Events Vets Rugby Club Sevens

Vets Rugby Club Sevens

Event Date: Monday 10 April 2023 @ 10:00 - 16:00

Give your team the chance to play on the birthplace of the game, The Close, which for 2023 will be a new high-quality natural sand-based pitch.

The tournament will take place on Easter Monday, 10th April 2023, on The Close at Rugby School.

Spectator Entry

Spectators are encouraged to come and enjoy a day of matches; there will be a festival feel on The Close with food and beverages on sale. Spectator entry is free of charge, please register for your tickets here:

Fundraising

The day will be to raise awareness of two fantastic charities and teams will be encouraged to raise funds:

  • Wooden Spoon is the children’s charity of rugby.  With the help of you, the rugby family, they fund life-changing projects across the UK & Ireland that support vulnerable children and young people.
  • Our own 1823 bursary fund which is in honour of Webb Ellis who was a bursary student. The bursary will be used to fund a means tested place(s) for child(ren), showing a talent for rugby football, to be educated at Rugby School.

Team Entry

To register a team for our Seniors & Vets club tournament your club should be RFU affiliated.

The tournament will be 7-a-side, with a maximum squad of 12 players being allowed; all players should play at least 50% game time.

A total of 10 teams will be accepted, creating 2 pools of 5.

This tournament is aimed at male teams, however if you are a female team that is interested in a tournament/ match please email: 2023@rugbyschool.net; if we have enough interest then we will also look at hosting a female adults tournament.

RFU rules and regulations will be followed, please see their guidelines

https://www.englandrugby.com/governance/rules-and-regulations/regulations

Please note, that this festival will be live streamed, please do not enter if any players cannot be filmed.

Entry fee: £200 per team

Registrations are taken on a first paid first served basis. Please complete the below registration form after which you will be emailed a confirmation email along with an invoice.

Vets Club Sevens

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