Join the Texas Rugby Union at the Sheraton Fort Worth Downtown Hotel from August 25-27 for the highly anticipated eighth annual Regional Development Summit. As the largest event of its kind in the nation, this summit offers a unique opportunity to obtain dual certification across multiple tracks, making it a must-attend for rugby enthusiasts of all levels.
Building on the success of previous years, we are excited to continue offering a range of World Rugby Certification Courses for Coaching (Level 1 and Level 2), Referee, and Strength & Conditioning. In addition, we are expanding our course selection to cover even more topics, further contributing to the growth of the game. Introducing Rugby Knowledge Pathways and Referee Talent Development, we are proud to provide comprehensive opportunities for expanding knowledge and developing skills in rugby.
We are thrilled to announce the exciting addition of Rugby Knowledge Pathways to this year’s event. The pathways will provide participants with specialized knowledge and skills in various areas of rugby, allowing them to expand their expertise and excel in specific aspects of the game. Instructors will cover a wide range of topics, including touch judging, player recovery, club management, principle-based coaching, social media, and streaming, and more. Each course is carefully designed to provide practical insights, expert guidance, and valuable skills that can be applied directly to your rugby journey. Whether you’re a player, coach, administrator, or a dedicated fan, these courses at the 2023 TRU Summit Conference are designed to enhance your understanding and make a significant impact in the world of rugby.
Additionally, we are also announcing our Referee Talent Development courses, offered in partnership with the Texas Rugby Referee Association and USA Rugby. Designed for referees with at least one year of officiating experience, these courses will unlock your potential and elevate your officiating skills. Gain specialized training in effective refereeing, mental fitness, teamwork, game understanding, and scrummaging. Learn from experienced referees and gain valuable insights to take your career to new heights. Don’t miss this opportunity to develop your skills and become an exceptional referee. Join us and become a confident and knowledgeable officiating professional.
With limited spots available, we strongly encourage you to register as soon as possible to secure your place. Sign up by August 14 to enjoy lunch and a conference shirt! Hurry, final registration ends on August 21 at NOON, and spots are filling up fast. Don’t miss out on this exceptional opportunity to learn from industry experts and connect with fellow rugby enthusiasts from across the region.
As a registered participant, you will receive a Summit shirt, enjoy complimentary lunch, and receive tickets to the exciting Friday night Welcome Social. It’s not just an educational experience—it’s a chance to immerse yourself in the vibrant rugby community and forge lifelong connections.
About Texas Rugby Union (TRU)
The Texas Rugby Union (TRU) is a leading governing body dedicated to promoting and developing the sport of rugby across the state of Texas. With a rich history and a commitment to excellence, the TRU strives to empower rugby enthusiasts, from players and coaches to referees and administrators, by providing comprehensive education, certification programs, and a platform for competitive play. Through inclusive programs, events, and partnerships, the TRU fosters a vibrant rugby community, instills values of teamwork and resilience, and cultivates a lifelong passion for the game. Join us at the TRU Summit Conference to be a part of our mission to elevate rugby excellence and inspire the growth of the sport in Texas.