This a huge competition taking place in Figueira da Foz on the 16th ,17th ,18th July. In total there are 56 participating teams (40 male, 15 female) which will make this the biggest European Beach Rugby Tournament ever!!
There are two tournaments side-by-side taking place with the matches happening on Saturday and Sunday. The first tournament is the ladies tournament with prizes of €500, €250 and €100 for First, Second and third places respectively. The second men’s competition attracts a top prize of €2000 with three runner up prizes of €700, €600 and €400. In total there is €5000 of prize money up for grabs … if you have the right shaped balls!!
The main sponsors and organisers of this event are DoctorSport who are a company dedicated to organising events for maximum impact using the most universal means of communication…Sport. Also supporting the event are the Coimbra Rugby Clube, Figueira da Foz Tourist Board and Figueira da Foz Council.
As well as the main event, there are lots of other events and activities for everyone. The Fan Zone includes a Rugby Zone, Fitness Zone and Extreme Zone (with slides, climbing and more.) The Partners Zone has exhibits and stands organised by the partners of The Rugby Tournament. There will also be a world record attempt on the Biggest Human Rugby Ball - you need to be there to understand and witness this!!
22h Opening Ceremony
10h Start of the Competition
13h Lunch Break
16h Restart Games
20h Finish of Games
20.15h Sunset Part with DJ Concert
12h Start of games
18.30h Final Ceremony
For more information and for an entry form if you fancy your chances go to Figueira Beach Rugby