Aber 7's

Held in the lovely seaside town of Aberystwyth; THE biggest Rugby 7s festival in Wales will once again take place on the first bank holiday in May; 30th April - 1st May 2022.

Team entry has now closed however you can still come and enjoy the day by spectating.

Contact the AberSU Student Opportunities Manager, Lucie Gwilt for more details.

Men's Intermediate (Cash Prize) | Men's Beginner

Women's Intermediate (Cash Prize)Women's Beginner

All competitions will run across the entire weekend. The 1st day of the event and morning of the 2nd day shall be played in a league format, with knockout rounds being held on the afternoon of the 2nd day. Dependant on each team’s success in the league format, they will progress into either the Cup, Plate or Bowl knock out competitions of which each will consist of semi-finals and finals.

We are delighted to be working with the University again this year in regards to accommodation for our teams. We have been able to secure a discounted Aber7s rate of £25.20 per person per night (based on minimum 2 night stay) or £31 per person (1 night stay) in their newly refurbished 'BunkHouse' flats. You can enquire by emailing the AU Conference Office on, or find out more information on the BunkHouse here.

Spaces limited, so don't delay with your booking!

Dates: 30 April - 1 May 2022

Entry: Spectators entry to Aber7s 2022 is £5 a day / £8 for both days (cash & contactless payments accepted OR pre-pay online)

Parking: There will be a parking charge for all vehicles; £3 per day or £5 for both days. This will need to be obtained by an AberSU staff member (in Hi Viz) who will be at the parking site OR can be pre-paid online. The car park is located at Padarn United FC, which is next to the main event site. The car park will be closing following the final games on Sunday and will NOT be open until the Tuesday for collection of your vehicle.

Food and Drink: We have a range of food and drink options on the Aber7s site: American Diner, Indian cuisine, Hog roast, ice cream, coffee van and bar. You don’t need to leave the field!

Results: You can follow live results throughout the weekend on

Without the help & support of the local community, this tournament would not be possible and definitely wouldn't have grown to be as popular as it is today.

A big thank you to this year’s sponsors who we are very proud to be working with;   

Team Registration Form | Competitions & Knockout Structure |

Fixtures | Site Map | Rules & Regulations

Entry: Entry is free for your 15 registered players. Any further players will need to purchase weekend entry seperately. Queues can drum up on the first day so make sure to arrive with plenty of time prior to first fixture! Remember, you will all be searched for alcohol by security. If any alcohol is found, it will be confiscated.

Team Registration: From 9:00am on Saturday morning at the Officials Tent on Blaendolau. (Captains only please). Please come let us know that you/your team have arrived.

Fixtures: The first fixtures will begin at 9.30am SHARP on both days. Any team who is late / does not show for a fixture may risk beng withdrawn from the competition.

Gum shields: There will also be a small separate stall selling gum shields.

Presentation: The Awards Presentation will take place at the venue, following the Main Cup Final at approximately 5:30pm on Sunday.