Edinburgh BATs Rugby Sporting Memories Club (Sporting Memories Foundation Scotland)

Availability : North East / North West

Who is this for?

  • Older adults aged 60 years old and over.


Love to talk about sport?

Sporting Memories clubs are for older adults to come together to talk and reminisce about sport. As well as a friendly welcome their Edinburgh BATs Rugby volunteers provide fun and inclusive social and physical activities on a weekly basis. Sporting Memories Foundation Scotland want you to share your sporting passions with them and tell them about your favourite teams, special sporting moments and heroes. All over a cuppa and a biscuit with like-minded people.

Everyone is welcome to attend a Sporting Memories club. Some, but not all, of their members are living with dementia or low mood, or are isolated; others simply enjoy the opportunity to meet other people. If you would like to pop along or you know a family member, neighbour, or colleague who you think would benefit from coming along please tell them about this club. club starts on Monday 25th July 2022.

How do I access this?

  • Self referral
  • Referral by third party

Is there a cost?

Please bring a small donation to cover refreshments.

Location information

  • Private Parking
  • Public Parking
  • Wheelchair access

Opening times

  • Every Monday between 1.00 pm till 2.30 pm

Contact Details

Sporting Memories Foundation Scotland
The Place Clubhouse/Cafe/Bar, 124c Raeburn Place, Edinburgh, EH4 1HG

Social media:


Sporting Memories flyer
(1.94 MB pdf)

Types of support on offer:

Support from someone with similar experience
Support with others

Type of services on offer:

Bereavement and grief
Long term conditions/disabilities
Low mood
Self confidence

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