Women Eagles Prepare for Canada – Nations Cup

Women Eagles Prepare for Canada from USA Rugby. 8.25.08 – The Women Eagles will take on Canada in the final match of the Nation’s Cup on Tuesday. Head Coach Kathy Flores released the roster for the match which now includes previously injured captain and fullback Ashley English. Canada dropped their first Cup match in a … Read more

Rugby Video Monday: Rugby in the Olympics?

This video is getting posted all over the web and has over 25,000 views, so I knew it had to be posted! Thanks to Hoop from NYRC for sending it in, and I agree it gives me CHILLS too! Wouldn’t Olympic Rugby be just fantastic? Other Rugby Video Mondays:8/18/2008: All Blacks Training Video8/11/2008: Phelps and … Read more

England Defeats USA 17-14 in Nations Cup Opener

England, USA in Nations Cup Opener 8.22.08 – from Rugbyrugby.com England were forced to battle until the bitter end of their Nations Cup curtainraiser game against the USA on Friday night at Esher RFC, winning 17-14. The reigning Six Nations and European champions faced an altogether different challenge to the US team they played in … Read more

Women Eagles Reload for England

Women Eagles Reload for England from womeneagles.com 8.21.08 – The US National Team will again take on England tomorrow in the first official match of the inaugural Nations Cup. After Tuesday’s warm-up match against England, a 3-50 loss, the US faces an uphill battle. Head Coach Kathy Flores said, “We’ve worked hard on improving the … Read more

England Pounds US in Nations Cup Warm-Up

England Pounds US in Nations Cup Warm-Up from Womeneagles.com 8.19.08 – (from England RFU by Julia Hutton)England Women warmed up for the inaugural Nations Cup with an impressive and powerful display against the USA at Esher Rugby Club on Tuesday evening. The reigning RBS 6 Nations and European Champions, who will kick-off their Nations Cup … Read more

Solicitor Becomes International Rugby Referee

from thisisgloucestershire.co.uk SOLICITOR Natalie Amor is a property expert who has excelled at her career in the legal profession. But at weekends the 25-year-old swaps her paperwork for a whistle and shorts and heads out on to the pitch as a rugby union referee. Natalie is so good she has reached international heights and is … Read more

Rugby Video Monday: Olympic Fever

Last night as I watched the Olympics, my heart swelled with pride…hope you saw this, if you didn‘t here it is for your viewing pleasure…sorry for the poor quality, NBC isn’t allowing anyone to download it yet. I watched this in my living room last night and I literally jumped out of my seat when … Read more