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
Skipper for the day Aled Thomas praised his Gloucester team mates, especially the younger ones, for the way they took on a tough Ospreys outfit and emerged victorious in the LV= Cup on Saturday afternoon.
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Skipper Billy Twelvetrees told GRTV after the win in Brive that the game could have been a tough one to get up for, but that his Gloucester team mates did themselves proud on the night and got a big result.
Reflecting on the 31-20 victory in Brive on Thursday evening, Director of Rugby David Humphreys said that clinching a home European Rugby Challenge Cup quarter-final was the overall aim and duly achieved.
Gloucester Rugby and the Ospreys shared seven tries and 57 points in the LV= Cup at Kingsholm on Saturday. The Cherry and Whites came out on top and the club photographer captured the best of the action.