Senior Women Week 2 Update

Senior Women Week 2 Update

The Red Deer Titans Senior Women’s rugby team had a successful home opener defeating the Calgary Rams 68-5 at the Titans Rugby Park. The Titans ladies started and finished strong putting up almost a point a minute throughout the game but undoubtedly their major success of the evening was rostering a full 25 players (plus reserves) for the game. The game saw tries from eight different players but it was clear that all 25 players made a significant impact throughout it. Prop Isebel St. Pierre was chosen as “Forward of the Game” for her relentless and consistent performance on the field. Center Emma Newton was chosen as “Back of the Game” for her complete effort of defence, ball distribution and strong running lines (and she converted 4 kicks). Rams choose 8-man Courtney Holtkamp after she produced seemingly endless punishing runs during the game. Unfortunately, Holtkamp cap the night off with the “W” during the traditional post game “Chugging Competition” against the Rams player of the game and her opposite number 8. The team also attempted a world record in “Penalties during a Rugby Match” however came up just short. Prop Haley Khatib however wasn’t going to be denied setting herself a personal best of possibly eight penalties (video review still to confirm). Overall it was a great game for the Titans Women and a great start to the season after two strong wins. They played with a lot of energy and stayed positive throughout the game….and kept their composure when necessary. The women host Lethbridge next on June 2 in what looks to be a great club day of...
Senior Women Week 1 Update

Senior Women Week 1 Update

The first game of the season for the Red Deer Titans Senior Women’s Team was a massive success. With only 7 returning players, and a new head coach, the team was nervous for their first game against the Calgary Hornets. On May 5th at the Calgary Rugby Union Park the Senior Women’s focused on collaboration and positivity. By having a positive growth mindset the Titans were able to over come many obstacles and came out on top with a final score of 56-27. This victory was not only shown on the score board, but also team unity. Head Coach Kenton Poelzer is excited to see what these girls will do at their first home game against the Calgary Rams, May 11th at 7:30pm at the Titans Rugby Club. Forward of the match was Katie Wozney and back of the match was Jula Bartfai. Players who scored trys: Courtney Holtkamp (3) Erin McFadden Laura Lee Paige Olmstead Haley Khatib Katie Wozney Jula Bartfai Gwen Fillinger 3 conversions by Courtney...

Senior Coaching Team Announcement

The Titans board is excited to announce our senior coaching team for 2018 including Dan Meikle, Sean Tindall, and Kenton Poelzer.  Dan will be providing leadership to the team through his Director of Player and Coach Development position with Sean focusing on the Senior Men’s Program and Kenton the Senior Women’s program (Sean, Kenton, and Dan will continue their involvement with the junior programs as well!).  Titans Rugby has a proud and strong history and we are all excited to build on the legacy of our past leaders as we start a new chapter of our club and mold our future!! If you have any questions or concerns please email the executive at exec@titansrugby.com See you on the rugby pitch Titan Up! Titans Executive...

Titans are looking for Youth Coaches!

The Red Deer Titans Rugby Club are accepting applications to coach their junior and mini’s programs for the upcoming season. Positions Available: Under 7 Flag 2012-2011 Birth years (Boys and girls mixed) Under 9 Flag 09-10 Birth years (Boys and girls mixed) Under 11 Intro to contact 07-08 Birth Years (Boys and girls mixed) Under 13 Boys 05-06 Birth years Under 13 Girls 05-06 Birth years Under 15 Boys 03-04 Birth years Under 15 Girls 03-04 Birth years Under 17 Boys 01-02 Birth years (Season starts in July) Under 17 Girls 01-02 Birth years (Season starts in July) Under 19 Boys 99-00  Birth years (Season starts in July) Under 19 Girls 99-00 Birth years (Season starts in July) Expectations  The Head Coach (along with assistants) will be expected to run sessions for their Team on Tuesday and Thursday nights for the duration of the season beginning May 1st and running till the end June (July through August for the u17/19s).  The coaches will also attend all games/festivals for his/her team. Qualifications Obtained or working towards NCCP-World Rugby Level one is preferred but the Coaching Committee of the The Red Deer Titans is prepared to assist the right candidate in their coaching qualifications and development. There will be a level one coaching course at the club April 22nd for coaches to get their level one certification. World Rugby Concussion Management and Rugby Ready online courses will need to be completed. A police record check is also required to coach Youth and Mini Teams Please apply by email to president@titansrugby.com please include coaching resume. Applications close April 16th...

Titans are looking for Senior Men and Women’s Coaches!

The Red Deer Titans are looking to hire a self motivated, hard working individual to be Men’s Head Coach for the upcoming 2018 Alberta Season.  Expectations  The Men’s Head Coach would be expected to run sessions for the Senior Men’s 2nd and 3rd Division Tuesday and Thursday nights for the duration of the season beginning April 24th and running till the end of September. The Head Coach will also be expected to attend all Men’s games (As the schedule allows). A large part of this role will be to promote the community presence of the club and help to grow playing numbers through a strong recruitment drive and building a culture that helps foster growth, level of play and inclusion of all members of the club. Qualifications Obtained or working towards NCCP-World Rugby Level Two is preferred but the Coaching Committee of the The Red Deer Titans is prepared to assist the right candidate in their coaching qualifications and development. World Rugby Concussion Management and Rugby Ready online courses will need to be completed. Must also be a passport-holding resident of Canada. Remuneration  Base payment of $2500 for the season with all coaching courses/conferences covered (if deemed acceptable expenses by the coaching committee). Registration fees will also be covered by the club. A bonus structure will also be in place for all players registered over the minimum numbers determined by the club.   Please apply by email to president@titansrugby.com please include playing and coaching resume. Applications close April 16th 2018   The Red Deer Titans are looking to hire a self motivated, hard working individual to be  Women’s Head Coach for the upcoming 2018 Alberta Season. Expectations  The Women’s...

April Titans Youth Newsletter

Red Deer Titan’s Youth Monthly Newsletter  April 2018   Spring Rugby Registration is OPEN!! titansrugby.com—minor rugby   Tuesday—Community Program Registration via Titan’s Registration Form Tuesday and Thursday—Competitive Program Registration via Sport LoMo Link   New: U15 Girls—the CRU are scheduling league games U17 and U19 boys and girls teams! Bond Cheque $300—kids can not play in games until fully registered/paid and submitted bond cheque 3 volunteer shifts at Westerner Events must be completed to have bond cheque ripped up DATES TO REMEMBER: Spring Training  U11-U15 Competitive Contact Players April 14th and 21st  @ 1pm-3pm* Location TBD $40 for non-registered players Free if already registered Bring a water bottle & mouth guard Registration/Open House day April 14th  10am-noon We will have laptops set up to help you register on site, accept payment for Community Rugby & Competitive Players Bond Cheques & answer any question! Free Try Rugby Day April 28th  @ 1pm * At the Titan’s Clubhouse Ages 3-14 as of Dec 31/17 Welcome Includes Registration/Open House again! *subject to weather April 8th Match Official level 1 course 9am  (CANCELED – NOONE SIGNED UP) May 01st –first practice 5:30 pm for U13/U15 6 pm for U5-U11 U13/U15 schedule TBD U7-U11 Festivals: May 12, 26, June 9, 23 Location TBD on U13/U15 schedule Run-a-Rama May 15th Westerner Events: Illusionist April 13th @5:30pm  If you would like to volunteer for these events please check out titansrugby.com/volunteer or email Katie.adelle19@gmail.com For more info or questions check out Facebook— Red Deer Titans Rugby Club or Red Deer Titans Youth Rugby Titansrugby.com or...

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