Pythons 1st XV

Harrogate Pythons 1st XV

The team competes in RFU Counties Northern Division – Yorkshire 2.

Harrogate Pythons 1st XV compete at the highest level within the club. If selected in the 1st XV on a match day then the expectation is that the players bring the utmost professionalism. Players in this team play with a greater sense of competition but still continue to demonstrate the club’s core values.

For more details of our future fixtures and events, click [Here].

2022/23 Season

Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV look forward to welcoming all visiting teams to The Jim Saynor Ground as well as travelling to Yorkshire Two rivals old and new.

Check out our fixtures and results below for the 2022/23 season.

03 Sep Wensleydale-RUFC.jpg Wensleydale RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVHarrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg View Details
10 Sep Harrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Wheatley Hills RUFCWheatley-Hills-RUFC.jpg View Details
17 Sep Baildon-RUFC.jpg Baildon RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVHarrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg View Details
24 Sep Harrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Barnsley RUFCBarnsley-RUFC.jpg View Details
01 Oct Yarnbury-RFC.jpg Yarnbury RFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVHarrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg View Details
15 Oct Leeds-Corinthians-RUFC.jpg Leeds Corinthians RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVHarrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg View Details
22 Oct Harrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs North Ribblesdale RUFCNorth-Nibblesdale-RUFC.jpg View Details
29 Oct Northallerton-RUFC.jpg Northallerton RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVHarrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg View Details
05 Nov Harrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Old Grovians RUFCOld-Grovians-RUFC.jpg View Details
12 Nov Ripon-RUFC.jpg Ripon RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVHarrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg View Details
26 Nov Harrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Wath Upon Dearne RUFCWath-upon-Dearne-RUFC.jpg View Details
03 Dec Wheatley-Hills-RUFC.jpg Wheatley Hills RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVHarrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg View Details
10 Dec Harrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Baildon RUFCBaildon-RUFC.jpg View Details
17 Dec Barnsley-RUFC.jpg Barnsley RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVHarrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg View Details
07 Jan Harrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Yarnbury RFCYarnbury-RFC.jpg View Details
14 Jan Harrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Leeds Corinthians RUFCLeeds-Corinthians-RUFC.jpg View Details
21 Jan North-Nibblesdale-RUFC.jpg North Ribblesdale RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVHarrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg View Details
28 Jan Harrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Northallerton RUFCNorthallerton-RUFC.jpg View Details
11 Feb Old-Grovians-RUFC.jpg Old Grovians RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVHarrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg View Details
18 Feb Harrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Ripon RUFCRipon-RUFC.jpg View Details
04 Mar Wath-upon-Dearne-RUFC.jpg Wath Upon Dearne RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVHarrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg View Details
11 Mar Harrogate-Pythons-RUFC.jpg Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Wensleydale RUFCWensleydale-RUFC.jpg View Details

2021/22 Season

The 2021/22 season was a great success for our 1st XV with promotion secured to Northern Division – Yorkshire 2. A great result and just reward for all the hard work both on and off the pitch . . .

04 Sep rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV23:15 Bramley Phoenix RFCBramley-Phoenix-RUFC-e1601406862608.jpg View Details
11 Sep Burley-RUFC-e1601406673783.jpg Burley RUFC0-38 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
18 Sep rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV18:45 Barnsley RUFCBarnsley-RUFC-e1601406987117.jpg View Details
25 Sep Knottingley-RUFC-e1601406082249.jpeg Knottingley RUFC32:17 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
02 Oct rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV11:6 West Park Leeds RUFCWest-Park-Leeds-RUFC-e1601405630457.png View Details
16 Oct rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV25:0 Old Otliensians RUFCOld-Otliensians-RUFC-e1601405989130.jpeg View Details
23 Oct Wibsey-RUFC.jpg Wibsey RUFC23:31 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
30 Oct rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV31:10 Ossett RUFCOssett-RUFC-e1601405910911.jpg View Details
06 Nov Screen-Shot-2021-10-30-at-12.29.39.png Marist RUFCTo be Rescheduled Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
13 Nov Castleford-RUFC.png Castleford RUFC12:10 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
20 Nov rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV34:19 Halifax Vandals RUFCHalifax-Vandals-RUFC.png View Details
04 Dec rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV62:7 Hemsworth RUFCHemsworth-RUFC.jpeg View Details
11 Dec Skipton-RFC-e1601405726245.png Skipton RFC0:35 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
08 Jan Barnsley-RUFC-e1601406987117.jpg Barnsley RUFC0:18 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
15 Jan rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV25:0 Knottingley RUFCKnottingley-RUFC-e1601406082249.jpeg View Details
22 Jan West-Park-Leeds-RUFC-e1601405630457.png West Park Leeds RUFC12:54 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
29 Jan Old-Otliensians-RUFC-e1601405989130.jpeg Old Otliensians RUFC0:105 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
05 Feb Sheffield-Medics-RUFC-e1601405811492.jpeg Sheffield Medicals RUFC5:50 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
12 Feb rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV53:0 Wibsey RUFCWibsey-RUFC.jpg View Details
26 Feb rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV55:10 Burley RUFCBurley-RUFC-e1601406673783.jpg View Details
05 Mar rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV49:19 Castleford RUFCCastleford-RUFC.png View Details
12 Mar Halifax-Vandals-RUFC.png Halifax Vandals RUFC8:24 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
19 Mar Ossett-RUFC-e1601405910911.jpg Ossett RUFC0:67 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
26 Mar rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV62:21 Sheffield Medicals RUFCSheffield-Medics-RUFC-e1601405811492.jpeg View Details
02 Apr Hemsworth-RUFC.jpeg Hemsworth RUFC12:40 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
09 Apr rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV50:0 Skipton RFCSkipton-RFC-e1601405726245.png View Details
23 Apr Bramley-Phoenix-RUFC-e1601406862608.jpg Bramley Phoenix RFC19:42 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details

And in Pictures . . .

2020-21 Season (The COVID No-Rugby Season)

The COVID Pandemic and the resulting restrictions imposed, put paid to any competitive Rugby during 2020/21. However, we did manage some training and skills work as restrictions allowed.

A difficult year for the whole country . . .

09 Jan Halifax-Vandals-RUFC.png Halifax Vandals RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
16 Jan rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Castleford RUFCCastleford-RUFC.png View Details
23 Jan Barnsley-RUFC-e1601406987117.jpg Barnsley RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
30 Jan rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Hemsworth RUFCHemsworth-RUFC.jpeg View Details
13 Feb Knottingley-RUFC-e1601406082249.jpeg Knottingley RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
20 Feb rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Ossett RUFCOssett-RUFC-e1601405910911.jpg View Details
06 Mar Sheffield-Medics-RUFC-e1601405811492.jpeg Sheffield Medicals RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
20 Mar rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Halifax Vandals RUFCHalifax-Vandals-RUFC.png View Details
27 Mar Castleford-RUFC.png Castleford RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
10 Apr rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Barnsley RUFCBarnsley-RUFC-e1601406987117.jpg View Details
17 Apr Hemsworth-RUFC.jpeg Hemsworth RUFCvs Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVrsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png View Details
24 Apr rsz_pythons_logo_lr-976x1024-1-e1601405218827.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVvs Knottingley RUFCKnottingley-RUFC-e1601406082249.jpeg View Details

2019/20 Season (Season ended prematurely due to COVID restrictions)

The COVID Pandemic put paid to the back end of the season and our victory against Ossett RUFC on 14th march 2020 was our last fixture prior to lock-down.

You can ‘View Details’ against each completed fixture below to view the match report etc.

18 Apr Pythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVP:P Knottingley RUFCKnottingley-RUFC.jpeg View Details
04 Apr Sheffield-Medicals-RUFC.jpeg Sheffield Medicals RUFCP:P Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details
28 Mar Pythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVP:P Skipton RUFCSkipton-RFC-e1601405726245.png View Details
21 Mar Leeds-Corinthians-RUFC.png Leeds Corinthians RUFCP:P Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details
14 Mar Pythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV16:7 Ossett RUFCOssett-RUFC.jpg View Details
07 Mar Old-Otliensians-Logo.jpg Old Otliensians RUFC14:24 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details
29 Feb Pythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVP:P Hemsworth RUFCHemsworth-RUFC.jpeg View Details
15 Feb Wibsey-RUFC.jpg Wibsey RUFCP:P Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details
08 Feb Airborough-RUFC.png Aireborough RUFC8 - 57 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details
01 Feb Pythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV10 - 21 Baildon RUFCBaildon-RUFC.jpeg View Details
18 Jan Pythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV10 - 15 Castleford RUFCCastleford-RUFC.png View Details
11 Jan Pythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV22 - 17 Halifax Vandals RUFCHalifax-Vandals-RUFC.png View Details
04 Jan Rotherham-Phoenix-RUFC.jpg Rotherham Phoenix RUFC7 - 22 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details
14 Dec Pythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV34 - 0 Sheffield Medicals RUFCSheffield-Medicals-RUFC.jpeg View Details
07 Dec Skipton-RFC-e1601405726245.png Skipton RUFC0 - 53 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details
30 Nov Hemsworth-RUFC.jpeg Hemsworth RUFC13 - 16 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details
23 Nov Pythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV14 - 25 Leeds Corinthians RUFCLeeds-Corinthians-RUFC.png View Details
16 Nov Ossett-RUFC.jpg Ossett RUFC33 - 32 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details
09 Nov Pythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV31 - 15 Old Otliensians RUFCOld-Otliensians-Logo.jpg View Details
19 Oct Wibsey-RUFC.jpg Wibsey RUFC17 - 13 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details
12 Oct Pythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV38 - 9 Aireborough RUFCAirborough-RUFC.png View Details
05 Oct Baildon-RUFC.jpeg Baildon RUFC19 - 17 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details
28 Sep Castleford-RUFC.png Castleford RUFC7 - 13 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details
21 Sep Halifax-Vandals-RUFC.png Halifax Vandals RUFC8 - 29 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details
14 Sep Pythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XV29 - 13 Rotherham Phoenix RUFCRotherham-Phoenix-RUFC.jpg View Details
07 Sep Knottingley-RUFC.jpeg Knottingley RUFC20 - 7 Harrogate Pythons RUFC 1st XVPythons_Logo_LR-e1593176082722.png View Details