Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Western Suburbs RFC Today

Saturday, October 27 match: at WARRENTON RFC, 1 pm, A-side.
We are working to find a B-side opponent; stay tuned.

Directions are as follows to Warrenton's pitch at Great Meadow:

From the EAST. (Washington, Fairfax, etc)
1.) Take I-66 west to exit 31 (Rte 245, The Plains, Old Tavern)
2.) Go left (south) on 245 for about 3 miles.
3.) In Old Tavern enter "Great Meadow" main gate on the left.
4.) Go right immediately and follow the "Rugby" signs.

From the WEST. (Winchester, and I-81)
1.) Take I-66 east to exit 28 (Rte 17 south)
2.) At 3 miles go left on Rte 245.
3.) Enter Great Meadow at the first open gate on your right.
4.) Go right immediately and follow the "Rugby" signs.



To all active players who have not paid dues and others who wish to have
voting rights or contribute to the club:
The club has not pushed the dues issue this fall like we did in the spring,
BUT dues still need to be paid. To date we have received dues from some
players and a few OB's. Please see me THIS week with your payment.

Since there is only 1 week left in the regular season
***the deadline for payment will be this Thursday Oct 25.***

Dues are $120 ($60 if you are new to rugby)

Thank you,
Jeff Bush, Treasurer


Practice Tuesdays & Thursdays at ***8:00*** at Herndon Middle School.
The address is 901 Locust St, Herndon, VA.
Please make sure to bring all of your regular practice gear
(Cleats, Mouth guard, water, etc).


From Fairfax:
1.) Take Fairfax County Parkway North.
2.) Left on Rt. 608 (West Ox Road).
3.) Right on Centreville Rd.
4.) Centreville Rd. becomes Elden St.
5.) Right onto Locust St.
6.) Herndon Middle School is at #901 Locust St.


From Sterling:
1.) Rt. 28 South towards Dulles Airport.
2.) Rt. 606 East towards Herndon.
3.) Rt. 606 East becomes Locust St.
4.) Herndon Middle School is at #901 Locust St.


from Lee Coogle concerning Old Boys "Golden Oldies" tournament:
I am currently taking names for interest in WARTS tour to the Golden Oldies tournament
in Edinburgh, Sept 2008.
We need to get 15 signed up (just a $20 deposit to cover the entry fee) so I can enter
the team and get the tournament information. Poltroons already have two teams entered!

Contact me: leecoogle@aol.com


If you missed one of the World Cup matches, go to

http://www.versus.com/sports and search on your zipcode.
It will tell you which cable company in your area carries the re-run, the channel,
and the times.


Fellow ruggers,
Make it a 'rugby reunion', invite your club mates and rugby enthusiasts to join
the Potomac Rugby Foundation (www.rugby-foundation.org ) at the Arlington Cinema
and Drafthouse for the Rugby World Cup Finals (10/20) LIVE.
The 250 seat Drafthouse is a unique moviehouse venue with full table F&B service.
Proceeds to benefit the 501(c)3 non profit Potomac Rugby Foundation.
Information Links below:


Don't miss out - you can order you tickets online!


Fall 2007 Schedule:
27 October at Warrenton
3 November PRU Match - round 1
10 November PRU Match - finals


Some administrative notes:
1. if you need real-time info, always check the message board (http://s2.excoboard.com/exco/forum.php?forumid=111697) and the "what's new" sections
of the team website at www.rugbyfootball.com.
2. if you can't get access to the message board, email Kermit at rugbykermit@earthlink.net
asking for permission.
3. DO NOT send emails to this address (wsrfc@comcast.net) if you need immediate information because it is not monitored on a regular basis.



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