Sevens Players hit the Surf on Gold Coast

first_img (L-R) Peter Tiberio, Jean Baptiste Gobelet, Jesse Parahi at Surfers Paradise beach ahead of the Sevens World Series Two days before the kick-off of the HSBC Sevens World Series 2011/12 at the Gold Coast Sevens, players from defending Series champions New Zealand, tournament hosts Australia and fellow challengers USA and France took to the surf in the first ‘Sevens: Around the World’ challenge.Solomon King (NZ), Jesse Parahi (AUS), Jean-Baptiste Gobelet (FRA) and Peter Tiberio (USA) teamed up for a lesson before taking to the waves on the stunning Gold Coast. GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA – NOVEMBER 23: In this handout image provided by HSBC, (L-R) Peter Tiberio of USA, Jean Baptiste Gobelet of France and Jesse Parahi of Australia walk with surfboards at Surfers Paradise beach ahead of the IRB HSBC Sevens World Series on November 23, 2011 in Gold Coast, Australia. (Photo by Getty Images for HSBC). LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALScenter_img Over the coming season players from all the Sevens teams participating on the World Series will be given the chance to take part in the ‘Sevens: Around the World’ challenges in the lead-up to the nine rounds.Watch the Videolast_img read more