Spirit of the Laws and the Sidelines

Please read the below note from Richard Every, USA Rugby High Performance Referee Manager. TRU & TRRA are also committed to ending referee, player, spectator and coach abuse in any form. We need to take a step forward, as we grow the game in the USA, to ensure that we stand together and work together and [...]

Women’s TRU/RRRC Select All Star Program – Coaches, Manager & Trainer Wanted!

The TRU/RRRC Women’s Committee is proud to announce the formation of the Women’s TRU/RRRC Select All Star Program for 2014-2015! We feel strongly that local competition combined with Select Side play is one of the ways the level of competition in women’s rugby will increase in Texas. In the past, USA Rugby provided a Select [...]

2014/2015 USA Rugby Game Management Guidelines

Please review the newly released Game Management Guidelines from USA Rugby for 2014-2015. Though the material is developed for referees, it is applicable to all stakeholders of the game including players and coaches. Please download the file and read through the updates: USA Rugby Game Management Guidelines 2014-2015 [PDF] Get additional resources at the TRRA Resources [...]

Reminder on Sanctions for Use of Unregistered Players

In order to participate in any match with another team, even a friendly, all players must be registered (aka CIPPed) with USA Rugby. It’s not simply a Cup Match requirement. It is an insurance and liability requirement that protects players, coaches, referees, administrators, the union, and the clubs.

Collegiate eligibility revision approved by Rugby Committee

A revision regarding graduate students has been made to the College Eligibility Regulations after approval from both the College Management Council and the Rugby Committee. Under the revised eligibility law, a graduate student attending a school other than the school from which he or she attended for an undergraduate degree is allowed to play for [...]