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The AS UdL-men's rugby sevens team wins the French university championship

From May 17, 2018 to May 18, 2018

The sixth SG Sevens, which took place on Friday, May 17 and Saturday, May 18, 2019 in Epernay (Marne), crowned the Université de Lyon’s rugby sevens team the new French University Champions in the elite men’s category.

The Université de Lyon's student athletes set themselves apart with their victory in the elite men’s category of the French University Rugby Championship, which was held on May 17 and 18 in Épernay.

The competition was fierce in the finals between the Université de Lyon and the Université de La Rochelle. For their first game at this stage of the competition, both teams participated in an intense match which could have gone either way, but was marked by a 14-7 victory for Lyon.

The Université de Lyon congratulates the entire AS UdL team, as well as the INSA Lyon for its double in the men’s academic category.