Past Players



Ian Watkins. Wales and British Lion Hooker, Cardiff, Ebbw Vale, Crawshays, Monmouthshire, RTB Seniors and RTB Youth.
Coached RTB Seniors before leaving to coach Brighton RFC.

Claim to fame, won his first welsh cap without getting on the field, as he had to throw in at a lineout before he came on the field as a substitute


Allen Tovey. Wales Substitute Bench, Wales 'B' International, Monmouthshire, Ebbw Vale, RTB Senior and RTB youth Centre.
Co Centre for many seasons with Ebbw Vale's Arthur Lewis Welsh captain and British Lion.

Claim to fame, He has only been a substitute for two teams.
Wales and RTB 2nds.


Winston O'Brien. Welsh Presidents, Crawshays, Captain and Over 30 Gwent Districts caps, RTB Captain. RTB Chairman and Secretary.

Claim to fame, The first player to represent 'Crawshays' from any Junior District Club. Captained RTB seven-a-side to capture the Welsh Districts Cup, the first Gwent side to do so.
Holds the record for captaining RTB in five consecutive seasons.