BOULDER, Colo. – As a precursor to the major National Team events that will take place across the United States in the next month, USA Rugby is gearing up for the 2013 National Development Summit, to take place in Costa Mesa, Calif.
When High School All-American Head Coach Salty Thompson embarked on the team’s tour to South America last month, he knew it would be a challenge. “There were going to be some players out of their comfort zone,” he said. “Visiting three South American countries and playing five games in a three week tour.”
Vina del Mar, CHILE – The USA Rugby High School All-Americans (HSAAs) kicked off their five-game South American tour with a win over the Chile U19 team in Vina del Mar, Chile, on Sunday, July 15. The U.S. team won 24-17 in the first of a two game series.
Bakline, A Rugby Life and H2H Media proudly announced the launch of Taking Flight, a rugby scholarship contest to give the next generation of America’s men and women Eagles an opportunity unlike any before to attend elite training camps in the USA.
Chicago, Illinois – Chicago Dragons Rugby Football Club (www.chicagodragons.org) and Groupon Grassroots (http://grassroots.groupon.com), the philanthropic arm of Groupon, announce the launch of a local campaign to support the development of youth rugby clubs across the State of Illinois.