Rookie Rugby Kicks Off in Florida

For Immediate Release August 24, 2009 USA Rugby Trains 500 New Rookie Rugby Coaches in Florida BOULDER, Colo. – USA Rugby helped introduce Rookie Rugby – its basic, non-contact version of the game – to physical education programs in the state of Florida last week. Geared primarily toward children from 6-12 years old, Rookie Rugby …

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Referee Level One Course Recommended by the TRRA and TRU, Saturday, Sept 12th

Level one participants: Welcome to the level one class. On behalf of the TRRA and TRU we are excited by your interest in becoming a referee for Rugby in Texas! Both groups have forged a stronger bond and share a unified vision of growing the referee community at all levels and are committed to training …

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Match Officials Newsletter

AUGUST 2009 Contact Us 2500 Arapahoe Avenue Suite 200 Boulder, CO 80302 (p) 303.539.0300 (f) 303.539.0311 For more information on USA Rugby, click here Upcoming Events August 16 & 23 – Level 2 Officiating Course – Springield, LA and Mobile, AL. Contact Steve Parrill for more information and to register, stephen.parrill@lbsp.org August 21 – Level …

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Nations Cup Rugby – USA vs South Africa Match Report

For full rosters and schedule of Nations Cup 2009, go here. 6/10: USA vs England Match Report 6/10: France vs South Africa Match Report 6/13: Canada vs South Africa Match Report 6/13: England vs France Match Report 6/16: Canada vs France Match Report 6/16: USA vs South Africa Match Report USA Shuts Out South Africa, …

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USA Club Sevens Championship / Day One Summary

For Immediate Release August 15, 2009 San Francisco Golden Gate Among the Clubs Still Vying for National Sevens Title SAN FRANCISCO – The first day of the USA Rugby Men’s Club Sevens National Championships wrapped up Saturday at Rocca Field on Treasure Island, narrowing down the field of competition from 16 teams to eight vying …

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IOC Board Backs Golf, Rugby for 2016 Olympics; Women’s Boxing in for 2012

from Associated Press BERLIN – International Olympic leaders are recommending golf and rugby for inclusion in the 2016 Summer Games while women’s boxing will be on the program in London in 2012. The International Olympic Committee executive board selected golf and rugby from a list of seven proposed sports. Failing to make the cut were …

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USA Women’s National Team @ Nations Cup – Video Available LIVE!

It is GREAT news to hear that Canada will be live broadcasting almost all of the Nations Cup games via their Ustream channel! This afternoon’s games are France vs South Africa at 4:30 EST and USA vs England at 6:30 EST. You can either view the video here or go directly to the Ustream site here. For full rosters and schedule of Nations Cup 2009, go here.

USA Advanced Coaching Course

For Immediate Release August 4, 2009 USA Rugby Concludes its Inaugural Advanced Coaching Course GLENDALE, Colo. – USA Rugby’s first Advanced Coaching Course (ACC) wrapped up this past weekend in Glendale, Colo. The Advanced Coaching Course is a year-long course designed to challenge coaches at the very highest level. Attendees participated in three, three-day sessions …

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