Hi there Pirates Friends
Thanks so much to everyone we attended the Club Draw – the money was not won so next month you stand a chance of winning R3 075.00.
Pirates had the busiest day ever on Saturday so thanks so much to all our members for coming to the Club and enjoying the great event.
The Main Club will be open for all the Super 15 games this weekend and of course the Quarter-Finals of the Soccer World Cup. Look forward to seeing our members at the Club
PIRATES 10KM ROAD RACE – THIS SUNDAY @ 08h00
The Road Running Section will once again be hosting the 10km Road Race at the Club on Sunday
We look forward to a great day at the Club on Sunday so as members please come down and support the Club
SOME GREAT SUPER 15 LOCAL DERBY GAMES THIS WEEKEND
Friday 10th July
- Lions vs Rebels at Ellis Park – Kick off at 19h05
Saturday 11th July
- Stormers vs Bulls at Newlands – Kick Off at 17h05
- Cheetahs vs Sharks in Bloem – Kick Off at 19h00
THE NEW AWNINGS ARE UP AND LOOK GREAT
The Club has had new awnings erected on the patio and they look so good.
This whole project was sponsored by the Pirates Wine Club. Thank you so much to Elaine Clingman for all the hard work she puts into the Wine Club and because of her hard work the Wine Club is able to put so much back into the Club. Thank you so much!!!
WORLD CUP SOCCER PIRATES SUPERBRU UPDATE
Below is the Leader board for the Pirates Soccer Superbru before the start of the Quarter Finals.
Bush is still on the rise!!
Remember that the Club will be open for all the games this weekend so come down and watch at the Club as the atmosphere is fantastic.
HAVE YOU JOINED MY SCHOOL?
Have got your My School Card yet to support to support the Club? Please click here and apply for your card – it is so easy to apply and such a simple way to raise money for the Club
HOCKEY RESULTS FROM THE WEEKEND
- Ladies 1st vs UJ A – Lost 0 – 1
- Ladies 2nds – Bye
- Ladies 3rds vs Old Parks B – Won 5 – 3
- Mens 1st vs In Touch A – Lost 2 – 4. Goal scorers: Geoff Whalley and Mike Tucker (no relation)
- Mens 2nds vs Old Vaal A – Won 4 – 0.
- Cricket Side vs UJ E – Won 2 – 0.
CRICKET AGM – 14TH JULY @ 18H30 in the Old Bones
Calling all Cricketers to attend the AGM. This is the right thing to do
PIRATES BEER CLUB – THURSDAY 17TH JULY
As we enter the 2nd half of the year we are pleased to announce the hosting of one of South Africa’s largest and oldest microbreweries. For many of you Mitchell’s Brewery and their beers will need no introduction! Started all the way back in 1983 in Knysna they have a long established history with many tales to tell. They are distributed nationwide and many of you would have spotted the Mitchell’s Pub in the V&A Waterfront.
They are going to be bringing 4 beers for us to taste on the evening.
Details of the evening are as follows:
- Brewery – Mitchell’s Brewery
- Date – 17th July 2014
- Time -19:00
- Entrance Fee – R50 for members / R80 for non-members (includes light meal and tasting beers)
Please contact the office if you are keen to join us on 011 646 5025
SOCIAL SOCCER AFTERNOON SUNDAY 13TH JULY
The Soccer Section will be hosting an Inter-Section 5-a side Soccer tournament on Sunday 13th July
This will be held from 15h00 to 18h00 so that you finish your Soccer just in time to watch the Closing Ceremony of the Soccer World Cup and then of course to stay for the Final.
What you need to do:
- Form a team of 5 to not more than 7 people (mixed teams are perfect) from people within your section
- The cost will be R20.00 per person and teams will receive a free shooter to set the tone
- Paul from the Soccer Section will have a playing format which will be so much fun and quick so even if you have never played soccer before you will have fun
- There will be a few spot prizes for various ‘things’ that happen during the afternoon
- The Brazilian Soccer Schools will also be doing exhibition tricks of what they have learnt from playing at the Brazilian Soccer School
- Please get your teams together and phone the office to let us know if you are playing. 011 646 5025
CLUB DATES TO DIARISE
- 6th July – Pirates Annual 10km Road Race
- 13th July – Launch of the Pirates Soccer Section
- 17TH July – Beer Club
- 25th July – Club Draw R3 075.00 to be won
Keep well and smiling