10th January 2019, 13:07
Supporters Guide - Hornets vs Mayfield
Rochdale Hornets are pleased to start the 2019 season with a local derby against Rochdale Mayfield where both sides will be playing for the Stephen Gartland Trophy.
Fans of both sides are reminded to arrive early as turnstiles will be open from 2pm, match day tickets can be purchased from the club shop prior to the game.
Tickets for the match will also be purchasable at the turnstiles if fans wish to pay with cash. For this game and the rest of 2019 children under 16 can gain free entry but must be accompanied by a supervising adult.
The lounge will be open throughout the game for supporters to grab food and drink, however access to this is only possible through the main stand. After the match the Stephen Gartland Memorial Trophy will be presented to the winning team and captain invited to collect the trophy from the Gartland family.
“I am delighted to welcome Mayfield ARLFC to Spotland and begin our new journey to support Rugby League in the town,” commented CEO Steve Ker.
“I hope fans and members have enjoyed seeing the positive news I the off season around sponsors and player acquisitions.”
“This is our chance to welcome all the new faces into the Hornets family and although we still have a lot to do, I firmly believe we are moving in the right direction and I’m looking forward to getting the 2019 season underway.”