2017 Masters Festival Dates Announced

12th January 2017, 09:48


2017 Masters Festival Dates Announced

The Masters Festivals for 2017 have been announced.

There will again be five central festivals across the country, one in each area, plus a National Festival which will be hosted in Blackpool in September.

Cumbria 22nd April (venue TBC)

South East 10th June (Medway Dragons)

Yorkshire 15th July (Eastmoor, Wakefield)

Lancs / North West 12th August (Crosfields, Warrington)

(Date subject to confirmation)

National Festival - September 9, Blackpool


The festivals are open to all Masters players and Masters teams.

Team managers/organisers are asked to confirm their attendance to the Masters Steering Group regional representative (to Paul Ogden for the National Festival) by email with a copy to mastersrugbyleague@gmail.com.

Yorkshire and Lancs/N West regions will also hold season opening festivals for their own clubs.


The Yorkshire clubs' festival will take place on March 12 at Oulton Raiders. The Lancs/N West clubs' festival will be on March 25 - the venue is still to be confirmed.

Southampton Spitfires Masters are also holding a mini festival on May 6.

They would welcome entries from any Masters club - warm Masters hospitality awaits! Team Managers/Organisers are asked to confirm their entry to Adie Smith adiesmith@me.com - again with copy to mastersrugbyleague@gmail.com.