The Algarve 7s is set to burst into life

first_imgAddress: Complexo Desportivo, Vila Real de Santo António, Algarve, PortugalOpening TimesHere are the tournament opening times for Saturday 02nd June and Sunday 03rd June.Main Venue Gates Open – Saturday 9:30am• Open Men, Women and Vets Competition Starts – Saturday & Sunday 10:30amElite Men Competition Starts – Saturday & Sunday 2:30pm LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS The Algarve 7s is set to burst into lifeIf you are on the Algarve next week, you’ll already be excited about sun, maybe a few drinks, and a whole lot of relaxation. But for those who love a bit of fast-paced action, you’ll be delighted to hear that the first-ever Algarve 7s International weekend is set to kick off.Games: played on 02 & 03 June 2018Although in its infancy, the Algarve 7s has set itself up well with media partners and online streaming and TV coverage of the Elite finals. The elite men’s competition is a stacked, as is the open men’s and women’s competition. There’s also a vets 13-a-side competition for the more mature athlete. In total more than 800 participants directly involved in the competitions.For the elite competition teams include New Zealand Metro, Samurai International, Worcester Warriors, Navigators, Germany (national team), Durham University, Portugal (national team), Hong Kong (national team), Russia (national team), Susies Invitational, Catalunya Selection and University of Edinburgh with many players that regularly compete in the HSBC world sevens series confirmed to attend. Transport OptionsIf you are planning on attending Algarve 7s but do not want to drive, there are convenient public transportation options to Vila Real de Santo António from most towns in the Algarve and/or FARO airport. If you are staying  in hotels in the Monte Gordo area there will be a shuttle bus service in front of Hotel Yellow Monte Gordo but please note that in the morning and end of the day all players and officials will have priority when using this service. This system is primarily for the use of the teams but any visitors interested in attending the event can also use this shuttle service bus free of charge.What’s on and where at the Tournament Venue Give them a big hand: The Portuguese national team will be competing at the Algarve 7s Away from the live sport there is plenty on offer. Spread across the Vila Real de Santo António Sports Complex area are bars and food areas, a fun park for the little ones and artists performing during the day. The evening entertainment will also be intense with a welcome sunset beach reception on Friday 01st of June starting at 6:00pm in Monte Gordo Beach (book your entrance ticket on [email protected]). Saturday night 02nd of June the organization is also holding a large BBQ in Monte Gordo with live music for the party goers (again you can book your entrance ticket on [email protected]).For further information  you can contact the Algarve 7s team on [email protected]  or call them on +351 939 318 993. Tournament LocationThe Algarve 7s is taking place in eastern Algarve, Europe’s favorite beach resort, in Vila Real de Santo António and its fantastic stadium and high performance center with an impressive stadium infra-structure and two adjacent grass rugby fields. For those not familiar with the Algarve, here’s the Algarve 7s International weekend venue address:Vila Real de Santo António Stadium & Sports Complex: http://www.sportscentre-vrsa.com/last_img read more

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Seed Consultants Market Watch 2/6/2013 12:59 update Gary Wilhelmi

first_img SHARE By Hoosier Ag Today – Feb 6, 2013 Facebook Twitter SHARE 12:59 updateEquities near unchangedCrude rallies on lower US inventoriesApril hogs hold below $87 support so watch the closeApril cattle fall to fill the gap left following the COF reportEthanol production down 17% versus a year agoLatest estimate on Argentine bean crop 53 MT and 82.6 MT in BrazilMarkets mixed on average volume10:14 updateDow off 34S&P down 4 at 1507 with resistance at 155010 year bond 1.98 % up from September low of about 1.4 % or over 25 %Chinese New year’s week bean buying likely coveredBean carryover 135 m expected and corn 600 mDollar firms up 24Corn and soybeans retreat on wetter forecast into next week in Argentina and S BrazilVolume of grain and soybean trade very lightApril hog support is at $87 and last at $87.57Morning CommentFinancialDow little lower in pre openingWatch 10 year yields that have risen from 1.4% to over 2%Bank of Japan leader departure rallies Nikkei as Yen continues to fallMajor media outlets earnings good on political adsWTI crude backs off $1.37 to $95.37 and Brent down $.60 to $115.93 widening the spreadGerman factory orders up .8%, but DAX, on other European concerns falls 1.4%Watch Spanish and Italian banksGold quietDollar index up 31 to 79.82LivestockCattle bids $124-125 with offers at $128-130Boxed beef up $1.67 on choiceCattle slaughter off 13,000 for week in effort to firm beefWheat feeding more attractively priced than cornPork cutout 106 loads with carcass off $1.62, loin’s $1.15, hams $.67 and bellies retreat $4.88Hog kill up 8000 for weekWarmer weather frees up animal movementLead features: Rib eye steak $4.98 and pork steak $1.68Grain and soybeansMarch corn off 8 at $7.21, March beans down 12 at $14.83 and March wheat 5 lower at $7.82Beans are rich in value and vulnerable to corrective actionCBO guesses corn plantings at 97 million, yield 161.5 and crop at 14.45 bSoybeans 77 m, Yield 43 and crop of 3.31 bCarry over’s would then be 1.852 b corn and 289 m beansWatch Europe and Japan for potential economic strifeS/D 11 AM Friday right in the middle of the session???Argentina getting some good finishing rainsNext two weeks are the finishing keys to S American productionBrazil average 81-82 MT of soybeans has been stableIndia has become a competitor in global wheat Facebook Twittercenter_img FinancialLittle variance in equitiesCrude oil rallied on a positive US inventory report and then settled back to near unchangedGold little movementDollar up 25 remaining in range10 year bonds 1.97 % yield have moved up from 1.4 % since last SeptemberLivestockApril cattle fell to fill a gap on the charts off $1.12April hogs closed below their $87 support at $86.30Features: Rib eyes $4.98 and pork steak $1.68Cash cattle spread still wide between bids and askCash hogs called lowerPork cutout down $1.62 on carcassGrain and soybeansMixed conclusionS/D 11 AM CST Friday: corn carryover 600 m, soybeans 135 m and wheat 728 m expectedThis is s subjective report based on economic models not surveysKeep your eye on Europe and Japanese economiesLatest estimates on Argentine beans 53 MT and Brazil 83 MTEthanol production down 17% fro last year as 36 plants have been closedA Chinese soybean demand for their New Year’s period appears covered, but checks out export sales ThursdayNext two weeks are final key to S. American production and forecast is favorable Home Market Market Watch Seed Consultants Market Watch 2/6/2013 12:59 update Gary Wilhelmi Seed Consultants Market Watch 2/6/2013 12:59 update Gary Wilhelmi Previous articleChanges at CME Group and Trading Hours May be IncludedNext articleIndiana Ethanol Plant Sale Approved Hoosier Ag Todaylast_img read more

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