2017 Summit and HOF– Save the Date!

TRU Summit Mark your calendars! The Texas Rugby Union is holding our third annual Regional Development Summit on September 8-10, 2017 in the Houston area. The event last year was our most attended and we hope to continue setting records this year. This event is for rugby of all levels including Adults, Collegiate, High School …

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2016 TRU Summit a SUCCESS!

The second annual Texas Rugby Union Summit and newly minted Hall of Fame took place last weekend in Allen, TX. Throughout the weekend we certified: 8 L300 Coaches 22 L200 Coaches 9 L1 Referees 25 Touch Judge/Assistant Referees 22 TRU Administrators If you’re counting we will have 86 individuals certified after they complete their post course work! Hall of Fame …

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Welcome Social at Tupps Brewery – TRU Summit

We’d like to welcome everyone to join us at Tupps Brewery (721 Anderson St, McKinney, TX 75069) on the evening of August 19 for the Summit Welcome Social.  This will be an informal gathering from 8-9:30pm. Drinks can be purchased through the bar and there is a food truck available on site as well.

Team Touch Judge Policy Continued for 2016 – 2017 Season

The TRU Board has elected to continue the highly successful TRU Team Touch Judge program that was introduced last year. This program was also included in the refreshed TRU Operating Policies and will soon be included on the Referee Match Report Form for compliance. All teams are required to provide TWO certified Touch Judges for all …

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2016 Inductees to the Texas Rugby Union Hall of Fame

On behalf of the Texas Rugby Union it is our distinct pleasure to congratulate the Inaugural class of inductees into the Texas Rugby Union Hall of Fame – 2016: Gail Tennant Alan Sharpley Nelson Spencer Chris Chefchis Richard Prim Dave Chambers Gandolf Burrus Tracy Moens Dave Jenkins Barry Waite Please plan on attending the Hall of …

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Administration Level 1 Certification – FREE | 2016 TRU SUMMIT

The administrative workshop from USA Rugby was a great success last year and so we’ve brought it back. This will be a TRU Certification and we recommend it for all clubs. The certification will focus on giving clubs ideas on developing a strategy and goals for growth. Then building on that foundation through organization and structure to …

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