The ISSC Sevens is kicking off this Friday night (March 7th) in Capilano with a registration and ‘Meet and Greet’ night. The tournament will begin Friday, March 21st and we are encouraging as many members as possible to sign up and get involved in what is always a fun way to start the year. As always the bar in Capilano will be open for drinks after the games and it is a great way to meet your new teammates.
So regardless of your code, ability or length of stay in Vancouver – you are very welcome to come along to the tournament and join in!
Location: Capilano Rugby Club, North Vancouver
Membership fees are to be paid prior to taking part in the tournament – ‘No Pay-No Play’
The 2014 ISSC membership fees are as follows:
Playing Member: $100
Seven’s Tournament (with option to upgrade): $50
Social Member: $30
Since this is our first playing activity of the year, can we remind all new and returning members that you MUST have personal injury insurance to play for the club. If you require any information with regards to insurance, please send us an email at email@example.com
As of January 2014, Mouthguards are mandatory for players in all age grades, in all Gaelic football practice sessions and games. You will not be permitted on the pitch if you are not wearing a mouth guard. This rules applies to both men and ladies football.
CeltFest – Reminder
CeltFest is commencing this weekend (Sat 8th) beginning in the Rickshaw theatre as Ireland’s own Hermitage Green makes their first-ever Canadian appearance in an all-Ireland night of music with Vancouver’s favourite, Vagabonds. For more information and tickets to these events and more including the CeltFest 10th Anniversary Gala on Friday March 14th were the ISSC will receive the Celtfest Organization of the year award, please visit their page http://www.celticfestvancouver.com/
Hello all! It’s that time of the year again!
Time to start watching reruns of Countdown, Mastermind, The Weakest Link and even some Blackboard Jungle because it’s Quiz time!!
Where: Come down and join in on the craic at the Moose Down Under: Map
When: Friday February 21st at 7.30pm.
So let’s start of the 2014 season with some friendly competition to find out who really has the brains in the ISSC!
See you all there!
The ISSC invites all its members to come join the Vancouver Cougars as they celebrate Australia Day this year, January 25th at Montgomery Park (W 43rd and Oak) (map).
The traditional game of Aussie Rules will be played between the Irish and the Aussies.
For more details on the game & the post game celebrations, please click here Australia Day: Annual Aussie Rules Match 2014
With the AGM now in the books, we would like to offer our members the opportunity to put nominations forward for a coaching role in 2014.
We are looking for coaches across all codes: -
- Men’s Football coach(s)
- Ladies Football coach(s)
- Hurling coach(s)
- Camogie coach(s)
With the club growing and participation numbers increasing year on year, its more important then ever that people get involved. With this in mind and given the workload of coaching teams more than one coach per code would be preferred.
Please reply with nominations no later than Saturday February 8th to the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
The club executive will review nominations and make appointments following discussions with interested parties in March.
ISSC Vancouver AGM will take place on Tuesday January 21st @ 6.30pm
The AGM will take place at Roundhouse Community Centre & is easily accesible via the skytrain.
Please see the following link: - http://goo.gl/maps/yjc6S
The 2014 committee will be elected on the night. If you have any nominations or would like to be a member of the committee, please email email@example.com.
If you have any motions that you would like to put forward, please forward them to firstname.lastname@example.org by 12 pm Saturday January 18th for executive approval.
We would ask that all new & returning members attend.
We hope to see you all on the 21st.