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Q&A with Sevens Record Holder Niel Powell

2017-06-30T16:21:34+00:00By |

Blitzbokke Coach, Neil Powell, recently made history with the Blitzbokke by winning the HSBC World Sevens Series in Paris. Not only has Neil won the tournament as a coach but also as a player during the 2008/2009 season when he was a part of the squad. Having attended our Advanced Coaches Course before becoming a professional coach, we chatted to


Springbok Sevens Rugby: Rio Olympics 2016

2016-10-21T09:40:46+00:00By |

The 2016 Olympic Games has begun in Rio de Janeiro and it marks the return of rugby after 92 years of absence. From 1900 to 1924, rugby was considered an Olympic sport until Pierre De Coubertin, founder of the International Olympic Committee and responsible for rugby’s inclusion in the games, stepped down. Many teams became uninterested in participating in the


Are you built for Sevens Rugby?

2016-05-27T15:57:54+00:00By |

Players often have to choose whether they would prefer to focus on a career in Sevens or 15s rugby. While the love for the rugby remains the same, a different mind-set and different skills are needed for each variation of the sport. We take a look at the key elements to seven-a-side rugby to help you decide if it is

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