Ovale Beach and Sport Porto Win the 10th Figueira Beach Rugby International

The French team  of Ovale Marseille (men) and the Portuguese team of Sport Porto (women) won the 10th edition of Foz Plaza Figueira Beach Rugby International, reinforcing the justice of the European title won the day before in Figueira da Foz.

In men the team of Ovale Marseille repeated the saturday victory against the (also) French team  Les Minots (5-2), while in women Sport Porto won the title in Figueira da Foz after beating the French tean of Putain Nanas 7-3. In the men’s competition, we also highlight the good performance of Académica, who after winning the first edition of the tournament achieved, 10 years later, the second best result ever by securing fourth position.

The 10th edition of Foz Plaza Figueira Beach Rugby International was the last stage of the European Beach Rugby Circuit, organized by the European Beach Rugby Association, attracting the best teams and nations of the sport. The presence of 42 teams (28 male and 12 female) brought to Figueira da Foz over 700 athletes from 10 countries (Portugal, Pacific Islands, South Africa, Germany, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands, France, Curacao Islands and England ) which made this event the most important Beach Rugby tournament globally.