The Saigon Rugby 10’s 2017

 

The inaugural Saigon Rugby 10’s took part on the weekend of 11th – 12th September 2015, with 8  teams competing for the main trophy.

A great event with some competative rugby and even more competative partying

In 2016 we focused on upsizing the tournament and giving all the teams an even more memorable experience in Saigon.
2016 provided us with a diverse amount of 16,  very competative teams from 10 different countries
JOB DONE!

Onwards and upwards to the tournament in 2017
We target 24 teams… and this year it will be hosted over 2 days…

2017 will show a significant step up in  competition size, stature and duration….
However, we will not forget the priciples of the Saigon 10’s… Play Hard – Party Harder

The Saigon Rugby 10’s 2017, will be double the fun and quadruple in stature. As you read this, we working hard confirming teams for this years event

We expect more countries to be represented at this years Saigon 10’s Tournament.
So get on the list…

Send us your registration before the tournament  sells out…
The Saigon 10’s is truly on the map and is gathering a pace…don’t miss the trip.

Register for Saigon 10’s – 2017

WHO ARE WE

 

The Al Fresco’s Group ( AFG) have been operating in Vietnam for 21 years.

AFG has 54 restaurants in Vietnam and have a  deep passion for sport therefore it’s a perfect fit for AFG to organize a tournament of this kind.

AFG has organised similar tournaments for Soccer in HN, hosting 24 teams and more than 2000 people for the after parties.

AFG have the required expertise and professionalism to undertake a tournament such as the Saigon 10’s as was demonstrated in the inaugural tournament in September 2015 and the the scaled up version in 2016

AFG also has the support of their Parent Group  in Hong Kong, The Castelo Group..

The Castelo Group currently has 25 outlets plus Jaspas Party Junks and has been hosting major events in HK for more than 25 years…

We draw on years of experience and great  relationships with forged with our patners,  Magners Irish Cider, Coca Cola, Heineken &  Jagermeister, to name a few.

This expertise and these partnerships enable, AFG Vietnam & The Castelo Group HK, to bring  you an amazing Saigon 10’s Event.. year on Year.

For more information about our group please go to:
www.afg.vn
www.casteloconcepts.com

TOURNAMENT RUNDOWN

 

Friday 15th Sept – Welcome Party

AFG have arrange a welcome “Crazy Pool Parti” from 6pm til 10 pm at one of Saigon’s Swimming Pools, for
all players from the competing teams, plus tickets  be available for anyone brave enough to jump in with them.

AFG will provide a finger food buffet, a full bar, plus bags of entertainment.. slippery poles..DJ.. and surprises!!

Saturday 16th Sept – RMIT UNI – 0900- 1600

The tournament will kick off at 9am at RMIT Uni Phu My Hung, D7, Saigon.
All teams will play 8 min halves and will play in a pre drawn pool system.
Teams that qualify form the pool stages will enter a knockout comp for for the Cup, Bowl or Plate, Kids Exhibition Match planned as well
We will provide a number of hospitality tents of food and beverage, plus lots of additional entertainment for fans and players alike.

Tents and water/ Isotonic drinks will be provided for all teams,plus tokens for food & beverage.

All teams will have free access to the following:
Team cheerleaders & Team masseurs
The FV Hospital will have a medical facility pitch side  and ACC Chiropractors to straighten out the knots!

Saturday 16th Sept – After 5pm RMIT

After party at the ground followin the final pool game
Live music … DJ’s… performances….. the normal
Saigon 10’s CRAZINESS WILL ENSUE!!!!

Sunday 17th Sept – RMIT UNI 0900 – 1600

Knock Outs… and Finals Day….
Same as the facilities and activities as the Saturday
The teams who get knocked out early… a chance to kick back and GO LARGE… AGAIN!!!!

Saigon Rugby 10’s Package

 

$150usd per player, official or any traveling party member
PLUS $700usd per registered team

What you get for your Money??

Team bus:

Airport pick up drop off. All transportation to S10’s Official events: Beer & Water supplied on all trips

Cheer-squad:

Your personal Saigon 10’s “Sugar Bears”
Cheer leading Squad for all official events,including bus trips

Friday Party - All Food, Beverage & transportation

Saturday Rugby – Food & Beverage vouchers

Your “ Sugar Bears” squad, fully equipped team tent with ice pool full of free water & isotonic drinks, transportation to and from hotels PLUS free massage & chiropractor services

Saturday Night – Free entry to the on ground evening after party, with live entertainment

Sunday Rugby – Food & Beverage vouchers
Your “ Sugar Bears” squad, fully equipped team tent  with ice pool full of free water & isotopic drinks, transportation to and from hotels PLUS free massage & chiropractor services

SPONSORING OPPORTUNITIES

 

This is a great opportunity to promote your brand, not only in Vietnam, but also in the region. Tiger Beer, Coca Cola and Magner’s Cider are locked in for another year..
Don’t miss the opportunity to join the buzz!!!

Audience and exposure
The target audience for this event includes: Local Expats and Vietnamese in Vietnam
Corporate Partners of AFG in Vietnam: Overseas Rugby community  TV, Local & International Newspapers, Local Magazines, Social Media Channels

Sponsorship opportunities

There are a selection of sponsorship options available for this event, each providing the sponsors with various levels of exposure. Packages include joint naming rights for the event, a gold and silver package as well as in-kind sponsorship.

Joint Naming Rights sponsorship – 1 exclusive package available
The Joint Naming Rights sponsor receives the following benefits and exposure in return
for a contribution of $25,000.

This is a great opportunity not only to support the event, have a VIP party, but more importantly, partner the AFG Vietnam and Castelo Group HK and tap into their customers database.

1. Logo on all printed collateral, all promotional POS items, including shirts for sale,
tournament banners, rugby balls used for the tournament & referees shirts, Match day program

2. Exposure through all event media channels , TV, Newspapers and magazines.

3. Partnership with The Al Frescos Group in Vietnam & Castelo Group in Hong Kong:
The opportunity to co-operate with the AFG Vietnam, through the following channels: Facebook – 500.000 Group Fan base. AFG Loyalty RPC Program – 100.000 customers AFG General Database of an additional 100.000 – Similar benefits available from the Castelo Group HK

4. A VIP Function for 30 of your selected guests at the Saigon Rugby 10s.
This is a full day at the Saigon 10’s in a private VIP Marque next to the Grandstand, which providesa total viewing experience, with a fully catered Champagne, Seafood & Meat carvery Buffet with a full bar all day. Includes transportation, entry into the Saigon 10’s, all F&B all day plus complimentary passes to the Friday Night Welcome Party.

What better way to network with potential and existing business contacts.

Gold sponsorship – 5 packages available

Gold sponsors receive the following benefits and exposure in return for a contribution of $5,000

1. Logo on all printed collateral, All promo POS items,
including shirts for sale, tournament banners, match program

2. Exposure through all media channels that we are using for the event, TV, Newspapers
and magazines.

Including exposure through Al Fresco’s Group marketing channels

3. A VIP Function for 20 of your selected guests at the Saigon Rugby 10s.
This is a full day at the Saigon 10’s in a Private Hospitality Tent whereAFG will provide a Full Buffet with a full bar all day. Includes transportation, entry into the Saigon 10’s.
A great way to get together with customers in a relaxed and fun environment.

Silver sponsorship package

Silver sponsors receive the following benefits and exposure in return for a
contribution of $2,000

1. Logo on all promotional POS items tournament banners, Match day program

2. Exposure through all media channels that we are using for the event, TV,  Newspapers and magazines.

Including exposure through Al Fresco’s Group marketing channels

3. Entrance to the hospitality area for food and drinks for 5 people.

Bronze & In Kind sponsorship package

In Kind sponsors receive the following benefits and exposure in return for an
In-kind product or service contribution of $2,500
Bronze sponsors receive the following benefits and exposure in return for a contribution of $1,000

1. Logo on all promotional POS items tournament banners, Match day program

2. Exposure through all media channels that we are using for the event, TV, Newspapers and magazines.
Including exposure through Al Fresco’s Group marketing channels

3. Entrance to the hospitality area for food and drinks for 2 people.