Gloucester Rugby Community, working with 7 Bamboos Rugby, are offering a fantastic opportunity for local under-14 teams to play at Kingsholm ahead of the Premiership 7s Series on 31st July.
Max Lueck from 7s Bamboo explained:
"We are organising a junior 7s competition, and would like to invite local clubs to enter a team. The event provides the unique chance for youngsters to play on the Kingsholm pitch."
"7 Bamboos Rugby has been formed to further promote the game. We aim to introduce the Olympic sport to a younger audience.
"We are 7s development specialists and will be planning to offer specific development programmes across Gloucestershire for all ages and ability groups."
The U14 competition will be a curtain raiser to the Premiership Rugby 7s held on the same evening at Kingsholm. Teams who enter will receive free tickets to watch Gloucester take on Bath, Exeter and London Irish in the round
To enter a team please contact Max on 07864 177476.
For more information about 7 Bamboos Rugby please visit: www.7bamboosrugby.com or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
As Gloucester prepare for their 39th game of the season, against Bordeaux-Begles at Sixways on Sunday, David Humphreys told the local media that this week has been all about getting the players mentally and physically ready after a tough game against Connacht last Sunday.
Speaking to GRTV after the 40-32 victory over Connacht on Sunday, skipper Billy Twelvetrees explained that Gloucester had had to learn to be patient and cut out the errors to earn the win and progress to next weekend's final play-off against Bordeaux-Begles.
Jonny May's superb late score capped a thrilling 40-32 European play-off win over Connacht on Sunday. The winger spoke afterwards of his team's character and spirit as he looked ahead to one more week of rugby.
Speaking to GRTV this afternoon, Director of Rugby David Humphreys hailed the 'never say die' attitude of the team, after despite not being at their best, fighting back to take a 40-32 win after extra time over Connacht.
Jonny May continues on the wing on Sunday as Connacht come to town, and the England wing explains to the local media this week that he is delighted with his form and is looking forward to taking on Pat Lam's men.