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The U.S. Army is the largest and oldest branch of the U.S. military, dedicated to defending the nation's security and interests at home and abroad. With a proud history of service and sacrifice, the U.S. Army embodies core values of loyalty, duty, respect, selfless service, honor, integrity, and personal courage.


The MIAMI SHARKS is Florida's professional rugby team. The Sharks play in Major League Rugby (MLR) at AutoNation Sports Field at the Inter Miami CF's Florida Blue Training Center in Ft. Lauderdale. The Sharks play at the highest level of professional rugby in the United States and are Major League Rugby's newest franchise. 


INTERNATIONAL TRY ZONE (ITZ) is the Official Equipment and Apparel Supplier to the the Tropical 7s. Based out of Ohio with over 60 years combined involvement in rugby the company is  dedicated to helping your team be ready to take the pitch including custom kits, team wear, referee wear and rugby equipment.

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Banana Boat Sunscreen as born at Florida’s sunny Miami Beach in 1976 and have been protecting fun under the sun for 40 years and counting. Their dedication to safety and high-quality sunscreen means guaranteed fun-in-the sun protection that you can trust every day. Whether spray, lotion or stick, our easy-to-apply products are designed with one idea in mind: to help you enjoy every moment outdoors.


Unilink Sports is a university placement service for rugby players that allows athletes to continue their playing career while earning a Bachelors or Masters degree in the United Kingdom or Europe. Unilink offers a free placement service that connects the rugby athlete with universities based on academic preferences. Unilink guides athletes through the application process and helps them match up with the most suitable programs for them.

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The TROPICAL 7s is recognized by USA Rugby as an official development camp for rugby referees. USA Rugby's referee development camp integrates fully into the tournament's referee programme and satisfies the the officiating needs of the tournament while providing a unique opportunity to further the development of match official sin the United States.


Founded in 1975, USA Rugby is the national governing body for the sport of rugby in America, and a Full Sport Member of the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) and World Rugby. Event Sanctioning is the means by which USA Rugby accident and liability insurance coverage is extended to tournaments outside of league competition. 


Event Connect is the official accommodation booking and tournament management software provider to the Tropical 7s, offering  concrete solutions for the pain points surrounding group travel with an easily accessible interface, exclusive hotel inventory, and dedicated support for team travel accommodations.

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The Tampa Bay Sports Commission is a private, non-profit, 501c3, charitable corporation that serves the entire Tampa Bay area as the lead organization for bidding on and hosting premier sports and entertainment events and creating social and economic impact throughout the Tampa Bay region. 


The Tournament Sportsplex of Tampa Bay, the venue for the Tropical 7s, is a multi-sports facility designed to attract elite tournaments to the Tampa Bay Area.  The state-of-the art facility features 15 full size fields and is conveniently located close to many of Central Florida's tourism attractions, a number of different airports  and a wide range of hotels.

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The Florida Sports Foundation, a 501(C) 3 non-profit corporation, is the official sports promotion and development organization for the State of Florida. It is charged with the promotion and development of professional, amateur, recreational sports, and physical fitness opportunities that produce a thriving Florida sports industry and environment.

Newman Coach Lines is the official Group Transport Provider for the Tropical 7s and offers discounted rates to participating teams.  Newman Coach Lines has been offering quality ground transportation services throughout Tampa Bay and surrounding areas since 2003.  To receive a quotation, please visit

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