What is Foxtel Touch 7s?Foxtel Touch 7s is a fun, free flowing, non-contact form of social Rugby designed to provide participants with a quality workout in a relaxed and social atmosphere. The game aims to increase Rugby participation and awareness amongst new and diverse customer segments. It is also the perfect stepping stone for juniors to gain an awareness of the sport, while practicing the core basic skills required to play any format of Rugby, in a fun and safe, non-threatening environment.
Who can play Foxtel Touch 7s?Foxtel Touch 7s is a perfect introduction, or re-introduction, into light competitive sport for all ages, abilities, genders, ethnicities, fitness levels, shapes and sizes. Children from the age of four years right up to centenarians are able to participate in Foxtel Touch 7s.
How do I register?Participants can register through the Foxtel Touch 7s program finder. The program finder will provide you with the details of the centre including; dates, venue, cost and the Centre Coordinator contact details. To find your closest centre CLICK HERE *hyper link*
Can I register my team?Participants register and pay individually online.
Participants are able to create a team, join an existing team, invite others to join their team or register as an individual looking to join a team.
How many players in a team?Foxtel Touch 7s has 7 players on the field per team, with an unlimited amount of interchanges. A Foxtel Touch 7s team may contain up to 12 registered players. Foxtel Touch 7s team can be made up of any combination of males and females with no restrictions on the number of one gender on the field.
How much does Foxtel Touch 7s cost?The cost of the program will vary at each centre. Please contact the Centre Coordinator to confirm the price for your local centre. The recommended centre price for a 5-week program is $75 pp and $99 pp for an 8-week program.
What is included in the cost?The cost covers participant insurance for the individual as well as a program administration. Playing shirts are available for purchase via the online shop.
When can I play Foxtel Touch 7s?Sanctioned Foxtel Touch 7s centres have the flexibility to determine the duration of the program, although it is recommended that the program runs for a period of 5-8 weeks. Foxtel Touch 7s can be played all days of the week and all months of the year. With no set Foxtel Touch 7s season make sure you keep an eye out for Foxtel Touch 7s centres starting near you.
Where can I play Foxtel Touch 7s? Foxtel Touch 7s is delivered across Australia in Rugby clubs, schools and community environments with new centres popping up every week. To find your closest centre through the Foxtel Touch 7s program finder here.
What do I need to wear?Participants should wear practical clothing including their Foxtel Touch 7s participant shirt. Players can wear runners or football boots, whichever you prefer.
Who delivers Foxtel Touch 7s?Foxtel Touch 7s programs are delivered by a sanctioned Centre Coordinator in either a club, school or community environment. To become a sanctioned Foxtel Touch 7s Centre Coordinator contact Rugby Australia or your local State/Territory Member Union.
What if I have never played Rugby?
Foxtel Touch 7s is targeted to increasing participation and awareness amongst new and diverse customers. The laws and basic skills of Foxtel Touch 7s are easy to pick up on the run. Foxtel Touch 7s referees provide a safe, non-threatening environment to learn the laws and fun of playing the game.