What more do we love than rugby? (Answer: Nothing!) Welcome to your February 2018 newsletter, All Blues Family! 
Berkeley All Blues Women's Rugby Club

Spring 2018 

1/13       vs. Sacramento
1/20       at SFGG
2/3         at Santa Rosa
2/10       vs. Life West A (non-league)
2/17       vs. Life West B
2/24       at Sacramento
2/24       WPL at Life West A
3/10-11  Champagne Classic (San Diego, CA)
3/10       vs. SFGG
3/17       vs. Santa Rosa
3/17       WPL vs. Life West A
3/24       vs. San Jose
3/31       at Life West B
5/19       Maggotfest (Missoula, MT)

Unhighlighted games = D2 league games 
Provisional games
Social tournaments

Tentative dates:
4/7      D2 Semi-finals
4/14    NCRFU Finals
4/21    D1 vs D2 Match

4/28    ARC1 Finals
5/19-20 USA Championship
6/2-3 USA Rugby Finals

The All Blues are turning 40! 
(in 2018!)

Save the date! July 20-22nd, 2018 is the Rugby 7s World Cup in San Francisco AND the All Blues 40th Anniversary Party!

Are you a former or current player?  Fill out this short survey!

Got memorabilia you want to share? Let Dot know.

Want to watch the 7s World Cup with us? Get your ticket here!

Sponsorship 101

it takes a lot of time, effort, and money to keep our illustrious club up and running. Earn princess hours for any local business sponsorships you acquire! To help you, check out Kedra's tips for asking for sponsorships and a copy of our sponsorship letter. Please contact Maja W. for more details!

Hey there, All Blues Nation!


The D2 team takes a selfie after one of our practices early in the season. Photo credit: Ceara "8-foot" Lafferty

Now with three games under our belt, including our first win against Santa Rosa, we are gearing up for the rest of this exciting season! League games, WPL-geared games, social tournaments--no matter your level and interest, come on out for a good run this spring!


Community news

All Blues game day coverage. Did you know we have a Twitter account where we live tweet our games as they unfold? We also have videos from our last three games so far this season; check the list serve for links. And while we're on the topic of media, check out our awesome Instagram account!

CPC Featured Players: Serena Liu and Christina Ramos. We've got a double feature for you this edition, with two players that exemplify what it means to be an All Blue. Check out our Q&A interviews with Serena and with Christina!
The All Blues' "Secret Weapon": Dr. Abby Irwin. Dr. Abby has been a mainstay on our team since the days of Kathy Flores as our coach. Learn more about her history and how she earned her moniker in an interview by our own Sarah Clay, done during the most recent fall WPL season.


Upcoming Social Events

Roses are red, violets are blue,
we have some fun times in store for you!


Team Lifting | every Wed, starting January 24
UC Berkeley Rec Sports Facility
2301 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA

8 PM-9:30 PM

Heather Lockwood, All Blues alum and an amazing lifting instructor working out of Cal Berkeley, is going to continue coaching our team lifts for the spring season. Out of season players welcome! Check your e-mail for the spreadsheet, sign up for a slot and meet in the RSF lobby!

Bingo Night | Fri, February 16
Crooked City Cider
477 25th St, Oakland, CA 
7:30-10 PM

Start inviting all your friends and coworkers for a fun evening of bingo, cool prizes and delicious cider. Know a business/folks who'd like to sponsor money or donations in-kind as prizes? Please contact Kedra!

Karaoke for a Cause | Sat, February 17 
The Port
2023 Broadway, Oakland, CA

Join us for a fun karaoke night emceed by drag queen Amoura Teese. The All Blues will be selling jello shots and will also receive 100% of all draft beer and house wine sales. This is the first event we'll have at this partner bar in downtown Oakland and we really want to show them how great hosting the All Blues can be!
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