The 2018 World Rugby Classic will be held on November 4th to November 10th 2018.
Since its inception in 1988, the Classic has received generous support from our sponsors.
In 1988 when we started out trying to sell a new concept required a big leap of faith and we were delighted that the following shared the dream:
Pan Am Airlines
Bank of Bermuda
Elbow Beach Hotel and
Some of these pioneering sponsors are no longer around but it is very pleasing to note the continuing support from Tourism and HSBC (Bank of Bermuda) while Elbow Beach continues to be involved.
Today we continue to receive generous support from our Major Sponsors:
The Fairmont Southampton
Gosling's Rum &
...while nearly thirty companies support the Classic by using the Hospitality Village to entertain clients and staff.
Results & Schedule
Game A: Classic Lions 38—Italy 7
Game B: Canada 14—South Africa 17
Game C: Argentina 33 - USA 14
Game D: France 7—New Zealand 14
Plate Semi Final A: Canada 17 - Italy 0
Classic Semi Final B: Classic Lions 7- South Africa 14
Plate Semi Final C: USA 12 vs France 28
Classic Semi Final D: Argentina 40 vs New Zealand 14
7:00pm Plate Final
Canada vs France
8:30pm World Rugby Classic Final
South Africa vs Argentina
During Classic Week over 6,000 guests are entertained in the Hospitality Village which runs the length of one of the touchlines.
Guests are entertained with a variety of food and wines and Bermuda’s special drink Dark n’ Stormy, all at the invitation of Bermuda’s major international companies, banks and audit firms as well as a number of overseas companies. Our clients include:
While these corporate clients jealously guard their location from one year to the next, now and again the odd tent does become available.