Golden Oldies Festivals

    

Scottish Festivals

The 8th Scottish Golden Oldies Rugby Festival takes place at Forfar on May 21st, 2016 and for the first time, the festival shall be jointly organised by two clubs – Strathmore RFC and Brechin RFC

An entry pack and further information can be obtained by emailing [email protected] 

European Festivals

YEAR

VENUE

2015

San Sebastian - Spain

2017

Lisbon - Portugal

2019

TBC

2021

TBC

2023

Frankfurt  - Germany

If you wish to enter a team, a few players, or participate as an individual, you will always get a game, at World, European and Scottish Festivals.

Contact [email protected] and find out how to enter your team, or become involved by joining another team - in Fun, Friendship and Fraternity!

Laws

Golden Oldies rugby is played according to World Rugby Laws of the game U19 variations with some additional variations:

  • Scrums/lineouts – no pushing/lifting
  • Unlimited substitutions
  • Tackling restrictions:
    • Red shorts (35-64) can be held and must immediately pass
    • Gold shorts (65-74) can be touched and must immediately pass
    • Purple shorts (75+) cannot be obstructed in any way.
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