|Welcome to the Legacy 7s Series Website
The Legacy 7s Series is a showcase for 7s rugby played over 5 tournaments held in April/May each year.
The series has been established in the run up to the Glasow 2014 Commonwealth Games and offers a great opportunity to promote the sport whilst teams compete for individual tournament trophies and the overall title of Legacy 7s Series Champions.
Congratulations to Howe of Fife on winning another Legacy 7s Series. The boys from Fife secured the title at the championship finale - Glasgow City 7s at Cartha Queens Park. Howe made it through to the semi-finals but were beaten by tournament winners Ulster.
Ulster's opposition in the final were Glasgow Warriors. The Irish visitors won 26-14.
The Plate competition was won by Glasgow University who overcame tournament hosts Cartha Queens Park 26-14.
All of the results can be viewed here.
Congratulations to Howe of Fife on securing yet another tournament cup win in this year's Hamilton Clyde Blowers Capital Tournament. The Fifers hard to worked hard to overcome Hamilton in a thrilling final 29-19. Hamilton put up a brave fight throughout and could not be faulted for effort or application. There was general consenus that for the second week in a row these two teams gave the most entertaining fixture of the day.
This latest win puts Howe of Fife way in front in the series standings, with Boroughmuir in second place and Hamilton Bulls in third.
In the shield competition, Falkirk beat Glasgow Hawks 17-14.
Results from yesterdays matches can be seen here.
Standing can be viewed by using the menu above.
Photographs of the day are available here courtesy of Neil Mitchell.
Due to late call off of a number of teams, the Hamilton tournament has been reformatted as a 4 pool, 12 team competition. The Clyde Blowers Capital Tournament will still kick off at 1pm with the first of the Pool A games between Hamilton and Cambuslang. One advantage of the 12 team format is that all but 3 of the 18 fixtures will be played on the main pitch.
You can view the programme of fixtures here.
Congratulations to Howe of Fife in winning their home leg of the Legacy series, beating GHA in the final 38-5. A full report will appear here. Scores and series standings can be accessed through the menu system.
Edinburgh win over Howe of Fife 34-14 in the final
26 April 2014
The Space Solutions Boroughmuir 7s was won by Edinburgh Rugby today in a control and well executed game against Howe of Fife.
Both teams coming through a tough Pool draw and semi-final contenders to be deserved finalist, with Howe of Fife dispatching the hosts Boroughmuir Rugby in the semi-finals.
Edinburgh were in control of the final with well-timed runs and pure pace when it counted. Howe of Fife not being out done by their professional counter-parts stayed right in the game with the majority of the possession and playing right to the end. Final score 34-14.
Hamilton Rugby won the in a very exciting Plate final against Stirling County. What was considered the game of the tournament; the lead changed positions throughout the game, with coaches carefully making use of their substitutions were used at the right time to ensure consistency and pressure against the opposition.
With scores tied up it was a last break by Hamilton and desperate defence from Stirling that had the crowd on edge, with Hamilton slipping the final tackle to run in under the posts. Final Score 26-19 to Hamilton.