25 02, 2016

[The Issaquah Press] Eastside Lions Help Rugby Gain Foothold In Local Sports Community

2016-11-29T16:54:33+00:00

Fast forward to the upcoming Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where television viewers will see a sport that hasn’t been on that stage in nearly a century. Rugby, which has been a longtime fixture in other parts of the world, is now the fastest-growing sport in the United States, with participation rates [...]

[The Issaquah Press] Eastside Lions Help Rugby Gain Foothold In Local Sports Community 2016-11-29T16:54:33+00:00
9 10, 2015

[The Star] The American dream: Naas if you can get it

2016-11-29T16:54:39+00:00

Botha has no regrets about his failed NFL career bid as young bloods make the crossover   NICK KARIUKI IN 1983 Naas Botha left South Africa and rugby to try to make it in the US as a place kicker in American football. The day he was meant to try out for the Chicago Bears, [...]

[The Star] The American dream: Naas if you can get it 2016-11-29T16:54:39+00:00
24 06, 2015

[Intern Blog] Seattle Coaching Seminar and 7s Camp

2016-11-29T16:54:48+00:00

Gabriel Ho | June 24, 2015 Last Friday and Saturday, I had the opportunity to attend a 7s coaching seminar held by ATAVUS. The course could probably be considered as my first formal training to be a coach of any kind. The session covered the various elements of coaching a 7s team and was primarily run [...]

[Intern Blog] Seattle Coaching Seminar and 7s Camp 2016-11-29T16:54:48+00:00
18 06, 2015

[Intern Blog] Trip to the FIFA Women’s World Cup Powered by ATAVUS

2016-11-29T16:54:48+00:00

Blaze Byrd | June 17, 2015 Yesterday, I was able to fulfill a dream of mine that I have had since the US Women's National Team won the 1999 FIFA Women's World Cup-- attend a game at the FIFA Women's World Cup and watch the US Women's National Team. I attended the USA vs Nigeria [...]

[Intern Blog] Trip to the FIFA Women’s World Cup Powered by ATAVUS 2016-11-29T16:54:48+00:00
30 03, 2015

[SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST] Waisale Serevi on a mission to spread the rugby gospel

2016-11-29T16:54:51+00:00

World’s greatest sevens player is happy to teach skills of the game to willing youngsters. What he lacked as a youngster, Waisale Serevi wants to give to the kids of today wherever they may be. The world's greatest-ever sevens player is on a mission to spread the rugby gospel via the HSBC Rugby Festival [...]

[SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST] Waisale Serevi on a mission to spread the rugby gospel 2016-11-29T16:54:51+00:00
27 03, 2015

[CHINA DAILY] Legends get ready for the sevens at HK stadium

2016-11-29T16:54:51+00:00

HSBC Ambassadors - Brian O’Driscoll, Waisale Serevi, George Gregan, Jonathan Davies and Gavin Hastings arrive at the iconic Hong Kong Stadium ahead of this weekend's Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens. HSBC Ambassadors unite ahead of Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens HONG KONG - The most capped international rugby player in history, Brian O’Driscoll, joined [...]

[CHINA DAILY] Legends get ready for the sevens at HK stadium 2016-11-29T16:54:51+00:00
27 03, 2015

[THE WALL STREET JOURNAL] Hong Kong Celebrates 40 Years of Sevens

2016-11-29T16:54:51+00:00

The Hong Kong Rugby Sevens tournament started in 1975 as a small event, with just 3,000 spectators in attendance. Today, it has grown to become a flagship event in the city’s social calendar, drawing a crowd of 120,000 from around the world. Peter Schatz, the chairman of the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union, says [...]

[THE WALL STREET JOURNAL] Hong Kong Celebrates 40 Years of Sevens 2016-11-29T16:54:51+00:00
27 02, 2015

Boys & Girls Club of Southern Highlands Recap – 2015

2016-11-29T16:54:55+00:00

For the third year in a row, The Boys & Girls Club of Southern Highlands hosted Serevi Rugby coaches and USA Rugby players participating in the Las Vegas International 7s Tournament. Serevi Rugby has been introducing the Southern Highlands to rugby through free demos around the LVI tournament. This year’s demo included World Rugby Hall [...]

Boys & Girls Club of Southern Highlands Recap – 2015 2016-11-29T16:54:55+00:00
2 02, 2015

[FOX SPORTS] Fijian sevens legend Waisale Serevi hangs with Russell Wilson and Seattle Seahawks before Super Bowl

2016-11-29T16:54:57+00:00

RECKON Seattle’s botched decision to throw the ball instead of run it at the death was the strangest thing to happen at the Super Bowl? You might want to think again. We’ve found the weirdest story of Super Bowl XLIX: a Fijian rugby legend attended a church session with star quarterback Russell Wilson and [...]

[FOX SPORTS] Fijian sevens legend Waisale Serevi hangs with Russell Wilson and Seattle Seahawks before Super Bowl 2016-11-29T16:54:57+00:00
2 02, 2015

[NEW YORK TIMES] Vague Job Outline Leads to Defining Role With Seahawks

2016-11-29T16:54:57+00:00

By BEN SHPIGELJAN. 30, 2015 – PHOENIX — Rocky Seto is the Seattle Seahawks’ defensive passing game coordinator. Am I actually in charge of the pass game?” Seto said. “No.” This, then, is what Seto does do: He spearheads the tackling tutorials, oversees the scout-team defense, delivers the most creative presentations at Seattle headquarters, [...]

[NEW YORK TIMES] Vague Job Outline Leads to Defining Role With Seahawks 2016-11-29T16:54:57+00:00