New Zealand Sevens teams will also be competing for gold for the first time when rugby returns to the Olympics at Rio de Janeiro in 2016.
The game is administered by the New Zealand Rugby Union (NZRU), formed in 1892. This is one of New Zealand’s largest sporting organizations, and is charged with fostering, developing, promoting, and representing the game of rugby in New Zealand.
For more information about New Zealand rugby, visit www.allblacks.com.
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