Canterbury to compete in Southern Region Sevens tomorrow
- Friday 25th November 2016
The Canterbury Men’s and Women’s Sevens teams will look to earn their spot in the National Sevens when they take part in the Southern Region qualifying tournament tomorrow in Timaru.
The Canterbury Men’s team will play Tasman, Mid-Canterbury, South Canterbury, Otago, North Otago and Southland, with the top five teams qualifying for the Nationals. The Canterbury Women will play Tasman, South Canterbury and Otago and Southland, with the top three teams making it through to the Nationals. The Canterbury Women were the top qualifiers out of the Southern region in 2015, while the Men finished the regional tournament in third place.
The National tournament will be held on 14 and 15 January at Rotorua International Stadium.
Canterbury Women’s Sevens Squad:
TeRauoriwa Gapper (C)
Canterbury Men’s Sevens Squad:
Lawrence Babe (C)
Sekove DelaicautataWillie McGoon