Gloucester Rugby are pleased to announce that ticket prices have been cut for their Anglo Welsh fixture on Sunday, 8th November 2009 (3pm) against Cardiff Blues.
Tickets for Gloucester Rugby's opening Anglo Welsh Cup tie are now available to purchase and are priced as follows:
Gold, Silver, Bronze and JS Stand: Adults £22, Concessions £18 and Juniors £12.
Shed and West Terrace: Adults £16, Concessions £14 and Juniors £8.
Season ticket holders will receive a 50% discount reducing the cost of their ticket to the following:
Gold, Silver, Bronze and JS Stand: Adults £11, Concessions £9 and Juniors £6.
Shed and West Terrace: Adults £8, Concessions £7 and Juniors £4.
Season ticket holders will have their own seat or standing place reserved until Friday, 23rd October (3.30pm).
Gloucester Rugby's Head of Sales and Marketing, Pete Grzonka said today:
"We've given a lot of thought as to the pricing of this fixture and feel that we've made them as attractive as possible."
"We hope that a uniform pricing structure for all seats and the price reductions reflect the current economic climate and enable as many of our supporters as possible to come along and back Bryan and the players."
"We had a good run in this tournament last season although Cardiff did turn out to be our nemesis last season! It would be great to reverse that trend and get off to a winning start in the tournament in front of a good crowd this time around."
Meanwhile, Gloucester Rugby supporters are reminded that tickets for the Australia game (Nov 3rd, kick off 7:45pm) will go on general sale online at www.gloucesterrugby.co.uk from 3.30pm on Friday, 2nd October. Season ticket holders are able to purchase tickets exclusively for the next couple of days, however will have their seats and standing places reserved until Friday, 16th October (3.30pm).
The ticket office will re-open on Monday, 5th October for general sales through the ticket hotline and in person at the Kingsholm office.
For more information or to book tickets call the ticket hotline on 0871 871 8781* option 2 or visit www.gloucesterrugby.co.uk
As Gloucester prepare for their 39th game of the season, against Bordeaux-Begles at Sixways on Sunday, David Humphreys told the local media that this week has been all about getting the players mentally and physically ready after a tough game against Connacht last Sunday.
Speaking to GRTV after the 40-32 victory over Connacht on Sunday, skipper Billy Twelvetrees explained that Gloucester had had to learn to be patient and cut out the errors to earn the win and progress to next weekend's final play-off against Bordeaux-Begles.
Jonny May's superb late score capped a thrilling 40-32 European play-off win over Connacht on Sunday. The winger spoke afterwards of his team's character and spirit as he looked ahead to one more week of rugby.
Speaking to GRTV this afternoon, Director of Rugby David Humphreys hailed the 'never say die' attitude of the team, after despite not being at their best, fighting back to take a 40-32 win after extra time over Connacht.
Jonny May continues on the wing on Sunday as Connacht come to town, and the England wing explains to the local media this week that he is delighted with his form and is looking forward to taking on Pat Lam's men.
Speaking to the local media this week, front rower John Afoa is familiar with the challenge of Connacht from his time in Belfast, and the World Cup winner is fully aware of the challenge they pose ahead of Sunday's meeting in the Champions Cup play off
Speaking ahead of Gloucester's European Rugby Champions play-off against Connacht on Sunday (Kingsholm, 3:30pm), Director of Rugby David Humphreys admitted that he's glad to have more players available than in recent weeks ahead of a tough fixture.
Nick Wood captained the Cherry and Whites on Saturday afternoon, and the experienced front rower expressed his pride in the young squad in defeat to Bath on the final day of the Aviva Premiership season.
Tongan international forward Sione Kalamafoni returns after injury to take up his usual place in the back row as Gloucester look to finish their season on a high against Bordeaux-Begles at Sixways on Sunday.
Gloucester Rugby is delighted to confirm that 18 year old Mat Protheroe, a product of Hartpury College and one of the brightest young talents in the English game, has signed a senior contract at Kingsholm.