive matches and cup competitions.
Our senior teams compete in national and league and cup competitions.

 

Allan Glens RFC