University of Texas at San Antonio Hosts Level 200 Coaching Clinic – Nov 12

USA Rugby Level 200/World Rugby Level 1 Coaching Clinic Date/Time: Saturday, November 12, 2016 (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM) Organizer: Univ. Texas – San Antonio Men’s Rugby Football Club Clinic Description All contact teams require an active Level 200 Coach to be in compliance with USA Rugby. The Level 200 Coach Certification consists of online […]

TRU Women’s All Stars Welcome Mid-America and CARFU Nov 19-20

The Texas Rugby Union Women’s All Stars will return this year! They will battle against the Mid-America GU and Chicago Area Rugby Football Union (CARFU) All Star teams on Nov 19-20 at Prairie Park in Grand Prairie, TX. “I’m excited for the TRU to revive the All Star teams. All Stars allows us the ability […]

U-21 Pilot Program Launched by TRU and USA Rugby

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: AUSTIN, TX, Sept. 16, 2016: U-21 PILOT PROGRAM LAUNCHED BY TEXAS RUGBY UNION and USA RUGBY GET BACK ON THE PITCH! In a joint effort to retain high school rugby players who aren’t playing collegiate rugby, and to attract new players to the game, USA Rugby (USAR) and the Texas Rugby Union […]

Add Match or Request Changes – Form Required

A gentle reminder to everyone that if you would like to add a match or request changes, they must be submitted using this form: http://www.texasrugbyunion.com/administration/addchangedrop-match-form/. This goes for anyone that is part of the RRRC, TRU or uses TRRA referees. Without the form, no changes will be made to the schedule. This could result in wrong […]

September 2016 – USA Rugby Game Management Guidelines

The New Game Management Guidelines, September 2016, are here: USA Rugby Game Management Guidelines – September 2016 Below are some key focus areas for match officials: Establish Behavior: Lineout: Set up & maintain a large gap (allows more room for the throw) Defensive hooker in position in the 5m area Manage numbers Sack has to be […]

2016 RRRC D3 Seat Voting Results

The votes have been collected and confirmed by Alan Sharpley and Wendy Young for the RRRC D3 Seat. Please note that the men’s teams had 67% participation and did reach the required quorum. The 2016 RRRC D3 Men’s rep, a 1 year term, will be filled by John Kurylas. We’d like to thank Karl Tolar for this service to […]

2016 TRU Board D1 Club Representative Voting Results

The votes have been collected and confirmed by Drew Tomsak and Wendy Young for the D1 Men’s Club Representative. Please note that the men’s teams had 100% participation. The 2016 D1 Men’s Club Representative, a 3 year term, will be filled by David Dodge. We’d like to thank Doug Corrigan for his service to the TRU and it’s […]