The 2017 Oceania Rugby Sevens Championships will be held in Suva, at the ANZ Stadium over two days. Dates: 10th /11th November, 2017. Tickets now available for purchase online at www.ticketdirect.com.fj or at Fiji Sports Council Office in Suva.Oceania Rugby Sevens Championships
Men's and Women's Sevens Tournament
The Oceania Rugby Sevens Championships was introduced as a result of the successful and highly popular World Rugby HSBC World Series and the Rugby World Sevens Cup. The Oceania region boasts to contain the cream of the crop in regards to top performers in Rugby Sevens, including the current Olympic Gold Medalists Fiji (Men's) and Australia (Womens'), as such the Yearly Oceania Rugby Sevens Championship is a hotly contested competition.
2017 Oceania Rugby Sevens Championships Tournament
It was announced on Tuesday 19th September that following the success of the 2016 Championship the event will again combine the both the Men's and Women's events. The 2017 Championships will be held in Suva over the two days, Friday 10th - Saturday 11th November and will be the perfect lead in to the start of the 2017-2018 Men's and Women's HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series that kicks-off in Dubai in early December.
The Men's Championship event will see 13 teams from around the region vying to take the championship title from Fiji, including HSBC Series core teams Australia, Samoa and New Zealand. The Men's event will comprise of 4 pools consisting of Fiji, New Zealand, Australia, Samoa, Papua New Guinea, Tonga, Cook Islands, American Samoa, New Caledonia, Nauru, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Tuvalu.
The Women's event has 8 teams confirmed from around the region with Papua New Guinea looking to continue the impressive work from the 2016 Championship following their invitational appearance at the Sydney 7s in February this year. The Women's event will comprise of 2 pools consisting of New Zealand, Australia, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Cook Islands, Samoa, Tonga, and Tahiti.
For more information please contact:-
Oceania Sevens Tournament Office
Laucala Bay Road Suva Rewa