Ten things we loved about the World Cup

Sadly the Rugby World Cup has come to an end for another four years, but we’re pleased with the result – well done to the All Blacks on a well deserved victory.

It’s been a great few weeks of Rugby action. Here are some of the things we’ve loved about it from VIP Backpackers – feel free to share your own comments.

1. The haka – it just seems to get better and better.

2. That Australia at least got a third place.

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Upcoming Rugby action this week

We hope you’ve all been keeping up with the Rugby World Cup action from New Zealand, particularly the Wallabies opening game taking out Italy!

If you missed the opening ceremony there are some great snippets on YouTube including this one:

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5 things to do off the field during NZ’s Rugby World Cup

The Rugby World Cup gets underway in just a few days – on September 9th – and will literally be a clash of the titans as teams like the Springboks, the Wallabies and All Blacks go head to head. Check this video out to take a look at some of the action that will feature in the coming weeks:


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