Seattle – Serevi™ today officially announced that Argentina's Santiago Gomez Cora will join the Serevi™ Select side in the inaugural Serevi™ Rugbytown Sevens tournament, August 11th at Infinity Park in Glendale, Colorado.
As captain of Argentina, Santiago Gomez Cora has been called "mercurial... dazzling" in the course of his 61 IRB Sevens World Series tournaments.
Gomez Cora will also participate in the Serevi™Rugby Training Camp for developing players, August 9-10th.
With Gomez Cora joining both Waisale Serevi and England great Ben Gollings, the Serevi™ brand brings-together three of the five highest points scorers in international rugby history, including:
- The highest all-time points scorer in IRB Sevens World Series history – Ben Gollings (2,652 points)
- The highest all-time try scorer in IRB Sevens World Series history – Santiago Gomez Cora (230 tries)
- The most-accomplished player in international rugby: The 4th-leading points scorer; with a record seven IRB Rugby World Cup appearances; winner of two IRB World Cup titles; winner of the IRB Sevens World Series title as player and coach of Fiji, and; winner of a record seven Hong Kong Sevens championships – Waisale Serevi.
"I'm pleased to have my good friends Santiago and Ben join me in Colorado," said Serevi. "For many years we had the opportunity to play against each other in rugby's highest-level competitions. Now, for the first time ever, we'll have the opportunity to combine our efforts on the field in Glendale, to give back to the game through youth, and bring top-class rugby to the USA, the world's most promising rugby market."
To register for the Serevi™ Rugby Training Camp for ages 13 & up:
For tickets to the Serevi™ Rugbytown Sevens tournament, visit: