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Texas Rugby Union Summit Conference

Course Registrations Close Wed, Aug 21 – TRU Summit

The Texas Rugby Union is holding our fifth annual Regional Development Summit on August 23-25 in Allen, TX. We’ve highlighted a few courses over the last few weeks and we’re sending this reminder to make sure you’ve signed up. Course registrations close Wednesday, August 21. As you know, we’re offering multiple tracks in coaching, match officiating, medical, …

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Reds win 2019 Red River Rampage 7s

RRRC Champions Crowned | TOLA 7s Continues – Aug 2

The RRRC 7s Series has completed and we’d like to congratulate the Dallas Reds on taking the men’s seed and representing our union at the USA Rugby National Club 7s Championships. To get there, they defeated NOLA in the​ final 17-0. Although both teams are tied in the standings, the Reds take it in tie …

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Paul Emerick Featured Speaker at HOF Banquet - TRU HOF

Paul Emerick Featured Speaker at HOF Banquet – TRU HOF

Former USA Eagles great Paul Emerick will be a featured speaker at TRU Hall of Fame Banquet August 24 in Allen, Texas.  The dinner and induction ceremony for the Class of 2019 is being held in conjunction with the annual TRU Summit which includes clinics for coaches and referees in addition to several important meetings of …

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Course Spotlights: Coaching Small Groups + USA Rugby Coaching L200 Certification – TRU Summit

The Texas Rugby Union is holding our fifth annual Regional Development Summit on August 23-25 in Allen, TX. We’ll be returning to the Courtyard Dallas Allen at the John Q. Hammons Center where we held our first ever Summit. This year we’re offering multiple tracks in coaching, match officiating, medical, administration and strength & conditioning. …

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World Rugby Confirms Scrum Law Amendment

Reaffirming its commitment to evidence-based injury-reduction in the sport, World Rugby has announced details of a minor amendment to the scrum law, reducing the ‘axial’ or rotational load on front row players on engagement. The amendment to Law 19.10b outlaws the practice of front-rows placing their heads onto opposition players’ shoulders between the call of ‘bind’ and …

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2019 TRU Board Vice President – Nominees & Voting

Please review the below nominees for Vice President on the TRU Board. Tim Howard Kevin PhillipsonDrew Tomsak (Incumbent) Voting rules: No requirement of a quorum and all Club Presidents are encouraged to vote. In case of a tie, the TRU President will break the tie as specified in the TRU Bylaws. Note that secondary teams …

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