Chooks News 20 January 2021

Chairpersons Update

It is with great sadness we report the passing of Ashley John Gardiner on Monday 18 January 2021. The club extends condolences and thoughts to Ash's wife Linda and his extended family.

The family will take Ash to Ash’s Bar for the last time on Thursday evening 21 January from 5.30pm . All players and supporters are welcome to attend.

There will be a funeral service for Ash in the Chook House on Saturday 23 January 11am.

Upcoming Rugby Season

Although we are at the height of the summer, preparation for the coming winter rugby season is well underway.

Club Officers for 2021

Peter ColesPatron
Dave FullerPresident
Lindsay ThomsonVice President
Scott SiffleetChairperson
Daniel GreeneClub Captain
Jan HoldtAdministrator
Tom O'ConnorTreasurer
Paul MeuliExec Member
Dan JohansonExec Member
Darryn JonesExec Member
Greg PlimmerExec Member
Darryn JonesJunior Rugby Convenor

The big project this year is our new lights for all three grounds and an announcement for the start of this is not far away so please put your hand up when we call for a hand. We are looking at bringing back the Good old Working Bees followed with a BBQ and Beer.

All players and supporters are invited to the clubrooms Friday 22 January between 4pm – 7pm to enjoy a BBQ, Happy Hour on Tap beer, and to meet and chat with this season’s coaches.

Co-coach Ben Siffleet, Nathan Lawrence
Manager Daniel Johanson

Div 1
Co- Coach Bailey Walsh, Dylan Juffermans
Manager Rayno du Buisson

Senior 3rds
Co-Coach Daniel Green, Reece Hannam
Manager Cam Erye

Co- Coach Greg Plimmer, Aaron Broughton
Manager Bryan Boulton

Unofficial training for all senior teams started on Thursday 14 January with teams working together on skills and fitness. The official pre-season training will begin early Feb. All intending players are welcome.

Your chairman Scott Siffleet, Blue and White for life



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