ITRA's Pig n' Porter Tag Rugby Festival
12TH TO 14TH JULY 2013
The Pig n' Porter Festival which takes place each July in Old Crescent RFC, Limerick is the World's Largest Tag Rugby Festival with 120 Tag teams taking part on over 22 pitches in the rugby club and nearby school, Crescent Comp! With pigs roasting on spit-roasts, drinks flowing and exciting Tag Rugby action, the Pig n' Porter is without doubt one of the highlights of the ITRA season - make sure you don't miss it!
Please note that the Pig n' Porter Festival is one of the most popular in the calendar with PLACES EXTREMELY LIMITED, allocated on a strict first come, first paid basis. So make sure you register early if you would like to play!
The Pig n Porter is now part of the ITRA Festival Series with the team which accumulates the most points over the summer presented with €1,000 CASH at the end of the Series at the Banna Beach Tag Grand Finale in September. Take part in any 3 ITRA Festival Events to be in with a chance of taking the €1,000 top cash prize!!!
- The Chargers - Overall Pig n Porter Champions 2012
YOUR QUICK GUIDE TO ITRA'S PIG 'N' PORTER TAG FESTIVAL
- Largest Tag Rugby Festival in the World and one of ITRA's Highlights of the Year!
- Truely international festival with teams travelling each year from Australia, France and the UK
- Team Registration is €400 per team
- The tournament consists of 120 tag teams of all playing grades and abilities.
- If your team is not travelling, but you are interested in playing, you can sign up onto a team we are putting together of individuals, which costs €43
- Squads are limited to 15 players, teams are 7-a-side mixed male/female as normal.
- Registration fee includes 15 x passes to rugby club for Saturday night's entertainment
- If you have extra spectators, the cost is €15 to get into the Club for Saturday evening's entertainment
- Great opportunity for all the team to pack their bags and play ITRA Tag Rugby in Limerick, the HOME of Irish Rugby!
- Your team is guaranteed a minimum of 4 and maximum of 7 tag matches, with games lasting 10 to 15 minutes (weather permitting).
- Trophies and medals are awarded to the winners in each grade.
- Exciting opportunity to play in a different venue against different teams - see how good your team really is!