The Rugby Groud Guide

Castres - the Basics

Introduction      In 1898 several alumini of Castres' municipal college met in a city centre bar and decided to form a rugby union team

They were part of a multisport club, but in 1906, unhappy with the dominant position cycling had within the club, the members of the rugby section decided to leave and create a club of their own, calling it Castres Olympique

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City: Castres

Country: France

Club: Castres Olympic

Founded: 1906

Ground Opened:1956

Stadium Name  Stade Pierre-Antoine

Stadium Address              Rue de Bisseous

                                                81100 Castres

                                                Phone: (33) 5 63626362

                                                Capacity: 11,500

 

Club Web Site:

www.castres-olympique.fr

E-Mail:

Facebook

www.facebook.com/CastresOlympiqueOfficiel

Twitter:

@CastresOlympiq

 

Home Colours: Blue and white

Away Colours: White and blue

League (2014/15): Top 14

Fixtures: www.castres-olympique.fr

 

 

               

Updated October 2014

 

Copyright Miles & Miles Publishing 2014

 


   

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