(Abbotsford, BC) Historical… unprecedented… record-breaking…. the time for Canada’s premier and largest Rugby Sevens Event is soon approaching. On July 25, 2009 an absolute first, a unique sport and entertainment event, will be held in Abbotsford, BC. It’s officially confirmed - the world famous Kenyans, along with an incredibly talented roster of Canadian and US teams will be battling it out at Rotary Stadium.
Teams include Rugby Canada, Ex-Canada Select, Bayside RFC, Meraloma RFC, Lionheart Select, Del Rey RFC, Abbotsford RFC, University of Victoria Select, St. Albert RFC Ex-Brits, Scribes RFC, Wizards, and Fiji Select Bayside.
Although this tournament will have a seismic impact on the Valley, the entertainment portion is also very luring, featuring renowned entertainers who will be electrifying the masses during the tournament and onsite at the after-party. The Abbotsford Rugby Sevens will be welcoming DJ Bakumba from Vancouver, DJ Mose from Calgary, and DJ Peter from Seattle.
The Abbotsford Rugby Sevens is quickly gaining momentum and the media have been very astute. To catch a glimpse, watch Abbotsford Rugby Club’s very own Doug Primrose and Ryan McWhinney on Shaw TV’s the EXPRESS this Tuesday, May 5 (today) on Channel four. Airtimes include 3:00pm, 6:00 pm, 8:00 pm, and 10:00 pm or 10:00 am on Wednesday, May 6.
This notification is one of several to come, so stay tuned for regular updates on www.abbotsfordsevens.com
Tickets are selling fast and seating is limited!