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Rugby mental skills, and handling the Personal Critic

Rugby Mental Skills, and Handling the Inner Critic

Most sportspeople know that feeling. Those times when mental skills are essential when the pressure is on! If not handling defeat well, then recovering...
Canceled World Rugby HSBC Sevens Series titles well earned by NZ7s sides

Canceled World Rugby HSBC Sevens Series titles earned by NZ7s sides

Succumbing to the Coronavirus global pandemic, the officially canceled HSBC Sevens Series titles have been awarded - and well earned too - by both...
Cecil Afrika

Cecil Afrika calls time on his Sevens career

Springbok Sevens playmaker Cecil Afrika has called time on his illustrious career of 12 years as a Blitzboks stalwart. Cecil Afrika career Afrika is the Blitboks...
Allan Bunting: Rugby Sevens and 'life in Lockdown'

Allan Bunting: Rugby Sevens and family life in Lockdown

Allan Bunting gives Last Word on Rugby an exclusive interview while in Lockdown, as the rugby sevens landscape is affected directly by the Covid-19...
Rugby Commentary

Rugby commentary: The golden voices

Rugby commentary has been blessed with golden voices over the years. There was one voice that most supporters we spoke to regarded as the...
BC Place

BC Place vs. FMG Stadium Waikato

BC Place, in Vancouver, Canada and FMG Stadium Waikato in New Zealand, are two stadiums with fundamental differences in nature. Both sustain the same...
RUGBY LIFE (news and views) under the Rugby Lockdown

RUGBY LIFE (news and views) under the Rugby Lockdown

For the majority of fans, they sustain a rugby life balance. One where participating, following and enjoying watching the game is Nirvana. But now,...
Rugby coaching via remote device

Rugby coaching via remote device

Rugby coaching via remote device has become the new norm, as Coronavirus limits inter-personal contact with sportspeople. That ability to speak directly to your...
There is still Rugby Sevens to play; HSBC Canada 7s

There is still Rugby Sevens to play; HSBC Canada 7s

Losing matches, suspended competitions and leagues are bad news for sports fans yet, there is still Rugby Sevens to play; the HSBC Canada 7s...
Player wellness at heart of 'global' Corona Virus alerts

Player welfare at heart of ‘global’ Corona Virus alerts

Player welfare is at the heart of the growing 'global' Corona Virus alerts. Affecting more and more International and domestic leagues, it is unprecedented...

Sevens RWC

Rugby mental skills, and handling the Personal Critic

Rugby Mental Skills, and Handling the Inner Critic

Most sportspeople know that feeling. Those times when mental skills are essential when the pressure is on! If not handling defeat well, then recovering...
2022 Rugby World Cup Sevens awarded to South Africa

2022 Rugby World Cup Sevens awarded to South Africa

Cape Town Stadium will be the host for the 2022 Rugby World Cup Sevens tournament, with the event playing over several days in September. The...
Post Match Celebrations; Enjoying that Winning Feeling

Post Match Celebrations; Enjoying that Winning Feeling

We have all seen [or heard of] post match celebrations. Enjoying that Winning Feeling with team mates...although there is a fine line before it goes haywire

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2019 McDonalds Coral Coast Sevens

2019 McDonalds Coral Coast Sevens: Tabadamu chase maiden title

Day three of the 2019 McDonalds Coral Coast Sevens will see the start of the I Wau men's competition, with local side Tabadamu chasing...
Local and International teams battle for Na Iri 2019 Coral Coast Sevens women's title

Local and International teams battle for Na Iri 2019 Coral Coast...

The McDonalds 2019 Coral Coast Sevens is shaping up to be one of the best in recent years. Women's, men's and Youth teams from...
Nico Jones bright future, and the Red Bull Ignite7 tournament

Nico Jones bright future, and the Red Bull Ignite7 tournament

Talent identification is a critical tool for all leading rugby nations, and this week New Zealand Rugby pointed the finger squarely at Nico Jones....
Olympic Sevens Champions Fiji and Australia reign supreme at Oceania Sevens

Olympic Sevens Champions Fiji and Australia reign supreme at Oceania 7s

Olympic Sevens champions Fiji and Australia reigned supreme at the 2018 Oceania Rugby Sevens tournament, after two hectic days of competition at the ANZ...