When is the Challenge Cup Final?
The Challenge Cup is the oldest and most prestigious competition cup competition in rugby league with the final one of the showpiece sport events of the season.
Renowned as the FA Cup of rugby league, the knock-out competition sees grassroots amateur teams and semi-professional outfits compete with the big boys but only two teams can reach the final held under the arch of Wembley Stadium over the August Bank Holiday Weekend.
Wembley Stadium creates a magnificent theatre and atmosphere for this showpiece event, attracting over 85,000 fans from all teams of the Rugby League fraternity.
Mingle with fans and immerse yourself in the special atmosphere of Wembley Way before taking your seats for all the pre-match build prior to kick-off including live music and the traditional rendition of “Abide With Me”.
Then sit back and watch the drama unfold as some of the best athletes in British do battle on the hallowed Wembley turf and see who will be crowned this year’s champions of this historic trophy.
A brilliant day of sporting action to remember, expect plenty of excitement with fantastic tries, stunning passes and bruising hits as some of the best athletes in sport do battle on the biggest stage.
Who will have their name etched on this famous trophy this year? Join National Holidays to find out.
In keeping with the tradition of the Challenge Cup Final you can also enjoy The Champion Schools featuring rugby league stars of tomorrow.
Always a keenly contested final and a great way to combine your passion for rugby league with a city break to London, secure your tickets today.