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Men’s National Team Coach selected

The Finnish Rugby Federation is pleased to announce that Isaac Visser has been selected to continue coaching the Men’s National Team. Via a thorough selection process comprising of four candidates the SRL is happy for Isaac to continue in the role he took over upon the departure of the former coach. The SRL wishes every [...]

By | 2016-07-12T08:39:10+00:00 July 12th, 2016|News|0 Comments

7’s team selected for Paris and Amsterdam tournaments

7's team selected for Paris and Amsterdam tournaments The Women's 7's National Team have selected the line up for the upcoming tournaments in Paris and Amsterdam. These tournaments are in preparation for the European GPS. The Valkyrie will play 12-13.5 in France and 28-29.5 in Holland. Selection for Paris: Kaisla Parkkinen Satu Raudasoja Ulla Tuomainen [...]

By | 2016-04-13T17:58:03+00:00 April 13th, 2016|News, Women's Rugby|0 Comments

Naisten 7’s maajoukkue – loistava tulos

Suomen naiset Euroopan olympiakarsintaan 7-rugbyssa Ruotsi kaatui välierässä jatkoajalla 15.6.2015 Kaunas, Liettua Naisten 7-rugbyn Euroopan division A –turnaus pelattiin Kaunasissa, Liettuassa 13.-14.6. Suomen naisten rugbymaajoukkue sijoittui toiseksi, lunastaen näin nousun Euroopan top 12:een ja paikan Euroopan olympiakarsintaturnaukseen. Valmentaja Lauri Ylösen johdolla maajoukkue ylitti kirkkaasti tavoitteensa tiukassa turnauksessa. ”Töitä on tehty ja se näkyi kentällä”, summaa [...]

By | 2015-10-27T15:46:03+00:00 June 15th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Men’s Championship kicks off

The championship began on Saturday in a sunny Porvoo where Old Town Shamrocks hosted the Helsinki Warrriors.The visitors showed everyone why they are once again one of the favorites to win the championship. They won the match with an impressive 48-5 (0-20). Warriors controlled the game throughout the match.The ball was moved from side to [...]

By | 2017-01-25T00:35:44+00:00 May 28th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Women’s 7’s Domestic Series

Vantaa 7’s – First leg of Women’s 7s Championship The first leg of the women’s 7’s championship in 2015 was played in Myyrmäkihalli, Vantaa on Jan 6, organised by Vantaan Salamapallo rugbyklubi. Six teams from five clubs participated: Helsinki, Tampere, Vaasa, VASP, Warriors Black and Warriors Gold. Jyväskylä, Pori and Turku were also represented as [...]

By | 2017-01-25T00:35:44+00:00 January 8th, 2015|News|0 Comments

A picture tells a 1000 words

Finland faced Norway in the 1st match of the 2014-16 ENC 2D season.  and, they rocked it.  Winning 32-10. This was a massive win for Finland, not having beaten Norway since 1991. This win will move them up to 98th in the IRB official rankings, 1 place behind Norway and also to 2nd place in [...]

By | 2017-01-25T00:35:45+00:00 October 5th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Men’s team to face Bosnia i Herzegovina in Turku, 31.05.2014

The following players will represent the Men's National Team in the final encounter of the ENC 2D season for 2012-14 against Bosnia i Herzegovina in Paavo Nurmi Stadium, Turku on 31.05.2014. A win secures placement in 2D for Finland, a loss sees relegation to the pool of doom: Aaro Katainen Aleksi Laitinen Antti Lammi Antti [...]

By | 2014-05-29T19:50:34+00:00 May 29th, 2014|News|0 Comments