The USA Men's 7s team finished the Madrid 7s with a disappointing 3rd place, seeing their hopes for a better finish disappear thanks to a rout delivered by Kenya early on Sunday.
The USA women did what was expected and dominated on Day One of Tournament One at the Madrid 7s.
It's a big ask for the USA Men's 7s team to cross nine time zones and rock up at the Madrid 7s, but of course they'll face it with relish in part because they just want to play.
Head Coach Mike Friday said he expects some stiff competition when the USA kicks off on Saturday for the first of two weekends of games.
Madrid, Spain—The USA Women’s Sevens National Team will compete for the first time since the conclusion of the 2020 World Series this month in Madrid, Spain.
Head Coach Chris Brown has named his roster for two weekends of international play happening Feb 19-21 and 26-27. Full schedule, confirmed teams and broadcast details will be confirmed by event organizers in the coming days.
The Tokyo Olympics has released a playbook for athletes in the time of COVID, telling the athletes what is expected of them in terms of remaining safe from spreading the COVID-19 virus.