Hard work, not luck, the reason for Wharfedale improvement

Craven Herald: Chris Steel shows what victory means to Wharfedale after three defeats in which they have conceded a total of 154 points

10:18am Thursday 30th October 2014

LEGENDARY golfer Gary Player once said: The harder you work, the luckier you get.

Skipton 2nds fall foul of whistle

Craven Herald: Double try scorer Gareth Atkinson

11:30am Thursday 30th October 2014

Aireborough 2nds 29, Skipton 2nds 28

Physical Wharfedale give students a lesson they won't forget in a hurry

Craven Herald: A trio of Loughborough Students make life difficult for Wharfedale skipper James Doherty

11:10am Thursday 30th October 2014

Wharfedale 38, Loughborough Students 20

Oh brother! Skipton siblings help knock Vandals off stride

Craven Herald: Charlie Brown shared the man of the match honours for his tireless and game-changing role at wing forward

11:10am Thursday 30th October 2014

Skipton 43, Halifax Vandals 10

Red letter day for Skipton youngsters

10:57am Thursday 30th October 2014

Keighley u-10s 0, Skipton u-10s 17

Suspect tactics prove costly as Ribb crash to bottom side

Craven Herald: Matt Speres provided most of Ribb's go forward in a generally poor team display

9:52am Thursday 30th October 2014

Old Brodleians 20, North Ribblesdale 12

Greens reap reward of physicality

Craven Herald: Scott Jordan scores for Wharfedale in a second half that they dominated

7:04pm Sunday 26th October 2014

SSE National League One

Green shoots of recovery at Park

Craven Herald: Taylor Prell scored Wharfedale's first try in a lacklustre first half by the visitors

6:12pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

HAVING conceded 105 points in two matches, it is understandable if Wharfedale were fearing the worst when they trailed 42-7 after an hour at Rosslyn Park last weekend in SSE National League One.

North Ribblesdale lack direction as they plunge to defeat at Heath

Craven Herald: Skipper Jonathan Richards kicked a first-half penalty

6:14pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Heath 30 North Ribblesdale 8

Skipton's promising start derailed at York

Craven Herald: SOMERSET PREMIER LEAGUE: Tor - 26, Chard - 5

6:12pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

York Railway Institute 35 Skipton 19

Wharfedale earn bonus in final minute after showing true grit

Craven Herald: Wharfedale's Richard Rhodes scored two tries

9:40pm Sunday 19th October 2014

Rosslyn Park 49 Wharfedale 26

Nightmare run continues for Wharfedale

Craven Herald: Chris Howick ferrets his way in for a try for Wharfedale

10:01am Thursday 16th October 2014

AFTER shipping 50 points in each of their last two SSE National League One matches, it is not a big surprise that Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley has trouble sleeping at night.

Skipton fade in second half as Halifax take the honours

Craven Herald: James Ackers scored one of Skipton's tries

4:41pm Monday 13th October 2014

Skipton 20 Halifax 29

Nightmare time for coach Jon Feeley as sleepy Wharfedale pay heavy price

Craven Herald: Chris Howick ferrets his way in for a try for Wharfedale

3:29pm Sunday 12th October 2014

SSE National League One

Angry Feeley: Wharfedale must be on their game from the off this week

Craven Herald: Wharfedale Stock shots -    Wharfedale new coach John Feeley (9692332)

6:41am Thursday 9th October 2014

AFTER what can only be described as a chalk-and-cheese performance at Coventry last Saturday, Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley expects his players to be on the ball from the off this weekend at home to Blackheath.

Carnegie debut for Prell

Craven Herald: Taylor Prell scored Wharfedale's first try in a lacklustre first half by the visitors

7:12pm Thursday 9th October 2014

TEENAGER Taylor Prell, who is dual registered with Wharfedale, makes his Yorkshire Carnegie debut tomorrow night against Rotherham Titans in the British & Irish Cup at Scarborough.

North Ribblesdale undone by Malton & Norton's power

Craven Herald: Winger Simon Bolland was outstanding in defence

5:43am Thursday 9th October 2014

Malton & Norton 36 North Ribblesdale 20

Wharfedale pay price for weak first half

Craven Herald: Taylor Prell scored Wharfedale's first try in a lacklustre first half by the visitors

6:59pm Sunday 5th October 2014

SSE National League One

Wharfedale's Rob Baldwin out for season but James Doherty's red card is rescinded

Craven Herald:

11:28am Thursday 2nd October 2014

WHARFEDALE have been dealt a cruel blow with the news that Rob Baldwin will miss the rest of the season.

North Ribblesdale capitalise on Hullensians' indiscipline as they snatch victory

Craven Herald: Wharfedale v Ealing -   Oli Cicognini breaks down the wing. (10834285)

11:14am Thursday 2nd October 2014

North Ribblesdale 22 Hullensians 19

Skipton return to winning ways with victory at Ossett

Craven Herald: James Ackers in action

4:21pm Monday 29th September 2014

Ossett 12 Skipton 29

Pride in defeat but Greens fail to cash in

Craven Herald: Inspirational Wharfedale No 8 Rob Baldwin has agony etched on his face as he traps a leg in a ruck

6:59pm Sunday 28th September 2014

SSE National League One

Currie adds flavour to thumping home win

Craven Herald: rugby generic

11:32am Thursday 25th September 2014

Skipton 2nds 53 v Old Crossleyans 2nds 12

Painful case of deja vu for Wharfedale

Craven Herald: Oli Cicognini was among the scorers for Wharfedale

10:50am Thursday 25th September 2014

Tynedale 20 Wharfedale 17

Skipton pay the penalty seven times over for indiscipline

Craven Herald: SOMERSET PREMIER LEAGUE: Tor - 26, Chard - 5

10:27am Thursday 25th September 2014

SSE Yorkshire Division Four

Ribb mauled by rising Phoenix

Craven Herald: rugby generic

8:44am Thursday 25th September 2014

Doncaster Phoenix 29 North Ribblesdale 13

Wharfedale's backs asked to spread the load

Craven Herald: Scott Jordan resumes on the wing for Wharfedale after withdrawing early on in last week's game

8:32am Thursday 25th September 2014

WHARFEDALE coach Jon Feeley wants his backs to take some of the burden off his pack.

Three on the bounce for Ribblesdale

Craven Herald: SOMERSET PREMIER LEAGUE: Tor - 26, Chard - 5

7:16am Thursday 25th September 2014

Leodiensian II 0 North Ribblesdale A 54

Decision-making lacking as Greens narrowly lose unbeaten record

Craven Herald: Wharfedale's Oliver Cicognini goes  past his last man to go over for a try.

7:19pm Sunday 21st September 2014

Tynedale 20, Wharfedale 17

Wharfedale look to extend winning run as they visit unbeaten Tynedale

Craven Herald:

11:19am Thursday 18th September 2014

Wharfedale will be hoping to make it three wins out of three when they visit unbeaten Tynedale on Saturday.

North Ribblesdale made to battle for their first league win of the season

Craven Herald: Powerhouse Matt Speres scored North Ribb's try

11:13am Thursday 18th September 2014

North Ribblesdale 10 Bridlington 6

Skipton maintain their winning start with victory over Knaresborough at Sandylands

Craven Herald: Luke Stockton finds his run halted by two Leeds Medics & Dentists players

11:09am Thursday 18th September 2014

Skipton 29 Knaresborough 3

Pack power helps Wharfedale to rare home win

Craven Herald:

7:51pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Wharfedale 32, Darlington Mowden Park 18 

Richard Rhodes gets lead role as Wharfedale look to build on disciplined start

Craven Herald: Richard Rhodes is one of the few survivors from Wharfedale's pack last weekend

8:37am Thursday 11th September 2014

WHARFEDALE coach Jon Feeley was delighted with his players’ discipline as they started their SSE National League One campaign with a plucky 30-25 victory at newly-promoted Hartpury College.

Skipton coast to opening day win at Hornsea

Craven Herald: Skipton coach Mark Walton

8:22am Thursday 11th September 2014

Skipton ran in five tries as they gave new coach Mark Walton a winning start in their Yorkshire Four encounter.

North Ribblesdale are Yorked by rolling maul

Craven Herald: Angus Carr scored a fine try

8:20am Thursday 11th September 2014

THERE is plenty of room for improvement for North Ribblesdale after their disappointing defeat at Clifton Park.

Wharfedale defeat newly-promoted students in opening National League One clash

Craven Herald: Tom Davidson was Wharfedale's man of the match at Worthing

11:04pm Sunday 7th September 2014

Hartpury College 25 Wharfedale 30

Skipton's new-look side shows lots of promise in Yorkshire Silver Trophy win over Stocksbridge

Craven Herald: SOMERSET PREMIER LEAGUE: Tor - 26, Chard - 5

6:30am Thursday 4th September 2014

Skipton 35 Stocksbridge 5

North Ribblesdale show promise despite Yorkshire Shield defeat at Doncaster Phoenix

Craven Herald: North Ribblesdale winger Simon Bolland hands off Bradford Salem's tricky centre Amesh Ahir

4:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

Doncaster Phoenix 26 North Ribblesdale 19

Wharfedale run in ten tries as they romp to big win over Otley at Cross Green

Craven Herald:

2:41pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Otley 5 Wharfedale 64

Wharfedale coach tells players they must get back to basics

Craven Herald: Wharfedale Stock shots -    Wharfedale new coach John Feeley (9692332)

10:26am Thursday 28th August 2014

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley wants his players to work on the basics when they visit Otley for their final warm-up game on Saturday.

Baldwin back for Wharfedale's final warm-up game

Craven Herald: Josh Burridge is replacing Rob Baldwin in the back row

10:18am Thursday 28th August 2014

For the final warm-up match at Otley on Saturday, the Wharfedale selectors are able to welcome back several players who were unavailable last week.

Winger's try Cooks Wharfedale's goose

Craven Herald: Wharfedale V Stourbridge: Adam Howard makes the hard yards for the Greens

8:56pm Sunday 24th August 2014

Wharfedale 12

Foresters get a chance to shine

Craven Herald: BACK ROW: Josh Burridge

7:36am Friday 22nd August 2014

WHARFEDALE Foresters' players can give a further indication of their promise tomorrow when the Greens have their first pre-season match at home to Stourbridge (3.00).

Wharfedale give youngsters their chance

Craven Herald: James Otulakowski

8:04am Thursday 21st August 2014

Wharfedale kick off their preparations for the new season with a friendly against Stourbridge at The Avenue.

Skiptens proves to be a big hit

Craven Herald: Wharfedale's  Harry Bullough leaves his man for dead to score a try.

9:04am Thursday 14th August 2014

INITIAL anxieties over the weather, with a blustery squall coming in about an hour into the event, proved unfounded and Sandylands basked in a glorious mid-summer afternoon for the "Skiptens", the inaugural "Tens" tournament hosted by Skipton RFC.

No lack of leaders at The Avenue

Craven Herald: Chris Steel is one of four senior squad players who have captained Wharfedale

9:03am Thursday 14th August 2014

THE FACT that Wharfedale have not decided on a first-team captain with the new season just over three weeks away is of no great concern to Jon Feeley.

Wharfedale president John Spencer looking forward to his stiffest challenge with the Lions

Craven Herald: John Spencer is the third Englishman to manage the British & Irish Lions

9:51am Thursday 7th August 2014

WHARFEDALE Rugby Union Football Club president John Spencer is steeling himself for what he calls the ultimate test – being manager of the British and Irish Lions for their tour to New Zealand in 2017.

Myers set for early return to The Avenue

Craven Herald: Aaron Myers' Darlington Mowden Park are at Wharfedale on Saturday, September 13

11:42am Thursday 24th July 2014

WHARFEDALE, who started pre-season training on Tuesday, July 1, have announced their schedule of friendly matches.

Willet and Oxley join Greens

Craven Herald: Simon Willet is one of two new signings announced by Wharfedale

8:28am Thursday 17th July 2014

WHARFEDALE have bolstered their squad by signing locks Simon Willet and Tony Oxley.

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