Postponed to 2022
The Mark Kendall Bingham Memorial Tournament is the biennial world championship of LGBTQIA+ and inclusive rugby clubs. First held in 2002, Bingham Cup is the premier global event promoting rugby union as an inclusive, non-discriminatory sport.
The Bingham Cup will take place in Ottawa in 2020. The event will host a week of sport, activities and celebrations. Every two years, Mark’s legacy brings together rugby players, supporters and staff from around the world in a celebration of equality, inclusivity and sportsmanship.
The 2020 cup takes place in Ottawa. As well as the championship matches, there will be a Bingham Cup Gay Village on the gay street, the Bingham Cup “‘Procession”.
Expect the city to be full with players, fans and a smattering of drag queens!
We have found hotels with good reviews that keep you close to all the action,
The Ottawa gay scene is is quite small and its easy to get from one bar to another
Bingham Cup 2018 Ottawa Bid
Ottawa is a big city but is very easy to navigate on foot. The gay is small and within easy walk to most of the hotels below.
Tea- and coffee-making facilities and a minibar are standard in every classically furnished room at Chateau Laurier Fairmont. All rooms include a work desk
Featuring an indoor pool, this non-smoking hotel offers a restaurant, bar, and free public WiF, a hot tub and fully equipped fitness centre & Squash Courts
Guest rooms includes a flat-screen TV with cable channels & pay-per-view. Free WiFi, there is a 24-hour fitness centre and an indoor pool with hot tub
Guest room comes with a 46 cable TV with free movies & a computer/ printer. They also contain coffee-tea-facilities, a clothes steamer, iron & air purifier.