Monthly Archives: August 2010

Sevens heaven

Purists revile it, but the game of sevens rugby has attracted a strong following, mainly due to its frenetic pace, simpler rules, and athletic image, making it a popular game in countries where even 15s has failed to take hold. … Continue reading

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The final comeback?

I read an interesting comment on another blog concerning my Previous Post. The blogger was surprised that I, an Irishman living in Germany, should be writing about German rugby. Well, it’s not so surprising. I’ve been here almost three years, … Continue reading

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A Proud Heritage…

Germany. Rugby. Like Jamaica and bobsleigh, any mention of these words together outside of the rugby world will usually illicit one of two dismissive responses (or both if you know the people I do). It’s either not a popular sport … Continue reading

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