This summer 10,000 rugby and music fans will flood to Richmond Athletic Grounds for The RugbyRocks London 7s, a one-day summer rugby sevens & music festival taking place on 12 June 2010.
The festival will host the opening leg of the inaugural National 7s Series and there will be teams from the Guinness Premiership and RFU Championship on an invitational basis.
RugbyRocks is also now accepting entries for the RugbyRocks Men’s Open (places limited to 32 teams) and the ScrumQueens.com Women’s 7s (12 teams), while children can enjoy coaching sessions with players from Harlequins RFC.
Music and Entertainment
Festival highlights include:
- The National Sevens Series
- 32 Team men’s Open
- 12 Team women’s Open
- Kids coaching with stars of Harlequins RFC
- England vs. USA on giant outdoor screens
- Live music
- Experiential marketing activity from brands
- Food & Drink marquees
- DJ tents
- Pitchside VIP marquee, complete with exclusive bar, celebs, music, international rugby stars and Jacuzzi.
- After-festival boat party on the Thames
- Power kite displays
- Appearances from current Harlequins & England rugby players, as well as reigning IRB World 7s Player of the Year & IOC ambassador, Ollie Phillips.
Tickets are onsale now at www.rugbyrocks7s.com for General Admission (£15), Grandstand (£20) while VIP tickets can be purchased directly from RugbyRocks by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
The Rugby Blog is giving readers the chance to win a pair of General Admission tickets – just email your answer to the question below to email@example.com.
Who are the reigning Sevens World Champions?
The closing date is 31st March 2010, and winners will be notified by email shortly afterwards.