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Cap RFC News and Notes Nov. 23

November 23, 2016
Posted by Jan-Christian Sorensen

Match Reports

The Capilano U23 Men and the Premier Women were in action last weekend. The U23 Men won and will be playing this Saturday at home at 11:30am. John Langley wrote match reports from last weekend. Please click here to read the reports.

Canada Women
After defeating Ireland last weekend, the Canadian Women have moved back into 2nd place in the world rankings. They take on New Zealand tomorrow morning in the second game of the tour. New Zealand is currently ranked number one in the world. The picture above features Capilano RFC members Andrea Burk and Gillian Boag, who received her first “Cap” for Canada last weekend. The roster and game details for tomorrow can be found by clicking here.

Jamie Cudmore returns for Canada
Capilano RFC members Jamie Cudmore has returned to team Canada this week. Canada takes on Samoa on Friday and Jamie will join Capilano Evan Olmstead in the squad. Click here to read the full story. All the best to team Canada!!

Rugby Saturday at The Pint 
This Saturday will see a triple header of International Rugby at The Pint.

6:30am England vs Argentina
9:30am Ireland vs Australia
12:00pm France vs New Zealand

$6 Guiness and $10 Breakfast Buffet.This will be another great rugby event!

Squamish Nation rugby star a strong role model 
Lyric Atchison, a grade 12 rugby athlete from Carson Graham has received a Premier’s Award for Aboriginal Youth Excellence in Sport for the Vancouver Coastal region, an honour that recognizes athletes who display leadership qualities, are committed to pursuing a higher education, and are recognized as community role models.

She has been a part of the Capilano Women’s program and has been described as a great athlete, a determined player, a fantastic teammate, and an even better person. The North Shore News wrote an article on Lyric Atchison which can be found by clicking here.

Capilano RFC Kit Order
We will have a limited amount of CFRC kit available this Thursday! We did our best to base off of the sizes people liked (and didn’t) from the last order and have a small amount of items available.

What:
• Men’s Hooded Sweatshirts (no zip) – $70
• Women’s Hooded Sweatshirts (with zip) – $70
• Men’s training tops – Singlets – $35
• Women’s training tops – Singlets – $35

When:
• After the AGM concludes (Thursday November 24, 2016)

How:
• Cash ONLY • No “save it for me” • No “I’ll pay at the bar” • No checks or chits

Other notes – Due to the limited amount available, only one singlet and one sweater per member, to allow as many Cap’s and Cap supporters the opportunity to have kit. More will be ordered for the New Year. We have done our best to accommodate sizes based on the last order, but cannot fit everyone. Please speak with us if we don’t have a size you need and we will work to have it on the next order. Thanks, Ryan and Mia

Two Rivers Meats Ongoing Fundraiser

An ongoing fundraiser with Two Rivers Meats has been set up. Every time you order they will e-mail you an individual pickup date and 15% of the proceeds will go to the club. Please put the word out as the club has had a lot of positive feedback about the quality of meat from the last one we did!

https://www.tworiversmeats.ca/fundraiser/capilano-rfc-meat-fundraiser/

AGM
The 47th (2016) Annual General Meeting of the Capilano Rugby Football Club will take place in The Alex Mahood Room, the Clubhouse, at Klahanie Park on Thursday, November 24th at 8:45pm.

Capilano RFC Toy Drive
WHERE: Capilano Rugby Club. 305 Klahanie Court.
WHEN: Saturday December 10th, 2016.
Drop in anytime between 12pm – 5pm