2016 USA Sevens LVI Women’s & Girl’s Results

We weren’t able to attend USA Sevens this year and we still have strong feelings about their lack of support for women’s rugby…but we wanted to provide the scores & results from the weekend. It sounds like it was a great turnout and some finals were played in the stadium (although some games were shortened … Read more

WANTED: Madison United Rugby (WI) Executive Director

Job Title: Executive Director (ED) Position reports to: President, Madison United Rugby (“MUR”) Board of Directors, or Vice President in absence of President. Position Summary: The Executive Director (ED) serves as MUR’s chief administrative officer, managing the operation and leading the development of MUR with the help of paid staff and dedicated volunteers. The ED … Read more

17th Annual Girls High School Rugby National Invitational Tournament – May 20-22, 2016

The 17th Annual Girls National Invitational Championship will be held May 20-22 at Lindenwood University. Teams from 12 states have expressed interest, and tournament organizers continue to encourage entries. The tournament boasts three divisions this year: Division I for the top single-school teams; Division 2 includes teams that have up to four players from another school; and … Read more

Inaugural Girls High School Club Rugby National Championships – May 21-22, 2016

The Inaugural Girls High School Club Rugby National Championship will be held at Central Washington University (CWU) in Ellensburg, Wash., from May 21-22. While girls high school rugby has held a national championship every year since 2000, in 2016 coaches from “club teams” (i.e., multi-school) and “single school” teams mutually agreed to hold separate championships. … Read more

ARPTC January High Performance Camp Offers Preview of Full-time Residency

American Rugby Pro Training Center (ARPTC) will be hosting a January High Performance Camp to be held at the Little Rock, Arkansas professional rugby sevens training facility. The camp will run from January 15 through 18. The camp is the fourth in the 2015-16 series and like previous camps will offer athletes a chance to … Read more

Women’s NASCs Wraps Up

Two-hundred and fifteen athletes in the Women’s National Team Pathway gathered at Tigertown in southern Florida Monday, Dec. 28, through Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016, for the National All-Star Competition. The atheltes were broken into four senior women’s teams, two collegiate-level teams, and two U20 teams. Throughout the week, the teams played each of their divisions. The … Read more

2016 Girls Single School National Invitational Championships

The 17th Annual High School Girls Rugby National Invitational Championships take place the weekend of May 21st -22nd, 2016. The first-ever single school tournament brackets will be held on the campus of Lindenwood University in St Charles, Missouri. Organizers anticipate two to three brackets of competition. Teams are asked to complete the single school championship online registration by March … Read more

Palmer College of Chiropractic and Old Blue Women announce unique rugby partnership

The Palmer College of Chiropractic Rugby Football Club (men’s and women’s teams) and the Old Blue Women’s Sevens Team in New York, N.Y., have teamed up to help each other, and the USA, move the women’s game in America forward. “We’re partnering by offering player and coaching exchanges that will lead to better competition and … Read more