The goal posts have changed for Wallabies great George Smith in his bid to represent Tonga in Rio.
Country-hopping rugby players need to play four sevens world series legs to qualify for Rio 2016, IRB says.
Olympic qualification could be tougher for NZ Sevens team, thanks to strength of current crop.
The Sevens Wellington ticket launch avoided last year's disaster, but the event is far from selling out.
NZ sevens team will face Samoa, France and Japan in their pool at Australia's Gold Coast Sevens next month.
The boss of the Wellington Sevens has denied he was pushed into quitting.
Wellington Sevens general manager Marty Donoghue has stepped down after barely a year in the job.
New national women's sevens series this year part of plan for developing the sport before the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Australian Rugby Union holding nationwide talent search for potential sevens players to play at the next Olympic Games.
There is 'every expectation' a liquor licence for the Wellington Sevens will be granted.
Veteran loose forward adds his name to the list of All Blacks keen to contend for the first Olympic gold in rugby sevens.
BEN STRANG - Waikato Times
OPINION: You've got to be rugby's version of a Swiss army knife to make Gordon Tietjens' head turn.
Sevens world series extends to six tournaments with Canada and England signing up as hosts.
All Blacks centre Conrad Smith has indicated most players are crystal clear on the issue of playing in the Olympics.
NZ rugby divided on how many top players should be made available for the Olympics.
Rugby sevens guru Gordon Tietjens has already sent out his wish list of AB stars for the next Olympics.
The antics of drunken revellers mean tighter booze controls for next year's tournament.
MARC HINTON - Stuff
OPINION: NZ have to wheel out the big guns for Rio when they go for the first ever Sevens Olympic gold.
All Blacks coach says his team will do what they can to support NZ's bid for sevens Olympic gold.
Sevens captain DJ Forbes rues mistakes which cost his side gold and a remarkable five Games winning streak.
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