IRB Sevens Analysis

For those who are numbers junkies, the IRB does a great job of providing detailed analysis of all of the IRB Sevens Series Tournaments. http://www.irb.com/newsmedia/mediazone/gameanalysis/kind=20051/index.html There are statistical analysis fo all of the IRB Sevens dating back to 2005.

New Coaching Rugby Sevens Clinic

New Coaching Rugby Sevens Course In conjunction with the USA Sevens event taking place in Las Vegas, Nev., Feb. 13-14, 2010, USA Rugby’s Coach Development Department will be piloting a Coaching Rugby Sevens Level 1 (Basic Seven’s Coaching) and Level 2 (Seven’s Team Development and Game Planning) coaching courses. Coaching Seven’s Level 1 (a one …

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USA Age Grade Assembly

Age-Grade Assembly, Matches Prove Successful in Player Development SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – The U.S. High School All-Americans and the U.S. Under-20 Team wrapped up its week-long assembly at the University of California – Santa Barbara with a second international double-header on Sunday, Jan. 3, which showed significant improvement from both age-grade teams. In the High …

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USA Age Grade Squads

Congrats to TRU members Metcalf, Diaz and Mills! ~~~~ BOULDER, Colo. – Following several days of skill development and training for the U.S. High School All-Americans and Under-20 National Team, USA Rugby will be holding two age-grade double-headers at Harder Stadium at the University of California – Santa Barbara, on Jan. 1-3. Training kicks off …

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Rookie Rugby in Texas

For Immediate Release December 22, 2009 Rookie Rugby Continues Growth in Texas DALLAS, Texas – The Texas chapter of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (TAHPERD) had its annual winter conference in Dallas, Texas from Dec. 2-5 and included over 2500 educators from the state in the Arlington Convention Center, proving …

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Updated policy on Field Barriers and Safety Protocols

FIELD BARRIERS REQUIREMENTS EXPANDED: As of January 1, 2010, any and all TRU Rugby Matches, TYRA included, MUST HAVE: • Field barriers, 5 meters or more, from the touch line on BOTH sides of the playing enclosure. • Additionally, both Clubs game day personnel (reserves, coaches and trainers) shall be placed on the opposite side …

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Youth Conference on the Game “Growing the Game” – December 2009

Youth Conference on the Game “Growing the Game” 2009 Dates: December 11-13 Location: Jesuit College Prep City: Dallas, TX Hotel: Hilton Lincoln Centre, Dallas, TX Who Should Attend? Anyone involved in Youth & High School Rugby (i.e. Coaches, Administrators, Referees, and anyone else!) Conference Highlights: *Practical Coaching Clinics put on by USA Rugby Coaching Experts …

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TRU Skills Camp and Coaching Clinics

Texas Skills Camps and Training Texas Rugby Coaches of all levels, Reach out of the box and get involved in your development. We have heard the cry from numerous coaches that we need to bring in some Top USA Staff to push the game of rugby in TX to the next level. Well, here is …

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