Pitch Beach 2017 – Gay Rugby & Volleyball Tournament, Lisbon, 13-15 July

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Plan to PLAY or plan to PARTICIPATE.  Either way, plan to be at Pitch Beach 13-15 July.  This year, Pitch Beach includes, swimming, rugby, volleyball and football.  The 2017 edition is still in the planning stages. In the mean time, see below information on Pitch Beach 2016.

Pitch Beach is an international tournament taking place each year in Lisbon. Gay volleyball teams play on the pitch (indoor volleyball court, in this case). Gay rugby teams compete on the beach.



Pitch Beach is hosted and produced by Lisbon’s very own gay sports club, Boys Just Wanna Have Fun. BJWHF is a non-profit organization promote the practice of sports without any kind of discrimination. To date, the group has established the Dark Horses rugby and Lisbon Crows volleyball teams.

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Teams from around the world will be attending this tournament, so, it’s never too early to sign up, as a player, or even as a supporter.


Pitch Beach 2016 Venues include:

Friday, 15 July, 9.30 – First day of competition at Estadio Universitario de Lisboa
Saturday, 16 July, 9:30 – Second day of competition at Carcavelos Beach

For more information and to register, visit the Pitch Beach website, or email:  info@bjwhf.org

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