25 06, 2015

[THE WASHINGTON POST] Rugby takes small step to Olympics; bigger jump to get fans

Returning to the Olympics is one step for rugby. But grabbing the limelight is a bigger jump, particularly in countries like Brazil where the sport has little following. “It’s very hard to get on the radar in this market the way football is,” Brett Gosper, the chief executive officer of World Rugby, said Wednesday [...]

22 05, 2015

[THIS IS AMERICAN RUGBY] The Breakdown – Kicking

In partnership with the team of coaches at Serevi Rugby we’re bringing another episode of The Breakdown series, showing you tips and tricks for improving your game. Today World Rugby (IRB) Sevens World Series All-Time Points Scorer Ben Gollings focuses on the basics of kicking out of hand. A well developed kicking game is [...]

5 05, 2015

[The SCRUM] Serevi pays tribute to Scotland’s Colin Gregor

Ahead of this weekend’s Glasgow Sevens tournament, The Scrum’s Gary Heatly caught up with one of the best ever Sevens exponents, Waisale Serevi. With the Fijian legend offering his personal congratulations to Scotland’s Colin Gregor who is now fourth in the all-time World Series points scorers list. Scotland have done well in the seven [...]

17 02, 2015

[THIS IS AMERICAN RUGBY] Audio: LVI Director Jon Hinkin, Serevi, & More

We sat down and spoke with Las Vegas Invitational Director Jon Hinkin, Ben Gollings & Pate Tuilevuka from the Men's Elite winners Serevi Selects, Selects 2 side Paul Holmes, and the German national team. Ben Gollings Pate Tuilevuka [bra_button text="Hear more here" url="http://www.thisisamericanrugby.com/2015/02/audio-lvi-director-jon-hinkin-serevi.html" target="_blank" size="large" style="square" color="navyblue"] [/two_thirds] [/one_third_last]

4 12, 2014


It’s that time of year again when HSBC Sevens World Series gets "hot " in the desert. Rated in the top three tournaments of the year, the Dubai Sevens never disappoints and this year it promises to be even bigger and better. Personally for me it was a favorite stop on the series. [bra_button [...]

26 11, 2014


Sevens rugby legends Waisale Serevi and Ben Gollings are excited about the future of rugby in the UAE. The duo hosted two coaching sessions with UAE youngsters in Al Ain and Dubai this week in their roles as HSBC rugby ambassadors, and were impressed by what they saw. [bra_button text="Read more here" url="http://sport360.com/article/uae/29344/waisale-serevi-and-ben-gollings-excited-uae-rugby-future" target="_blank" size="large" [...]

13 08, 2014

Walker and Gollings bring young athletes closer to the Olympic Dream

SHARE THE GAMES. SHARE OUR DREAMS. The “Olympic Dream” is now closer than ever for high school aged athletes. In 2010 the inaugural Youth Summer Olympic Games connected 3,600 athletes from over 200 countries through the Olympic values of excellence, friendship, and respect. This youth version of the Olympic games is designed to bring together [...]

7 07, 2014

[ FT Masterclass ] Rugby sevens with Ben Gollings

A former England sevens captain says that in this game people only remember the tackles you miss [bra_border_divider top="15" bottom="15"] I’m standing on a pitch facing rugby sevens all-time highest point scorer. Ben Gollings, a former England sevens captain who racked up 2,652 points in 70 tournaments, is about to show me [...]

26 03, 2014


Program introduces rugby to hundreds of youngsters ahead of the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens     [bra_dropcaps style='dropcap1']H[/bra_dropcaps]ONG KONG – (March 26, 2014) – The Hong Kong stop of the HSBC Rugby Festivals powered by Serevi will take place this week through a series of coaching clinics ahead of the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens. Led by [...]

19 03, 2014

England sevens legend Gollings back in the fray

Sevens legend Ben Gollings will make his debut at next week's GFI HKFC Tens as the Englishman bids to help two-time finalists Samurai win the Cup for the first time. Gollings, the all-time top scorer on the HSBC Sevens World Series, stars in a strong multinational squad that also features England Sevens duo Chris Cracknell [...]