TRRA Continuing Education for Referees #4 – Management of Ruck, Tackle & Foul Play

Over the next few weeks we will be providing videos of what the National Panel referees are focusing on. While we aren’t all National Panel referees we can work hard to maintain the same standards. When Texas teams advance beyond our state we want them to be comfortable with the interpretation of the laws, not …

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TRU U23 All Star Team Performs Well at West LAU Tournament

It was a beautiful weekend for rugby at the Air Force Academy fields in Colorado Springs, where four West collegiate select side teams competed to represent their LAUs. Players from the Eastern Rockies Rugby Football Union (ERRFU), Heart of America (HOA), Pacific Mountain West Conference (PMWC), and Texas Rugby Union (TRU) battled it out in …

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Coaching of Match Officials 1 Course (CMO 1) – Denton, TX – May 19, 2012

[CANCELED] – Due to no participants. The Texas Rugby Union will be hosting a Coaching of Match Officials 1 Course (CMO 1) Date: Saturday May 19th, 9:00 to 5:00 Location: Miller of Denton– 2421 N Interstate 35 Denton, TX 76207Lunch will be provided by TRU.Local Contact: Ben Outland 469- 693-6690 benoutland@hotmail.com TRU Contact: Traci Schmidtke …

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Referee L1 Course – (Introduction to Officiating) – Denton, TX – Saturday May 19, 2012

UPDATE 5/18 – ADDRESS CORRECTION – MILLER OF DENTON! UPDATE 5/12 – Course has been moved to Saturday May 19, 2012. Referee L1 Course – (Introduction to Officiating) has been scheduled for: Date: Saturday May 19, 2012, 8:30 am until 4:30pm Location:  Miller of Denton 2421 N Interstate 35  Denton, TX 76207 Local Contact: Ben Outland 469- …

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TRRA Continuing Education for Referees #3 – Try or Not?

Welcome to another edition of an example of a ref situation. This will be a weekly (or often) post that will cover interpretations of laws from TRRA examples. We will use the TRU Facebook Page as a way to discuss and unify our refereeing in Texas. Even if you aren’t a referee we encourage your …

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TRRA Continuing Education for Referees #2 – Points from a Free Kick

Welcome to another edition of an example of a ref situation. This will be a weekly (or often) post that will cover interpretations of laws from TRRA examples. We will use the TRU Facebook Page as a way to discuss and unify our refereeing in Texas. This week we wanted to cover “Points from a Free Kick”. Red …

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TRRA Continuing Education for Referees #1 – Not Releasing

After a great weekend of rugby, Texas Rugby Referee RATO group decided to start a weekly (or often) post that will cover interpretations of laws from TRRA examples. We will use the TRU Facebook Page as a way to discuss and unify our refereeing in Texas. This week we wanted to cover “Not Releasing”. Example: Red …

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1st Annual Southwest Conference Rugby Clinic – March 31, 2012

The Southwest Conference, in partnership with the Panther City Youth Rugby Team, is holding its first annual rugby clinic for all young men, 7th grade to 12th grade. Date: March 31, 2012 Time: 8am check in Place: Gateway Park, Arlington Texas Cost: Nothing, it is free of charge!! This is the perfect opportunity for young …

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