Rugby Teams

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XV's Rugby

Men's National Team

The Swiss Men's XV's National Team beat Germany for the first time in their last official game at the end of February 2020 in history before the Corona pandemic brought game operation on a national level to an end. With this outstanding result, the Swiss team climbed to it's highest-ever World Rugby Men's Ranking of 28th. The Swiss Team finished the last edition of the Rugby Europe Trophy in 2nd place, and will try to repeat its successful performance when the competition re-starts in autumn of 2021.

Women's National Team

The Swiss Women's XV's National Team currently takes on rank No. 35 in World Rugby Women's Ranking. The team is participating in the Rugby Europe Women's Trophy (2nd European division), and finished in 3rd place in its last edition. The Women's XV's team is about to face Czech Republic, Finland, and Sweden upon restart of the competition.

Youths National Teams

The youth national team squads comprise of the boy's U16-U18-U20 teams and a girl's U18 national team. This is the most important moment in the career of a young player, as talents are detected, and players develop their individual and collective skills. The goal: to integrate players in the Swiss Olympic-approved youth development program of the Swiss Rugby Union, to begin their official journey towards becoming national elite athletes. At the U18 and U20 level, Switzerland further aims to qualify for the Rugby Europe Championships.

Olympic Rugby

7's National Teams

Rugby returned to the Olympic program at Rio 2016, when the sevens format provided a captivating showcase for this energetic and thrilling team sport. The standard of competition in both the men’s and women’s games is increasing year on year. The Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games featured an amazing rugby sevens competition. In Switzerland, 7's is played on a national level with men's, women's, and under 18 teams (boys and girls). The Swiss National Men's 7's team plays in the 3rd division in the European Championship "Men's 7 Conference". The Swiss Women's 7's team just completed a 4-year cycle with professional coaches from France in order to build up a squad of 25 competitive players. A new cycle is about to start with younger players to target the qualification for the Paris 2024 Olympic games.



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