Thrilling action and feats of athleticism paired with the festival atmosphere the Sevens Series is famous for worldwide, make for a fan experience not to be missed.
The World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series is showcased at Westhills Stadium in Langford, British Columbia in April each year beginning in 2015, and the men’s World Rugby Sevens Series is set to descend upon BC Place Stadium in Vancouver beginning in March 2016. ABOUT HSBC WORLD RUGBY SEVENS SERIES Rugby Sevens continues to grow in popularity and the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series has developed extensively since its formation in 1999.
“While traditional suites are already spoken for, we look forward to introducing many other premium options and are confident there is something for everyone, from high-end club seats, to field-side loge seats, to general admission.” Sevens rugby is distinctly different from traditional fifteen-a-side rugby – with games lasting only fourteen minutes and the field covered by less than half as many athletes, anything can happen in each lightening quick bout.
Touted as one of the most exciting new sports on the market, rugby sevens is set to debut on the Olympic schedule in Rio 2016.
VANCOUVER (June 10, 2015) – Rugby sevens, the fastest growing spectator sport in North America, is set to descend upon Vancouver, Canada March 2016, where the world’s best will compete for points in the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series.
“The Vancouver market is ripe for this type of entertainment,” said Canada Sevens CEO, Bill Cooper.
Tournament passes go on sale Tuesday, September 8, 2015 on for the inaugural Canada Sevens event set for March, 2016.
ABOUT CANADA SEVENS As a member of the men’s and women’s World Rugby Sevens Series, Canada Sevens is proud to host the world’s best rugby sevens nations annually in a celebration of sport and culture.
Today, the game of rugby in Canada is well represented in all ten provincial unions and is played by over 20,000 Canadian girls and boys, men and women.
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