3,500 visitors attend popular Burnham-On-Sea rugby festival
3,500 young rugby players and their families attended a successful
rugby festival in Burnham-On-Sea over the Bank Holiday weekend.
rugby clubs from across the country took part in the 17th annual
event, organised by Gullivers Sports Travel, at the town's BASC
Ground on Saturday and Sunday.
Cheevers from Gullivers said: "We had over 3,500 people attend
this year's event - our most ever. There were 110 teams from across
the UK taking part from as far afield as Kent and Bucks with an
age range of 7-13."
took over the whole of Pontins at Brean and also had players staying
in other accommodation locally, and with many supporting local
shops and businesses the festival is good for business."
thanked Burnham Rugby Club for their ongoing support. "This
is a great venue for rugby, whatever the weather!"