Executive Board Meeting in Cascais


Executive Board at the Meeting in Cascais (Portugal) had decided to accpet the Bid of Esztergom Vitézek Rugby SE and Hungarian Rugby Union to host the 2nd European Festival in 2013.
Direct Festival organiser will be Esztergom Vitezek Rugby, one of the oldest and the most experienced club in Hungary.
Hungarian Bid has been presented to the Executive Board in two occasions - in Fontanafredda - by András Neuzer, Esztergom Vitezek Suzuki RFC President and in Cascais - by Attila Kovacs, EVRA Representative for Hungary.
Presentation details can be found under EVRA Festivals - Esztergom 2013Additional information of the future Festival will be soon on EVRA and Club websites . . .

Among other important topics there was the discussion about EVRA Anti - Doping Resolution, Licor Beirao European Series 2012 and about the agreement between RRC (Regional Rugby Championships) and EVRA.

Anti - Doping Resolution was adopted unanimously as the sign of the support to the world  anti - doping campaign, as well as the warning to the young generation where doping can lead . . .
Resolution text to be found under Official Bulletin file on EVRA website.

LICOR BEIRAO and José Redondo, satisfied with the start of European Series in this year (26 events throughout Europe) decided to support this EVRA and its members activities also in 2012.

EVRA and RRC agreed to propose to the competing clubs in the season 2011/2012 from Austria, Bosnia & Hercegovina, Croatia, Greece, Hungary, Serbia and Slovenija to include youth and veteran games as the pre-matches of the championships round.
Both will help further development of Rugby in those areas, as well it will bring new players, as well as "the Oldies“ back to their favourite sport . . .