Squad Goals: How Team Sports Could Improve Your Mental Health
It’s not breaking news to announce that physical exercise can have a positive effect on mental health and wellbeing. However, we think that the specific benefits that team sports offer rarely get the headlines. Physical activity can reduce stress, lift self-esteem and lower the risk of depression and anxiety, but team sports add additional dimensions […]
Tru Talent on Show at Bournemouth 7s 2020
We’re very pleased to announce that recruitment experts Tru Talent (formally Rise.) are returning as official Bournemouth 7s Festival Sponsors for 2020. Tru Talent’s mission is to change the face of recruitment through honesty and compassion – for both clients and candidates. Because of their team’s remarkable former MD, Angela Piromalli, Tru Talent is a […]
7 GIFs Showing Why You Should Buy Tickets During Early Bird
Bournemouth 7s 2020 Early Bird Tickets are on sale and they’re around for one month only! If you’re not sure if you want to buy now, you might want to read these 7 reasons to buy your B7s ticket in early bird. We’ve used the magical power of GIFs to hammer the point home. 1. […]
zoneX: Helping You Stay In The Zone at Bournemouth 7s
Smoking or vaping can be unsociable at times. However, there is an alternative. Unlike cigarettes and vape devices, there are no restrictions on using zoneX All White in public. No need to leave festival arenas and loose your friends, and no need to stop the party for some ‘fresh air’. Bournemouth 7s have partnered with […]
Meet the B7s Team: Jon Baker
Jon Baker the Sponsorship-Maker talks Cats, service flaps & Norwegian music acts. Name: Jon Baker Job Title: Commercial Director Nickname: JB How many Bournemouth 7s festivals do you have under your belt? 6 In 10 words, what is your job role? Commercial Director, Sponsors, Partners, Sports, General Admin stuff, and more. What do you do for the rest […]
Can you name these acts who have performed at B7s?
‘I was able to meet my idol’: a B7s ambassador on meeting Haskell & other perks
How did you find the Ambassador Programme? The ambassador programme was easy to sign up to and well run throughout the lead up to the festival with clear guidance and quick help if needed from the guys running the programme! Favourite reward? For me the best reward I earned was the chance to go backstage […]
Meet the B7s Team: Roya Loughlin
Our team sales guru talks about scary balloons, Queen, and Catchphrase. Name: Roya Loughlin Job Title: Sales Manager Nickname: Irish How many Bournemouth 7s festivals do you have under your belt? I’ve had 2 entire festivals now. One was my placement year and then last year was my first as a full-time. In 10 words, what […]
Christmas Rugby Team: The Bournemouth 7s Festive Fifteen
With the big day less than 3 weeks away, we called up the best and baddest Christmas characters to get a run-out as the 2019 Bournemouth 7s Festive Fifteen. 1) Jack Frost The big man’s size makes him a formidable presence in the Front Row and when it comes to big scrums there’s no one […]
Theatre Of Teams: A New Sports Hub #ForOurTeams
B7s teams have always been the beating heart of the festival, and now, for the first time ever, we have created a dedicated area that will be the central hub for players. The Theatre Of Teams will host netball and rugby games, as well as exclusive team activations, seating, toilets and an all-important bar. With […]
B7s New Charity Partner: Wooden Spoon
Bournemouth 7s is proud to be working with Wooden Spoon, the children’s charity of rugby. Wooden Spoon is an organisation that is passionate about improving lives through sport, making them a very welcome 2020 charity partner for Bournemouth 7s Festival. Since founding in 1983, Wooden Spoon have funded projects across the UK and Ireland supporting […]
United Taxis and B7s partner again for 2020!
It’s with absolute pleasure to announce that we have renewed our agreement with United Taxis and they will once again be supplying Bournemouth 7s with a fleet of taxis making your journeys to and from the festival as stress free as possible. United Taxis will be offering flat rates across the weekend to all festival-goers and […]
7 Reasons Why You Should Camp at Festivals
Are you really festivaling if you don’t camp on the site? Before you start disputing whether ‘festivaling’ is a word (it is now), check out these 7 reasons why you should camp at festivals: 1. Meet More People You’re living amongst the true festival crowd for several days. You will meet hilarious, fun and interesting […]
ToroPro are Charging Back to Bournemouth 7s
ToroPro will return as Official Kinesiology Tape Partner at Bournemouth 7s 2020, wrapping-up a third consecutive year at the festival. ToroPro create high quality Kinesiology Tape for joints & muscles. Their Muscle Tape is durable & breathable as well as water resistant (for the harder working/sweatier players). For those prone to injury, there is no longer need for […]
Celeb Spotting: Can you name the celebs who have played and partied at B7s?
Bournemouth 7s Festival has attracted an impressive number of famous faces over the years. Can you name these celebrity attendees with their faces pixelated?
Our 7 to Watch at 2019 Rugby World Cup
1. Sevu Reece | New Zealand Reece’s incredible finishing ability, combination of lightning quick feet and raw power made him a nightmare for defences all year long and this was not ignored by All Blacks coach Steve Hansen who rewarded the world class performances with 3 appearances in the build up to the 2019. Reece […]
Can’t wait for RWC 2019? Take our Rugby World Cup Quiz
With the 2019 Rugby World Cup kicking off this Friday, rugby fever has hit B7s HQ harder than anything Sebastien Chabal ever had to offer. So here’s a quiz to help you while you countdown the hours, minutes, and seconds until the monumental first clash between rugby giants. . . Japan and. . . uh, […]
Bournemouth 7s Festival 2020: #ForOurTeams
We’re kicking off a new decade with a firm commitment to take the sport and entertainment offer #ForOurTeams to a whole new level. We wouldn’t be the festival we are without you wonderful people and we’re going to make sure sports teams and players remain at the very heart of everything we do. Bournemouth 7s […]
Try the NEW Carlsberg Pilsner in the NEW Carlsberg Danish Garden
If you’re not already impressed by all of the ‘NEW’ news that we’ve been delivering in the lead up to B7s 2019, here are a couple more: In pursuit of better, Carlsberg have re-brewed from head to hop and introduced the NEW Carlsberg Danish Pilsner: an improved drinking experience that you can try at Bournemouth […]
Kopparberg are Back, Bringing Black on Tap!
Cider-lovers have been lucky enough to choose from a range of Kopparberg drinks at Bournemouth 7s for many years now, and we’re pleased to announce that they’re back…this time with a new addition. Infusing apple cider with blackberry and blackcurrant, Kopparberg Black will be available exclusively on draught, serving up extra cool refreshment perfect for […]