Vikings Rugby Anniversaries Aplenty!
The 2019 rugby season marks a number of big anniversaries for the Vikings Club, all of which will be commemorated throughout the season, in the lead up to Hagar’s Day v Wests on Saturday 20 July 2019.
Some of the notable anniversaries include:
1979 – 40 year anniversary of the birth of our Vikings Junior Club and the opening of our Licensed Club premises at Erindale
1989 – 30 year anniversary of 1st and 2nd Grades first ever momentous victory over arch-rival Royals
1994 – 25 year anniversary of our first ever 1st Grade premiership
1999 – 20 years since 1st grade completed a three-peat of premiership wins
2004 – 15 years since our grand final victory over Gungahlin
2009 – 10 years since our grand final victory over Queanbeyan
As always Hagars will be a chance for all past and present players to come together to celebrate our rich history, with this year’s event spanning the full weekend with multiple activities planned across Friday 19 July and Saturday 20 July. We would especially welcome players from the anniversary teams above to join in this year’s celebrations.
Click on the titles below to read the article for each milestone.
Article 1 – 2009 – 10 years since our grand final victory over Queanbeyan
Article 2 – 2004 – 15 years since our grand final victory over Gungahlin