Wellington Sevens Parade 2013

Sunny Sevens are here again!

Wellington Batucada in the Sevens Parade 2013Wellington really turned on the weather for the Sevens this year, eh? 10 perfect sunny days in a row with no wind – it’s like a miracle!

We had a fun time taking part in the Sevens Parade again this year. For a change we were assigned to lead the Argentina team’s float, which in Sevens is the closest you’re gonna get to Brazil 🙂 and the lunchtime crowds lining the streets were in good voice as usual.

Here’s a bit of a taster of what went down… Continue reading

Wellington Sevens 2013, day 2

Same stuff, different day…

2013 Sevens day 2 - photo by Lisa LeaskSo here we are again – sunburnt and footsore from yesterday, and a little bit tired and worn out from carrying those big drums all that way…

But you can’t keep a good drummer down, so they say – and it’s very true for all of us. We love drumming and samba and being part of the Wellington Sevens far too much to let a blister or two stop us – so let’s gooooooooo!!! Continue reading