“...it's important that players step-up to the mark and lead by example. Both Danny Barker and Ross Mckay stood out in last Saturday's match v Harrogate as two such players”
Steve Whitehead - Director of Rugby
Mintbridge will host LIVE RUGBY this Saturday when the 2nd XV plays host to league leaders SANDBACH. It's very tight at the top of the Sale Sharks Division 1 table, with Kendal in 4th place only 5 points behind SANDBACH and incredibly, pushing for promotion having only been newly promoted to this league!
Kick-off is 2pm, food will be available from 12 Noon and it's FREE ENTRY!
Will Montgomery is allowed to be 'selectively released' for club games as part of his contract with Newcastle Falcons. At the club's request, Will has been granted permission to be available for selection this weekend and will feature in the 1st XV squad for the AWAY match v second top of the table Lymm on Saturday!
Lymm sits 24 points ahead of Kendal who remain in 8th place.
Number 8 servery will open it's hatch on a full-time basis from Monday next week (5th February) serving take-away food from 8am. A full menu has been produced and will be available for collection at the club this weekend, as well as distributed throughout town on flyers!
The DOR in reviewing last weeks match said "At this stage of the season, when our backs are against the wall and the depth of the is squad running thin with injuries, it's important that players step up to the mark and lead by example. Both Danny Barker and Ross Mckay stood out in last Saturday's match v Harrogate as two such players".
6 - Nations Championship
ALL 6 - Nations matches will be shown on the large screens in the clubhouse and food will be available throughout. Saturday matches will feature the "build-a-burger" offer, Sunday matches will have the Sunday Roast menu available and the Friday FRANCE v ITALY match on 23 Feb will feature "Steak Night".
6 - NATIONS COMPETITION! - win £100 overall and £10 weekly
The 6 Nations Competition kicks-off this Saturday 3 Feb, so GET YOUR PREDICTIONS IN! We are offering £100 for the overall winner and £10 for each weekly winner!
DEADLINE - The deadline for completed entries is tomorrow (Friday 2 Feb) at NOON!
Forms can be picked up and handed in at reception, or downloaded to print at home HERE
The first round of matches this weekend is:
Wales v Scotland.... Principality Stadium (Cardiff).... Saturday, February 3.... 2.15pm
France v Ireland.... Stade de France (Paris).... Saturday, February 3.... 4.45pm
Italy v England.... Stadio Olimpico (Rome).... Sunday, February 4.... 3pm
Updated 20:05 - 13 Feb 2018 by Sarah Keast