Georg Holek Cup 2016


George Holek Cup is an international oldies cup played 12 times before in different countries all over Europe. The tournament is named after and played in honor of George (Jiří) Holek.

Oldies … deserve respect for all they have already achieved in rugby and for all what they will still achieve.”(Georg Holek, 2001)

George Holek Cup 2016 invitation

Thursday 25th Arrivals of teams, registration and welcome party
Friday 26th Games all day followed by free evening
Saturday 27th Play-offs & finals, awards ceremony and banquet
Sunday 28th Farewells and departures
Age of players: All players must be 35 and over
Maximum teams: Event is limited to 12 teams (up to 8 under 50s and 4 over 50s
Match rules: EVRA Veteran Laws of the game (modified IRB Laws), details on – under EVRA Festivals / Veteran  Game Laws
Fees and registration 2016
Team registration: By March 31st including a €100 non-refundable deposit/team
Player registration: By April 30th, including €95/person
(fee covering welcome package, Thursday welcome party and the Saturday farewell banquet)
Since the number of teams is limited we recommend teams register as early as possible…..!
Payment Details
Bank address: Swedbank AB, Box 1009, S-23125 Trelleborg
Clubs outside Sweden: Iban No SE3080000821493033013917, Swift code SWEDSESS
Swedish clubs: BG 5118-4133

About Trelleborg
Trelleborg is in the very south of Sweden, which means it should be easy to reach us.
By air you can fly to Copenhagen or Malmö.
By sea you can travel directly to Trelleborg from; Swinoujscie , Rostock , Sassnitz and Travemunde. )
By car you can drive through Denmark to arrive at the Öresund -bridge between Copenhagen and Malmö.
From december 2015 trains will be servicing the Malmö-Trelleborg line.
We have a yearly summer festival in Trelleborg on this weekend, so we expect those who are not too weary will enjoy the bustle in the streets of Trelleborg on Friday evening– we all hope for real summer weather.
Trelleborg is known for its Viking Age castle and palm trees.
The town of Trelleborg offers accommodation depending on your preferences. All accommodation is to be found at the website and has to be booked directly by your team. We are in the process of getting good discounts and will let you know shortly.
More detailed information about the venue will be provided upon registration.


Standard CMYKPingvin Rugby Club cooperates with Hotel Magasinet. The hotel is ideally situated at the heart of Trelleborg and offers our guests various discounts in relation to our tournament. When contacting the hotel, please refer to Pingvin Rugby Club and the tournmanet for best prices.The town of Trelleborg also offers other accommodation depending on your preferences. All accommodation is to be found at the website or and has to be, booked directly by your club.
More to come….