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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2016 Summit – Save the Date!

Mark your calendars! The Texas Rugby Union is holding our second annual Regional Development Summit on August 19-21, 2016. We have partnered with the Allen Griffins and the event will be held at the Courtyard Dallas Allen at the John Q. Hammons Center at 210 E Stacy Rd, Allen, TX 75002. This event is for rugby of all …

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The first annual Texas Rugby Union Summit has concluded and was an overwhelming success. This one of a kind event was hosted by the TRU, TRRA and the Griffins Rugby Club in Allen, TX over 2.5 days. Throughout the weekend we certified: 10 L300 Coaches 24 L200 Coaches 19 L1 Referees 5 L2 Referees 6 …

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TRU Summit – LIVE!

We’ve kicked off the #TRUSummit! Check back for updates and photos throughout the weekend. [View the story “TRU Summit LIVE!” on Storify] Not sure what the Summit is? Get the details here.

Welcome Reception at Nine Band Brewery – TRU Summit

We’d like to welcome everyone to the Friday evening social/reception before the TRU Summit begins. Join us at at Nine Band Brewery (9 Prestige Cir, Allen, TX 75002) from 8-9:30pm and enjoy drinks* and Torchy’s Tacos. Please RSVP to Wendy by 9pm on Tuesday to confirm your attendance and let us know about any food allergies we may need …

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