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7th heaven for Fijians and Aussies as rugby flourishes in Rio

When the IOC announced that Rugby Sevens would be making it’s Olympic debut at the 2016 games in Rio, many people questioned the worth of bringing in this form of rugby, ahead of more niche sports such as surfing or rock-climbing that would seemingly fit in well with traditional Olympic sports. 1,252 more words


Weekend Rugby Review - 15 August

It might already seem so long ago but the last week saw the 7s at Rio. Also there was Currie Cup action to cover. Here’s my review of all the action. 461 more words


'Faya boys'


I hear a chorus of chants coming from the services station next door. . . The game must be on! 801 more words

Weekend Rugby Review - 8 August

Maybe not a big weekend in terms of volumes of rugby but it was in stature as we had the Super Rugby final and the Women’s 7s kicked off in Rio. 623 more words


iPhone 7 Rumors

Lately there have been leaked images and rumors about the new iPhone 7, some images look very real, and by that I mean not Photoshop. 245 more words


ECRC Players Recieve All American Recognition

Congratulations to our athletes receiving All-American recognition this year!

See the full list released by USA Rugby here.

Fifteens All-American Honorable Mention
Jihad Khabir (AIC) 39 more words


What I learnt playing rugby for the SECOND time

As some of you will know, last year I ventured out of the safety of touch rugby and into 7s, taking a trip down to Brighton with some of the girls from work for our FIRST EVER WORK FEMALE RUGBY TEAM (yeap, we are all over gender equality) and you know what, it wasn’t that bad, I didn’t break any bones and I think I kind of enjoyed it. 1,226 more words