Amsterdam team. Union Cup 2013

Amsterdam team. Union Cup 2013

The 5th Union Cup was hosted by the Bristol Bisons RFC, in Bristol, UK.

A total of 19 squads from 17 different European teams took part in the 2013 round of this Bi-annual tournament. In the 10’s tournament Birmingham Bulls, Dublin Emerald Warriors RFC 2nds , Lisbon Dark Horses, Montpellier Los Valents, Paris Coq Festifs. 15’s teams, Amsterdam Lowlanders, Berlin Bruisers, Bristol Bisons RFC, Bruxelles Straffe Ketten, Cardiff Lions, Edinburgh Thebans, Dublin Emerald Warriors RFC 1st, London Kings Cross Steelers 1st XV, London Kings Cross Steelers 2nd XV, Lyon Les Rebelyons, Manchester Village Spartans, Newcastle Ravens, Northampton Outlaws RFC, Stockholm Berserkers.

With 500+ participants from all over Europe this is the largest Union Cup thus far.

Photos by kevinscott.org on flickr

01: Amsterdam Lowlanders, The Arrival. PhotosSlideshow

02: Opening Ceremony. PhotosSlideshow

03: Around the Pitch. PhotosSlideshow

04: Amsterdam Lowlanders v Manchester Village Spartans. PhotosSlideshow

05: Caledonian Thebans v Rebelyons RFC. PhotosSlideshow

06: Cardiff Lions v Berlin Bruisers (in Dublin Jersey’s). PhotosSlideshow

07: Straffe Ketten v Amsterdam Lowlanders. PhotosSlideshow

08: Los Valents v Emerald Warriors. PhotosSlideshow

09: Emerald Warriors v Caledonian Thebans. PhotosSlideshow

10: Dark Horses v Los Valents. PhotosSlideshow

11: Birmingham Bulls v Emerald Warriors. PhotosSlideshow

12: Bristol Bisons v Amsterdam Lowlanders. PhotosSlideshow

13: Stockholm Berserkers v Thebans. PhotosSlideshow

14: Kings Cross Steelers v Cardiff Lions. PhotosSlideshow

16: Amsterdam Lowlanders v Northampton Outlaws. PhotosSlideshow

17: Berlin Bruisers v Bristol Bisons. PhotosSlideshow

18: Dark Horses v Birmingham Bulls. PhotosSlideshow

19: Amsterdam Lowlanders v Cardiff Lions. PhotosSlideshow

20: Kings Cross Steelers v Emerald Warriors (15s Final). PhotosSlideshow

23: Team Photos: PhotosSlideshow : More to follow…

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For photos : Union Cup 2011, in Amsterdam, Click here.