The British & Irish Lions Sponsor, HSBC hosted a cocktail reception in Hong Kong the week preceding the 2012 Hong Kong Rugby 7's.
The evening event welcomed the great and good of the rugby world who had flown into Hong Kong to attend the Greatest Rugby Sevens tournament in the World, the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens. Guests included representatives from the HKRFU, HK Rugby clubs, sponsors and The British & Irish Lions including many of the players who ran out representing their country a week later at the sevens.
The reception was hosted by Giles and launched the build up to the 2013 Lions Tour to Australia.
The home nations are building up to September's World Cup, which is now just three weeks away, and we are here to wrap up the week's goings on with a particular focus on the British & Irish Lions involved.
In the fifth of a series of interviews, British & Irish Lions fans reminisce on their favourite tour memories. Here Colin Moffitt recounts his trip to Australia for the triumphant 2013 tour against the Wallabies.
Victory on a British & Irish Lions tour, alongside some memorable performances in the red of Wales, has seen Mike Phillips follow in the footsteps of legendary compatriots like JPR Williams and Phil Bennett - and it is a legacy he may have been destined to join since his junior days at Whitland RFC.
There is nothing quite like being on Tour! The buzz and atmosphere generated on a Lions Tour is memorable. Here's what some of the travelling fans thought of their trip to Australia in 2013. Secure your place for New Zealand 2017 at www.lionstour.com
Ryan Grant displayed some impressive singing skills while on tour with the British & Irish Lions. The full release of Lions Raw will be available on DVD and Blu-Ray from October 28th. Pre-order on Amazon.