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Heineken Kinsale Sevens 2012
Posted by Kinsale Advertiser on 11 May 2012

Heineken Kinsale 7s 2012 Final Report.

The 24th HK7s was another major success, with teams coming from around the globe to compete in this annual rugby summer festival. The weather was very good for the entire weekend and players and spectators enjoyed plentiful sunshine on Saturday and Sunday. Kinsale attracted a good few Rugby celebs over the weekend with Paul Wallace and Frankie Sheehan enjoying the rugby on Saturday. On Sunday Liefimi Mafi and his family came down to meet relatives and friends and support the event. Peter O'Mahony and Simon Zebo enjoyed the rugby and chatted with friends and family and supporters for the afternoon.

Saturday Results:
Mens Susies Exiles (Holland) 36-5 UCD (IRE)
Ladies - Green Lightening (IRE) 17-0 Wooden Spoon (UK)
Sunday Results:
Ladies: Green Lightening (IRE) 19-0 Wooden Spoon(UK)
Ladies Plate: Highfield Lollipops (IRE) 19-19 Mother Ruckin Maulers
Mens Social: Cookie Monsters (IRE) 22-12 Glens Crusaders
Mens Open: Susies Saloon (IRE) 17-10 Moosa Daly Wild Geese (IRE)               
Mens Elite: Susies Exiles (Holland) 43-10 Pride Passion Party (UK)

The event organisers Kinsale Rugby club would like to thank the Munster association of Referees and refs from all over Ireland the UK. Players and coaches from all corners of the globe.
Sponsors: Heineken, Kukri, Pride Passion Party, Quest Software, Hayes Caravan Services, Camara.
Special Thanks To:
The Garda, Red Cross, Cork County Council, Kinsale Town Council, neighbours and the people of Kinsale for their continued support.
Next year we will be celebrating 25 years of the Heineken Kinsale Sevens. Hope you can join us for the momentous rugby party.
-Tomas O'Brien