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
Willi Heinz scored Gloucester's second try as the Cherry and Whites overturned a disappointing first 40 minutes and 0-6 half time deficit, to earn a 26-18 Aviva Premiership victory over Bristol Rugby on Saturday.
It's the first Gloucester-Bristol derby at Kingsholm in over eight years this Saturday (kick off 4:30pm) and, previewing the game with the local media this week, Defence Coach Jonny Bell stressed that, with both teams in the bottom half of the table, they both need the points.
Speaking to the local media this week, Gloucester front rower John Afoa knows the challenge ahead this week against Bristol, and calls on the Cherry and Whites to make the most of home advantage as a determined squad look to bounce back from a narrow loss to Saracens.
Tom Savage speaks to GRTV and the local media as Gloucester went down by 24-20 at Saracens on Sunday afternoon. The second row was disappointed with the result, despite a strong showing from the hosts.
Speaking immediately after the game, skipper Willi Heinz thought that Gloucester had executed their game plan reasonably well and competed hard against Saracens. However, it wasn't enough but the squad will have plenty to work on this week ahead of the derby match against Bristol.
Gloucester may be coming off their best win of the season, the 38-16 victory over Wasps last weekend, but Director of Rugby David Humphreys admits that Sunday's trip to Saracens is an even tougher test.
Talk about a game of two halves. Things looked grim on Saturday as Gloucester trailed 0-6 to Bristol at half-time. However, Matt Scott's eighth try of the season got Gloucester off and running, and the visitors fell apart as the Cherry and Whites eased to a 26-18 bonus point Aviva Premiership win.