This was supposed to be a Hail Pelicus that focused on the North American legs of the World
Sevens Series, and yes we will get to that below, but I would be remiss if I
did not talk about the elephant in the room.
(Published February 27, 2020)
With the coronavirus (aka COVID-19) moving the Hong Kong and Singapore legs of the World Sevens Series to October the remaining Series stops become much more important for Olympic preparation. As always in 7s, fitness will be a major factor...
(Published February 20, 2020)
Yes, here we are in mid-February and not only is the
Greatest Referee Society On Earth stretched by the number of games being played
but the schedule makers decided to throw an extra little twist in: this week
the schedule has 4 games...
(Published February 14, 2020)
I AM PELICUS!
Last week noted actor Kirk Douglas passed away at the ripe
old age of 103. While he was a titan of Hollywood whose family continued
his legacy he is perhaps best known for stealing – excuse me, “reimagining” the
traditional greeting passed...
(Published January 30, 2020)
No Quarter For Hamilton
Last weekend saw the World Sevens Series start up again
after the holiday break with the New Zealand leg in Hamilton. As what appears to be the format in 2020,
the quarterfinal round has been eliminated so that puts more...