Championship Sevens in Virginia Beach

Championship rugby returns to Virginia Beach, Va. April 25-26, 2015 with the second annual American Collegiate Rugby Championship Sevens (ACRC7s). Coming just two weeks after URugby Sevens Philadelphia, the ACRC7s-Virginia Beach brings top-notch men's and women's collegiate rugby teams from around the country to enjoy early spring in Virginia and do battle in a world-class facility for the ACRC Sevens Championship.

The 2015 ACRC7s feature 20+ teams vying for the American Collegiate Rugby Championship Sevens title. The two-day tournament, presented by URugby, offers an opportunity for men’s and women’s college teams to cap their spring sevens schedule by going head to head with elite competition in a high-profile, professional setting.

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Participating Teams

As of 4/16/15

Air Force Academy, American International College, Army, Bentley University, East Stroudsburg University, local powerhouse Heat Elite, Kutztown University, Miami University of Ohio, Old Dominion University, Rutgers University, St. Bonaventure University, St. Joseph's University, Stony Brook University, Temple University, UMass Lowell, University at Buffalo, University of Cincinnati, University of Dayton, Villanova University.

Great Facilities, High-Profile Competition

Located a 15-minute drive from the ocean, the combined Princess Anne Athletic Complex (PAAC) and Virginia Beach Sportsplex is designed for major sporting events. The PAAC features lighted fields, full-service concession stands and ample parking. The Sportsplex is a three-level facility with modern locker rooms, luxury boxes, concessions, a souvenir shop and state-of-the-art turf field.

The event, matches and participating teams will be heavily promoted on social media, the URugby website and other major sports media. New in 2015 will be an on-site video production team headed by Ryan Ginty of Next Level Rugby, bringing the action to thousands around the world.

Accommodations: Special Rate for Tournament Attendees

Book your hotel before April 20th, and stay at the DoubleTree by Hilton Virginia Beach, the Official Hotel of the ACRC7s-VA Beach, for a $200 rebate on registration. For group sales and teams please contact The DoubleTree by Hilton Virginia Beach directly 1-757-422-8900, Group Code: RUG. ​

Unwind at the Eagle's Nest

The post-match social with food and refreshments will be held on Saturday, 3 p.m. at The Eagle's Nest in Virginia Beach. Sunday's draw will be announced during the party!

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About URugby

URugby Philadelphia and URugby Virginia Beach and the ACRC 7s are managed by URugby, a division of Sevens Sports LLC, a sports event management and marketing company specializing in creating great experiences around the sport of rugby. For more information, contact info@URugby.com or call Stephen Siano 610.389.4474. Download our URugby Sponsorship package (PDF) »