Bideford RFC is a club at the very centre of the community open to all players, volunteers and supporters.

We run active Senior and Junior Sections, with provision for all ages and genders in accordance with RFU rules.

In the Senior section there are teams with regular fixtures for:

  • 1st XV (Chiefs)
  • 2nd XV (Quins)
  • Ladies XV
  • Colts (U17 – U19 male)
  • Vixens (U16 – U18 female)
  • Young Vets XV (male over 35)

There is also a Senior Veterans section who train but do not play matches, this is more of a social/fitness group.

The Junior section has teams from U7 to U16, before progression into the Senior section to play in the Colts or Vixens.

To play at Bideford RFC  the following things need to be in place:

  • Be registered with the RFU
  • Be registered with Bideford RFC
  • Be a fully paid member

It is mandatory that ALL players are paid members before commencing training or playing to ensure they are covered by the RFU’s Life Cover.

To become a member of Bideford RFC, playing or non-playing, please select one of the below links:

Data Policy

Data collected during the membership application process via the RFU’s Game Management System (GMS) is used to maintain lists of players, members, referees, parents of children as needed for legitimate interest of the club, the RFU, the Constituent body (Devon), Academy or education establishment .  RFU’s GMS is designed to be compliant from a GDPR perspective. Your personal data will not be used for any direct, indirect or third party marketing purposes.  Click here to view Bideford RFC’s full Data Privacy Policy or Click here to view the full RFU GMS Data Policy

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