As the last few games of the season are being played out and teams are preparing for their Presentation Evenings, now is the perfect time to start thinking about next year’s rugby tour! Give your teammates something to look forward!
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Surrounded by the countryside of South West England, Bristol boasts an impressive variety of activities and entertainment. There’s something for the history lover, the writers, the artists, the festival-goers and the shoppers! That’s not to mention Bristol’s top attractions such as @Bristol, Bristol Zoo and the Clifton Suspension Bridge to name but a few. Accessible on foot, or on the regular bus service, Bristol has a great nightlife and plenty of restaurants to chose from, making it a great place to be both daytime and night. On this tour there is also a chance to watch Aviva Premiership match!
Another firm favourite is Leicester, home of the Tigers. Leicester has some award winning venues, a lively city centre, great host clubs, attractive countryside and the city is full of character and ancient history. Tours to Leicester enables clubs to also visit Franklin Gardens, home of Northampton Saints. There is seemingly no end to what Leicester can offer, from its award winning Highcross Shopping Centre to its National Space Centre. There is always something going on in this busy city with its calendar full of events and festivals. Leicester is also home to one of the most successful clubs in English rugby, The Leicester Tigers, a leading Aviva Premiership team. Our Leicester weekend tour allows you to watch an Aviva premiership rugby match played, either by the Northampton Saints, or the Leicester Tigers. You’ll either get to play against a local team or enjoy a match day experience at Welford Road, followed by the opportunity to watch a premiership match. The last day enables you to play even more rugby against a local team. This weekend is sure to be action packed.
South Wales – Swansea/Cardiff
Tour to Swansea and you will get to meet and play local teams in the area. Fixture depending you might also be able to watch a Guinness Pro12 league game in the fantastic Liberty and Parc y Scarlets Stadiums. Or perhaps you’d rather gear up and go paintballing, karting or even gorge walking? Whatever you chose we can guarantee you will have a weekend to remember.
Alternatively visit Cardiff – As a host of the football at the 2012 Olympic games it is no surprise that Cardiff has some great sporting facilities including, football, rugby, cricket, athletics and an Olympic sized pool. Cardiff is home to the magnificent Millennium, now known as the Principality, Stadium, an iconic ground that is a world-class stadium for rugby. Cardiff is a city specializing in sports, culture and entertainment, a place where you will definitely be spoilt for choice. This weekend tour by STSW lets you play two great matches against local teams as well as the chance to watch Guinness Pro12 league game at the Cardiff Arms Park or Rodney Parade, Newport, if the team is playing a home match.
Enjoy sea, surf and hopefully sun at the seaside town of Newquay. There is plenty to see and do in the surrounding area, with a great selection of entertainment and attractions, from the local cinema, Newquay Zoo, Blue Reef Aquarium and the spectacular Eden Project close by. Situated on Cornwall’s North Coastline, Newquay prides itself on its fantastic sea views. The waters here are perfect for water sports such as surfing, it has been named the surfing capital of the UK. Newquay boasts a wide variety of nightclubs and pubs to satisfy the party animal within. This location showcases stunning views from its coastal paths and Cornish villages, making it a destination for everyone to enjoy.
We offer weekend tours to Cornwall’s premier resort. There is plenty of time to explore the beautiful beaches and villages, with their quaint hostelries, before playing rugby against the local team. On route home we make a stop off to play another game of terrific rugby against another Cornish team.
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