TRU Spring AGM – March 20 – Austin, TX

The Texas Rugby Union (TRU) Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the Winter/Spring will be held in the Austin area, on March 20, 2016. What: TRU Winter/Summer AGM (Agenda & Minutes Draft) When: Sunday, March 20, 2016 from 10am to 4pm Where: TBD, we are seeking a host club*, please contact admin@texasrugbyunion.com. *The host club is responsible for finding and securing […]

World Rugby Law Changes to Take Effect Feb 1, 2016

These changes are effective as of February 1, 2016 for the Northern Hemisphere, this includes all matches played in the TRU or as RRRC league matches. Law 3 – Number of Players 3.5, which addresses the number of players who are capable of playing in the front row, and how their number affects the total number of […]

TRU secures 3 year deal with Ruck Science

The Texas Rugby Union is pleased to announce that the performance nutrition company, Ruck Science, will be the organization’s major sponsor from January 2016, through December 2018. The deal was signed last week in Austin, TX by Ruck Science founder Tim Howard and the TRU’s head of sponsorship Drew Tomsak. About the agreement This partnership […]

Board Call Notes – 12/14/15

As the request of our members the TRU Board will be releasing their monthly board call minutes and notes. Read on for the 12/14/15 notes: Roll Call Parker Corrigan Tate Tomsak James Butch Young Public Board notes Tate: Should we reveal notes as they exist or do we need to draft minutes for public consumption? […]

USA vs Argentina – Americas Rugby Championship – February 6 at Houston’s BBVA Stadium

USA v. Argetina, BBVA Compass Stadium – Sat., Feb. 6 at 7 p.m. CT We’re less than 30 days away from the first match of the Americas Rugby Championship and we have more details! Stay tuned to this post as more events, activities & courses will be announced as they are confirmed. Get Tickets Premium Seat/Hospitality Sales: Do you […]

USA vs Canada – Americas Rugby Championship – February 13 at Austin’s Dell Diamond

  USA v. Canada, Dell Diamond – Sat., Feb. 13 at 6 p.m. CT We are 30 days away from the second match of the Americas Rugby Championship and we have more details! USA Rugby has added a College Fair Presentation and Expo, Fan Festival and another match! The USA Men’s Junior All Americans will […]

CANCELLED / ARCA Hosting a 1-day Women’s Rugby Camp & Coaching Workshop @ Huns Rugby

UPDATE 1/19/16: Due to low number of registrations we have had to cancel our event in Austin. We would like to thank you for all your support with helping to get the word out via your websites and social media. WOMEN’S 1-DAY ARCA RUGBY CAMP – Austin, TX at Huns Rugby Pitch The camp will enable […]

TRRA Referees Tweeting Full Time Scores!

In an effort to help out teams in the TRU, TRRA referees will be tweeting full time scores on Twitter! Make sure to follow @TRRAReferee to stay up to date on scores! #trrareferee Tweets

Referee Feedback Form – Updated

Earlier this year we announced an improvement to the Referee Feedback Form, mainly that it was re-located to Who’s the Ref. We’ve determined there are a few issues with that form and so we are rolling back to the form on the TRU site. Please note that the Referee Feedback Form can be found here: http://www.texasrugbyunion.com/referee-corner/coach-evaluation/ (or […]

Try On Rugby Women’s Referee Development Level 1 Officiating 15s Clinic – Jan 16 at Houston, TX

TRRA is excited to be hosting our first ever Women’s Referee Development Level 1 Officiating Course! The event is January 16, 2016 in Houston, TX and will be lead by IRB Educator and current referee, Traci Young. As USA Rugby and TRRA are trying to bring in more female referees, this course is absolutely FREE […]