Hi there Pirates Members and Friends
What a great Golf Day we had on Friday at Parkview – the weather was great and the support of our fantastic members was so good. It went off very well.
Pirates Rugby also had a good day on the field last Saturday by beating Raiders so all in all it was a great weekend for the Rats.
KARAOKE TIME – WELL DONE HOCKEY LADIES it is sold out !!!
Hope you have a fabulous fun evening
PIRATES RUGBY NEWS
The Rugby Club is playing a very big game this weekend against Roodepoort in Roodepoort. This is a huge game for our Club so we look forward to some real good support for the Boys in Roodepoort.
The results from last weekend vs Raiders were:
1st won 33 – 26
2nds won 37 – 15
3rds won 42 – 13
U21’s lost 29 – 7
U19’s won 30 – 0
Good luck for this Saturday boys we look forward to some great results.
GREAT SUPER 15 GAMES ON TV THIS SATURDAY
Come down the Karaoke will be in the Main Bar but the Old Bones will be open with a great atmosphere and nice warm fire
Southern Kings vs Cheetahs in PE – Kick off at 15h00
Stormers vs Reds in Cape Town – Kick off at 17h05
Sharks vs Bulls in Durban – Kick off at 19h10
Good Luck to Comrades Runners for the last week of training. Comrades is next Sunday 2nd June so it is the last week of tapering training for the runners. Keep warm don’t get sick and next week we will let everyone know who is on the starting line.
THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO SUPPORTED THE LAPTOP DRAW
The laptop Draw was very well supported by some fantastic loyal members and then by the Golfers on Friday. Glynis Mauldon did a fantastic job by selling EVERYONE at Parkview a ticket for this draw which was greatly appreciated. The laptop was won by Rod Faulconbridge. Well done Rod a very deserving winner as Rod is always so supportive of Pirates. Thanks again to Max Holding for the donation of the laptop. Your support of Pirates is greatly appreciated.
PIRATES CLUB GOLF DAY
I would like to thank our Sponsors of Holes for the Golf Day on Friday – by sponsoring a hole you really made a difference to our profits, which we will tell you next week, as we are waiting for our bill from Parkview.
Platinum Sponsorship – of R5 000.00
Glasfit – Barry Miller
SA Breweries – Wade O’Connor
Gold Sponsorship – of R3 000.00
Colony Arms – Owen Murphy
Point of Purchase – Craig Driver
Silver Sponsorship – of R1 000.00
Style Resources – Lloyde Hanson
Here are some photos of two of our 4 Balls preparing to clean up the field
PIRATES LADIES HOCKEY ARE PLAYING ON SATURDAY
Pirates ladies continue their great Season with a draw 1 -1 against Crusaders last weekend. Their next game is on Saturday 25th May at 15h45 against Wanderers at Wanderers.
Please get there to support them as this is a huge game for the Ladies
PIRATES BAR SPECIALS AND PRODUCTS
The Club is once again stocking German Crafters Beer in a 1 litre bottle – R48.00 for 1 litre of beer. Come down and try it
BUY 2 REDD’S ciders for just R20.00
Drostyhof Extra Light Wine is available behind the bar – try it out
Buy a Heineken and get a scratch card and stand a chance to win some really good prizes
NEXT CLUB DRAW – FRIDAY 7th JUNE – R2000.00 to be won
CLUB ACTIVITIES AND NEWS
- Pirates vs Roodepoort at Roodepoort – Saturday 25th May
- Club Draw – Friday 7th June R2000.00 to be won
- We are having a Ladies Lunch so please diarise the date NOW – Saturday 12th October 2012
A very clever crossword
When you rearrange the letters:
ALAS ! NO MORE
Till next week keep safe and warm