Well what a wonderful day we had on Wednesday with the Junior Rugby Tournament. The Club was abuzz with 600 little boys running around having the most fantastic time. Well done to Daniel Riberio, one of the Junior Rugby coaches for organising such a fantastic event. The pressure is now Dan on to do this more often. Well done.
The Club now prepares itself for another bumper weekend with the Club Draw tonight R4 075.00 to be won, Springbok Rugby on the Big Screens and The Festival of Beer on Saturday and Sunday. Where else would one want to be?
CLUB DRAW TONIGHT @ 6.30pm
It is the Club Draw tonight with R4 075.00 to be won to the paid up member who is at the Draw. We will draw 3 times tonight to give more chances of winning so make sure you are here at the Club. We will also be doing a raffle draw so there are many chances of winning.
Pirates Grill Specials for tonight
Warren has some great pizza’s available now from his kitchen.
Margherita – R50.00
Margherita with 2 toppings – R60.00
See you all later
SPRINGBOKS VS AUSTRALIA – Kick off at 5pm tomorrow
The Springboks are up against Australia tomorrow in Cape Town and Pirates will be open for all rugby revellers. Parking will not be a problem as the Pirates parking is for the use of Pirates members only and all Festival of Beer guests will be using the top field and the park for parking.
The Pirates Grill is offering a special for the day tomorrow. 300g Ribs and Chips for R60.00
See you all at the Club the atmosphere is going to be terrific
CURRIE CUP GAMES THIS WEEKEND
The Currie Cup continues this weekend with some great games again and the Club will be open for you to watch all of them
There are only two Live Televised games this weekend
- Friday 26th September: Cheetahs vs Bulls in Bloem – Kick Off at 19h10
- Saturday 27th September: Sharks vs EP Kings in Durban – Kick Off at 14h00
- FESTIVAL OF BEER IS HERE – BOOK NOW ON THE WEB
Have you booked your ticket yet through Ticketweb and get the special Pirates price? This is a fantastic event with a wonderful children’s area, fantastic Gourmet Food Stalls and lots of wonderful Craft Beers to taste. Don’t miss this one
PIRATES TO PIRATES RUN ON SUNDAY
Well done to Dave Case for putting together which I am sure will become an annual run from Orlando Pirates to Greenside Pirates run on Sunday 28th September.
The runners are being transported to Orlando Pirates and then will run back to the Club and have a braai at the Club. There are more than 30 runners participating.
Have a fantastic run guys and gals and see you back at the Club after your 22km run.
What a great initiative – well done Road Running
SPORTSMAN’S LUNCH ON FRIDAY 3rd OCTOBER
Below please see the details for the Sportman’s Lunch on Friday 3rd October. This is an Old Boys initiative to raise money for the Club to go towards one of the Development Projects we would like to do at the Club. Your support would be hugely appreciated. Please contact Non at the office to book your table or seat
SPRINGBOK TEST AT ELLIS PARK ON SATURDAY 4TH OCTOBER
Take the Bus from Pirates
Please phone Non on 011 646 5025 to book your seat
CLUB DATES TO DIARISE
- 27th and 28th September – Craft Beer Festival
- 16th October – Pirates Beer Club
- 18th October – Ladies Lunch
- 15th November – Summer Gourmet Fest at Pirates
Have a great weekend and see you all at the Club