Guys, very important we get some good numbers for the tours in the lead up to the Asian Championships. Those that are considering tours please reach out to Barbs, email below, as soon as you can.
Exciting times ahead with the clash against the Singapore Wombats, The China Cup and The Asian Championships all happening within the next few months. Fitness will be imperitive to have a chance at winning the 4th Asian Champs Trophy for the club. To that end extra training sessions will continue to run right up to the Champs on Tuesdays and Thursday nights 7.30-8.30 at Happy Valley (firstname.lastname@example.org for more info). Keep the following dates in the diary:
27th – 29th August: Singapore Tour
Not just a one off game. With Bali, Indonesia and Malaysia all possibilites for sending a team this will be a great opportunity for players to get A LOT of game time under their belt in preparation for the Champs!
5th September: China Cup in Hong Kong
With Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Macau and Pok Fu Lam all competing over the coveted China Cup, this tournament has grown exponentially both in popularity and importance. It is imperitive that the Dragons keep this trophy safe in HK this year.
15th-17th October: Asian Championships
Considered the “Holy Grail” of Asian footy this tournament makes all the others look like Little League. This year promises to be one of the most exciting Champs ever. With the World Expo on and an AFL game being showcased between Melbourne and Brisbane, Shanghai will be roaring with activity! Please invite partners and family/kids along to this event as it will be a great opportunity for them to see Asian footy at its best.