Leigh Halfpenny received the Blues Player of the Year Award from EADS last year
The public will cast their votes at the General Election on May 6th but Blues supporters can get to the polls today to vote for their Cardiff Blues Player of the Season 2009/10.
The 2009/10 season has seen many players perform outstandingly for the Blues, as the team continues to challenge on two fronts right to the end of the season. All supporters are invited to vote for their choice now from the entire squad list, with a shortlist of four players being chosen on Thursday ahead of the polls closing over the weekend. Past winners of this prestigious prize include Blues Number 8 - Xavier Rush, Fullback - Ben Blair, and last year's winner Leigh Halfpenny, who was selected from over 2000 entries.
Get your vote in now on the home page of the official Cardiff Blues website.
Cardiff Blues travel to Myreside on Friday to take on Edinburgh Rugby in a crucial Guinness PRO12 clash, and with Wales facing Scotland in the RBS 6 Nations at BT Murrayfield on Saturday, it promises to be a weekend of non-stop rugby action at the Scottish capital. Here are some useful advice to Cardiff Blues travelling supporters.
To celebrate the opening of the newly refurbished Guinness PRO12 Pack Bar, the world famous Irish brewer will be offering supporters free pints of the black stuff ahead of Saturday's clash with Ulster.
'TACKLE' - the first-ever joint community rugby initiative between the four professional teams in Wales has been launched (today Weds 19th October) bringing an inspiring new rugby education programme to young people in Communities First areas. Partners in the project were joined by Wales' star rugby internationals Sam Warburton (Cardiff Blues), Alun Wyn Jones (Ospreys), Gareth Davies (Scarlets) and Hallam Amos (Newport Gwent Dragons), for the launch at Aberdare Community School.
A last minute Jarrod Evans penalty ensured Cardiff Blues Premiership Select finished their British and Irish Cup campaign on a high, with a 24-21 victory over London Scottish at Athletic Ground on Friday.