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ORLANDO, FLORIDA 19 FEBRUARY 2017 -- Innovative rugby supplier International Try Zone (ITZ) has joined the TROPICAL 7s family as its exclusive Official Rugby Apparel & Equipment Partner for the 2017 TROPICAL 7s to take place this April in Orlando, Florida USA.

“We are excited to welcome ITZ to our team as a partner for rugby equipment and apparel for our inaugural event,” said TROPICAL 7s Executive Director John Siner. “Tropical 7s shares the same principles that ITZ promotes, including providing a higher level of professionalism within the sport of rugby, and to meet the needs of the international community with a passion to do things right.”

ITZ is an American company formed by business professionals involved in rugby to help grown the game in a way that is respected and professional. Centered around Laws 1-6 of the Game, ITZ strives to meet all the needs for the rugby community via quality products developed by a team of experienced rugby people and a focus on customer service and delivery. Already a supplier to host of different clubs and schools, ITZ continues to expand its business and grow its brand internationally.

“We liked what we saw from the Tropical 7s management team and are excited to be working with such accomplished professionals,” said Mark Andrade of ITZ. “After hearing their vision to create a top 7s international tournament in Florida, we were impressed and are lucky to be selected as such a key partner.”

The ITZ team boasts over 60 combined years involvement in rugby from playing, coaching and administering and have developed a keen understanding of the rugby customer’s needs including custom kits, team wear, referee wear and rugby equipment.

The first edition of the TROPICAL 7s takes place on 14/15 April 2017 in Orlando, Florida USA. The event will host teams from around the world at the youth and collegiate levels -- including teams from England, Mexico and Canada – and continues to take registration for the 2017 event.

More information on ITZ and the great work they are doing in rugby is found at


REGISTER & PAYIn order to register as a participating team in the 2017 TROPICAL 7s -- which will take place Easter week with the competition dates of 14/15 April 2017 -- you must complete the TEAM APPLICATION process including payment information. Upon completion of this application process, you will be notified by TROPICAL 7s directly to confirm your registration in the event.


If you would simply like further information on the event and sign up for updates, you can complete the ENQUIRY FORM form or contact us directly at


For additional information on TROPICAL 7s, check out:

  •  Our WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW section for more information and how to be a part of the TROPICAL 7s -- where  a once-in-a-lifetime experience awaits you in paradise!

We look forward to welcoming you to Orlando for the 2017 TROPICAL 7s!

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