British and Irish Championship 2016

Llandrindod Wells, Powys, Wales

Friday 12th August

Weigh in -                                            4.00pm - 8.00pm at the Hotel Metropole

Please note all team sheets from the individual weigh in must be handed in at 8.00pm prompt.

Commission meeting & Draw  -           8.00pm at the Hotel Metropole

Team Briefing -                                   9.30pm at the Hotel Metropole

Saturday 13th August - British and Irish Championships 2016

Weigh in and Stamping -                    8.15 - 9.15 at Llandrindod Wells Rugby Club

ONLY FULL TEAMS of 8 PULLERS will be permitted to weigh-in for British and Irish championships on Saturday morning, no individual weigh-in will take place.

Official opening -                                 10.00am

The Mayor of Llandrindod Wells will officially open the 2016 British and Irish Championships.

The pulling will commence -                10.30 am

Order of Pulling –

·        600 kilos Men & 520 kilos Ladies weights – to be pulled concurrently 

·        680 kilos Men & 560 kilos Ladies weights - to be pulled concurrently

·        600 kilos 4 x 4  Mixed

·        Junior Men - 560 kilos

·        Junior Ladies 520kg

Youth competitions will be timetabled on the day when the entries are known

Open Clubs Weigh In -

The weigh in for the open clubs for teams that have not weighed in on Friday will take place immediately after the pulling has finished at the Rugby Club. Either on the team scales of the individual scales.

ONLY FULL TEAMS of 8 PULLERS will be permitted to weigh-in for British and Irish championships on Sunday morning, no individual weigh-in will take place.

Championship Presentation Dinner -

The Championship Dinner will take place at the Metropole Hotel

7.00 pm for sitting down at 7.45 pm prompt. 

Bookings to be made with Tracie Zembrzuski - £28.00 per head for non-residents of the Metropole

Sunday 14th August - Open Club Championships

Weigh in and Stamping -                     8.45am - 9.45am at Llandrindod Wells Rugby Club

ONLY FULL TEAMS of 8 PULLERS will be permitted to weigh-in for British and Irish championships on Sunday morning, no individual weigh-in will take place.

Pulling to start -                                   10.30am prompt

Order of Pulling – TBC when entries are known

·        Men - 600kg, 640kg, 680kg 

·        Ladies - 520kg, 560kg          

·        Mixed 4x4 -600kg

·        Mixed junior 4x4 - 560kg

Entry fees for the open Clubs are £20.00 per weight class

Presentation of medals will take place after each weight

Accommodation

Accommodation can now be booked.

Please quote 'Tug of War' when phoning to book your rooms to get the negotiated prices.

We have selected various accommodation to suit all budgets. Please see below.

Hotel Metropole –

Rooms are available from £63.00 per person per night. This includes breakfast and evening meals (including the gala dinner).

Contact:  info@metropole.co.uk  Phone: 01597 823 700

Commodore Hotel –

Rooms have been negotiated at £35.00 per person per night.

Contact: Phone: 01597 822 288

Presentation Dinner –

The Presentation dinner will be held on Sat 14th August at the Hotel Metropole.

The dinner 3 course meal will be charged at £28.00 per person for non Metropole residents.

Booking form on the next page