SOUTHERN KINGS FIXTURES FOR 2016
THE Southern Kings make their return to Super Rugby
The Southern Kings fixtures for 2016 are (SA times):
Saturday, February 27: Kings v Sharks, NMB Stadium, PE, 15.00
Saturday, March 12: Kings v Chiefs, NMB Stadium, PE, 15.00
Saturday, March 19: Crusaders v Kings, Christchurch, 08.35
Friday, March 25: Hurricanes v Kings, tbc, 08.35
Saturday, April 2: Kings v Japan XV, NMB Stadium, PE, 17.05
Saturday, April 9: Kings v Bulls, NMB Stadium, PE, 19.10
Saturday, April 23: Kings v Lions, NMB Stadium, PE, 17.05
Saturday, April 30: Argentina XV v Kings, tbc, time tbc
Saturday, May 7: Kings v Blues, NMB Stadium, PE, 17.05
Saturday, May 14: Cheetahs v Kings, Bloemfontein, 17.05
Saturday, May 21: Sharks v Kings, Durban, 17.05
Friday, May 27: Kings v Argentina XV, NMB Stadium, PE, 19.00
Saturday, July 2: Kings v Highlanders, NMB Stadium, PE 17.05
MEMBERSHIP FOR 2016 IS NOW OPEN
|Some of our members enjoying our new facilities watching the Southern Kings vs Chiefs|
GO TO OUR MEMBERSHIP PAGE FOR ALL DETAILS
EP Kings under 19 bring home the u19 Cup 2015
The Kings Army is the official Supporters club for the EP Rugby Union, EP Kings and Southern Kings. The EP Kings and Southern Kings are based at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium along Prince Alfred Road in Port Elizabeth , South Africa.The Kings Army is recognised by EP Rugby and EP Kings franchise as the official supporters club. Membership is open to all supporters of rugby who are passionate about Rugby. Membership for the 2016 is now open will only expire at the end of the 2016 season, thereafter membership will be renewed annually at the beginning of every season. Membership fees are listed above.
Membership will include Stadium Tours, meet and greet at various functions by selected players and will be different players as the season progresses.
Membership fees and structures will be set up and posted here and on our facebook page.Please note The Kings Army is a non profit organization, we do this for the love of the EP Kings. We are not currently affiliated to the EP Kings and EP Rugby in anyway, but run separately as a volunteer organization. We have our own Constitution. EP Rugby Union recognises the Kings Army as the official supporters club.
The Kings Army is based at the Kings Arms situated 22 Mount Rd which is at the bottom of Mount Road, The Kings Arms is open daily, expect Mondays for meals and a drink or two and is open to the public for everyone to enjoy the atmosphere.Come and join the members in their own exclusive area, for pre match drinks and tv coverage for the away matches when Super Sport screen these matches. The venue is family friendly so you may bring the whole family. Our goal is to provide members with a shuttle service to and from the stadium on home matches.Watch this space as we negotiate for this service. The shuttle service is now in place and will be available on game days.
The Kings Arms is taking shape nicely, the venue is child friendly, it has an outdoor braai area, a full operating kitchen, a Deck upstairs and of course the Kings Members area.The EP Kings players Scott van Breda and Shane Gates came to socialize with the supporters after the Cheetahs match on the 20th September.
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Some wonderful moments of EP Rugby
The Southern Kings first ever match was against the British and Irish Lions and was played on the 16th of June 2009 at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.Southern Kings Starting XV:15. Tiger Mangweni , 14. Wylie Human , 13. Frikkie Welsh , 12. De Wet Barry , 11. Mathew Turner , 10. Jaco van der Westhuyzen , 9. Francois Hougaard , 1. Jaco Engels , 2. Derick Kuun (capt) , 3. Ruan Vermeulen , 4. Ross Skeate , 5. Marco Wentzel , 6. Solly Tyibilika , 7. Mpho Mbiyozo , 8. Darron NellReserves:16. Delarey du Preez , 17. Dean Greyling , 18. Lungelo Payi , 19. Dries van Schalkwyk , 20. Josh Fowles , 21. Bevin Fortuin , 22. Mzwandile Stick.Sboniso Mhlongo entered the Kings Arms. He shouted with a loud voice to the bar tender and said “give me braai (BBQ) meat worth R100 together with pap, and give everyone here braai meat worth R100 and pap. When I eat I want everyone to eat too”
The whole bar was served and the crowd got excited. Then Sboniso said “give me a nip of mellow wood brandy and give everyone a nip too, because when I drink I want everyone to drink too” The crowd was served and they were so pleased and they said “wow Mhlongo you are the man”When they were all done Sboniso shouted “please give me my bill and give everyone else theirs too, because when I pay my bill, I want everyone to pay theirs too.”
His Funeral is tomorrow.For more info about the Kings Army please contact Secretary
December 2, 2011 in
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