The San Francisco Fog is starting to embark on its trip half-way across the world to Dublin, Ireland, as the club gears up to compete in the largest amateur rugby event in the world, the Bingham Cup®. Approximately 32 clubs from 9 countries around the world are attending this year’s tournament, hosted by Dublin’s Emerald Warriors RFC. The Fog are proudly fielding two full sides as the three-day tournament commences on Friday, June 13.
We will be providing daily updates on the Fog’s progress in the tournament on this website, so make sure to come visit here each day.
Saturday is a Rugby Day, and the San Francisco Fog is celebrating this zenith of rugby commandments with a jam-packed day of rugby matches, as all three sides of the Fog will be taking the pitch! The Fog Men and B-Side teams will be warming up with their last matches before The Bingham Cup® tournament in Dublin, and the Fog Women go for two victories in a row against UCSC.
Full schedule of matches:
- 11am: Fog Women vs. UCSC
- 12pm: Fog vs. Berkeley RFC
- 1pm: Fog vs. Stanislaus Harlots
- 2pm: Fog vs. Berkeley RFC
- 3pm: Fog vs. Stanislaus Harlots
- 4pm: Berkeley RFC vs. Stanislaus Harlots
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND GARAGE SALE WITH THE BIG GAY FRAT HOUSE
The San Francisco Fog is teaming up with the Big Gay Frat House for a Garage Sale in the heart of the Castro on the Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend! If you are around the area and are looking for some neat objects, then come on by and take a look around—you never know what you just may end up finding!
Date: Sunday, May 25
Time: 11am to 5pm
Place: 630 Castro Street (near 19th Street)
Proceeds will go towards travel costs for The Bingham Cup® and the Women’s Side Fall 2008 Tour.
On Friday, May 17, come out to The LookOut Bar at 3600 16th Street (where the Metro Bar used to be), to enjoy all the Budweiser beer you can drink from 6pm to 10pm for only 8 dollars!
The Fog will also be selling clothing merchandise (including t-shirts and hats) and holding a raffle with exciting prizes! On top of that, the Fog will be showing its most popular videos from its FogTV YouTube channel on their big screen TVs!
And did we mention there will be LOTS of rugby players to hang out with? Come on out, unwind after a hard work week, and enjoy a beer with us!