Olympics

Rugby Australia to launch investigation over alleged incident involving Men’s Sevens team

Rugby Australia has launched an investigation involving misbehaviour from Australia Men's 7s team over an alleged incident on their flight home from the Tokyo Olympics.
3 August 2021

Canada assistant coach Jamie Cudmore sacked following criticism on Olympic women's team

Rugby Canada has confirmed the sacking of assistant coach Jamie Cudmore following his criticism on the performance of the Women's 7s team during the Tokyo Olympics.
1 August 2021

The Lions on the brink, Rassie's videos and why Team GB have done us proud

TRU's Joe Harvey and Chris Heal look ahead to the second Test between the British and Irish Lions and South Africa + the lads discuss Team GB's efforts at the Tokyo Olympics.
30 July 2021

Fiji 7s defend gold medal at Tokyo Olympics after beating New Zealand in final

Fiji 7s side have successfully defended their gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics after defeating New Zealand with a 27-12 margin in the final.
28 July 2021

GB to face New Zealand in semi-final of Men's Rugby 7s in Tokyo Olympics

The Men's Rugby 7s competition in the Tokyo Olympics was filled with another eventful day with New Zealand, Fiji, GB and Argentina progressing to the semi-finals.
27 July 2021

GB, New Zealand, Fiji, South Africa and USA remain unbeaten on opening day of Tokyo Olympics

New Zealand, Great Britain, Fiji, South Africa and USA managed to remain unbeaten in the opening day of Men's Rugby 7s competition at the Tokyo Olympic Games.
26 July 2021

Exclusive: Team GB’s Harry Glover on his journey to the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo

After an 18-month period that has seen the England Sevens programme discontinued, Team GB’s Harry Glover spoke to Joe Harvey about his time in Pro D2, the selection process and his future in the Top 14.
25 July 2021

Team GB unveil squad for Tokyo Olympics

The Team GB Women's and Men's Sevens squads have been confirmed for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics to be played next month.
18 June 2021

Exclusive: Dan Norton on GB Sevens, his time with London Irish & doing the right thing

Sevens legend Dan Norton talks to Joe Harvey about life in the Team GB camp, playing for London Irish and making the right decisions as preparations for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo continue.
8 June 2021

Nate Ebner Exclusive: “Rugby made me the way I am”

As his preparations for Tokyo 2020 continue, three-time Super Bowl winner and USA Sevens international Nate Ebner spoke to TRU’s Joe Harvey as he hopes to make his second Olympic games.
31 May 2021

GB Sevens: Roques and Forrest’s notebooks full to bursting as big decisions edge closer

With both of Team GB's sevens teams playing their first tournament at St George’s Park over the weekend, Gary Heatly gathered some reaction from the coaches who will be leading their respective sides at the Tokyo Olympics.
18 May 2021

Alex Matthews Exclusive: “I used to be scared to make mistakes - now I play with a smile on my face”

Matthews has returned to the Sevens picture after a successful Six Nations campaign with England and she chatted to Gary Heatly about her ambitions for this summer in a format of the sport she once 'hated'.
14 May 2021

Alec Coombes Exclusive: “I went to the Hong Kong Sevens as a kid - now I want to play in the Olympics”

Preparations for the Olympics step up a notch this weekend as GB Sevens host an ‘International Rugby 7s’ tournament and Scotland's Alec Coombes will be one of many players looking to make an impression.
12 May 2021

Paddy Kelly Exclusive: “Sevens has reinvigorated me as a player”

The Scotland 7s star discusses his surprise at being named in Team GB's training squad as preparation for the Olympics Games in Tokyo begin to come into focus.
30 April 2021

Carlin Isles Exclusive: I had to be everything for myself

As his preparations for the 2021 Olympic Games in Tokyo continue, USA Sevens star Carlin Isles spoke to TRU’s Joe Harvey about his drive to be the best athlete possible and how he has motivated himself for most of his career.
20 April 2021

Jamie Farndale Exclusive: “It’s all I’ve thought about since missing out on Rio”

Setbacks in life can be hard to bounce back from, but they can also make you more determined and Jamie Farndale is hoping that is the case as he sets his sights on the Tokyo Olympics this summer.
3 March 2021

Can some of England’s Red Roses target double glory in 2021?

With the World Cup schedule announced and some positive news surrounding the Tokyo Olympics, it could be a highly successful year for some of England’s top players.
29 January 2021

England, Scotland and Wales to form combined GB Sevens for Tokyo Olympics

England, Wales and Scotland will combine for a GB Sevens team for the 2021 Olympics scheduled to be played in Tokyo.
22 December 2020

Megan Jones Exclusive: England Sevens giving back to the community with online fitness sessions

In an exclusive interview with Megan Jones, the England Sevens player explains how she and her teammates are using their skills as professional players to teach the next generation.
7 December 2020

Exclusive: England Sevens star Abi Burton on crowdfunding their Olympic dream and fighting for change

The England Sevens player discusses how she and her fellow colleagues are trying to raise funds to help with their Tokyo 2021 preparations, plus, she talks about her involvement with Looseheadz’s #ENOUGH campaign.
24 September 2020