The Australian Commonwealth Games Association is pleased to announce the Australian Men’s Rugby Sevens squad nominated by the Australian Rugby Union for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow later this month.
New Qantas Australian Men's Sevens Head Coach Geraint John today took his first training session with his new charges this morning in Sydney.
Qantas Australian Women's Sevens and Fifteens representative Shannon Parry has been appointed to join the Board of Directors following the Rugby Union Players’ Association Board meeting on Thursday 19 June 2014, RUPA has announced. The appointment is effective immediately. Adding to her existing commitments on the International Rugby Players’ Association (IRPA) Player Advisory Panel, Shannon will provide valuable insights for the Board not only as a Women’s Rugby representative, but as a Sevens specialist as well.
Australian Rugby Union has today announced ticket details for one of the biggest social events on the country’s sporting calendar – the Gold Coast Sevens. Tickets for the festival of Rugby are available for as little as $35 for concessions and $50 for general admissions and will go on sale to the public from 9am on Tuesday, 24 June.
Australia continued its assault on the World Series as the season headed towards an exciting climax.
The 2013/14 season proved a breakthrough season for the Australian Women’s Sevens side. New Head Coach and former Australian Sevens player Tim Walsh turned around the fortunes of a side that had an indifferent 2013 Rugby Sevens World Cup in Moscow into genuine World Series contenders. Elsewhere, Australia can now proudly boast that it has the best Women’s Sevens player in the world as it motors full-steam ahead towards the 2014/15 season and hopefully the Olympics in Rio in 2016.
Yesterday, we reviewed the first half of the 2013/14 HSBC Sevens World Series season. Today, we take a look at the second half of the season.
It’s been a huge season for the Qantas Australian Men’s Sevens team, starting the season so promisingly, a dip in form mid-season, the centralisation of the Rugby Sevens program in Sydney at the turn of the year, a change of Head Coach before being involved in one of the most memorable Cup Finals in recent memory against New Zealand at Twickenham.
The Australian Rugby Union today announced the 2014 Gold Coast Sevens will take place on the weekend of 11-12 October at Cbus Super Stadium.
Representatives from the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO) Sydney, NSW Rugby Union, the NSW Waratahs and Australian Women’s Sevens team gathered today for a kick off ceremony for the Hong Kong NSW Secondary School Rugby Sevens Championship 2014 at Forshaw Rugby Park, Sylvania Waters.
It may be the off-season for the 2013/14 IRB Women's Sevens World Series runners-up, but the Qantas Australian Women's Sevens team has been on the road this past week spreading the word about Rugby Sevens.
The Australian Youth Olympic Team has been bolstered by the selection of an impressive women’s Rugby Sevens outfit.
Australian Rugby Union today announced Geraint John as the new Qantas Men’s Sevens Head Coach.