Johor Rugby Carnival 2012 kicks off tomorrow


The Johor Rugby Carnival 2012 will see some 100 teams competing in the competition which will take place at the Dataran Bandaraya starting tomorrow and ends on June 24, 2012.

This year competition is going to be more intense with the entry of new teams from Malaysia, Singapore and  Thailand.

The competition list  obtained from the Johor State Rugby Union (JRU) showed Malaysia has more teams competing in this year competition.

A total of six category championship trophies will be up for grab namely ARFU Asia Junior 7’S Rugby Tournament Under-20, Iskandar Malaysia 10’S Rugby Challenge Under-15, Iskandar Malaysia 10’S Rugby Challenge Under-18, Johor International Ladies 7’s Open, Johor Mini 7’s Rugby Challenge Under-11 and finally, the Veteran Revival 15’s : Johor Otai vs Singapore Veteran

Besides the rugby competitions, the organiser has also lined up a host of other entertaining activities which include karaoke contest, battle of the band competition, street games, stand-up comedy show,  singing performances by local artists and a Ferrari car show to keep the visitors entertained.

For those who wish to gather more information about the carnival can visit their facebook page :