Press Release (April 29, 2020)

The Old Mission Beach Athletic Club (OMBAC), in accordance
with the health recommendations and initiatives enacted by the city, county, state and federal
regulations has determined that the 67th Annual World Championship Tournament will be
canceled. Originally scheduled to be held July 11, 12, 18 and 19 at Fiesta Island, the event will
not be played.

“The health, safety and well-being of our players, club members and community partners is
paramount,” said Jim Thomas, President of OMBAC. “While the decision was difficult, we look
forward to working with the City of San Diego and the leaders of the region in bringing back our
events in a safe manner.”

67th annual OMBAC
World Championship

QUESTIONS:  please download our OTL Tournament Information Sheet right here

DATES:   July 11-12 and 18-19, 2020

TIME:  Play commences each day at 7:30AM and ends sometime between 6:00PM and sunset

LOCATION:  Fiesta Island, Mission Bay Park, San Diego, California


Take the Sea World Drive exit off of Interstate 5, head west, turn right on E. Mission Bay Drive (first light). Fiesta Island entrance is on the left.


Parking is available in two locations. The “Sunrunner” lot on the northeast corner of Sea World Drive and Pacific Hwy (red on map). The other location is the VIP and disabled parking lot adjacent to the southwest corner of the OTL playing area (red on map).

A shuttle bus picks up and drops off at the southwest corner of the OTL playing area.

Free shuttle bus information (click this link for shuttle stop maps and details)

  • Morena Vista trolley station. (Friars Road and Morena Blvd)
  • Mission Beach – Bonita Cove parking lot, W. Mission Bay Drive parking lot across from Bahia Hotel
  • E. Mission Bay Drive entrance to Fiesta Island
  • Buses start running at 6:30AM. Last trip into the tournament is 3:00PM. Last trip off of the island at 6:00PM (maybe later)

OMBAC OTL Paid Parking available.  Please go to OMBAC Paid Parking for more info.


The OMBAC Rugby team will be offering a Bike Valet Service at the tournament. Bikes are not permitted within the dunes, so be smart to bike and store your bike at the BIKE VALET! Bike Valet will be provided on the North side of the island as you bike in, and only $3.00 for the day.  (Bikes must be picked up by 6pm each day)