1st XV

Within our CIYMS community we want to challenge players, parents, and kids to see who can make the best and most creative cake together as a family. Our Why?? During this time there are a lot of people suffering in isolation and feeling sad. This could be...

CIYMS RFC is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Past President Norman Caters. Norman was highly regarded at CI and in wider Rugby circles and played for Ulster - see picture below. Deepest sympathies to the Family Circle.    ...

It is with great sadness that we have to inform you of the passing of Iain Warke. Iain was a player at CIYMS through its time in the AIL. After retiring from senior rugby both he and his brother Steven were members of the famous...

Please see below decision taken by the IRFU Rugby Committee today: Dear all, On Thursday 12th March the IRFU announced the suspension of all rugby until the 29th March. It is clear that the unprecedented situation that we find ourselves in, will see this date extended with...

Huge game on Saturday when we travel to Chambers Park to take on Portadown. Given the league positions both teams will be going all out for the win. If we can take 4 points home, we can go ten clear of Portadown and stay in...

Our last home League game of the season sees us take on Carrick in a rearranged fixture from a fortnight ago. In the meantime last week, rivals Portadown lost at Grosvenor in a game that turned on a breakaway try in the second half. Portadown...

A huge weekend of Championship One Rugby coming up. CIYMS make the short trip to Shaws Bridge to face Cooke in a potentially season changing encounter. A frustratingly narrow defeat at Belmont before Christmas demonstrated how little there is between the sides. Cooke sit just...

Four games this week in Championship One and some tasty combinations once again . We entertain joint leaders Ballyclare at Belmont. Anyone who saw the second half of the fixture between the two teams at the Cloughan, when CI gave the home side a big scare...

Another full fixture list in Championship One this weekend. CI make the long haul trip to in-form Enniskillen after last weeks loss to Instonians. While we came second best last Saturday, the 4 try second half blitz guaranteed a bonus point which was some consolation...

Another big weekend of Championship One Rugby this week. CI head to Instonians who have had a mixed season since their visit to Belmont on 28th September. That game was very much one of two halves with a strong CI comeback in the second half, but...