Springbok Sevens Rugby: Rio Olympics 2016

2016-10-21T09:40:46+02:00By |

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