MOB Blog

Some useful information but mostly drunken ramblings

MOB Vegas Events and Activities

The dice are rolling, the cards have been shuffled and you've all placed your bets on this year's MOB Vegas casino themed tour activities. Firstly, the main rule of the tour is that all players must have two dice on them at all times throughout the tour. This will...

2017 Byron Tour Theme Announced

The countdown to the 2017 Byron Bay 7s is well and truly on, which means MOB management are frantically organising the tour itinerary and MOB tourists (and hopeful tourists) are frantically trying to earn brownie points. One important element...the theme. It's always...

MOBlympics Rules and Schedule

MOBlympics: MOBern Pentathlon Overview Points are awarded based on placings in each event. In each event a Gold, Silver and Bronze medal are awarded. Points are tallied at end of 5 events with winner being the MOBlympic champion. Activities are based around 16 players...

MOB Tour Theme 2016

"And the winner is...Sydney!" Since that day in 1993 when Juan Antonio Samaranch uttered those words, the current generation of Australians have been enthralled by a certain quadrennial summer sporting event. From the amazing party in Sydney in 2000, to the streets of...

Byron Bay Sevens Soundtrack

Singing is at the core of any good rugby tour or bus trip, along with other key ingredients including alcohol, nudity, women and maybe even a little rugby. In preparation for the 2016 Byron Bay Rugby Sevens, we felt it important to provide a refresher on some timeless...

2016 MOB Kit Available Now

As the countdown continues to Byron Bay Sevens 2016, we're pleased to announce that you can now get your 2016 playing kit. Order now before September 1st 2016. For players, it's $88 for jersey, shorts and socks and will be nicely bundled up together for you to collect...

Revealed: The MOB World Cup Activities

You may recall we recently announced the MOB 2015 Byron Bay Sevens Tour Theme. Never before have we seen such a response to a proposed tour activity (but then again, never before have we actually asked for a response). Nonetheless, the proposed MOB World Cup at this...

Tour Theme Announced: The MOB World Cup

There has been much deliberation, speculation, insinuation, consternation and finally ejaculation over the 2015 MOB Byron Bay Sevens tour theme. I mean, how do you top 2014's MOBopoly? Well this year's theme has the MOB Brains Trust pretty excited at the potential...

MOBChronicles Volume 2

Chapter 2 in the MOB saga, following on from debut MOB Chronicles Volume 1. We turn our attention to 1996, a year when France halts Nuclear testing in Pacific, divers in Egypt discover the ancient port of Alexandria, the US eases sanctions against Cuba, and MOB...

MOB Chronicles Volume 1

We've started to document the history of MOB, courtesy of a random email from the illustrious MOB 001. So grab a beer or a black rat in true MOB fashion and read on... The Foundation: 1995 By Johnno, MOB 001 Macarthur Old Boys (M.O.B) was formed from a select group of...