Please note that the SSA are planning to run a coach to the Leicester game on May 10th, details will be available on here nearer the time. However, we will not be running coaches to the Harlequins game at Wembley or to the remaining Premiership Away games. It is possible that we will run coaches should we have an away semi-final for the Premiership or Heineken Cup.
It’s time to register your vote for the February Player of the Month. Follow this link to the voting page. The nominees are Brad Barritt, James Johnston, Jackson Wray, and Chris Wyles.
Don’t delay; voting closes at midnight on Tuesday 11th March.
We’ve been approached by Katie Kilbane, a student currently in her final year in NUI, Galway in Ireland with a request for help by any Saracens Supporters who travelled to Galway for the Heineken Cup match against Connacht last October. As part of her final year dissertation on small-scale sports events tourism, any help we can provide by answering a short questionnaire will be much appreciated.
The questionnaire looks to create a short tourist profile of the type of tourist sports events such as the Heineken Cup have brought to Galway, and what it does to boost tourism in the area.
Here’s the link to the questionnaire: Small-Scale
Continue reading Sports event tourism in Galway – a request
Alex Goode was the clear winner in the vote for the SSA Player of the Month for January. Alex turned in a string of great performances throughout the month, capped by an outstanding try in the Heineken Cup game against Connacht at Allianz Park. Alex is currently with the England squad during the 6 Nations, so we will have to wait until we can present him with his award, but as soon as we can, well make the presentation to Alex after a home game, in the Olympic Bar at Allianz Park.
Previous SSA Player of the Month winners are:
Continue reading Alex Goode voted SSA Player of the Month for January
Saracens Sport Foundation has launched LOVE TO MOVE this season, this is a programme for over 50’s and is held in and around Barnet. February sees the launch of 6 new activities starting in a weekly timetable format.
50+ Touch Rugby 50+ Fitness Nordic Walking Pilates Love to Dance
Interested? Contact Lewis Sones or Annabel Hay on 0203 675 7246
Tim Streather, the SSA sponsored player for 2013-14 was recently interviewed by Debbie Knight, the SSA Social Media maestro, on behalf of the rugby website In The Loose. Debbie is a regular correspondent for In The Loose, so if you don’t do so already, give her a follow at @debsknig. Here’s the link to the article: Tim Streather – A Saracens New Boy.