Dubai Rugby 7s and 100 World Legends Golf Day and Gala Dinner

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Dubai Rugby 7s and 100 World Legends Golf Day and Gala Dinner

4 December, 2019

VU Ltd is absolutely delighted to team up with the truly exceptional 100 World Legends Project in Dubai this year, to offer teams in a tremendous Rugby Legends Golf Day at the prestigious Els Sport Club followed by an exclusive rugby dinner at the Habtoor Grand Resort.

100 World Legends is a remarkable group, made up of over 140 high profile, former international men and women from all over the world, who come together to not only play rugby but to help children charities, youth teams and initiatives across the globe.

For the 2019 Dubai 7’s, the 100 World Legends will be making up two teams to compete in the International Vets Trophy to defend their title, coached and managed by 4 legends: Frank Bunce and Walter Little from New Zealand, Chester Williams from South Africa and Craig Chalmers from Scotland. The teams will be made up from the following impressive list and will all attend the golf day and evening dinner.


  • Fergus Thomson – Scotland
  • Kevin Yates – England
  • Kelly Brown – Cpt Scotland
  • Troy Flavell – New Zealand
  • Allister Hogg – Scotland
  • Jamie Ringer – Wales
  • Todd Cleever – USA
  • Mark Sorenson – Bristol
  • Nili Latu – Tonga
  • D J Forbes TBC – New Zealand
  • Paddy Johns – Ireland
  • Tom Smith TBC – Scotland
  • Nick Southern – Gloucester
  • Rob Vickers – Newcastle
  • Lee Mears – Bath


  • Neil de Kock – S. Africa
  • Graeme Beveridge – Scotland
  • Anthony Tuitavake TBC – Zealand
  • Nasoni Rokobiau – Fiji
  • Vincent Clerc – France
  • Sireli Bobo – Fiji
  • William Ryder – Fiji
  • Ceri Sweeney – Wales
  • Sailosi Tagicakibau – Samoa
  • Ollie Phillips – England 7s
  • Colin Gregor – Scotland 7s
  • Max Evans – Scotland
  • Delon Armitage – England
  • Oriol Ripol – Spain
  • Ian Gowland – Sweden
  • Bola Comradie – S. Africa
  • Andre Styman – S. Africa

Rugby legends gold day, the els club sports city Dubai and dinner at the garden fountain lawn, Habtoor grand resort. 

Join our global Rugby stars for 18 holes of golf at The Els Club Dubai – renowned as one of the finest golfing destinations in the Middle East and named “Best new international course” by the prestigious US magazine, Links.

Start with a light lunch followed by 18 holes of golf where you’ll be joined by one of the 100 World Legends players to make up your 4 Ball and finish your day at the Rugby Legends Dinner where you and your guests will enjoy the company of the 100 World Legends Squad, prize giving, sumptuous banquet with beverages, rugby stories from years gone by and a preview of the upcoming Dubai Rugby 7’s tournament.


1130 – 1230 – Registration and Light lunch served

1300 – 1730 – Shotgun start & 18 holes of golf

1900 – 2300 – Rugby Legends Dinner, Garden Fountain Lawn Habtoor Grand Resort

  • 4 ball including a Rugby player from 100 World Legends Squad
  • Els Club Lite Lunch
  • 18 holes of golf
  • Prizegiving
  • Signed photo of you and your guests with your player host with a copy for each guest
  • Transfer from Els Club to the Habtoor Grand
  • Rugby Legends Dinner (Drinks reception, International feast, 3-hour drinks package and entertainment by 100 World Legends)

COST: £1750 per Team, comprising 3 guests plus a 100 World Legend squad player

Sponsorship packages:
  • Hole sponsorship at £200 – your logo or corporate banner displayed at a Hole, banner to be provided by you.
  • Event Partner: 3 Ball plus player of your choice from the 100 World legends squad, logo on the event banner, logo on all event collateral at £3000.

Enquire for more info and if you would like a more tailored sponsorship package.

A single-player spot in a shared 4 ball hosted by a 100 World Legends Rugby player at £585. For those who can’t get a team together but still not want to take part in the golf day and support the 100 World Legends Project.

Rugby legends dinner, garden fountain lawn, habtoor grand resort

Join our global Rugby stars from the 100 World Legends squad for an exclusive evening of fine food, wine, and rugby banter as we build to the 50th anniversary of the Dubai Rugby 7’s, hosted by Lee Mears.

Wednesday 4th December 2019


1900 – Drinks reception commences

1930 – Sumptuous feast with wine, beer & soft drinks

2100 – Entertainment from 100 World Legends and preview of Dubai Rugby 7s

2300 – Evening ends

  • 3 Hour drinks package
  • Sumptuous international feast
  • Entertainment by 100 World Legends
  • Preview of Dubai Rugby 7’s

Single Ticket at £250pp

Bronze – Table of 10 at £2500

Silver – Prominent table of 9 guests plus a 100 World Legends player and one-page advert in the event brochure at £3000

Gold – Front row table of 9 guests plus a 100 World Legends player of your choice, a one-page advert in the event brochure, event branding, logo on event collateral, photo of you & your guests with all the attending Rugby players with a signed copy for each guest and billing as an event sponsor at £5000

Sponsorship oppotunities

We are looking for corporate partners who can to only support our team with sponsorship but be able to take advantage of our planned corporate events, or by having their own corporate meet and greet, golf event with a number of our players supporting them. We are pleased to announce our main sponsors for our main Legends teams

Maersk being the main sponsor with our other two main partners Reakiro and DAC. You can still come and get involved as Silver and Bronze  partners with sponsorship from £1000, £8,000

Our Legends team supporting the Chester Williams Foundation  still has a number of available partner branding spaces. From £6000 to £8,000 available.


A one off opportunity for a trip of a life time to travel and be part of our touring group as a business supporter.

Special places are available for 4 more people to travel with us to Dubai and spend 5 daisy with the two teams.

Not only staying in the teams 5 star hotel with them, travelling to all events with the Legends and a prime seat at the Charity Dinner,  and spend the time in the company of Victor Ubugo in the Special corporate special seating for the Dubai Sevens

Your company logo would be branded on the main teams sleeve.

Total cost would be £3500 plus Flights

You would also be given special membership of the Legends Corporate 300 club





4 December, 2019
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Habtoor Grand Resort, Autograph Collection
Al Falea Street, Jumeirah Beach United Arab Emirates + Google Map
+971 4 399 5000


David Higgins
David Higgins