Wales face the daunting prospect of taking on Olympic gold medallists and defending series champions Fiji, along with Argentina and Canada, in the opening round of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series in Dubai.
Wales Sevens head coach Gareth Williams looks back on the Rio Sevens success where he helped GB win silver. He believes the successful campaign is a huge boost to his Welsh squad as they prepare for another World Series, as WRU TV's Graeme Gillespie discovers
With rugby sevens riding the crest of a wave on the back of the heroics of GB men in Rio, Wales assistant 7s coach Richie Pugh is dangling the carrot of Olympic selection for Tokyo in front of the teams taking part in next week's Foster's 7s at BT Cardiff Arms Park.
Having seen GB Women narrowly miss out on a medal, GB men's head coach Simon Amor has told his squad to "play to your full potential and enjoy every single moment" when they begin their campaign against Kenya this afternoon.
Cardiff Blues Academy youngster Dane Blacker stole the show as Cardiff Blues stripped arch-rivals the Dragons of their Singha Premiership Sevens title in dramatic style at the BT Sport Cardiff Arms Park.