BABC Northern California Events Calendar
Silicon Valley Sevens 2017 (Hosted by Corporate Member Silicon Valley Sevens)
Date: November 4, 2017 - November 5, 2017
|World's Best Rugby Teams Coming to California|
|From the producers of the world famous USA Sevens comes the launch of Silicon Valley 7’s. Scheduled for Saturday, November 4th and Sunday, November 5th at Avaya Stadium in San Jose, the event will bring some of the world’s great participants in the Olympic sport of Rugby Sevens to the Bay Area for this special event.
Among the 12 teams competing in this debut tournament are the men’s sevens squads from Tonga, Samoa and Fiji, a trio of Pacific Island national teams competing in the same tournament for the first time since the 2007 USA Sevens. Also featured is the men’s sevens squad from Ireland, the first time that the squad will ever compete in the United States. Joining them are teams from the United States, Canada, Australia, England, Chile, New Zealand, Japan and China, coming together at the Silicon Valley 7s as they begin preparations for 2018 international rugby sevens season.
In addition to 34 international men’s matches, the event will feature 14 collegiate matches, an international cultural festival, along with a Pacific Island concert series.