Reminder on Scrum Cadence for 7s – NO “YES 9” or TAP

Just a quick reminder as the sevens season has kicked off! For 7s the referee will not use “Yes 9”, Non-verbal tap, thumbs up or any variation. Call CROUCH-BIND-SET. Sevens Referees will make sure that scrums are straight and square before calling “CROUCH”, then call “BIND”. The Referee will then make sure all 4 props …

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Bid solicitation for RRRC and TOLA Qualifier Tournaments

As we continue to finalize this summer’s Red River Rugby Conference key 7s dates, we are pleased to announce the following competitions will be played during the course of the summer: RRRC Qualifier Series and TOLA Regional Series. While some of the event bids have already been secured due to timing and grandfather clauses, several …

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Sevens Scrums (New Cadence) Clarification from Patrick McNally

Ladies and Gentlemen, We have received quite a few inquiries lately about how the new scrum calls will affect Seven-a-Side rugby. Sevens scrums are quite a bit different than Fifteens scrums, so it is important that we are all on the same page moving into the fall Collegiate 7s season. Paddy O’Brien was able to …

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2013 TOLA Results & Champion

Congratulations to Dallas RFC as they are the 2013 TOLA Champions! Below are the complete standings of all teams that earned points in 2013 Campaign. Points were awarded for winning a pool in pool play (2pts) and finishing in the top 10 at one of 4 qualifier tournaments.    

$1,000 – Cherrybone 7s – July 27, 2013

The 2013 Cherrybone 7’s rugby tournament is less than two weeks away. Register at: www.Cherrybone7s.com FIRST TO PAY, PLAYS!!! Slots filling up quickly in this annual Hong King format. By popular demand, There will be a Super Social format this year too! $1,000 to last team standing. Last chance for TOLA points before the final …

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TSS Discontinued; TOLA on for 2013

The TRU is committed to developing programs that TRU Member Clubs are interested in participating in order to reach their goals. Therefore, the Board proposed the 2013 Texas Sevens Series Championships (TSS).  However, due to a lack of committed Clubs, the TSS will be not be launched at this time. Texas will hopefully have a …

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CIPP Policy Update for all matches and tourneys

Please be advised, effective IMMEDIATELY: The TRU is reaffirming its policy that all teams entering a TRU sanctioned event must have both the respective Club and all its Players actively CIPP registered with USA Rugby.   Welcome USA Rugby New and Returning Members! Registration for 2011-2012 is currently open   Become a Member|View Public Rosters|Check …

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