Summer 2022 Kicks Off this Weekend

Dear gents of the BA League, Ah, here it is, the first email of the usually warmer and sunnier, sometimes wetter, and always more grass-stainy of the BA seasons – the outdoor one! Plucked straight from the flower bed that is the league and delivered straight to the crystal vase that is your inbox. Warning,…

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2021-22 regular season champs crowned: Black and Brewed

BLACK AND BREWED, in the wake of what seems like the most games won by a single goal, took home the regular-season honours over Great Wide Sharks by a… single point. Do you see a pattern here? Anyway, well done, gentlemen. Your “fitting” (well, we hope) rewards await on May 5 after the Investors’ Cup…

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Outdoor 2022 Registration starts March 14th

Fellow footballers, Co-fervents du foot,We apologize for the delay in sending this new issue of the BA Update: supply-chain problems, lack of staff, freezing rain and renovations are to blame. This is going out to our master list of recipients, and not just the indoor clan, because… Registration for the regular outdoor season starts Monday, March…

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Back to the pitch on February 3rd

Back to the pitch on February 3rd: Thanks to everyone who completed our flash survey (104 replies). We also got some delightful comments, for instance: I would play in a Dome, I would play with Rome. I would play in BA, I would play any day. / Two vacs and booster in me… put me…

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Update For One And All

Gents, Messieurs, This is a combined outdoor-indoor issue of the BA Update, as we have a few final news items to share (see a bit farther down) from our relaunch season this past summer. But first… Remember to complete your pre-game, pre-arrival COVID health checks on TeamSnap: With the uptick in cases and hospitalizations the past few weeks, we’re…

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September 2021 AGM Minutes

Outdoor 2021 Semi-Annual General Meeting September 18, 2021* (*Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Sept. 2020 and March 2021 SAGMs were cancelled.) Blackburn Arms Pub-Terrace, 12:34 p.m. Minutes of the SAGM (recording secretary: Doug Spencer) Adoption of agenda Amendments/Additions: Addition to agenda: proposal from Ron Palaczka to use new German Club facility Motion to adopt…

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March 2020 AGM Minutes

Indoor 2019-20 Semi-Annual General Meeting March 12,2020 Hornets Nest Clubhouse, 9:45 p.m. Minutes Adoption of agenda Amendments/Additions: 1)_________________________ 2) _______________________ Motion to adopt agenda: Jared moves, Bodo seconds. Motion carried. Business arising from the minutes of 2019 September SAGM Vote to allow GKs from other teams to spare in Outdoor Cup Final: motion was passed…

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September 2019 AGM Minutes

Blackburn Arms Soccer Semi-Annual General Meeting  (outdoor season) September 14, 2019, Blackburn Arms Pub patio, 12:15 p.m.   Previous SAGM (March 2019) minutes Unfortunately, lost during a business trip (they were on paper only). Still, election results were properly recorded by a second source and applied.   President’s report Teams are competitive, with five of…

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