WHAT MAKES RUGBY SEVENS UNIQUE?

Rugby Sevens is a unique breed of sport. It boasts an unparalleled mix of exhilarating action & overwhelming fan-fare that separates it into a category of its own, not just in comparison to rugby, but amongst all other professional sport. So what traits make it stand out? Here’s five: 1. The Format   The HSBC More »

POWELL TO HEAD CANADA 7S PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP

(Via Rugby Canada) South Africa Men’s Sevens Head Coach Neil Powell will be the guest coach for the Canada Sevens Coaching Professional Development Workshop on Wednesday, March 8. Powell has been head coach of South Africa since October 2013. In his first season in charge, South Africa went on to win two tournaments on the More »

HSBC SYDNEY 7S – IN PICTURES

Another weekend of rugby sevens is in the books! With both men’s & women’s teams in action, we were treated to a jam-packed weekend of thrills, excitement, and ‘fancy dress.’ With the second leg of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens series in the books, we take a look back at all that took place Down More »

PROVINCE SUPPORTS CANADA SEVENS SERIES MEN’S RUGBY TOURNEY

(Via BC Government News) VANCOUVER The 2017 HSBC Canada Sevens mens rugby tournament is drawing record ticket sales and attention, and has received $220,000 in funding announced today by Shirley Bond, Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Minister Responsible for Labour. The Canada Sevens tournament will be held March 11-12, 2017, at BC More »

CANADA FINISHES 13TH IN SYDNEY

(Via Rugby Canada) Canada finished 13th at the Sydney Sevens after beating Kenya. Earlier in the day, Canada lost to Japan in the Challenge Trophy quarterfinal before beating Papua New Guinea. It is the third 13th place finish for Damian McGrath’s men this season in four series stops. The team finished fourth last weekend in More »

HSBC WELLINGTON SEVENS – IN PICTURES

What a weekend! The 2017 World Rugby Sevens Series kicked off in Wellington, New Zealand with teams rejuvenated & eager after the holidays. The weekend brought everything from unsung heroes, exhilarating highlights, and even a human caterpillar! Take a look at some of the best photos to come out of the #WellySevens. Canada had an excellent More »