Men’s National Team 15’s
The Men’s National Team 15’s play in the Rugby Europe Conference 2 North. This is a new competition that replaced the European Nations Cup. The group of North 2 consists of Finland, Norway, Denmark, Latvia and Austria. Both Austria and Latvia are unknown in competition to Finland.
The team is headed up by Alastair Davies, a former Helsinki Rugby and Turku Eagles men’s coach. Alastair has big plans to drive the team forward and gain promotion to North 1 as well as rise in the World Rugby rankings. Alastair is supported by a dedicated management team which consists of Marko Sallert (Forwards Coach), David O’Connor (Defence Coach) and Samuel Kuutti (Team Manager).
The team play their games in the late Spring and late Autumn, usually with 1 home and 1 away fixture in the Spring plus 1 home and 1 away in the Autumn.
The teams recently confirmed fixtures for 2018 – 2019 are:
13.10.2018 Finland v Denmark, Venue: Eerikkilan Urheiluopisto, Finland
20.10.2018 Latvia v Finland, Venue: Riga, Latvia
30.03.2019 Austria v Finland, Venue: Vienna, Austria
01.06.2019 Finland v Norway, Venue: TBC
The team is currently sponsored by Aussie Bar, MMK-Rakenne, Garam & Vermiglio Catering, Salesmart, Fuudi & Monica Teraste @ spkoti.fi. If you would like to be involved with the team in a sponsor or partner relationship please feel free to contact partnership(@)rugby.fi