|For Immediate Release
VICTORIA, BC – April 13, 2016: Female 7s Rugby will take over Vancouver Island this weekend, with the annual BC Rugby High School Girls’ Provincial 7s Championship in Victoria setting the stage for the Canada Sevens international women’s tournament in Langford.
The Girls’ tournament, which begins Friday, April 15th, at Royal Athletic Park and Victoria High School, will see Brentwood College School defend their 2015 title against 15 schools from across the province. Day 1 action gets underway at 9:00am with pool matches and concludes with the quarter-finals taking place between 3:00pm and 5:30pm.
Day 2 begins at 9:00am on Saturday with semi-final matches. Advancing teams will move on to the Bowl, Plate, 3rd vs 4th and Cup Finals, which will played in front of 3000 spectators at Westhills Stadium in Langford between Canada Sevens fixtures. The BC Rugby High School Girls’ Provincial 7s Cup Final will kick off at 4:24pm.
To see the full BC Rugby High School Girls’ Provincial 7s Championship schedule online, visit bcrugby.com/hs7s. To download the full schedule, click here.
Royal Athletic Park – 1014 Caledonia Ave, Victoria, BC
Victoria High School – 1260 Grant St, Victoria, BC
Westhills Stadium – 1089 Langford Parkway, Langford, BC
There is no formal media accreditation required for the games taking place at Royal Athletic Park and Victoria High School.
Full media accreditation is required, however, for the Canada Sevens Langford, where Saturday’s Finals of the BC Rugby High School Girls’ Provincial 7s Championships will be taking place. To obtain media accreditation for Westhills Stadium, Langford, please complete the online request form, visit rugbycanada.ca and click on the media tab. Alternatively, please contact:
Office: 250-418-8998 x 314
Admission / tickets
No tickets are required for the games taking place at Royal Athletic Park and Victoria High School. Admission is free.
Tickets are required for entry to Westhills Stadium, Langford. They can be purchased at canadasevens.com/womens/tickets.