Quotes

  • “The idyllic setting and hospitality makes this one of the top rugby experiences out there.”
    — The Herald
  • “Mediterranean setting…scintillating rugby skills”
    — The Oban Times
  • “Life’s a beach: Sun, sand and rugby order of the day on Islay”
    — The Scotland on Sunday
  • “A very successful day and one that is becoming a highlight of the Scottish rugby and Islay calendars.”
    — The Ileach
  • “"Whilst less well informed sports fans were concentrating on British Lions, Queens Club, or dare I even say Cricket, those in the know were heading for the Inner Hebrides to enjoy one of the great sporting and social events of the year." ”
    — Gus Campbell - Moffat RUFC
  • “"the Moffat boys did excel in certain other ‘Off-Pitch’ areas of the weekend. A first place in the fancy dress and barbeque categories, coupled with a creditable performance at the dances on both Friday and Saturday evenings".”
    — Gus Campbell - Moffat RUFC
  • “"... a truly fantastic event...I hope to return next year; the banter was awesome!"”
    — Ross
  • “.." not only a fantastic tournament, but a brilliant event! The Islay beach rugby weekend seems to grow every year and I think this year, of the three we have attended was certainly the best. It’s a great showcase of all that’s great about Islay and Scottish rugby"”
    — Malcolm Dunn (2009 Winning Captain)