PRESS RELEASE:-Hot on the heels of the recent victory of St. Lucia over Diamant Rugby Club, The Saint Lucia Rugby Football Union will host the first ever Carnival Beach Rugby Fives. The event is on Sunday, 16 July 2017, at Vigee Beach and starts at 10:00am.
Local and overseas teams will be taking part in this one day tournament where the winner takes home US$1000.00. Players from the region, US and UK will be tackling each other on the sand displaying some exhilarating rugby. The tournament will be open to both male and female teams though they will be competing in separate categories.
The Union hopes to make this an annual signature event on the rugby calendar in the region and also a Carnival fringe event. In keeping with the Carnival and party theme there will be music with food and drinks on sale. The admission to this event is free. So come join the Saint Lucia Rugby Football Union for fun in the sun on Sunday. Rugby is life all the rest is just details.