The SRU will be holding a U/19's Girls 7's Tournament at the St Anne's Sports Ground next Friday to kick start 'Imbali Rugby' SRU Development Coach Michael Dos Santos made the announcement today at the Rugby Union offices. The tournament will be the official launch of Imbali Rugby which is the name given to Women's Rugby within Swaziland. "The logo for Women's Rugby here in Swaziland is a Rose and what better name than Imbali which means flower in SiSwati" said Dos Santos.
The Hippo's Rugby Club from the town of Dvokolwako proved too strong for everyone on Saturday when they walked away victors in the second Maganu 7's Rugby Tournament played at the Kwaluseni Sports Ground on Saturday.
The SRU will be holding a 7's Coaching Workshop for the Schools Coaches who will be participating in the TOP16 In ter Schools 7's Tournament to be played in May. SRU President Michael Collinson made the announcement at the Rugby Union offices today. "We have been approached by several Teacher Coaches and Youth Coaches to hold the 7's Workshop, we have received twenty three applications to attend. 7's at schools level is strong and interest is growing with more schools asking to host tournaments. The 7's Coaching Workshop is therefore necessary" said Collinson.
The U/19's 7's schools 7's side kicked off their preparations for the up and coming TOP16 Inter Schools 7's tournament with a mini tournament played at the Princes Pholile Sports Ground in Malkerns. Four schools participated in the tournament, Hillside High, Ngwane Park High, St John Bosco High and St Mary's High
Preparations for the up and coming CAR tournament to be held in Rwanda have begun. Players were called to national training last weekend. The training sessions will be held at the Kwaluseni Campus sports ground. The CAR tournament kicks off on June 1st with four countries participating, Burundi, Rwanda, Swaziland and Tanzania.
To date the Swaziland Rugby Union have signed up twenty three schools to participate in the up and coming TOP16 U/19's 7's Rugby Tournament. Head of Schools Rugby Wilson Dlamini made the announcement yesterday at the Rugby Union offices. "The response from the schools has been really positive with twenty three schools contacting me and committing to playing in the tournament...