Quarantine & Chill With A Year's Of Worth Of Rugby

As we navigate through these trying times both nationwide and worldwide, we must do so without one of our greatest reliefs. 

Nearly every athletic event has been canceled or postponed as a result of the ongoing spread of the coronavirus, and as such players, fans, organizers, vendors, administrators, and any and everyone involved with sport find themselves in limbo as we wait this pandemic out.

However, if there is a silver lining here, this is an opportunity to reflect upon and appreciate competitions gone-by. 

Here we present a year's worth of FloRugby action, dated September 8th 2018 -- September 8th 2019, that subscribers can dive back into as we quarantine the time away in the coming weeks. 

In the aforementioned year, FloRugby subscribers were able to watch over 300 events spanning men's and women's, boys' and girls' rugby, ranging from school to club, to professional, to international competition. 


Additionally, subscribers have access to every FloRugby archive dating back its inception in 2016. If there's ever a time to delve into the recent history of rugby, particularly here in the United States, it would be now. 

Here's the gamut of events from Sep. 8th 2018 -- Sep. 8th 2019:

Women's International Rugby

Over the past year, FloSports has made a commitment to showcasing women's rugby, particularly on the international level. Subscribers are able to watch 29 international women's matches during this past calendar year. 

AUTUMN INTERNATIONALS

Beginning last fall, FloSports aired three major test matches between four of the top five women's teams in the world. Subscribers are able to watch:

SIX NATIONS

Moving forward into the new year, FloSports also aired the entire Six Nations which included:

WOMEN'S SUPER SERIES

During the summer, the top five women's teams in the world squared off in a round robin in Chula Vista, CA and subscribers had access to watch all of those games:

HSBC 7s WORLD SERIES 

*In addition, FloSports also broadcast the USA Eagles vs Barbarians match in the Spring. 

Men's International Rugby

On the men's side, subscribers were also helped to a solid lineup of test matches over the course of this last year. Viewers are able to watch 54 official test matches, as well as the USA Eagles vs Maori All Blacks, and nine more games from the Americas Pacific Challenge (contests which aren't technically test matches.)

AUTUMN INTERNATIONALS

During the Fall, FloSports was able to air 12 huge matchups between predominantly Tier 1 nations as well as two quality showdowns featuring the Eagles. Subscribers are able to watch:

AMERICAS PACIFIC CHALLENGE

Also in the Fall, subscribers got access to nine games in the Americas Pacific Challenge, which showcased the younger or developmental teams of the Americas nations. While the games weren't considered actual tests, they still featured in large part the guys who will be playing in the 2019 or 2023 World Cups. Here's what viewers are able to see:

AMERICAS RUGBY CHALLENGE

To begin the 2019 year, FloSports aired the Americas Rugby Challenge, which pits six northern and southern American teams against each other in the Americas version of the Six Nations. Here are the 15 games that Flo Subscribers are able to see:

RUGBY EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP 

While the Six Nations is the annual round-robin tournament for Tier 1 countries in Europe, the Rugby European Championship is the version of the competition for Tier 2 countries. Those matches from 2019 are viewable for subscribers, including:

Women's Club Rugby

In the past year, FloSports was able to broadcast most of the women's rugby playoffs across three divisions, WPL, Div. 1, and Div. 2, as well as all of the Club Rugby 7s National Championships.

WPL

DIV. 1

D1 Quarterfinals

D1 Semifinals

D1 Final

DIV. 2

D2 Quarterfinals

D2 Semifinals

D2 Final

CLUB 7s

Viewers are able to watch each and every game from the 2019 Club 7s Nationals:

Men's Club Rugby

Over the past year, subscribers are able to tune into a lot of club rugby, including nearly all of the Pacific Rugby Premiership, and the Quarters, Semis, and Finals for the Div. 1, Div. 2, and Div. 3 playoffs. 

Pacific Rugby Premiership

DIV. 1

D1 Semifinals

D1 Final

DIV. 2

D2 Quarterfinals

D2 Semifinals

D2 Final

DIV. 3

D3 Quarterfinals

D3 Semfinals

D3 Final

CLUB 7s

Viewers are able to watch each and every game from the 2019 Club 7s Nationals:

Club 7s Nationals

Women's Collegiate Rugby

In the past year, FloSports offered coverage of the women's Div. 1 and Div. 2 spring and fall championships, as well as the 7s national championships which included:

DIV. 1

Fall Final

Spring Final

DIV. 2

Fall Semifinals

Fall Final

Spring Semifinals

Spring Final

7s

Men's Collegiate Rugby

For the past year, FloSports presented subscribers with the chance to watch the West Coast 7s, the D2 and D1AA fall championships, all of the Life and St. Mary's home 2019 home games, the D1AA spring championship, the entire D1A playoffs, and all of the Collegiate 7s National Championships

D2

Fall Semifinals

Fall Final

D1AA

Fall Final

Spring Final 

D1A

LIFE UNIVERSITY HOME GAMES

ST. MARY'S COLLEGE HOME GAMES

D1A ROUND OF 16

D1A QUARTERFINALS

D1A SEMIFINALS

D1A FINAL

7s

Professional Rugby

Last year, subscribers are able to watch professional rugby from France and England. Viewers could watch two Top 14 games per week, and one French D2 game per week, as well as the English Premiership 7s and the English Premiership Cup:

FRENCH TOP 14

FRENCH D2

PREMIERSHIP CUP

PREMIERSHIP 7s

Girls High School Rugby

FloSports aired the girls Ohio State Championship game, the girls NAHS 7s tournaments in Orlando and Salt Lake City, and the girls NAI 7s in the past year:

OHIO STATE FINAL

NAHS ORLANDO

NAHS SALT LAKE CITY

NAI 7s

Boys High School Rugby

FloSports aired the boys Ohio State Championships, the boys High School Nationals, the boys NAHS 7s tournaments in Orlando and Salt Lake City, and the boys NAI 7s this past year: 

OHIO STATE FINALS

HIGH SCHOOL NATIONALS

NAHS ORLANDO

NAHS SALT LAKE CITY

NAI 7s

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