PROUD SUPPORTERS OF TROPICAL 7s
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.
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.
Back10PROs is the official partner of the Tropical 7s Referee Programme.Back10PROs‘ focus is to provide the best trained and competent Match Officials, Match Organizers & Event Managers for all of our rugby stakeholders needs throughout the United States and eventually our region Rugby Americas North (RAN) while developing strategic partnerships that would include internationally recognized programs. As industry-leading rugby referee specialists, Back10PROs will support the Tropical 7s tournament with dedicated referee coaching and work directly with all Tropical 7s referees during the event.
Event Transport Solutions (ETS) is the official transport solutions provider for the Tropical 7s. ETS provide a team of industry experts who specialize in the planning and delivery of major event transportation plans. ETS is proud to offer a wide spectrum of transport solutions for its clients a one-stop shop for all their requirements.
Event Connect is the official tournament management software provider 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.
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 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.
Next Phase Rugby is an online platform that connects college rugby programs with high school rugby players. The app launched in 2021, and has quickly become the largest online rugby recruiting platform in the country, with hundreds of high school players from the USA and abroad. The college database includes hundreds of men’s and women’s teams across all collegiate divisions.
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.