BEACH 5’s RUGBY FESTIVAL
Beach Rugby Australia is presenting the Beach 5s Rugby competition, a spectacular, fast paced and exciting game – based on modified rules of Rugby Union, Rugby League and Touch Football.
Beach Fives Rugby is a contact fast paced sport where stamina, tactics and ball handling skills create the basis of an exciting game for players and spectators alike.
The pitch measure 31 by 25 meters. Five players a side – up to seven reserves. The Two Second Rule – when a player contacts the ball or is tackled – the ball must be passed or released within two seconds. No scrums – no line outs.
Beach 5’s Rugby takes place at five iconic beach locations across Australia. With Mooloolaba Beach as one of the listed locations, Brothers Rugby SC is a regular competitor of this amazingly fun sport.