DC area rugby alumni from GWRFC, SudAmericana, MDX and PAC along with the Potomac Exiles are hosting a DC / MD Rugby Reunion Weekend the weekend of October 6-8. A variety of events and activities are available for anyone that is interested. The main event will be the Gala Dinner taking place on October 7th, which has limited space and over 160 rugby alumni committed. Sign up today so you don’t miss out on a chance to catch up with your fellow ruggers! Details and links to sign up are below.
GALA HAPPY HOUR & DINNER
Saturday, October 7th: 7:00 Happy Hour, 8:00 Dinner
Key Bridge Marriott
$100/person (many wives coming)
–Open Bar Happy Hour
–Full Dinner with Beer/Wine
–Much fun and frivolity
–Discounted rooms for those who want to stay
–Cash bar after for those who won’t leave
–Minimum speeches and singing
SIGN-UP AT: https://rugby-reunion-gala-dinner.cheddarup.com
Contact Ed Staunton at 301-943-0509 or firstname.lastname@example.org for questions.
Thanks to Ed Staunton for your great work in pulling this together.
SMITHSONIAN PRIVATE TOUR
Friday, October 6th: 1:30 gathering @ Haupt Garden.
90 minute tour of in front and behind scenes areas
For guys and gals (several solo spouses, while husbands on links)
Contact Ed Staunton at301-943-0509 or email@example.com for questions.
Thanks to Keith Conway for organizing and leading this spectacular private tour.
Friday, October 6th: 1:00 shot gun start
Reston National Golf Course
Choose your own foursome, or we will match you up.
–Golf round and cart
–Post-round social with munchies and beer
SIGN-UP AT: Watch this spot. Reston constructing link.
Contact Brian at Reston at 703-620-9333 for questions.
Thanks to John Trauth and Bill Ogilvie for getting the golf going.
LEGACY CLUB PUBS
Friday, October 6th: 7:00 to ????
GWRFC/SudAmericana Alumni gathering: Front Page at Dupont, Washington, DC
See this link for directions:
–PAC and Exiles pub: Watch this spot. Pubs to be announced.
–Discounted cash bar and munchies.
–Pubs will be in walking distance — if you want to mingle.
–Potomac Exiles — walking between bars looking for free drinks from Old Boys.
Thanks to Mike Green and Tanner Smith for organizing these pubs.
POTOMAC EXILES AND OLD BOYS GAME
Saturday, October 7th: beginning at Noon
Pitch: Watch this spot. Negotiating for Wallenberg or Gonzaga, Burning Tree EM as back-up
PERC vs Baltimore Chesapeake, D1 and D2 Sides
Old Boys: PAC vs. Exiles Motleys
For Old Boys:
–As many 10 minute periods as makes sense.
–Bring shorts, boots, and mouthpiece – jerseys provided.
–Winner takes legendary Golden Boot
SIGN UP AT:
Contact Skippers Mike Green or Mike Fabling for questions at: firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com
Picnic provided pitch-side
Lottery, reunion shirts and other stuff available for purchase to support PERC
Thanks to the triumvirate of Mikes – Minchik, Green and Fabling for organizing and to Big Ben Weidemer for putting on the picnic.
HAVE TO GO HOME BRUNCH
Organize your own get-together send-offs.
Some recommendations include:
–Le Diplomate at: http://lediplomatedc.com
–Old Ebbitt Grill at: http://www.ebbitt.com/menus
We are high tech — producing a digital montage for the program.
Send those historic photos to Pat Dynes, our event archivist
Will include. Nothing to silly or embarrassing.
Reach Pat at: firstname.lastname@example.org
161 people confirmed as of 8-29-2017. Space limited at some events so sign up today!