Our History

  • 1961  Club founded with Youth teams.
  • 1962  Senior XV founded.
  • 1972 First visit to Commentry, France.
  • 1972 - 1979  Newport District Rugby Union Cup won 6 times
  • 1978  D. Hussey capped at Youth level for Wales
  • 1980  Mini-Junior Section formed.
  • 1982  Floodlights installed and switched on for first time.
  • 1986  Full membership of Welsh Rugby Union.
  • 1986  R.Jones capped at Youth level for Wales.
  • 1993  M. James capped at District level for Wales.
  • 1994 Youth team win East Gwent Cup.
  • 1998-1999 1st team win promotion.
  • 2009  Commentry 100th anniverary celebration.
  • 2011 Youth XV win promotion and Gwent Cup.
  • 2011 1st XV promoted undefeated.
  • 2011  Fifty year anniversary.
  • 2013  Athletic win the inaugural Newport and District 'Stuart Smith Memorial Plate.
  • 2013  Caldicot RFC named Newport and District 'Club of the Year'.
  • 2014 2nd XV win the inaugural Gwent, Newport and Pontypool Division 1 League.
  • 2014  Youth XV win the Gwent Plate Cup Final.  
  • 2016 1st XV promoted to Division 2