Rome, Italy: July 24-27, 2008


The 2nd EUC Rugby 7s was organised by the CUS Roma and Italian University Sports Federation (CUSI) from July 24-27, 2008 in Rome.


9 teams from 6 European countries participated in the men competition. After a number of quality matches, the title of the Champions went to the University of Limoges (FRA) who won in the finals the University of Wales Institute Cardiff (GBR) with 31:26. A day before the semifinal matches were held. The U.W.I.C. won the University of Coimbra (POR) 19:12 in the first match, while in the second semifinal match the University of Limoges (FRA) won. University of Leeds (GBR) with 31:7.



Final Standings:

1. University of Limoges (FRA)
2. U.W.I.C. Cardiff (GBR)
3. University of Leeds (GBR)
4. University of Coimbra (POR)
5. University of Berlin (GER)
6. University of Padova (ITA)
7. University Nova of Lisbon (POR)
8. University of Lausanne (SUI)
9. Coimbra Polytechnic Institute (POR)


In women competition the winner was decided after 3 matches between the University of Northumbria (GBR) and University of Lille (FRA). The University of Northumbria won 2:1 in matches.



You can find more results and photos on the website: www.eucrome.eu

The EUC Rugby 2009 will be organised in Bristol (GBR).