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Extend your dollar further at The RUC

We’re betting that for many of you, the Christmas and New Year period left your wallets and bank accounts looking fairly bare. And we’re sure that many of you are now trying your hardest to avoid spending on things you don’t ‘need’ – which generally translates to not going out to eat, drink and be merry with your mates.

Trust us, it doesn’t have to be this way. You don’t have to let your social life and sanity suffer.

At both The RUC in Turner and The RUC in Barton, we have plenty of daily and weekly specials on offer which means you can afford to get out of the house and keep your sanity without breaking your 2015 budget.

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Too much Christmas cheer? Here’s to a healthier 2015!

After we’ve all reaped the benefits of the silly season – too much of Nan’s honey baked ham, too much of Mum’s Pavlova, one too many Christmas bevs – we reach a point where we know we have to begin to evaluate our life choices.

Did I need that extra piece of Christmas cake?

Did I need to help the kids eat their food too?

Do I have a beer belly?

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Everything you need to know about ‘barefoot’ bowls at Turner

It’s the height of summer. Time to strip back and enjoy Canberra’s glorious hot sunny weather in your shorts and thongs. Or better still no shoes at all!

There aren’t many sports you can enjoy in your new found shoeless state or thongs! But there’s always ‘barefoot’ bowls, and summer is a fabulous time to hit the greens.

So, how does barefoot bowls differ from normal bowling?

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10 signs you’re a sports addict

Dreaming of your team making the grand final? Fantasizing about scoring the winning goal in the final minutes? Gotta run home from a date to catch the game? You could be suffering from what we term, sports addiction.

We guess as far as addictions go, being addicted to sports aint too bad. You get a bit of activity, well vicariously anyway. And you get to bond with your mates and work colleagues over a shared passion, or enjoy some healthy team rivalry.

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Bowling for beginners

Do you know your Back Bowl from your Bias? Your Dead End from your Draw Shot? No?

If you’re more ‘Crackerjack’ than committed when it comes to lawn bowls it doesn’t really matter. As your mother used to say “it’s not about who wins or loses…” Lawn bowls is a lot of fun and a great way to relax with your mates or the work crowd.

At The RUC, we’re lovers of lawn bowls and we thought it would be great to share some lawn bowls tips for beginners so that you can impress your buds with your sweet sweet bowling skills. Or at least sound like you know what you’re talking about.

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