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04/05/2019 - MINIS TOUR 2019: THE #BIGGREENMACHINE GOES TO MINEHEAD – TIGERS CHALLENGE

The Tigers Challenge at Minehead is the largest Rugby Festival in UK 2019!
...attended by probably the biggest mini-section in the world... ;-)


Festival Link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DcL-Tz3LJxQ 

Tour Information https://tigerschallenge.co.uk/junior-rugby-tournaments/butlins-minehead/ 

•Tigers Challenge – Minehead/Butlins 
•Bank Holiday Weekend Fri 3rd May to Mon 6th May 2019
•Rugby played on the Sat & Sun only  

•200 Teams / 6000 Participants
•All Rugby played within 1 mile of Butlins
•Shuttle Bus Service throughout the weekend
•Butlins – variety of sports and leisure activities (Entertainment wristbands Inc)
•Tigers Challenge Videos https://tigerschallenge.co.uk/videos/
•Tigers Challenge Minehead https://tigerschallenge.co.uk/junior-rugby-tournaments/butlins-minehead/

Schedule:

Friday
  – No Rugby
  – Accommodation available from 16:00, but teams can arrive from midday and use facilities
  – There is a full evening of entertainment
  – 20:00 Welcome meeting for coaches & group leaders

Saturday & Sunday
  – Games Played Saturday & Sunday
  – Teams play 5 or 6 games over the weekend (RFU Rules)
  _ Saturday Evening - MASSIVE IRONSIDES PARTY @ Minehead Barbarians RFC 7pm until late
  – Sunday Evening - Celebrity Presentations - https://tigerschallenge.co.uk/about-us/celebrity-presentations/ 

Monday 
  – No Rugby
  – Checkout 10:00 – but you don’t have to leave resort until midday

​Further reference info:

• Map of Minehead
  https://www.butlins.com/pdfs/accommodation-map-minehead.pdf
• Accommodation 
  https://www.butlins.com/overlays/minehead-comparison-table.aspx
• Family Accomodation Details
  https://www.butlins.com/where-to-stay-dine-and-play/where-to-stay/index.aspx



 
 

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