- Season Launch - 7.00pm, 1 April at the S & C Club
The full field for the 2013 Knockout has been announced already. Following a record interest in the series the full 16 teams had formally nominated before Christmas which has never previously happened.
The teams are:
Group 9 - South City, Tumbarumba, Temora, Cootamundra and Wagga Brothers
Group 10 - Blayney, Orange CYMS and Cowra
Group 11 - Forbes (with Wellington No 1 on stand by list)
Group 20 - West Wyalong, DPC, TL United and Bidgee Hurricanes
Canberra DL - Q'bn Kangaroos, Woden Valley Rams and West Belconnen
First prize is $8000 (no wonder the popularity), runner up $2000, semi finalists $500 and quarter finalists $250. Round 1 losers are also rewarded with some cold refreshments for the trip home.
The series kicks off at 6.30pm on Friday February 22 and concludes on Saturday February 23. Admission is $10 with plenty of cold drinks and good food available.