Additional 2013 Spring & Summer USA Rugby Emirates Airline Championship Venues Announced
• Women’s Collegiate Division I & Division II Finals return to Stanford, CA on May 3-4
• Men’s Collegiate Division I-AA & Division II Finals set for Bowling Green, OH on May 11-12
• Men’s Senior Club Division I, Division II, & Division III Finals return to Glendale, CO on June 1-2
• Men’s & Women’s Senior Club 7s Championships to be held in Cheswick, PA on August 10-11
BOULDER, CO – Locations have been finalized for several of the 2013 USA Rugbys Emirates Airline National Championship Series events.
Stanford University is once again the host for the women’s college finals
Kicking off five consecutive weekends of championship action, the Women’s Collegiate Division I & Division II semi-finals and finals will take place on May 3 & 4 in Stanford, CA at Steuber Rugby Stadium. Located on the campus of Stanford University, the 762-seat stadium will host the top eight women’s collegiate rugby programs following their regional playoffs on April 12 & 13 in Allendale, MI and April 13 & 14 in Cheswick, PA; Annapolis, MD; and Stanford, CA.
Rugby is ready to fill the rafters at Cochrane Stadium in Bowling Green, OH
The following weekend Cochrane Stadium in Bowling Green, OH opens its doors to the Men’s Collegiate Division I-AA & Division II semi-finals and finals, which will be held on May 11 & 12. The eight participating college teams will qualify for this event April 27 & 28 in Cheswick, PA; Knoxville, TN; Cottage Grove, WI; and Austin, TX. With a record capacity of 2,133, the on-campus facility is ready to showcase the best of Division I-AA & Division II college rugby.
Glendale, CO, also known as ‘Rugbytown, USA,’ will host the men’s senior club championships
June 1 & 2 will see twelve of the top senior men’s clubs battle for supremacy in Glendale, CO, as the Men’s Senior Club Division I, Division II, & Division III semi-finals and finals are once again hosted at 4,000-seat Infinity Park. The ‘Road to Rugbytown’ begins with the Men’s Senior Club Division I, II, & III Playoffs, to be held May 18 &19 in Irving, TX and Virginia Beach, VA.
Click here for more information about the Men’s Senior Club Division I Playoffs
Click here for more information about the Men’s Senior Club Division II Playoffs
Click here for more information about the Men’s Senior Club Division III Playoffs
After a few years on the west coast, championship 7s rugby returns to the east as Founders Field in Cheswick, PA welcomes the Men’s & Women’s Club 7s Championships on August 10 & 11. Each bracket will be stocked with the most talented teams from a series of regional qualifiers held throughout the summer.
More championship 7s information to come.