Annual Sportsman’s Dinner to raise funds for the Mini/Junior section – any monies raised are used to fund projects to provide or improve facilities for Mini/Junior rugby at Hoppers.
Featuring the “Knee High to a Grasshopper Awards” to those players that have completed 10 continuous years at Hoppers, moving from Under 7s through to Under 16s.
Hosted by Master of Ceremonies Malcolm Lord and featuring Special Guest Speaker, former All Black captain Sean Fitzpatrick
Sean played as Hooker for the All Blacks for 11 years following his debut in 1986 earning 92 test caps and scoring 55 points. He was also captain of the All Blacks for 5 years and holds the record for most Test matches as an All Black captain (51) and has played in more Test match victories (74) than any other player. Sean was inducted into the International Rugby Hall of Fame in 2001 and the NZ Sports Hall of Fame in 2002.
Tickets cost £50 per person, tables of 8 or 10 are available – please contact Hugh Duckworth