Win the chance to be our mascot for the big league opener with Glasgow
Do you know someone who would love to lead the Cardiff Blues out on to the field for the first competitive home match of the 2014/15 season? Here is your chance to get them involved on the big day!
We are looking for a young Cardiff Blues supporter, aged between 5 and 12, who has always dreamed of being our match day mascot.
The prize includes being pitch side pre-match for a close up view of the players warming up, a brand new Blues shirt, a family ticket, an official photo with the Blues captain and of course the opportunity to lead the Blues out on to the field!
To enter please email firstname.lastname@example.org stating the potential mascots details (name, age, school and favourite player) along with why he/she should lead the Blues out on to the field. Any additional information to prove how big a Cardiff Blues fan they are will be taken in to consideration!
Entrants must be available on Sunday 14th September 2014 from 3pm. The prize is not transferable to another match. Mascots must be aged between five and 12 years-old. Competition closes at 12noon on Monday 8th September and the winner will be contacted by 5pm on Monday 8th September.
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.
The Welsh Rugby Union, together with Pro Rugby Wales, has secured significantly improved insurance cover for all registered players, coaches and referees at each of its member clubs and regions at reduced costs -working with Aon, one of the world's largest insurance brokers and risk advisors.
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.