Hugo’s Turtles take Summer Social Tag Rugby crown
On Saturday 40 teams took part in the tournament which formed part of the Summer Social sport and music festival in Richmond.
Teams played at Old Deer Park with the A-grade semi-finals and cup finals showcased on the gate pitches of Richmond Athletic Club and the A-grade finals on the main pitches with a healthy and vocal crowd in support of the teams.
In the A-grade final team Hugo’s Turtles (pictured right) defeated The Rebels 4-2, with Katie Fowler from the Turtles taking home the player of the final.
A-Grade Champions: Hugo's Turtles
A-Grade Player of the Final: Katie Fowler (Hugo's Turtles)
A-Grade player of the Tournament: Justin Hooper (Hugo's Turtles)
Cup Champions: Tag Life
Cup Player of the Final: Will Powell (Tag Life)
Cup Player of the Tournament: Mel Quazi (Tag Me Sideways)
Plate Champions: Chop City
Plate Player of the Final: Simon Poole (Chop City)
Player of the Tournament: Fred Sanchez (The People's Republic of Tagwan)
Bowl Champions: Try Try Try Delilah
Bowl Player of the Final: Kieran Parkin (Try Try Try Delilah)
Bowl Player of the Tournament: Amelia Ross (The Billy Vunipola Bears)
Shield Champions: Cash Lump Scrum
Shield Player of the Final: Rob John (Cash Lump Scrum)
Shield Player of the Tournament: Malcolm Gledhill (Tom Day2)
Referee of the Tournament: Toby Forbes
If you missed out on this one-day event, check out what’s coming up at Try Tag Rugby:
London Tag Rugby Championships – Saturday 1st July
The next major teams event is traditionally our biggest of the year, the London Tag Rugby Championships. Taking place in less than a month at Wasps Twyford Avenue Sports Ground, this year's event features mixed divisions from A grade to Beginner grade, and a separate men's division. This year's fancy dress theme is Animals, with an award on offer for the team which comes in the best matching fancy dress outfits. Join us again for a day of Tag Rugby followed by a great after-party!
Sign up soon to avoid missing out, with Summer Social and Wasps Festivals both selling out, the London tag Rugby Championships is sure to sell out too http://www.trytagrugby.com/events/2017-07-01/london-tag-rugby-championships-saturday-1st-july/
Saturday 1st July 2017 - London Tag Rugby Championships
Saturday 5th August 2017 - Yorkshire Tag Championships
Saturday 12th August 2017 - Provincial Challenge
Saturday 19th August 2017 - Thames Valley Championships (coming
Saturday 26th August 2017 - Big Day Out at the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup Final
Friday 8th September 2017 - 8th Birthday Thames Boat Party
Saturday 30th September 2017 - International Cup
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