Tom Biggs to join Worcester

Bath Rugby winger Tom Biggs has swapped the European Challenge Cup finalists for a possible season in the Rugby Football Union Championship after signing for the Worcester Warriors.

The Aviva Premiership club is expected to go down from the top flight at the end of the season and have continued their drive to recruit top experienced players from their rivals in order to ensure a swift return to the Premiership.

Beach Rugby 5s

Beach Rugby 5s is a modified version of rugby and it has made a superb debut at the Mount Main Beach (New Zealand) on the 25th of January, 2014. Along with the brand new Beach 5s tournament, the New Zealand Beach Hockey Championship also made a comeback this year.

Beach Rugby 5s matches involve two teams having 5 members each and it is a free-flowing and full contact game that people can easily comprehend and enjoy watching.

Beach Rugby – Its Increasing Popularity & Inclusion In Events

Beach Rugby seems to a part of many beach game tournaments that are scheduled in the coming year. The South American Beach Games are all set to be held in the month of May from the 14th to the 24th in the coming year.

The South American Beach Complex is anticipated to be ready by the 10th of May, which is presently under construction. The event will bring together almost 200,000 athletes that will include beach rugby alongside other sports like open water sports, water skiing, handball, soccer, surfing, triathlon, beach tennis, sailing as well as beach volleyball.

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GREAT YARMOUTH HOST BEACH TOURNAMENT

Great Yarmouth hosted its third beach rugby tournament last summer. Beach Rugby is growing in the UK and is providing an opportunity for more players to get involved in the sport in a new exciting way.

The tournament took place last July on Great Yarmouth’s Central Beach. Seventeen teams from Norfolk, Suffolk and Lincolnshire competed in the tournament. The players ranged in age with the youngest participant aged just six with the oldest players being in their 50s.

SET UP YOUR OWN BEACH RUGBY TEAM

Beach rugby is quite an interesting game to play and usually follow the same rules as that of the professional rugby football. They are played all across Europe and is most popular in Italy.

Beach Rugby is usually played casually with each casual game having its own set of rules governing the game. With the popularity of beach rugby, there are beach rugby championships that are being held across various places where they make use of a field on the beach which is nearly a fraction of the size of the total rugby field.

SWANSEA HOSTS BEACH TOURNAMENT

This summer saw Swansea hosting one of the fastest growing rugby tournaments around. But while many were looking forward to the Rugby World Cup, enjoying the Tri Nations or awaiting the start of the new domestic season in Europe more than 2000 sets of eyes were on the “Beach Rugby Wales 2011” tournament.

In its fifth year the competition has grown from its humble beginnings as a 6 team tournament in 2006 to contain 36 teams this year, including 12 women’s teams. The tournament takes a 7 a side touch format and since last year has had both men’s and women’s tournaments.

EDINBURGH SIGN LAWRIE

Edinburgh have signed hooker Steven Lawrie once again to their team to strengthen it. The 27-year-old hooker left for Championship side Doncaster Knights in 2009 after four seasons in Edinburgh.

Lawrie's form last season earned him Scotland A appearances against USA Eagles and Italy A. The Free Rugby Bet website have him down at 5/2 to make the first team.

"I've stayed a fan of Edinburgh while I've been away so it's great to get the chance to come back," he said.

BEACH RUGBY TEAMS INVITED TO TOURNAMENT

Many beach rugby teams have been invited to enter into the tournament that is going to be extremely special. Eight tournaments have been planned in Yorkshire and the North East, with the finishing places in each of the competitions counting towards an overall winner.

Prizes will be awarded for the winners of each tournament and to the overall winner with the best composite tally from all events played in.

The tournaments are limited to 25 teams per event, with each squad consisting of 10 people aged over 18. Teams are of six players and the entry fee is £40 per team.

BALMY BEACH RUGBY SET FOR MAY 28

Balmy Beach rugby is all set to begin on May 28 at the Ashbridges Bay field. They came close last year with the men's premier team ousted in double overtime in the McCormick Cup semifinals.

The men's second team came even closer, although suffering an untimely loss in the Gee Gage Cup championship after winning every regular season game.

The club, however, did take some consolation in its second straight club championship, which is basically awarded to the club with the best overall performance of its men's teams.

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