Under the Posts – Dec 2-8

2019 Seven de La Republica tournament - Argentina Women's Rugby

This week in women’s rugby we’re covering the 2020 WRCRA Conference, wrap-up of college rugby in the USA for the year, updated World Rugby rankings, Dubai 7s and also previewing Cape Town 7s. We also highlight several interviews with Freya Aucken, Sophie De Goede, Maud Miru, Lucky Nirere and Rachel Malcom. Then we take a … Read more

2020 WRCRA Conference – January 17-19 @ Atlanta, GA

The Women’s Rugby Coaches and Referees Association (WRCRA) is hosting their second annual conference January 17-19 in Atlanta, GA.  Women’s Rugby has been built by generations of women who are unapologetic about who they are and the ways diverse identities contribute to positive team cultures. The 2020 WRCRA Conference will explore this connection between personal … Read more

Under the Posts – Nov 25-Dec 1

UoB Women’s Rugby is officially the biggest women’s university team in the UK

Trying out a new look this week, let us know what you think! Tweets are grouped by 15s, 7s, miscellaneous news, #rugbyjobs and results.  The week starts out with Fiji qualifying for the 2021 Women’s Rugby World Cup, the Baa-Baas defeated Wales 29-15, Japan rises in the World Rugby rankings, and Scotland announces two additional … Read more

Under the Posts – Nov 18-24

Kat Merchant talks with Women's Sport Monthly about concussions

This week we saw the Black Ferns Developmental side win the Oceania Rugby Championship, Wales defeat Crawshay 29-8, Japan upset Scotland 24-20, Canada swept the USA in the CANAM series and England dominated Italy 60-3. We also catch up with the All-Ireland League, and the Barbarians announce their to face Wales. More news  in the  … Read more

Under the Posts – Nov 11-17

Samoa over PNG - 2019 Oceania Rugby Championships

This week is we look at all of the Internationals starting with New Zealand A and Samoa taking wins in the Oceania Rugby Championship, Czech wins their second European Trophy, England over France, Occitan over Spain, Italy and Japan draw and Wales defeats Scotland.  We also cover NIRA finalists, NSCRO semi0finalists and USA Rugby DI … Read more

Under the Posts – Nov 4-10

South Africa to host 2022 7s Rugby World Cup

Huge women’s rugby stories this week and we’re covering Spain’s defeat of Wales, England outlasts France, and Wales defeats Ireland. South Africa has been chosen to host the 2022 7s Rugby World Cup and Fiji and China both qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. But there’s more, we’re also looking at the NIRA final matchups, … Read more

Under the Posts – Oct 28 – Nov 3

2019 European Trophy Women's Rugby - Sweden

The big women’s rugby stories this week include the upcoming South America Rugby (SAR7s), Sweden over Finland in the European Trophy, Spain defeated Wales and England took the first Rugby X tournament. We also cover the French Elite League, Glendale takes the 2019 WPL Championships, and we highlight the NIRA semi-finals as well as the … Read more

Under the Posts – Oct 20-27

Canterbury claims third Farah Palmer Cup title

We realized last week that our ‘Under the Posts’ entries were spanning Sunday to Saturday and often splitting a weekend of rugby. So this week we’ll be transitioning to a Monday through Sunday week and that should give us better coverage! This week’s big stories include the busiest year of women’s test rugby ever, the … Read more