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THE 12 Sydney premiership rugby clubs have sent a strongly worded letter to the Australian Rugby Union voicing their opposition at the cash-strapped organisation cutting all their funding for next season.
A copy of the letter addressed to ARU chairman Michael Hawker from the members of the Sydney Rugby Union has been obtained by The Daily Telegraph.
"The perception is that the ARU has abandoned Community Rugby, electing not to fund grassroots rugby while continually introducing new programs requiring a substantial commitment of time, resources and funding from the participants," the letter states.
Time to pull on the myrtle jersey again? Good times - good memories but perhaps not in 2015. Not to worry, your business can go on the back of a player instead! There is space on the treasured myrtle jersey in 2015 for your business and you know that whoever is wearing the jersey will be most appreciative of your personal support of the Galloping Greens. For details of how to secure "your" jersey click here >>>...
Get in early to support Randwick Rugby at Coogee Oval and secure a home game Season Pass for $89. A terrific gift for you, your mate and your dad. Click here for an order form >>>...
Adult Price Early Bird $89 □ 2015 Price $99 □
Early Bird prices for 2014 purchases only. Passes will be posted (or made available for collection) once the 2015 Premiership Rugby draw is published. Passes may also be purchased at the Coogee Bowling Club, Dolphin St Coogee.
Congratulations go to Qantas Wallabies prop Sekope Kepu who will play his milestone 50th Test for Australia in Saturday's (7am Sunday morning AEDT) Trophée des Bicentenaires and Spring Tour clash against France at Stade de France.
Assisting at the "Bluebells" squad training are familiar Randwick Rugby personalities Mick Stephens, Nathan McMahon and Louisa McGinness.
Pre season schedule for Saturday morning 15 November - 8.30am to 10am.
Group 1 will start on the Coogee stairs - Cairo St, Coogee
Group 2 will start with Shannon/Travis on skills at the Coogee Bowling Club
Group 3 'Green' on Dolphin Street, Coogee.
Please be at each venue no later than 8.20am.
We will follow up with a Club BBQ at the Bowling Club from 10.15am.
The first Saturday training session of the Randwick Junior Academy will be held on Coogee Beach at 7.30am this Saturday 15 November. The 150 selected players aged from 11 to 17 will be put through their drills on the beach. Thanks go to all the coaching and support crew who've made this summer program possible.
A TWO-YEAR study stemming from former rugby league star Phil Blake's brush with death has revealed that athletes from the two rugby codes are prone to enlarged hearts.