Canada’s rugby sevens men get new coach

Langford-based squad opens World Rugby Sevens Series in December

Rugby Canada has announced Englishman Damian McGrath as the next head coach of the Langford-based men’s sevens team heading into the 2016-17 World Rugby Sevens Series.

McGrath was previously a part of England’s sevens coaching staff from 2001 to 2006 and at the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Canada has been drawn into a pool with Fiji, Argentina and Wales for this year’s series, which begins on Dec. 2 in Dubai.

 

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