Peebles Rugby Football Club are a rugby union side. The earliest record available of rugby being played in Peebles was of a game in 1877 in Kingsmeadows Park and Peebles Rugby Football Club was formed in 1879. Peebles currently compete in National League Division One, the second tier of Scottish club rugby. They regained their status as a second tier club by winning the 2012–13 Championship Division B (East). As well as various Senior, Junior and Piranhas teams the club also runs a highly successful Sevens tournament in August.