The Borders is well known as the strong-hold of Scottish rugby producing many international players including many Scottish Rugby captains and the legendary commentator Bill McLaren.
There is a wealth of great rugby clubs in The Borders and the annual 7s series (Kings of the Sevens) offers 10 entertaining tournaments through April and May each year. The most famous of these is the Melrose 7s held in April where the seven-a-side game was invented in 1883.The Melrose rugby sevens attracts teams from around the world who come to compete with local clubs to win the coveted trophy. As well as fantastic rugby it is also a huge social occassion in the town and definatley one not to be missed! Click on the following link for more information http://www.melrose7s.com/
So why not come and take in some thrilling rugby action while staying in the beautiful surroundings of the Eildon Holiday Cottages. We are perfectly located (particularly for the Merose 7s!) for all the tournaments and offer anything from short weekend breaks to longer stays.
For more information on all the rugby 7s tournaments visit http://www.kingsofthesevens.net