Beach Rugby Festival 2017–
Since 1999 the annual Ameland Beach Rugby festival takes place. The beach tournament can enjoy a lot of European interest and is the biggest beach rugby tournament worldwide, with 160 teams from 10 different countries.
The festival hosts the official Dutch championship Beach rugby for both men and women. Also there is a recreation class, a veterans class and a future class.
Rugby is a contact sport, you can tackle your opponents, which makes it a spectacular spectacle, also for the viewers who do not know anything about the sport.