Early ticket sales to the Hong Kong Sevens 2022 open tomorrow! Here’s where to get your Rugby Sevens tickets, what to expect at this year’s event and more…
Get your wacky costumes ready and start practising your chants! After several cancellations, the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens is set to return this November! The landmark sporting event will be held over three days from Friday, 4 November to Sunday, 6 November at Hong Kong Stadium. The November Hong Kong Sevens 2022 event has been added as an additional 11th tournament at the beginning of the 2023 World Rugby Sevens Series. There will be a second event in Hong Kong in early April 2023.
With social distancing restrictions still in place in the city, we can’t expect the Rugby Sevens to look the same this year. Here’s what we know so far about what to expect at the Hong Kong Sevens 2022 and how to snag tickets!
Editor’s Note: We’ll make sure to keep updating this guide with the latest updates, so bookmark this page to stay in the know!
How Can You Buy A Ticket To The Hong Kong Sevens 2022?
Tickets to the Hong Kong Sevens 2022 are currently available for pre-order for members of a local Hong Kong rugby club. Tickets are priced at $1,950 for admission to all three days. Single-day tickets will not be available.
Sign up to the Hong Kong Sevens mailing list for early access to tickets on Wednesday, 28 September, before ticket sales open to the public 24 hours later.
A limited number of children’s tickets will be available for purchase by members of Mini Rugby Clubs. Children under 2 years do not require a ticket to enter.
Tickets will only be available for purchase from the official HKRU Ticketing website.
Which Teams Will Be Attending The Hong Kong Sevens 2022?
All current core World Sevens Series teams will be attending this year’s Hong Kong Sevens, including teams from Argentina, Australia, Canada, Fiji, France, Great Britain, Ireland, Japan, Kenya, New Zealand, Samoa, South Africa, Spain, USA, Uruguay and of course, Hong Kong!
It has been confirmed that the Hong Kong Men’s Sevens team will be playing in the tournament, however there will be no women’s event this year. The April 2023 Hong Kong Sevens will feature both men’s and women’s Series teams for the first time ever.
What Social Distancing Measures Will Be In Place At The Hong Kong Sevens 2022?
All attendees will need to present their Leave Home Safe Vaccine Pass to enter the stadium. Spectators will also need to keep their face masks on at all times, except when eating or drinking, and be seated in groups of no more than eight.
See here for a list of the current rules and regulations of Hong Kong Stadium.
Will You Be Allowed To Eat And Drink Inside The Stadium?
Under the current rules for LCSD venues, attendees will be allowed to consume beverages, including alcohol, whilst sat in the spectator stands. The answer to whether you would be able to eat at the Hong Kong Sevens 2022 is still unclear.