Please note that there is a separate 25 Club page on the Llandovery RFC web site with a drop down menu for newsletters. There is also a separate page for match reports.
1) FIRST/LAST TRY COMPETITION
In the fifth of the first/last try competitions of the season (Llandovery v Pontypool), the winners were Geri Davies (9) and Howard Potter (17).
Lee Rees scored the first try to the £50 benefit of Geri and replacement Taylor Davies crossed for the last Llandovery try to earn Howard the other £50.
The sixth round of the competition will be on November 25 on the occasion of the Llandovery v Newport game.
On production of their membership card, 25 Club members can take advantage of a 10% discount when eating in at The West End Café.
Ozzy’s have also generously offered a 10% discount on purchases.
Bookmakers Dragonbet (dragonbet.co.uk) offered odds on the Llandovery v Pontypool game. They gave Pooler a 12 point start against the Drovers.
Llandovery won by a margin of 16 (37-21)) so a number of 25 Club members who backed the team to win by over 12 points were in the money.
4) SIX NATIONS
Members can now apply for their pair of complimentary tickets for any one of Wales’s home games in the 2024 Six Nations.
Wales v Scotland Feb 3; Wales v France March 12; Wales v Italy March 16.
Please send requests to Gina at the club, the sooner the better.
5) PREMIERSHIP RESULTS Nov 10 -12 2023
Llandovery 37 Pontypool 21; Neath 19 Bridgend 26; Cardiff 15 Newport 26; Merthyr 49 Aberavon 35; RGC 38 Carmarthen Quins 12; Pontypridd 35 Swansea 18
League table at 12/11/2023
7) LIST OF FIRST/LAST TRY COMPETITION WINNERS AFTER ROUND 5 (in bold)
Paul Adams 20
John Ashcroft 23
Robin Barlow 10
Anthony Barry 1
David Boorer 11
Nigel Clarke 22
Geri Davies 9 (£50)
Jonathan Davies 5 (£50)
Kathryn Davies 8
Margaret Davies 14
Mickey Gough 16
Rob Hunt 6
Brian Jones 4
Dan Jones 18
Derek Jones 24
Steve Lock 25
Geraint Morgan 21 (£100)
Wyn Morgan 19
Howard Potter 17 (£50)
Phil Ratcliffe 7 (£50)
Rob Salt 3
Dai Thomas 15 (£50)
Huw S Thomas 2
Mark Vince 13 (£150)
Tony Williams 12
Total winnings after second round: £500
Huw S Thomas for the “25” club 12/11/2023