Rugby Europe Sevens
Club Champion's Trophy

27th and 28th of May
Saint Petersburg
Less words – more Rugby!
Welcome to the Rugby Europe Sevens Club Champion's Trophy – the most anticipated event of the spring! It's one of the most prestigious events in the sporting calendar in Europe where some of the leading clubs battle to win the title.
Why attend the Event?
1
Welcome the Summer outside with your family
The Spring is coming to an end and it's time to leave your apartments, schools, offices and spend more time outside. Challenge yourself in some active sports.
2
Witness the spectacular Event
The elite European Rugby clubs will fight for the Champions Trophy at the Petrovsky Sports Complex.
3
This is available!
Tickets are priced at 500 Rubles for either the 27th or 28th May OR 800 Rubles for both days.
RugbyFest
During these two days an interactive fairground will be available where you can have fun and show case some of your rugby skills
Both citizens and guests of Saint Petersburg will have an opportunity to learn the rules and the tricks of the game and will also have a chance to play it. We will teach you the basics of passing a ball, a "lineout lifting", a "try", and a "maul" and you will even be able to try your luck at kicking the ball at the goal or take part in a scrum.
As stated by the slogan, "Rugby is for everyone", there will be an activity for each guest at the festival. The junior Rugby teams will perform especially for the little fans making sure that they do not get bored. As for the adults, you will have the opportunity to take part in workshops conducted by leading players from the rugby clubs in Saint Petersburg.
The entrance ticket will let you spend as much time as you want at the RugbyFest. The Sports Complex will be open to the visitors from 10.00 – 18.00 and it is situated right opposite the entrance of the Petrovsky Sports Complex.

The entrance ticket will let you spend as much time as you want at the RugbyFest. The Sports Complex will be open to the visitors from 10.00 – 18.00 and it is situated right opposite the entrance of the Petrovsky Sports Complex.
Schedule
The Rugby Europe Sevens Club Champion's Trophy will be divided in two stages
The participating teams are divided into three groups of four teams according to the scores taken by National Clubs in the final stage of the Rugby Sevens World Cup.

Day one: 27th May. Group stage matches will commence and will be played in a circlular order. The duration of each match will be two halves of seven minutes each. In the group stage, no extra time is added.

Day two: 28th May. Teams will play for the title of the Rugby Europe Sevens Club Champion's Trophy.

Participants
European clubs – champions of the international tournaments will fight for the Trophy
Location
The Tournament will be held at the Petrovsky Sports Complex
Adress: 2, Petrovsky Avenue, "Sportivnaya" station, Saint Petersbourg, Russia
In august 1961, this Sport Complex gathered more than 10,000 people, thus becoming the starting point for rugby culture in Saint Petersburg.

The Sport Complex is 500 m from the "Sportivnaya" station. You may walk or take bus: №191, №10 or a trolleybus: №1, №7.

It is also possible to come from the "Vasileoctrovskaya" station by bus: №1, №128, №K690, №K32, № K120.
2016 Tournament
In 2016, Saint Petersburg hosted its first ever Rugby Europe Sevens Club Champion's Trophy, an event which was highly praised by the European Rugby Association
12 teams from leading European clubs took part in that tournament and in a nail biting finish the Krasnodar club "Kuban" won the Cup.

About us
Saint Petersburg will host its first ever Rugby Europe Sevens Club Champion's Trophy

"28th and 29th of May, Saint Petersburg will host its first ever Rugby Europe Sevens Club Champion's Trophy"…
TV channel St. Petersburg
OCTOBER 17, 2016
The rugby club "Kuban" came out to be champions in the Rugby Europe Sevens Club Champion's Trophy

"The Krasnodar club "Kuban" went down in history when the team won the European Sevens Champions Trophy"...
IA The Kremlin Press
APRIL 7, 2016
Diplomat.ru
MAY 27, 2016
Vadim Pikhovkin: about "the Rugby Europe Sevens Club Champion's Trophy"

An interview with the head of the Tournament and the executive chief of the Rugby Union of Saint Petersbourg
TV channel St. Petersburg
MAY 26, 2016
The Krasnodar club emerged as the champions of Russia in Rugby Seven's

"The guys proved once again that they are a real team"...
Official website of the Education Administration of Krasnodar
17 OCT 2016
Saint Petersburg will host its first ever Rugby Europe Sevens Club Champion's Trophy

"Thanks to its spectacular and dynamic character this sport was included into the official Olympics-2016 program"
TV channel TKT-TV
1 JUNE 2016
Buy a ticket
All tickets allow visit to stadium (seats on availability) and RugbyFest