CORD News

Wespac Community Outreach Rugby Tournament 2013

Dec 2012: CORD and DHL Ta'Moko Lions are excited to announce the Westpac Community Outreach Rugby Tournament, 6th April 2013. Click here for more information, sponsorship and advertising opportunites.

CORD Work Placement

May 2012: DHL Ta’Moko Lions RFCU18s Captain starts working with SMCT (Singapore Medical Centre of Training) as part of the CORD Programme.

Muhammad Sufyan Bin Sapiee has started employement with one of the CORD supporters, SMCT (Singapore Medical Centre of Training), as a trainee medic/first aider.

He has started work with SMCT on 4th May 2012. He will be under-going a standard first aid course with SMCT. Meanwhile, he has been attached to various events.

“I am very happy working now for SMCT after I have been rejected for my ITE education twice this year. I have decided to work and help support my family members. I would like to say a big thank you to my coach; he has helped me out a lot in times of need, and be it in studies, games or employment. Thank you very much Coach Daniel.” Muhammad Sufyan Bin Sapiee

“He is a very hard working boy. I am glad that we at SMCT could provide such an opportunity for these kids in the CORD Programme.” Dr. Eugene (SMCT)

 

BritCham Rugby Dinner Supports CORD

May 2012: Join Martin Corry (England), Paul Wallace (Ireland) and Peter Fitzsimmons (Australia) at Britcham Rugby Dinner 2012. For the third year running, Britcham will be putting on a celebration of sportsmanship and networking opportunity. Click the following link for further information and booking form Britcham Dinner Booking Form.

All surplus proceeds from the night will be going to CORD

 

Speed Institute weekly Strength & Conditioning Training

April 2012: Speed institute has provided weekly strength and conditioning training support for Ta'Moko Lions. Many thanks to Stacey and all the guys at SMCT.

Bintang International Rugby 10s

February 2012: Well done to the Ta'Moko Lions U13s for finishing the Bintang International Rugby 10s as Plate Runners-up. Well done to all the players and coaches

SMCT Medical Standby Services

February 2012: Singapore Emergency Medical Care Training and Services Ptd Ltd (SMCT) have offered to sponsor field side medical support for Ta'Moko Lions during rugby training every Sat from Apr onwards. Many thanks to all the guys at SMCT.

Bucks RFC Adopt CORD as their 2012 Charity

February 2012: On Saturday 14 April, Bucks RFC, Singapore will host a black tie dinner at the magnificent 5* Shangri La Hotel, Singapore. The aim of the evening is to support the rugby club and raise money for Singapore's youth rugby charity, CORD. Bucks have chosen CORD as their charity for the year.

 

New Zealand Chamber of Commerce

January 2012: NZCC have adopted Ta'Moko Lions and CORD as their Charity for the year. They will help raise funds for CORD.

 

New Volunteer Coaches

January 2012: Ta'Moko Lions would like to welcome Steven 'Stumpie' Black and Lloyd Cartwright to their team of volunteer coaches. Welcome Gentlemen.

CORD Approved as Charity

October 2011: As of 18th October, CORD was officially approved as a charity under the
Charities Act and Charities (Registration of Charities) Regulations.

DHL Ta'Moko Lions win Plate at Iskander 10's

JULY 2011: Click here to read match report.

DHL Confirm as Founding Member

JUNE 2011: DHL confirmed at a dinner for their global rugby ambassador, ex-All Black Sean Fitzpatrick that they would become one of the two founding members of CORD, along with Centaurs Group. Click here for press release.

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Coaching Clinic with Sean Fitzpatrick

JUNE 2011: Thanks to support of DHL, the former All Blacks Captain will hold a coaching clinic with Ta'Moko Lions RFC boys on Monday June 20th at Farrer Park, Singapore.

Sean Fitzpatrick is one of the giants of international Rugby, holding the world record for playing in 63 consecutive Test matches, and being the world’s most capped hooker.

His extraordinary international career began with his debut for the All Blacks in 1986 against France. He was appointed captain of the All Blacks in 1992, and played in 121 international matches, including 92 Test matches - a NZ record.

 

 

Incorporation

JUNE 2011: We are happy to officially announce that CORD has been incorporated as a Non-Profit organisation on 14th June 2011.