décembre 17, 2021
Rugby Canada and HSBC Canada Sevens are aware of the revised orders issued by the BC provincial health officer to address rising COVID-19 case counts and keep people safe.
The new measures are in place until January 31, 2022, and do not currently impact the HSBC Canada Sevens at BC Place scheduled for Feb 26-27. At this time, all purchased tickets and hospitality suites remain valid as sold. We will make capacity adjustments as required and in accordance with provincial health regulations in effect for our event dates, which may include limiting future sales at BC Place to 50% of capacity.
Rugby Canada will continue dialogue with our event and government partners and will have another update in January. We thank all partners and supporters of HSBC Canada Sevens for their understanding as we work through further pandemic uncertainty. If safe to do so, the tournament will make all efforts for a fully attended event to be held at BC Place in February!
ABOUT HSBC CANADA SEVENS
HSBC Canada Sevens are two-day Rugby Sevens tournaments featuring the world’s top men’s and women’s Sevens teams as part of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series. HSBC Canada Sevens Vancouver will be the 5th of ten men’s events in 2021/22 and will be hosted at BC Place in Vancouver, February 26-27, 2022 on the traditional lands of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.
Sevens Rugby, a fast-paced and shorter version of traditional rugby with only seven players per side, has built a huge international audience which attracts large audiences in markets around the world. For more information, please visit canadasevens.com.