Charley Mallon, circa 1985
Rugby has been a very important part of my life. Most of my friends and many of my adventures in life have come from my participation in this sport. I was never particularly good at it, but as the sport most always assured “anyone who came to practice got [...]
This spring I went with a friend to visit Hong Kong and attend their famous annual Rugby 7’s tournament. I had never been to Asia before and had always had a fascination for the Hong Kong/British history. We spent 8 days there, five sightseeing and three dedicated to the Rugby matches and all that entails.
The 2011 Rugby World Cup is presently being contested in New Zealand from September 9th to October 23rd.
This small nation of 4 million is hosting the planet’s third largest sporting event after the Olympics and the Soccer World Cup. These games are held every 4 years with 20 national teams competing. Starting in 1987, [...]