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 [...]

30 03, 2015

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

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 [...]

27 03, 2015

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

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 [...]

27 03, 2015

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

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 [...]

2 03, 2015

[USA RUGBY] Making history with the Girls High School All-Americans powered by Serevi in Las Vegas

USA Rugby's first Girls High School All-American squads competed in February's Las Vegas Invitational in Las Vegas alongside USA Sevens, the fifth stop of the 2014-15 World Rugby HSBC Sevens World Series. The Blue Stars and Red Stripes both finished pool play undefeated, while the Red Stripes went on to win the Cup Final [...]

26 02, 2015

[USA RUGBY] Raising the stakes during Vegas week at the USA Rugby Academy Coaching Workshop

In the midst of America’s annual “Rugby Week,” USA Rugby and Serevi Rugby jointly hosted a USA Rugby Academy Coaching Workshop, bringing three days of interactive education to more than 80 coaches of all levels from across the U.S. and beyond. A who’s who of coaching talent, course instructors included World Rugby HSBC Sevens [...]

11 02, 2015

[NORTH JERSEY] Denville’s Tess Feury headed to Las Vegas with All-Americans

The newly-established USA Rugby Girls High School All-American (GHSAA) team has named its inaugural roster in advance of the Las Vegas Invitational (LVI), to be played Feb. 13-15. Backed by the sponsorship of Serevi Rugby, during the LVI the GHSAAs will compete as two teams in the High School Girls Elite 7s division. Girls [...]