IRB Statement on Christchurch

IRB Statement on Christchurch

03.03.11

The thoughts and deepest sympathies of the global Rugby family continue to be with the people of Christchurch, all New Zealanders and everyone affected by last week’s tragedy. The response of the global Rugby family has been overwhelming and we know is greatly appreciated by those affected.

Barnburner: Utah v. BYU

Barnburner: Utah v. BYU

02.28.11

This week’s Barnburner will be an epic Western Conference battle between the Brigham Young University (BYU) Cougars and the Utah Utes on Saturday March 5 in the 2011 Wasatch Cup at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah.

IRB in search of Chief Medical Officer

IRB in search of Chief Medical Officer

02.27.11

The IRB is seeking to appoint a part time Chief Medical Officer to advise and assist in the development of leading edge medical policies, expert papers and medical guidelines to support all levels of the Game of Rugby taking into account diverse economic, cultural and socio-political circumstances.

Last Chance to get Accident Insurance!

Last Chance to get Accident Insurance!

02.27.11

Today is the last day your club can get registered for the USA Rugby Voluntary Accident Insurance! Get your club covered now!

CPD Set to launch Friday

CPD Set to launch Friday

02.27.11

The USA Rugby College Premier Division (CPD) is set to kickoff on Friday March 4, marking the start of an elite collegiate men’s rugby competition.

College Competitions Committee seated

College Competitions Committee seated

02.24.11

Decisions on competitions at the college level will be in the hands of USA Rugby’s Men’s and Women’s College Competition Committees beginning with the 2011-2012 college postseason.

College Eligibility Committee seated

College Eligibility Committee seated

02.23.11

Decisions on eligibility at the college level will be in the hands of USA Rugby’s College Eligibility Committee beginning June 1. The committee is one of four new groups being seated as part of the on-going restructuring of college rugby. The seven-member committee will represent both the men’s and women’s college game

Christchurch Earthquake

Christchurch Earthquake

02.22.11

Rugby New Zealand 2011 (RNZ 2011) CEO Martin Snedden expressed sympathy to the people of Christchurch as the city deals with the aftermath of Monday's devastating earthquake.

Women's College Strategic Committee Announced

Women's College Strategic Committee Announced

02.22.11

USA Rugby has appointed a Women's College Strategic Committee to create a plan for the growth of women’s collegiate rugby. The WCSC, drawn from women's collegiate coaching ranks, has stated a vision intended to launch women’s collegiate rugby successfully into the NCAA, and to also provide robust competition.

USAR Announces College Managment Council

USAR Announces College Managment Council

02.21.11

The first major piece of the restructuring of the administration of college rugby is now in place as USA Rugby has seated its College Management Council.