重庆：Taofia Junior Tuimauga（萨摩亚）、Michael Chwin Ma Xiao Jun（肯尼亚）
杭州：Albright Munashe Mungoni（津巴布韦）、Obert Chitokwindo（津巴布韦）、David Ruach Cohen（南非）
武汉：Mareko Timoteo Lemamea（萨摩亚）
昆明：Ratu Totivi Dakainiviti Ralulu（斐济）
福建：Romeo Zacharia Thabo Nkomo（南非）
境外：Dylan Oldfield（澳大利亚）、Joseph Krassenstein柯雅星（美国）、Antoine Peres（法国）、Peter Samuela Wong（斐济）、Jessica Lu（美国）
Global Trial for Chinese Rugby National Teams Is On!
Oct. 28th, 2017, Beijing
Global Trial for Chinese Men’s and Women’s National Rugby Teams is on this Saturday!!!
Are you an excellent athlete? Do you have what it takes to compete on the international stage? Now it’s time to prove yourself! The chosen ones might be able to represent China to participate in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics! Apply now for the chance of a lifetime!
Organizing Committee: Chinese Rugby Football Association (CRFA)、Beijing Guoao Golden Laurel Sports & Culture Corporate
This announcement is addressed to talents all over the world:
To prepare for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, and to lay foundation for the planned Chinese Professional Rugby Football League, the Chinese men’s and women’s national rugby sevens teams will be rebuilt after the 2017 National Games. The new Chinese national teams might train overseas on a long-term basis.
All who meet the selection requirements are welcomed to participate and applications are not restricted to rugby players in provincial teams, clubs, or social teams. This also includes athletes who play other sports, such as football, basketball, handball, and track & field. After we published the requirements for open selection in August, we received applications from all over the world. After initial assessments, the following candidates are invited to trial on Saturday 28th, OCT, 2017:
Beijing: Boqiao Bruce Li (China)
Shanghai: Haonan Tommy Guo(Chinese Hong Kong), Sofie Fella (Germany)
Chongqing: Taofia Junior Tuimauga (Samoa)、Michael Chwin Ma Xiao Jun (Kenya)
Hangzhou: Albright Munashe Mungoni (Zimbabw), Obert Chitokwindo (Zimbabwe), David Ruach Cohen (South Africa),
Wuhan: Mareko Timoteo Lemamea(Samoa)
Kunming: Ratu Totivi Dakainiviti Ralulu (Fiji)
Fujian: Romeo Zacharia Thabo Nkomo (South Africa)
Overseas: Dylan Oldfield (Australia), Joseph Krassenstein (USA), Antoine Peres (France), Peter Samuela Wong (Fiji),Jessica Lu (USA)
Not only candidates mentioned above can participate in this trial. If you are not on the list, but you feel more than capable, WELCOME!!!Please contact the Contact Person to participate.We also welcome spectators and walk-ons! BRING IT ON!
Details of trial are as following:
1. Time: 9am-6pm 28th-29th, OCT, 2017
2. Location of Trial: Pitch at Yanjing Beer Sports Center， enter through the north gate of Yanjing Beer Corporation(in Chinese: 北京市顺义区顺泰路与燕京路交叉口东100米路南燕京啤酒集团公司北门进入体育场)
Registration and Accommodation: Jinchao Yuma International Hotel, 10 Xiangyang East Road, Shunyi District, Beijing, China (In Chinese: 北京市顺义区马坡向阳东路10号金潮玉玛国际酒店)
3. Trial (Test):
a. 10 meter sprint
b. 40 meter sprint
c. Vertical Jump
e. Rugby match
4. Please bring everything you need for tests and matches. Advised: flat shoes for track & field, spikes for natural grass pitch and sportswear (spikes for track & field will not be needed)
5. If you are selected, you will be offered 120,000 to 150,000 RMB a year. There is no limit to your annual salary if you are extremely capable.
6. We mainly invite athletes who have experiences in handball, basketball, soccer, volleyball, decathlon, 100 meter sprint, 200 meter sprint and 400 meter sprint to participate in this trial. If athletes are equally qualified, the ones with rugby background will be selected.
7. Contact Person: Ms Zhang (Tel: +86 18810642298)
8. Fees for pitch, equipment and the organizing committee will be covered by Beijing Guoao Golden Laurel Sports & Culture Corporate.
TV networks from all over the country will be present to cover the trial. The Fijian Embassy and the Samoan Embassy will send personnel to witness the trial.
We sincerely invite all athletes across the world to participate in this trial. Information of trial is as above. If your name is not on the list above, but you fulfill all requirements, fees for domestic traveling, meals and accommodation for two days will be reimbursed by Beijing Guoao Golden Laurel Sports & Culture Corporate. Candidates which do not fulfill all requirements will pay for their own expenses. Meals and accommodation are 275 RMB a day.
A. For rugby players, you should
a. Agree with the five core values of World Rugby (Integrity, Passion, Solidarity, Discipline and Respect).
c. Possess outstanding rugby skills or show great rugby potentials.
d. Fulfill or be willing to fulfill World Rugby eligibility requirements if you are a foreign player (explained below).
B. For other talented athletes who are not rugby players but have rugby potentials, you should
a. Be a morally and behaviorally upstanding individual,
c. If you are a foreign player who meets the recruiting standards, you must also fulfill, or be willing to fulfill the eligibility requirements of World Rugby, (See eligibility criteria listed below).
C. World Rugby Eligibility Criteria
Subject to WR Regulation 8.2, a Player may only play for the senior fifteen-aside National Representative Team, the next senior fifteen-a-side National Representative Team and the senior National Representative Sevens Team of the Union of the country in which:
The existing World Rugby eligibility criteria set out in Regulation 8.1 will be maintained. This is based on the Player having a genuine, close, credible and established national link with:
a. the country in which the Player was born; or
b. the country in which one parent or grandparent of the Player was born; or
c. the country in which the Player has completed sixty consecutive months of Residence immediately preceding the time of playing(apply as of December 31 2020 ); or
d. the country in which the Player has completed ten years of cumulative Residence preceding the time of playing; and
e. for Olympic Event participation, the nationality of the Union or country the Player wishes to represent is also required.