The Heineken Kinsale 7s is a fantastic 7s tournament for various standards of both Mens and Ladies teams. It takes place across 5 full-sized pitches.
If you arrive early in Ireland on the Friday, the festival venue will be open from around 4pm with the bar and food vendors opening as well.This is a great opportunity to meet other teams, have a look around before the spectators arrive, collect your wristbands prepare for the Saturday and Sunday competition days.
At 10am sharp, the first matches kick off, with play finishing at approximately 6pm. The Main Marquee stays open until around 8pm at which time players make their way back into the town for rest or further entertainment.
Kicking off again at 10.00am sharp, some pool play will be completed and all competitions move to the knockout phases. Play ends usually around 5-6pm, again depending on number of teams entered. The Plate competitions in the Open & Social section, together with trophies for the winners, ensures that teams at all levels of skills and fitness have something to play for. Followed on Sunday night by the festival club at a venue in Kinsale town – tickets available at the event marquee..
Heineken Kinsale 7s Grades
- Elite Mens
- Ladies Open
- Ladies Social
- Mens Open
- Mens Social
Traditional Sevens rules apply and games are 7 minutes each way. Teams have at least a 20 minute rest period between matches.
All matches are overseen by fully qualified referees.
Limited on-site accommodation is available in 4 berth "Festihuts". Alternatively accommodation is provided in the nearby town of Kinsale.
Prices will vary depending on the number of people in your travelling party, flight costs and accommodation requests.
Please contact us for a detailed quote for your tour package.