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2021 RRRC Competitions Committee – Elections

Per the new RRRC Terms of Reference the RRRC Competitions Committee must hold periodic elections. A round of elections should have taken place in 2020 but were postponed due to the COVID pandemic.  All members are elected on two year cycles. The committee opted to put up half the seats for election in 2019 and …

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TOLA 7s - Established in 2008

TOLA 7s Update – Jun 15

The first TOLA tournament of 2021 is in the books and we’re so happy that rugby is back!  We kicked off the 2021 TOLA Series in Dallas with the 40th Lonestar 7s tournament. 26 teams fought all day but in the end, the Huns took the overall title over Dallas in the men’s final while …

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TRU Hall of Fame

2021 TRU Hall of Fame Inductees

The Texas Rugby Union Hall of Fame welcomes four outstanding contributors to the game as the Class of 2021: John Connolly, Scot Courtney, Bob Fleet, and Mary Graham.  The newest members will be inducted at the TRU annual conference tentatively scheduled for Nov. 6 in Austin, celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the TRU.   John Connolly has been a …

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REMINDER: TRU Polos – Order by May 30

To celebrate 50 years of rugby in the Texas Rugby Union we’re offering two polos! The 50th Anniversary polo is $50 and the standard polo is $40. We’re offering sizes starting from XS-6XL in men and women’s cut as well as a men’s tall cut from XL-4XL. Order by May 30!

TOLA 7s - Established in 2008

2021 TOLA 7s Series

The RRRC and TRU are excited to be returning to competition this Summer through the TOLA series. This is the 12th year* of the competition and it’s fitting that it’s been expanded for even more fun! With consideration to the improving but ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the fact that there will be no traditional USA …

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TRU Board Meeting Notes – 5/17/21

Roll Call Young Tate Wilson Roche Hiller Kurylas Tomsak Dodge Regrets None Waiver Process # of Clubs approved: 26 TRU / 4 Non-TRU # of pending Clubs: 10 TRU / 1 Non-TRU  # of matches played: 52 & 4 Women’s Tournament # of matches approved that are still yet to be played: 11 & 1 …

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Inclement Weather Reminder

There’s a big week ahead of severe weather across the Union and we’re asking Clubs to review the TRU Risk & Safety Policies. Please use common sense when it comes to inclement weather! We also wanted to remind our clubs that the TRU follows the USA Rugby Lightening Policy which has been in place for …

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L1 Referee Course 5/29 – Plano, TX

We are in desperate need of more refs in North Texas, and this course will set up newly certified referees to get right into the action during summer 7s. Please help us spread the word and get as many folks signed up as we can! Where Liberty Recreation Center2601 Glencliff DrivePlano, TX 75075View Map When May 29th, …

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