1st Rookie Day of 2016 Announced

We’re baaaaack. Well, not quite, but the 1st Rookie Day of the 2016 season was officially announced this evening and it’s only 6 weeks away. The Conquerors are planning to run 3 different Rookie Day events in 3 different locations, similar to the events run at the start of the 2015 season which saw a […]

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Conquerors / Dreadnoughts Game Report 02/08

The Hastings Conquerors’ inaugural season in the National League came to its conclusion in Portsmouth on Sunday. With just one win under their belt, they travelled to face the Portsmouth Dreadnoughts, who were also on one win, it was a battle to avoid the last place in the conference. The game was extra special for […]

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Conquerors / Thunder Game Report 18/07

CONQUERORS LOSE BATTLE BUT CONTINUE TO FIGHT ON Sussex Thunder 80 – 6 Hastings Conquerors Report by Ree Dawes The Hastings Conquerors faced-off against Sussex Thunder for the third time in what had been dubbed the ‘Battle of Sussex’ in a Saturday night fixture. Under the floodlights at Brighton Rugby Club, the Conquerors turned up […]

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Conquerors / Dreadnoughts Game Report 28/06/15

By Ree Dawes The Hastings Conquerors American Football club added another milestone to their history books on Sunday after winning their first ever game in the national league versus the Portsmouth Dreadnoughts. The Conquerors had faced the Dreadnoughts previously on the 31st May where the Dreadnoughts came away with their first league win defeating Hastings 48-15. […]

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Conquerors / Thunder Game Report 21/06/15

After a successful turn-out for the youth tournament at Bulverhythe, the Conquerors’ adults faced Sussex Thunder for the second time this season. They met earlier this year on 3rd May for the Conquerors first game of the year and Sussex ended up with a triumphant 70-0 win and went on to win five of their […]

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Conquerors / Bobcats Game Report 14/06/15

The Hastings Conquerors travelled down to Bournemouth on Sunday for their fifth game of the season, once again looking for their first win. The Bournemouth Bobcats were 2-5 going into the game, after beating Portsmouth on top of the 13-12 victory versus the Conquerors just a few weeks previously, whilst falling to Sussex and Kent. […]

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Conquerors / Dreadnoughts Game Report 31/05

The Hastings Conquerors hosted their third game in as many weeks on Sunday, facing the Portsmouth Dreadnoughts. With both teams going into the game without a win, it was a tough one to call and they both had determination to get their first win in the national league. The day started with a minute’s silence […]

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Conquerors / Bobcats Game Report 24/05/15

The Hastings Conquerors American Football Club hosted their second home game of the year on Sunday versus the Bournemouth Bobcats. The game started with Hastings’ offence taking the field first, but Bournemouth’s defence held them off despite some good runs from the Conquerors. After the Conquerors’ defence held strong, with an interception from Jon Cole, […]

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Conquerors / Exiles Game Report – 17/05/15

Game report v Kent Exiles 17th May The sun was out for the Conquerors’ first home game of the year versus the Kent Exiles last Sunday at Freshfields. After the harsh loss against Sussex Thunder, the Conquerors picked themselves up, shook it off and saw it as an opportunity to learn and better themselves for […]

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Cadet uniforms – Shareholders to decide on design

Hastings Conquerors are growing as previously reported, the club are now holding regular cadet training sessions for 8 to 14 year old boys and girls and are now very close to ordering team uniforms for them. The one thing standing in the way – the shirt design. After working with the clubs main sponsor, MacronStore […]

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Conquerors v Thunder Match Report

On May 3rd, the Hastings Conquerors American Football Club played their inaugural game as part of the British American Football National League. It was a historic day for the fan-owned club as they faced Sussex Thunder, who had won all three of their games so far this season, meaning the Conquerors had a tough battle […]

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Beach Flag Football session a hit!

The miserable weather over the past few days rendered almost all grass pitches in Hastings as unusable. With discretion being with the club on whether to use the last available field the Conquerors staff opted to stay off it for fear of causing further damage, and instead, organised their first beach flag football training session. […]

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Conquerors Training Report – 05/02/2015

Pre-season training continued last night in very wintery conditions as Coach Rogers continued his pre-season implementation of the new playbook ahead of this seasons training camp. With yet another fantastic turnout despite the below freezing temperatures the Conquerors continued to work on fundamental positional based skills before leading into an O v D session. Rookie […]

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An Interview with… Richard Bames

Richard Bames won the Team MVP award at the first Conquerors Awards last year, he is returning to the team this year and we thought we’d catch up with him to get his thoughts on his first year as a Conqueror and his goals for this year. What drew you to the sport? I first […]

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Conquerors – A Year in Photographs

As we approach the end of the season and the day when coaches and players start to think about pre-season (hopefully for our first crack at league action), we wanted to look back at the journey taken during 2014. With this in mind we are asking players, coaches and supporters to send in their favorite […]

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