South Rugby Championships – Ormond Beach, FL
May 6th & 7th 2017
South Rugby Championships are being held in Ormond Beach, Florida on May 6th & 7th, 2017. The FRU is proud to be hosting the event in partnership with the Florida Youth Rugby Union and the Daytona Beach Rugby Club. We are excited to have such wonderful partners for this event.
Ormond Beach Sports Complex
700 Hull Road – for gps use 1375 Harmony Ave, Ormond Beach, FL 32174 which will take you directly to Stadium field #7
Ormond Beach, FL 32124
Field Set Up
We have two match fields.
Parking will be available on both sides of the fields.
- The parking lot near the warm area will be best for teams
- The parking lot at the top will be best for supporters/fans
Entry to the park is free.
We have an air-conditioned field house in front of the warm up area. There will be tables and chairs set up for teams to meet, eat and relax before and after their games.
- The referees will also have set space within the field house. Should you wish to discuss anything with the referees they will available within the field house.
Sideline Behavior & Structure
- The Championship Field is fully fenced. There is plenty of seating available within the grandstand. All fans/supporters must remain outside the fence.
- Each field will have #4 referee tent, all teams will have sub cards, and team must run their subs/replacements through the assigned number four official tent
- Each field will have technical zones and covered team bench areas. Players are asked to stay within the team bench area. Coaches & Team Medical staff must stay within the technical areas. Absolutely no sideline roaming is allowed.
- Each field will have water available at the number 4 tent. Teams will be able to fill up water bottles there.
- Ball boys will helping ensure we able retrieve balls fast and quickly
- There will be ZERO Tolerance on referee abuse. Coaches/players who verbally abuse referees will asked to leave the facility with immediate effect. There will be no warning on this.
Apparel Vendor / Tournament T-Shirts
Tournament t-shirts and various rugby rugby apparel will be sold by Florida Rugby’s official apparel provider Ryve.
Saturday Social Venue & Local Area Coupons
7pm on Saturday evening the official tournament social will be at Mai Tai Bar at Ocean Walk Shoppes in Daytona. 250 N Atlantic Ave, Daytona Beach FL 32118. They will have specials for all rugby players and supporters.
We will also have food and beverage coupons for teams to collect when they check into the event on Saturday. These coupons and specials will be food restaurants in the Ocean Walk area.
Kick Off Times
Saturday May 6th
- 1pm – Men’s Division 3 – Atlanta Renegades D3 v Gainesville
- 3pm – Women’s Division 2 – Charlotte v Ft. Miami
- 5pm – Men’s Division 2 – Life D2 vs Boca Raton
- 1pm – Men’s Division 3 – Southern Pines v Montgomery
- 3pm – Women’s Division 2 – Augusta v Knoxville
- 5pm – Men’s Division 2 – Miami Tridents v Chattanooga
Sunday May 7th
- 10am – Men’s Division 3 – Championship Match – Southern Pines vs Gainesville (SP advance)
- 12pm – Women’s Division 2 – Championship Match – Ft. Miami vs. Knoxville (Ft. Miami advance)
- 2pm – Men’s Division 2 – Championship Match – Life D2 vs Miami Tridents (Life D2 advance)
- 10am – Women’s Division 2 – Consolation Match
- 12pm – RAF v Florida HPP
We will also have an Athletic Trainer onsite to provide athletic taping and any first aid needs. She will be available at the tournament/Medical tent from 9am each day. Please bring your own athletic tape for taping.
- Florida Rugby Union
- Florida Youth Rugby Union
- Daytona Beach Coconuts Rugby Club
- Visit Daytona Beach
For further information please contact Evan Haigh at firstname.lastname@example.org or 407-721-4080.
facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/FloridaRugby/