We are BACK for a Rugby Weekender in Somerset!

Returning for a bank holiday weekend, our exciting Brean Sands Rugby Festival and activity weekender is back!

Squads come together from all over the UK in junior boys, girls, and mixed matches on high quality pitches for the tournament. Your weekend will be filled with energy, enthusiasm, team spirit, team bonding and lots of fun!

When the tackling is over and your match has finished, head over to the water park and the Brean Theme Park with over 40 rides close to your chosen 4-star accommodation.

A try not to be missed!


Early booking discount!

Book before 31st August 2024 and you’ll receive £130 off for every 25 guests booked. T&C’s apply.

Fri 18th – Mon 21st April 2025

Prices from

All prices include:

  • 3 nights self-catered accommodation
  • All medals and trophies presented by a special guest
Enquire now  for current availability and accurate pricing
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A mixed rugby team of boys and girls pose
A rugby team huddles around their coach
A boys rugby team pose and cheer
A player with the ball runs into opposing players whilst his team watch from behind

Girls, Boys & Mixed Teams.

Open to U7s to U11s mixed teams, U12s to U14s girls teams and U12 to U15 boys teams, the 1-day tournament will be played at a local rugby club.

and qualified referees

Variety of grass pitches

Photo opportunity with special guest

Fully trained 
first aiders on site

Awards and medals presented 
by a celebrity guest

Excellent accommodation at award winning holiday park

Team & Match Details

Age groupsSquad SizeMaximum Daily Playing MinutesFormat
Under 7 (Mixed)4-a-side (7)50RFU Core Values (Non-Competitive)
Under 8 (Mixed)6-a-side (10)50RFU Core Values (Non-Competitive)
Under 9 (Mixed)7-a-side (12)60RFU Core Values (Non-Competitive)
Under 10 (Mixed)8-a-side (13)60RFU Core Values (Non-Competitive)
Under 11 (Mixed)9-a-side (14)70RFU Core Values (Non-Competitive)
Under 12 (Boys)12-a-side (18)70Competitive Format
Under 12 (Girls)12-a-side (18)70Competitive Format
Under 13 (Boys)13-a-side (20)80Competitive Format
Under 14 (Boys)15-a-side (22)80Competitive Format
Under 14 (Girls)15-a-side (22)80Competitive Format
Under 15 (Boys)15-a-side (22)80Competitive Format

All tournaments are played in line with RFU Age Grade Regulations.

Match durations will be maximised dependent on number of teams per age group, in line with the RFU ‘Daily Playing Time’ regulations above.

What to Expect

Day 1: Check in and enjoy a host of onsite activities or head down to the nearby beach.

Day 2: You can have a free day to enjoy Brean Theme Park, Splash Waterpark or other attractions, or we can arrange additional matches for your team.

Day 3: The 1-day rugby festival takes place today, with your team playing against other teams from across the UK, followed by a presentation ceremony.

Day 4: It’s home time today, but not before taking a last chance to explore Weston-super-Mare and Somerset further!

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Celebrity guest

Jack Clement and Ellen Scantlebury made an appearance to present the awards for the 2024 Brean Sands Rugby Festival! 

  • Jack Clement- Professional rugby union player for Gloucester and won player of the match against Ireland in the 2021 Six Nations under 20’s Championship. 
  • Ellen Scantlebury- Captain for Loughborough University Rugby team in their first BUCS National Championships semi-final.  

Keep an eye on our socials for this year’s celebrity guest announcement

What’s included in your package

3 nights’ accommodation
At Holiday Resort Unity

Awards ceremony
Trophies for runners up and winners

On site representative
We’re here if you need us on the day

Access to facilities
Make the most of what Weston-super-Mare has to offer

Online results
Access to an online fixture schedule 
and results updates

Qualified match referees
Experienced referees for every fixture

Manage your booking online
Access to our online booking management system

Why not treat yourself to an upgrade?

From accommodation to meal upgrades, we can help you out. You might want us to arrange something special for your group – let us know and we’ll see what we can do!

Get in touch and we’ll discuss your needs.


Holiday Resort Unity

A 4-star modern caravan that will be your home for the weekend, Holiday Resort Unity is a perfect resort for all families. Only 200m from a beach, a wide variety of restaurants, arcades, indoor and outdoor play areas, a water park and Brean Theme Park, there is something close by for everyone!

Unity Popular Caravan

Modern and contemporary accommodation

  • Contemporary 6 or 8 berth
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Central heating and double glazing
  • Bed linen included and beds made upon your arrival
  • Access to all facilities

Unity Classic Caravan

Cosy and contemporary accommodation

  • 6 or 8 berth
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Centrally heated
  • Bed linen included
  • Access to all facilities

Unity Platinum Caravan

Luxurious and stylish holiday homes

  • Luxurious 6 or 8 berth
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Centrally heated and double glazed
  • Bed linen included and beds made prior to your arrival
  • Access to all facilities

Rooms are offered on a first come, first served basis and availability can change on a regular basis.

Please contact a member of staff for up-to-date availability.

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Special Guest Announcement… Coming Soon!

Previous special guests at our rugby events include Anthony Watson, Poppy Cleall and Jack Clement… Moments like this inspire young players!

Please note: Our special guest line up is subject to change from year to year based on availability.

Book your festival

Are you ready to score?

Then give us a call on 01332 227474 to speak to one of our festival advisors, or get in contact by clicking the button below and filling out a short enquiry form.

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Things to do in Somerset

Beaches, cider, cheddar cheese, and theme parks, there really is something for everyone to explore down south in Somerset!

Surrounded by culture and historical landmarks, venture out in your free time with friends, family and rugby squad.

Somerset highlights

  • Brean Theme Park
  • Golden beach nearby
  • Longleat Safari Park
  • Cheddar Gorge
  • Clifton Suspension Bridge
  • Wells Cathedral

Enjoy the thrills and spills at Brean Theme Park


Take a stroll along Brean Sands beach, just 200m away.


Visit the famous Longleat Safari Park – certainly a day to remember!

Longleat Safari Park

Take a gentle hike at Cheddar Gorge, an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Cheddar Gorge

Clifton suspension bridge

clifton suspension bridge

Visit Wells Cathedral – one of the most beautiful cathedrals in England.

Wells Cathedral

Google Reviews

Great tour- well organised. Loads of rugby! We had a great weekend!

Tanya White

Fantastically organised tournament. Sports Tours covered every area really well and everything ran really smoothly.

Glyn Lawson

Scimitar – Our Core Premium Partner!

Thanks to our game-changing multi-year partnership with Scimitar, you can take your team’s kit up a level! A straightforward, cost-effective kit option for your next tour!

Master the game and define your team!