Under the Posts – May 5-11

First Women in Rugby Forum in South America

This week we’re wrapping up Kitakyushu 7s and looking forward to Langford 7s as the HSBC Women’s Sevens Series is in its last couple of stops. We’re also looking at USA Rugby’s College National Championships, a few award ceremonies, and World Rugby debuts their HP Academy in Stellenbosch. For more women’s rugby news, keep reading: … Read more

Virginia University WRFC Rugby Tour to Ireland 2019

Virginia University WRFC Rugby Tour to Ireland 2019

Virginia University Women’s Rugby, a powerhouse of USA Rugby have just returned from their rugby tour to Ireland. The tour, which Head Coach Nancy Kechner described as having “surpassed their expectations”, was organized by Ireland’s most experienced rugby tours specialists, Irish Rugby Tours. On their nine day tour of Ireland, the 28 strong squad played … Read more

Under the Posts – Apr 28 – May 4

We’ll be looking at International, domestic club and college women’s rugby news this week. The big stories include #Langford7s, Rugby Canada HOF include Julie Foster, and the #Toky2020 schedule was released. As always, that’s not all the news, so keep reading: More on the Barbarians defeat of USA in an epic matchup, 34-33 USA Rugby … Read more

Under the Posts – Apr 21-27

Another huge week in the women’s rugby space. Our highlights this week include the USA vs Barbarians match, Saracens have defeated Harlequins to defended their Tyrrells Premier title, Canada won Kitakyushu7s with a last gasp spy against England, Australia has named an extended squad ahead of their summer tests and the pressure is on Ireland … Read more

American Rugby Pro Training Center Announces Ireland Tour

ARPTC Announces Ireland Tour

American Rugby Pro Training Center will take its first international touring squad abroad to Ireland in April 2019. The elite, training program has launched an international campaign for the 2019 season, expanding its ability to foster growth for rugby athletes. Touring internationally offers access to high level athletes who will push ARPTC athletes closer to … Read more

Under the Posts – Mar 31 – Apr 6

Brazil secure place on HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series 2020

A really big week of  women’s rugby news, the highlights include the Tyrrells Premier playoffs, Olympic Qualifier Tournaments for 2020 Olympics, results from the World Rugby Sevens Series Qualifier in Hong Kong, USA Rugby D1 Elite College rugby playoffs and a new Rugby World Cup 2021 Qualification Pathway. Plus we always sprinkle in other news, … Read more