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We're halfway through the 7s season! This month is rugby-packed! WPL pre-season has started,, the RWC 7s at AT&T Park is in less than a week, and most exciting of all--we're turning the big 4-0!
Berkeley All Blues Women's Rugby Club

7s Season 
Schedule

6/9     Ventura 7s
          Marin 7s
6/16   Local Round Robin
6/23   NorCal Qualifier 1
7/7     Cape Fear 7s
7/14   NorCal Qualifier 2 
          Roy Lucas 7s
          (Portland)

7/20-22  RWC 7s 2018 -
          Check out "Upcoming
          Events" for All Blues
          events all weekend
  
7/28   Regional Qualifier
          Sunsplash 7s

          (Long Beach)
8/4     Oasis 7s/
          Pre-Nationals Retreat
          Oasis 7s/Tight 5 7s 
8/11   Nationals
 
blue = social tournaments

7s 2018 LEADERSHIP
Head Coaches:
Irene Gardner & Lucy Croy
Developmental Side Coaches:
Katie Chou & Alex Boskovich
Captains: Christina Ramos & Evan Hoese

It's a weekend you can't miss! 

Erase all your other plans for the July 20-22 weekend! San Francisco is hosting its first ever Rugby 7s World Cup at AT&T Park AND it's also the All Blues' 40th Anniversary!

July 20-22: RWC 7s at AT&T Park, SF
July 20 @ 8 PM: All Blues 40th Reunion in Berkeley
July 22 @ 9 AM: All Blues Brunch in Oakland

See "Upcoming Events" for more details, including how to buy your tickets!

Sponsorship 101

It takes a lot of time, effort, and money to keep our illustrious club up and running. Earn princess hours for any local business sponsorships you acquire! To help you, check out Kedra's tips for asking for sponsorships and a copy of our sponsorship letter. Please contact Maja W. for more details!

Ruck Science Partnership

Need to order supplements? Check out Ruck Science! We recently partnered with them so that 10% of your purchases go to our team (enter the code BERKELEYALLBLUES at checkout). Go to their website too for great tips on prehab, rugby 7s strength and conditioning, and more. 

The Road to 7s Nationals Continues!



The All Blues' Cape Fear 7s Crew 
 

Our All Blues 7s Team placed second in the 44th annual Cape Fear 7s this past weekend, besting other highly competitive teams such as NOVA and ARPTC. Congratulations to our coaches, players and supporters who traveled all the way to North Carolina to represent our team. All Blues All Day!

Not playing 7s? Tried and true 15s player? The WPL pre-season started July 3rd, and practice times are concurrent with 7s. Come on out and start getting fit! Every Tues/Thurs 7-9 PM, Estuary Park in Alameda (200 Mosley Ave).


 

Community news

 
All Blues Set on 7s Nationals (from TRB). The women's rugby-focused news source The Rugby Breakdown featured our current 7s team after their exciting performance at Cape Fear 7s this past weekend. Read the article here.


CPC Featured Player: Elena "DC" Clark. From competitive saber fencing to playing rugby, our nominated player was one of the keys to our success during the last D2 spring season, and she continues to boost the fun and speed of our summer 7s team. Check out her Q&A here.
 

Her Sport Almost Killed Her, But That Won't Stop Her. Guest writer Elena Mateus covers D2 ex-captain Ceara Lafferty's recent ordeal suffering a life-threatening injury while playing the sport she lives for. Read the story here.

 

 

Upcoming Events

The long-awaited event is finally here! 


Rugby World Cup 7s | Fri, July 20-Sun July 22
AT&T Park
San Francisco, CA
Buy 1-day or 3-day tickets online


Head to San Francisco to watch the highly-anticipated RWC 7s at AT&T Park! This will be the biggest rugby event to be ever played in the US, with the top 24 men's and top 16 women's teams from around the world vying for the championship cup. The women's 7s teams from Fiji and Spain will kick off the tournament on Friday, July 20th at 10 AM PST. Find out when your favorite teams are playing! Women's FixturesMen's Fixtures.


All Blues 40th Reunion! | Fri, July 20
Triple Rock Brewery
1920 Shattuck Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94704 
8 PM-midnight
$35-$50, Buy online tickets thru Eventbrite

Welcome All Blues past and present! Join us at the amazing Triple Rock Brewery (only 0.2 miles away from Downtown Berkeley BART!) for a great night with our All Blues family for our 40th reunion. Each ticket entitles you to food, 3 drink tickets, and an All Blues bumper sticker, so you can rep our team at all times. Partners are welcome, but sorry, no kids allowed. We can't wait to see you there!


Family-Friendly Brunch | Sun, July 22
Mosswood Park
3612 Webster St.
Oakland, CA
9-11 AM


Come have some breakfast with us before heading into SF for the last day of the World Cup! Bring your family, partners and friends. There will not be tickets sold for this event, but we encourage donations to cover food costs!
 

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