September 13th will be the first friendly of the 2014-2015 Men’s season for Orlando Rugby. The Griffens will travel to the Gainesville Hogs and have a 12:30 kickoff at Squirrel Ridge Park. The team will meet at 8:30 am to carpool to the match, leaving from the Dr. Phillips LA Fitness. All players who plan on playing in this weekends match should be CIPP’d on usarugby.org and have signed the USA Waiver of Eligibility. After the match Orlando will join the home team for beers while getting prepared for the overnight camping trip at Ginnie Springs. Please bring all necessary equipment, mouthguard, rugby boots, tape, white rugby shorts, and all camping gear. The price for Ginnie Springs admission is $21 per person and to rent a tube the cost is $6. You will need these funds to enter the park and stay the night. All players are invited to join in on the fun and good luck to the Men at the match. 2..3.. Orlando!!!
Tonight, Septemeber 2, all returning and prospective players will meet at Whiskey Dick’s downtown from 7pm – 9pm. This meeting will be the kickoff event for the 2014-2015 season. It will allow all players to fill out any necessary forms and pay any current dues outstanding to the club (player dues $225). It will also allow for players to sign up on USARUGBY.ORG and fill out the online profile required for CIPP Registration. Please bring either cash or check for your player dues (or a plan to pay in installments) as well as your “A” Drinking Game. See you all there!
Its that time of the year again, CIPP Registration is now open to all current and prospective club members. Just click here, usarugby, to start the process. This needs to be done before you can ever step on the field for ORFC. Our first match is on September 13th at Gainesville where the team will also camp over night at the Springs. Practice is currently underway at Blue Jacket Park and the start of the season bash will be held on Septemeber 2nd, 7pm at Whiskey Dick’s. All players should attend this function and be prepared to bring Team Dues.