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The men's and women's Rugby Sevens teams of Colombia are both in Argentina dreaming of securing qualification for the 2014 Pan American Games to be played in Toronto in July. In order to do so a top two finish is required at this weekend's Sevens event in Mar del Plata. It is a tough assignment for both teams due to Colombia being relative new-comers to rugby compared to others involved. Rapid progress has nonetheless taken place. In recording big wins over Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela Colombia was undefeated in the 2014 South American Championship. Similar performances are now needed to qualify for Toronto.