RWC Fan Forum - 1 September

(IRB.COM) Thursday 1 September 2011
RWC Fan Forum - 1 September
Join the discussion on Twitter as teams start to arrive in New Zealand - Photo: RNZ 2011

With eight days to go until Rugby World Cup 2011 the anticipation and excitement is growing and we want you to engage with us on our official social networks. 

Throughout the tournament we will be providing a daily Fan Forum which will include some of your comments from the official Rugby World Cup Twitter account, @rugbyworldcup, and #rwc2011.

With the teams arriving and being welcomed to New Zealand by the fans for the tournament which begins on 9 September many of you have been joining the conversation and here are some of your thoughts...

@ArmchairPundit_: Cannot WAIT for the whole competition!! Literally buzzing in my armchair now full of anticipation! #greatestshowonearth
@rugbygirl1989: Two years of planning & saving has come down to today. Leaving for my Rugby world Cup trip tomorrow
@aaronhughes93: The World Cup is going to be AMAZING!
Heading off tomorrow for Rugby World Cup. So excited - see you in 28 hours!
: We're now officially in world cup month - big things going down down under #rwc2011
: As of tomorrow, I'm beginning my sleeping pattern shift for @rugbyworldcup. Half a day's time difference is nothing! #RWC2011
Waiting for the big event #RWC2011. Just eight days left
Just had a flight quote to the @rugbyworldcup I know I shouldn't but god I want to
: It's awesome to see Maori culture in action welcoming the Japanese rugby team to their capping ceremony #rwc2011
@ZachDante: Got to get the official @rugbyworldcup app, its an absolute must. Great stats section #RWC2011
RichardPorteous: I have just downloaded an Outlook Fixture Calender from @rugbyworldcup. Brilliant idea!
@GaGeorge84: Looking forward to the world cup! Come on Wales!
@andresziegler: Great turnout in Auckland to welcome Japan

What is your favourite moment from previous Rugby World Cups?... >>

Throughout the tournament you can also keep up to date with the latest news and discussions via the official Rugby World Cup Facebook page, which has more then 1.2million fans, and we will also be uploading a 'RWC Daily' video to the RWC YouTube channel as well as some 'Golden Moments' from previous tournaments. 

Golden Moments: RWC 1995 NZL v ENG

You can follow the official Rugby World Cup account, @rugbyworldcup and join the conversation on #rwc2011, or download the free RWC 2011 mobile app.