Colombia women's national rugby sevens team

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Colombia
UnionColombian Rugby Federation
Nickname(s)Las tucanes (The toucans)
Coach(es)Laurent Palau
Captain(s)Alejandra Betancur
Team kit
Change kit
World Cup
Appearances0

The Colombia women's national rugby sevens team participates at several international tournaments. Colombia qualified for the 2016 Summer Olympics.[1][2]

Tournament history[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

Olympic Games record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
Brazil 2016 Placement round 12th 5 0 5 0
Total 0 Titles 0/0 5 0 5 0

Pan American Games[edit]

Pan American Games record
Year Round Position Pld W L D
Canada 2015 5th playoff 5th equal 6 1 2 3
Total 0 Titles 1/1 6 1 2 3

South American Championship[edit]

  • 2004 - 3rd
  • 2005 - 4th
  • 2007 - 2nd
  • 2008 - 5th
  • 2009 - 5th
  • 2010 - 2nd
  • 2011 - 5th
  • 2012 - 2nd
  • 2013 - 5th
  • 2014 - 4th
  • 2015 - 1st
  • 2016 - 3rd
  • 2017 - 3rd

Current squad[edit]

The following is the Colombia roster in the women's rugby sevens tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.[3]

Head coach: Laurent Palau

Backs Forwards
2 Nathalie Marchino 1 Nicole Acevedo
4 Khaterinne Medina 3 Alejandra Betancur (c)
6 Isabel Romero 5 Ana Ramírez
8 Solangie Delgado 7 Estefanía Ramírez
9 Camila Lopera 10 Guadalupe López
11 Sharon Acevedo
12 Laura González

References[edit]

  1. ^ worldrugby.org. "Colombia and Argentina book spots at Rio 2016". Retrieved 2016-07-17.
  2. ^ "Argentina and Colombia win South American rugby sevens tournament and guarantee their places at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 2016-08-07. Retrieved 2016-07-17.
  3. ^ "Colombia named their Olympic squad". World Rugby. 13 July 2016.

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