This project is searching for funding for the Barbados National Sevens Team to compete in the Rugby Americas North Championship in Trinidad and Tobago in November 2016. The tournament features teams such as Canada, USA, Mexico, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago and other regional Caribbean teams. Teams placing in 1st - 4th position will qualify for The Hong Kong Sevens Tournament in April 2017. Later on in 2017, Barbados will be competing for spots in the Central American Games, Commonwealth Games and Pan American Games.
Accomplishments of the Barbados Sevens Team;
We have built a strong sevens program since its inauguration in 2012. This has included the following accomplishments:
- 2nd and 3rd place finishes RAN tournaments
- Have beat all countries in the Caribbean and Mexico region
- Qualified and competed in the 2014 Commonwealth Games and the Central American Games
- Competed in over 30 sevens tournaments in the USA, Canada and the United Kingdom