1. 56969

      Wales

      liam jones | Wales | Abergele

      My team: Abergele RFC, Bangor university RFC
      It is just a valid sport as any other.
    2. 56881

      Wales

      Liam Riordan | Wales | Llanelli

      My team: Scarlets
      The Olympics has a large variety of sports, all that challenge the physical fitness of individuals on differing levels and styles. Other for teamwork. Rugby is the embodiment of teamwork, style and fitness of individuals. Rugby is a global sport. Let is be represented in a global stage.
    3. 56765

      Wales

      Eurig WYN | Wales

    4. 56573

      Wales

      John Price | Wales

    5. 56238

      Wales

      samuel rogers | Wales | crosskeys

      My team: risca
      because its banging mate
    6. 56060

      Wales

      Owen Owens | Wales | Caernarfon

      My team: Caernarfon
    7. 55860

      Wales

      Rachel Smith | Wales | Cardiff

      My team: Llanelli Scarlets
      Either 7s or full XVs would be brilliant - if namby pamby football is in there, why aren't we!??
    8. 55591

      Wales

      Stephen Parrott | Wales

    9. 55501

      Wales

      Jacob Brice | Wales

    10. 55494

      Wales

      Richard Brice | Wales | cardiff

      My team: Pentyrch RFC
    11. 55474

      Wales

      Rhidian John | Wales | London

      My team: Neath RFC
      Perfect sport for filling the stadium before the athletics! Good range of competitive countries playing 7's.
    12. 55469

      Wales

      Gavin Reeves | Wales

    13. 55462

      Wales

      Ieuan Williams | Wales | Mold

      My team: The Ospreys
      Because is the epitome of Olympic sport, speed, strength, guile, skills and above all teamwork!
    14. 55460

      Wales

      gwilym bee | Wales | caernarfon

      My team: scarlets
      its the nost played ameture sport in the uk
    15. 55411

      Wales

      mark crowley | Wales | Cardiff

      My team: Cardiff
      It embodies the truest olympian ethos of competitive physical team sports
    16. 55239

      Wales

      gareth owens | Wales | Caerdydd

      My team: Blues
    17. 55195

      Wales

      Clive Pedwell | Wales

    18. 55150

      Wales

      Huw Evans | Wales | Conwy

      My team: Nant Conwy
      Rugby is a well-established game that draws huge crowds for international events. It is a good test of athleticism and team spirit and totally in keeping with Olympic ethios.
    19. 55097

      Wales

      Emyr Jones | Wales | LLanfairpwll

      My team: Ospreys
      It's a great sporting spectacle fitting for the Olympic stage.
    20. 54763

      Wales

      eryl davies | Wales

      My team: caernarfon
      why not , world coverage , rugby is for all shape and sizes ,its a team game,
    21. 54741

      Wales

      Daniel Whisby | Wales | Gloucester

      My team: Bath!!
      Because it's awesome!
    22. 54715

      Wales

      John Evans | Wales | London

      My team: Ospreys & Wales
      Rugby's values conform to the Olympic ideal
    23. 54669

      Wales

      Iolo Evans | Wales

    24. 54604

      Wales

      geraint pari huws | Wales

    25. 54552

      Wales

      David Owen | Wales

    26. 54340

      Wales

      gareth williams | Wales | Llanrug

      My team: Caernarfon
      You know it makes sence .... Get it in there!!!!
    27. 54329

      Wales

      Dewi Jones | Wales | Caernarfon

      My team: Clwb Rygbi Caernarfon R.F.C.
      Most other 'popular' sports partake in the games plus rugbu is adaptable and exciting.
    28. 54268

      Wales

      David Blythin | Wales | Conwy

      My team: Wales
      Rugby is the finest spectator sport and ought to be in the Olympics.
    29. 53906

      Wales

      Penelope Cook | Wales

    30. 53557

      Wales

      Tracy Davies | Wales | Bangor

      My team: Bangor university
      It is pone of the best games in the world, and it would give smaller groups a change to be recognised.
    31. 53444

      Wales

      geraint fisher | Wales

    32. 52856

      Wales

      Ryan Hillier | Wales | Cardiff

      My team: Wales
      well u got ping pong but no rugby
    33. 52828

      Wales

      andrew reynolds | Wales

      My team: Scarlets
      because i said so
    34. 52827

      Wales

      rupert miles | Wales | Bristol

      My team: Bristol Rugby
      Its a global sport and not just a niche. Sevens is the perfect format for all nations to take part as it is very different to the 15 man game and is not ALL about size and power. Its a brilliant spectator sport
    35. 52578

      Wales

      ryan welch | Wales

      My team: Wales
    36. 52332

      Wales

      Joe Mugford | Wales

    37. 52157

      Wales

      Cynthia Williams | Wales | Neath

      My team: Ospreys
    38. 52125

      Wales

      Gary Phillips | Wales

    39. 51973

      Wales

      Pranav Gondhia | Wales | Northampton

      My team: Northampton Saints
      The game of rugby fits in with the true Olympian spirit. Hard fought competition for pride and glory and yet everyone plays and everyone is shown the utmost respect when players leave the field, from the officials to the players themselves. Rugby is truly an inclusive sport where regardless of size, shape or speed there is always a place for any potential player. It would be a perfect fit.
    40. 51839

      Wales

      Pauline AnwylJones | Wales

    41. 51766

      Wales

      Adam Williams | Wales | Chester

      My team: Gloucester
      It's a fantastic sport that has a long-standing heritage and a huge following right down to grass roots level
    42. 51389

      Wales

      Stuart Murray | Wales

      My team: Dunvant RFC
      It is a sport for all, male, female, large , small, strong , fast, and skillfull, now played by countries big and small , look at the IRB sevens
    43. 51384

      Wales

      Lyn Hull | Wales | Cardiff

      My team: Wales
      Why shouldn't it be? A fabulous sport enjoyed by everyone the World over.Fantastic sportsmen in evry sense of the word
    44. 51372

      Wales

      Nigel Morgans | Wales | Cardiff

      My team: Cardiff Blues
      Because it is worldwide and offers access to all. Widening viewing equals creating more opprtunity.
    45. 51366

      Wales

      Dorian Dorian Samuel | Wales

      My team: Dunvant RFC
      Why should Rugby be Olympic? Because it is a worldwide sport with a great amateur tradition and is worthy of inclusion both in 7aside and 15 person format!
    46. 51317

      Wales

      Carwyn James Wooldridge | Wales | Ystrad Mynach, Glamorgan

      My team: Ynysddu R.F.C
      Its a fast and open games and entertaining to watch! The sport is becoming bigger in other country's too so why not.
    47. 51254

      Wales

      Ian Wayne Hooper | Wales | Cardiff

      My team: Cardiff RFC & Blues
      7's has a perfect set up,game time & development worldwide to be an olympic sport - shame it cannot be in 2012
    48. 51243

      Wales

      Richard Manley | Wales | Buckley

      one of the most popular sports in the world and is a sport that is growing day by day. It would also benefit both rugby and the olympics if it was involved.
    49. 51239

      Wales

      Lydia Hartland | Wales | newport

      My team: cardiff blues
      cuz its flippin amazing
    50. 51234

      Wales

      karl roberts | Wales | bangor

      My team: bangor/wales
      because its the best and most competative sports in my opinion. it would be just as big a hit as the athletics olympics thats how good it could be
    51. 51230

      Wales

      Joe Starling | Wales | Bangor

      My team: Bangor RFC
      The greatest sport in the world should have been in the olympics years ago, simple.
    52. 51229

      Wales

      jack taylor | Wales | cardiff

      My team: blues, wales, b&i lions
      Rugby has the power to bring people together
    53. 51228

      Wales

      Aaron Larking | Wales | newport

      My team: newport gwent dragons
      its exciting, its fast and can be fitted in to the olympics better than football plus a better atmosphere
    54. 51216

      Wales

      Steve James | Wales | Cwmbran

      My team: Cardiff Blues
      because it's way more of a sport than anything other poxy olympic event
    55. 51205

      Wales

      alun byrne | Wales | flintshire

      My team: mold
      it is a massive sport and the committed professionals deserves the opportunity to be olympians!
    56. 51197

      Wales

      Rob Manley | Wales

    57. 51196

      Wales

      James Berry | Wales | Swansea

      My team: Fall Bay RFC
    58. 51173

      Wales

      Richard Jenkins | Wales | Blaengarw

      My team: Blaengarw RFC
    59. 51161

      Wales

      Rhiann Lewis | Wales

    60. 51156

      Wales

      Ashley Pimble | Wales | Newport

      My team: Newport gwent dragons
      Because rugby is a national sport within wales scotland ireland and also england and has many many followers, and i think rugby should be included in the olympics becuase its a game that everyone loves !!
    61. 51117

      Wales

      George David | Wales | Cardiff

      My team: Cardiff Blues
      Rugby is a fast game where something is always happening. It also gives other nations a chance to get a gold medal in the Olympics.
    62. 51111

      Wales

      William Roberts | Wales | Swansea

      My team: Osprays
    63. 51107

      Wales

      Katrina Morris | Wales | Swansea

    64. 51101

      Wales

      samantha biggs | Wales | cardiff

      My team: cardiff blues
    65. 50733

      Wales

      Mick Rees | Wales | Swansea

      My team: Ospreys
      Wales might win something
    66. 50639

      Wales

      Gareth Dupre | Wales | Newport

      My team: Newport Gwent Dragons
    67. 50637

      Wales

      Nick Warburton | Wales | Newport, South Wales

      My team: Newport Gwent Dragons
      Rugby is becoming a global sport which has always united it's fans throughout the world. Rugby supports travel the world to follow their teams and would bring a true carnival atmosphere to the Games. Rugby is a game of intelligence, power, speed and agility offering 80 minutes of excitement and importantly - entertainment. Through Rugby the young can learn some of life's basic but fundamental life skills and competencies such as the desire and motivation to succeed, the ability to deal with failure and success, team work and co-operation, resilience and determination, confidence and communication skills - what other activities can offer so much and MORE! Rugby is a truly gladiatorial but honourable sport with the majority of players being fantastic role models who contribute to their local community and that of the communities they visit - look at the lions this summer. Rugby is fast becoming a global game and the inclusion in the games will only further enhance this.
    68. 50559

      Wales

      James Evans | Wales

    69. 50492

      Wales

      Morag Roberts | Wales | Bangor

      My team: Wales
    70. 50403

      Wales

      Justin Musson | Wales

      My team: London Welsh
    71. 50332

      Wales

      Michael May | Wales

    72. 50293

      Wales

      Mike Griffin | Wales | Rosario, Argentina

      My team: Llanelli
      Commonwealth Games, Asian Games, Indian Ocean Games, South Pacific Games and Panamerican games from next year...
    73. 50107

      Wales

      Rhys Denny | Wales | London

      My team: Cardiff Blues
      It is a sport like no other that encompasses all the attributes needed for a modern olympian as well as a fantastic social side.
    74. 50091

      Wales

      Marcus Davies Bateman | Wales | London

      My team: Wales
      becasue it is a fantastic, competitive and enthralling sport which would capture the imaginations of the fans and raise its profile
    75. 50009

      Wales

      david Lancelott | Wales

    76. 50007

      Wales

      Jack Lancelott | Wales | wales

    77. 49982

      Wales

      DAVID HEATH | Wales

      rugby 7s
    78. 49929

      Wales

      GARETH STAPLES | Wales | LONDON

      My team: CARDIFF BLUES
      The most exciting team sport in the world with the best atmosphere which would fit perfectly with the olympic image
    79. 49925

      Wales

      James O'Brien | Wales | Cardiff

      My team: Cardiff Blues
      Because its a fast, fun and entertaining team sport that is always played in the spirit of the Olympics and would be perfect to get the crowds in.
    80. 49923

      Wales

      justin burrell | Wales | cardiff

      My team: glamorgan wanderers
      its fast entertaining and already popular..kids everywhere can play with little equipment
    81. 49900

      Wales

      Barrie Darby | Wales | Bristol

      My team: Scarlets
      7's rugby would be a great addition to the Olympics.
    82. 49895

      Wales

      Gareth Despres | Wales | Bristol

      My team: Bristol
      Rugby Union is a vastly competitive sport, played in the right spirit with great sportsmanship and respect by all who are involved. It is a physical battle, played and watched by Gentlemen and Women. It is a hugely popular sport that is fast growing all over the world. Exciting to watch, usually closely contested games, fast paced and requires enormous skill, strength, stamina, presence and calmness of mind. This is the worlds greatest game.
    83. 49801

      Wales

      Robert Locke | Wales | Port Talbot

      My team: Taibach
    84. 49713

      Wales

      John Elliott | Wales

    85. 49681

      Wales

      Jonny Roberts | Wales

    86. 49379

      Wales

      Lyndon Bigmore | Wales | Newport

      My team: Newport
      Because it can be played by anyone without resorting to expensive equipment like horses
    87. 49363

      Wales

      William Brazell | Wales | Newport

    88. 49237

      Wales

      Nigel Williams | Wales

    89. 49205

      Wales

      Caerwyn Jones | Wales | Wrexham

      My team: Wales
    90. 49173

      Wales

      Ian James | Wales

    91. 49100

      Wales

      Huw Jones | Wales | Singapore

      My team: Wales
      If soccer is then why can't we have a sevens competition at least? Seven's competitions take place around the globe and take a matter of days to complete...it's a no-brainer to me!

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