The Argentine National Team of Rugby 7s, Los Choiques, began their preparation to compete for the first time in the Napoli 2019 Summer World Games organized by the FISU.
The Choiques participated in Seven de Tandil, in which they won the Silver Cup. It is the second consecutive event for the national team, which was part of the Seven de Mar Del Plata. On the other hand, at the end of December, a concentration was held in which players from different cities of the country participated, in which the aspirants to represent our country in the Universiade of FISU took anthropometric measurements and the physical trainer carried out evaluations to have tools in order to plan the process of the previous campus to Napoli.
The Argentine team has already participated in three World Cups of the FISU (2014, in Brazil, 2016 in Wales and 2018 in Namibia) and the South American University Games Bogotá 2017, in which they won the sub-championship.
Besides the work for the great challenge of participating, for the first time, in the World University Games of Summer of the FISU, the Choiques are already in 2020, year in which we will host the University World Rugby Sevens in the city of La Plata.