This year's University and Tertiary Sport New Zealand (UTSNZ) Women's Rugby Sevens Championship will again be held alongside an international competition.
World Rugby Sevens Series circuit to include six combined men's and women's events for next four seasons
The World Rugby Sevens Series circuit will feature six combined men's and women's rounds for the next four seasons.
South Africa beat a resurgent France 21-12 to win the World Rugby Canada Sevens event in Vancouver, the sixth stop of the men's season.
Spain produced the shock result on day one of the World Rugby Canada Sevens, beating New Zealand for the first time in their history.
A member of staff from Manchester Metropolitan University in the United Kingdom is helping Japan's rugby sevens squads prepare for their home 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Former rugby sevens captain and Commonwealth Games gold medallist Derek Jamie "DJ" Forbes has joined the New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) in a newly created role dedicated to athlete engagement and wellbeing.
World Rugby have said they held a week of "highly productive" meetings in Sydney, which saw new appointments announced and laws introduced, as well as discussions on the preparations for the 2019 World Cup in Japan and injury prevention.
World Rugby and the International Olympic Committee have confirmed the qualification process for the men's and women's rugby sevens tournaments at Tokyo 2020.
British tourist cleared of grievous bodily harm following confrontation with former Australian rugby sevens captain
A British tourist has been found not guilty of assaulting Australia's James Stannard in an incident which saw the former rugby sevens captain ruled out of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.
The rugby sevens teams have been confirmed for the Buenos Aires 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games.
Qualification for Buenos Aires 2018 was central to several competitions as the African Youth Games in Algiers continued.
Hosts United States booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup Sevens men’s tournament with heavyweights Fiji and New Zealand as Australia bowed out of the competition.
South Africa won the men's title at the World University Rugby Sevens Championship in Swakopmund in Namibia as the women's crown went to France.
International University Sport Federation (FISU) vice-president Marian Dymalski said he was happy to be involved with the World University Rugby Sevens Championship which has opened in Swakopmund in Namibia.
Australian rugby sevens Olympian Evania Pelite has been appointed as an event ambassador for next month's Wheelchair Rugby World Championship in Sydney.