The Occitanie Rugby League has just communicated the schedules of Regional 1, 2 and 3 matches for the 2022-2023 season. With, for the Ariège public, a certain number of derbies.
In Pool A of Regional 1, Tarascon will start on September 18 on the grass of Haut-Vernet, in Perpignan. At the same time, Laroque-Bélesta will open at home against Bédarieux. We won’t have to wait very long before the derby between the two Ariège clubs, since they will meet on the second day of the championship, on September 25. A first leg on the lawn of the Moulin Neuf in Tarascon, the return being scheduled for December 18 in the country of Olmes.
In Pool C of Régionale 2, we start very strong with a derby Mirepoix-Lavelanet on September 18 (return on December 11), while Barguillère will receive Coeur de Lomagne. Note on the shelves, the Barguillère-Lavelanet derbies on October 2 (return on January 15), and Barguillère-Mirepoix on October 23 (return on January 29).
In Pool D of Régionale 2, the Ariégeois are at the party from the opening of the championship on September 18: Mazères-Foix (return on December 11) and Lézat – Villeneuve-St-Jean. No time to be bored since the second day on September 25 will see another Mazères – Villeneuve-St-Jean derby; at the same time, Lézat will travel to Labarthe for the Lèze derby. Other highlights of the calendar, Lézat-Foix on October 23, Foix – Villeneuve-St-Jean on October 30 and Lézat-Mazères on November 27.
In Pool D of Regional 3, Ste-Croix Volvestre will start on September 18 with the reception of Ste-Foy de Peyrolières, when the Kercorb will go to Villeneuve la Comptal; the USCB 117 will be expected in Caunes, Bonnac in Villenouvelle… And a first derby between the Plateau de Sault and La Tour Verniolle.
In Pool F of Regional 3, finally, Prat will start against Mardaing, Ht-Salat received for its part Deux Rives. The Couseran derby is scheduled for October 30 (first leg at Prat) and February 12 (return match at Oust).