RUGBY 7s

Rugby1Rugby 7s, more commonly known as ‘sevens’ by rugby union media and fans, is a variant of rugby union where teams are made up of seven players playing seven-minute halves instead of the traditional 15 players playing 40-minute halves. Originating in the 1880s in Melrose, Scotland, the event is popular around the world and will make its debut as an Olympic sport at the 2016 Summer Olympics. At the 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games both men’s and women’s teams will vie for gold, silver and bronze medals.

For men’s and women’s teams, there 6 are with  12 athletes per team

Age Group: Men and Women 17 and 18 years of age (athletes born in 1999 and 2000).

Team Officials: 3 officials per team per gender
Location: Queen Elizabeth Sporting Complex
Schedule Click here to download the Schedule

MEN: FIJI, ENGLAND, CANADA, SAMOA, SRI LANKA and BAHAMAS
WOMEN: AUSTRALIA, CANADA, Fiji, WALES, TRINIDAD & TOBAGO and BERMUDA

Event Venue Capacities 18-07-2017 19-07-2017 20-07-2017 21-07-2017 22-07-2017 23-07-2017
Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Opening Ceremonies
Closing Ceremonies
Rugby Sevens Queen Elizabeth Sports Centre  09:00 – FIJI v BAHAMAS
09-22 – ENGLAND v SAMOA
9:44 – CANADA v SRI LANKA
10:06 – AUSTRALIA v BERMUDA
10:28 – CANADA v WALES
10:50 – FIJI v TRINIDAD & TOBAGO
13:00 – FIJI v SRI LANKA
13:22 – ENGLAND v CANADA
13:44 – SAMOA v BAHAMAS
14:06 – SAMOA v BAHAMAS
14:28 – CANADA v FIJI
14:50 – WALES v BERMUDA
16:00 – FIJI v CANADA
16:22 – ENGLAND v BAHAMAS
16:44 – SAMOA v SRI LANKA
17:06 – AUSTRALIA v FIJI
17:28 – CANADA v BERMUDA
17:50 – WALES v TRINIDAD & TOBAGO
09:00 – FIJI v SAMOA
09:22 – ENGLAND v SRI LANKA
09:44 – CANADA v BAHAMAS
10:06 – BERMUDA v FIJI
10:28 – TRINIDAD & TOBAGO v CANADA
10:50 – WALES v AUSTRALIA
12:30 – SRI LANKA v BAHAMAS
12:52 – CANADA v SAMOA
13:14 – FIJI v ENGLAND
13:36 – BERMUDA v TRINIDAD & TOBAGO
13:58 – WALES v FIJI
14:20 – AUSTRALIA v CANADA
5th Place Seeding
09:00 – 5th v 6th Women
09:30 5th v 6th MenBronze Medal
10:00 – 3rd v 4th Women’s Bronze
10:30 – 3rd v 4th Men’s BronzeGold Medal
11:00 1st v 2nd Men’s Gold
11:30 1st v 2nd Women’s Gold