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Women’s Rugby Pathway Courses – April 21-22

We’re so excited to announce that in partnership with the Texas Rugby Referee Association (TRRA) and the Austin Valkyries there will be a L1 Referee course and L200 Coach course in Austin, TX on April 21-22. Also that weekend the Valkyries are hosting HARC, Detroit and Chicago for round 3 of the USA Rugby Gold …

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ACTION REQUIRED: Confirm Team Contacts in Who’s the Ref

We are receiving complaints that team contact details aren’t correct in Who’s the Ref. These contact details are CRITICAL as they are how your opponent and referee try to reach you. Please take 5 minutes and ensure that your team’s contact details are correct: Logo ton Who’s the Ref. Need a password reset or need to register your account? Go …

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New Field Policy – Technical Zones

Starting in the 2017 season, The TRU will now require technical zones in addition to all other normal field policies. The technical zone consists of three separate areas: a coach’s box, a bench zone that all teams and assistant coaches must stay inside of for the duration of the match, and an administrative zone. These …

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Level 1 Officiating – Oct 21 in Lewisville, TX

Date/Time: Saturday, October 21, 2017 (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM) Facility: Harmon High School1250 West Round Grove, Lewisville, TX  75067 Course Host: Jason Tucker – Lewisville Tigers Rugby Club – Boys High School Email: lewisvillerugby@gmail.com Phone: (325) 514-7840 Clinic Description Pre-course Registration Requirements. Students must complete the following World Rugby online modules available at the World …

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World Rugby Referee Manager Alain Rolland Explains Key New Law Trials

EXPLAINED: World Rugby referees manager Alain Rolland explains one of the key new Law Trials: The Ruck Richard Every, USA Rugby High Performance Manager has also offered this clarification about The Ruck: If a player has to step with one leg over the ball, they would be a prone target to be cleared out. AT …

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Become a referee and get $215 bucks!

Want to referee the fastest growing game in America? Sign up for the Level 1 Certification course in Austin* on Sep 9, referee two matches and we’ll give you $215 bucks**! The Texas Rugby Referee Association will help train and develop your skills as a referee. Joining the TRRA team means that you’ll be supported …

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2017 – 2018 USA Rugby Game Management Guidelines

Please review the newly released Game Management Guidelines from USA Rugby for 2017. Though the material is developed for referees, it is applicable to all stakeholders of the game including players and coaches. Please download the file and read through the updates: 2017 – 2018 Game Management Guidelines As there are quite a few new …

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Level 1 Officiating 15s – June 11 at Lewisville, TX

Level 1 Officiating 15s Click Here to Register Date/Time: Sunday, June 11, 2017 (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM) Organizer: Lewisville Tigers Rugby Club-Boys Clinic Details Map/Directions Registration Information & Fees Clinic Description Pre-course Registration Requirements.  Students must complete the following World Rugby online modules available at the World Rugby Passport website.  First, register with WR on their …

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Level 1 Officiating 15s – June 17 in Austin, TX

Level 1 Officiating 15s Saturday, June 17, 2017 (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM) Comfort Suites Austin Airport 7501 E Ben White Blvd Austin, TX  78741 : Hosted by: Texas Rugby Referee Association Pre-course Registration Requirements.  Students must complete the following World Rugby online modules available at the World Rugby Passport website.  First, register with WR on …

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World Rugby Global Law Variations – Effective March 1

The Rugby Committee has approved the use of the following World Rugby Global Law trials for seven a side rugby tournaments played in the USA and leading to a USA National Championship. These trials are to go into effect in the USA as of March 1st, 2017. World Rugby have approved their use in domestic …

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