Jed recruitment update

Jun 8, 2017
Category: General
Summer singnings galore

Jed-Forest RFC Are delighted to announce the following for the coming season.  


Incoming players. 


Ewan Scott - Centre  

Former Jed player who went to Gala and latterly played for Watsonians. He is only 26 still. 


Darren Gillespie - Backrow  

Former Jed player, Not quite 30 yet 

Has been playing for Bury St Edmonds last season after returning from new Zealand.  


Andrew Sanders  

22 year old, 6’3, 110kg New Zealander 

2 row / Backrow from Dunedin, been playing for southern rugby club.  


Jamie Oliver prop  

Former Jed man has been playing in Canada last few seasons and has been with Alnwick.  


Cameron Mackay - 21 year old hooker  

A Melrose player who was involved with the 1st’s squad last season.  


Joe Northwood backrow , 24 years old.

Has played all his days at Tyndale  


We also welcome down a good crop of Thistle boys this season and look forward to them making their mark on the team. Gary Clarkson and Finlay Scott already played for the firsts at the back end of the season. 


Player out. 


Gary Munro moves to Hawick after signing a stage 3 contract with the Sru. We wish him well in his future rugby career.  


Coaching set up  


Head of coaches  

Kevin Barrie  


Gavin Kerr forwards coach  

Shane Hawkins 2nds coach  


Ross Goodfellow Backs coach  

Scrog Shiel Backs coach  


Douglas Moffat fitness coach 


Jammy Mcfarlane analysis  


Team Manager 

Scott Raeburn  steps in as he recovers from 2 major back surgeries.