FAQ 1

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How do the sanctioning rights protect you from competitive products (e.g. Super Sevens) or what’s the downside of having non-sanctioned competitions, etc.?

 

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FAQ 2

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Not understanding the “franchise” model from an investment perspective, does a “franchise” investment give you equity in GP's “first event” or do you just own 'a franchise', and what actually are the different investment options?

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FAQ 3

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Competitively how “city-based” US franchises (e.g. Chicago, NY, etc.) are supposed to compete against international powerhouses? Who is playing for these franchises and where does the talent come from, how is it divided, etc.?

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With the rights for so long, why hasn’t GP had any events or leveraged its rights to date? What has happened to date with GP and why hasn’t it worked?

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FAQ 4


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Do you have the teams, location and date, and a media partner confirmed for your first event?

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FAQ 5


 

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When do the Rugby games play in accordance to the NFL schedule, since they play on Sunday, Monday and Thursday then on Saturday's for play-off?

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FAQ 6


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Who are Grand Prix?  World Rugby?  USA Rugby?  USA Sevens?  HSBC Tournament?  How are they all related?  What are their roles?

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FAQ 7


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Grand Prix:  What are Grand Prix Network, Grand Prix Rugby, Grand Prix Studios, Grand Prix Digital.  What's the organizational structure?  Is management of each entity independent or collective?

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FAQ 8


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Relationship with USA Rugby:  What does USA Rugby do?  How does the agreement create a bar to competition?

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FAQ 9


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Investment:  What are the investment opportunities?  Cost?  Does investment include equity in all GP entities?  If not, why?  How are proceeds being used?  What's actual cost of staging the Championship?  What's the expected recoupment period?

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