Women’s Rugby Rundown for Apr 8-14

In this week’s Women’s Rugby Rundown from April 8-14, Spain clinched their 7th European Championship title with a commanding victory over Sweden and secured a spot in the WXV play-offs, while England leads the Guinness Women’s Six Nations standings. Additionally, Canada and USA unveiled their rosters for the Pacific Four Series, and the upcoming 2024 … Read more

Beyond the Pitch: The Multifaceted Sporting Story of Ember Larson

We’re excited to continue our new series, “Pioneers of the Pitch,” where we celebrate the groundbreaking athletes, administrators, coaches, referees and fans who’ve left their mark on rugby in the USA. Each installment takes you on a journey through the inspiring stories of rising stars and seasoned legends, both on and off the field. Join … Read more

New Professional American Women’s Rugby League Announces Formation Women’s Elite Rugby (WER) slated to play inaugural season in 2025

Today marks a historic moment in the world of women’s sports as Women’s Elite Rugby (WER), the first professional women’s rugby league in the United States, steps onto the scene. Structured on the solid foundation of the Women’s Premier League (WPL), an esteemed amateur pay-to-play model established in 2009, WER is set to elevate women’s … Read more

Women’s Rugby Rundown for Apr 1-7

Welcome to the Women’s Rugby Rundown for April 1-7. The Black Ferns secured their third consecutive gold by defeating USA at the Cathay/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens, Spain triumphed over Netherlands in the European Championships, Andorra made a victorious debut in their inaugural international test against Bulgaria, Cliodhna Moloney earned a recall to the Ireland squad … Read more

Women’s Rugby Rundown for Mar 25-31

Welcome to the Women’s Rugby Rundown for March 25-31, where France, England, and Italy secured victories in the second round of the Six Nations tournament, the US emerged triumphant against South Africa, Spain celebrated a victory over Portugal, and we also provide a global overview of Premier and Club competitions worldwide! In XVs news, England … Read more

USWRF True Story Series: 1994 Women’s Rugby World Cup Team

Source “I recall bagpipes, lots, and lots of bagpipes.” The US women showed up to the finals of the 1994 Women’s World Cup having shattered the international scoring record. Over four preliminary matches they had outscored their opponent by a combined score of 364-15. The local press described their play as ‘pyrotechnics’ for their explosive … Read more

Women’s Rugby Rundown for Mar 18-24

Welcome to the Women’s Rugby Rundown for March 18-24. In the opening matches of the 2024 Guinness Women’s Six Nations, France, Scotland, and England emerged victorious, with England’s Marlie Packer reaching a significant milestone as she joined the centurion club, South Africa claimed victory over Spain, while Societe Generale Valley secured consecutive Championships in the … Read more

2024 Pacific Four Series: Tournament Schedule, Results, How to Watch, and Path to WXV

The 2024 Pacific Four Series is a primary pathway for qualification to the top two tiers of the WXV competition, is scheduled to begin on April 28 in Los Angeles, CA, USA. Over six weekends spanning from April to May, the series will showcase matches between powerhouse nations in rugby: Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and … Read more

2024 Guinness Women’s Six Nations: Schedule, Viewing Options, and Results – Mar 23-Apr 27

The countdown to the 2024 edition of the Guinness Women’s Six Nations is on! Set to commence next week, this year’s competition promises to be a groundbreaking spectacle, not only showcasing the athleticism and skill of the players but also introducing several pioneering advancements to the women’s game. In 2022, England emerged triumphant, clinching the … Read more