John F. Kennedy on a visit to West Berlin at the height of the Cold War in 1962, forgot to utter the immortal words, “Ich bin ein KOB first grader”, and so that this oversight would never be repeated by future US presidents, the King’s Old Boys Rugby Club was formed a few years later.

Since then, for the past 48 seasons, the mighty King’s Old Boys’ Rugby Club has entered teams in the NSW Suburban Rugby competition. 2016 finds KOBs in the NSW Suburban 3rd Division Championship, once again intrepidly taking rugby balls where others fear to go (i.e. The Kingdome).