Senior Men

Chobham is a thriving community club which provides senior rugby (players 17 years and older) at all levels.

We currently field four senior league teams and a Vets side, all playing competitive rugby ranging from the 1st XV who play at level 6 in the RFU league pyramid through to the Crusaders who whilst playing in a league format focus equally on the social aspects of the game. We have a reputation for being a very well organised, competitive club with an active and friendly social scene. We attract players from Surrey, Hampshire and Berkshire as well as the London regions.

Our Senior rugby coaching team is led by Head Coach Robbie Kennard (Chobham Centurion, Harlequins DPP and Surrey Mens Coach).

    • Assistant Coach – Chris Nicholas (ex Rosslyn Park, Penzance & Newlyn)
    • Forwards Coach – Chris Kent (Chobham Centurion, Coaching & Performance in Rugby BSc)
    • Cannons Coach – Alex Hudson
In addition to our strong coaching team, Senior players also have access to:
    • Strength and Conditioning supervised specific training activities;
    • Our own weights room based at the club;
    • Medical issues are overseen by our Medical Practitioner Healthcare team – both physio and rehab;
    • Performance video and GPS analysis;
    • Concession membership for Under 23s, Students, Armed Forces, Unemployed;
    • Membership discount at the bar and kitchen;
    • Post training meal;
    • No match fees.

Training is from 7.15pm to 9pm, every Tuesday and Thursday;

    • Detailed training for all teams;
    • Regular socials;
    • Regular Tours;


If you would like further information about playing senior rugby at Chobham please contact:

Senior Rugby Chairman
Nigel Rowland  07711 150017

Head Coach
Robbie Kennard 07805 570692


The full line up of senior mens teams is:

1st XV
Play in London & South East Counties 1 Surrey/Sussex (level 7)
Manager: Tony Seers  07900 165131
Head Coach:  Robbie Kennard 07805 570692

2nd XV ( Cannons )
Play in the Surrey Championship ( Level 9 ) and with the 1st XV Form part of our Performance Squad.

Captains: Henry Fisher 07775 954835/ Sean Robbings 07766 142589

Head Coach:  Chris Nicholas 07854 489783

3rd XV ( Devils )
Play in Surrey Reserve Leagues and are the development XV for aspiring 2nd XV players.

Manager:  Neil Gadsby  07578 621264

4th XV ( Crusaders)
Play in Surrey Reserve Leagues and are the development XV for entrance to Senior Rugby.

Contact:  Brian Robbings 07803 988805

Occasional, often touring side led by the Martyrs President, Jimmy Heslop.

Contact:  Jimmy Heslop 07919 551 436