Spring Fitness – TRRA

The spring is here and it’s time for fitness testing again! Fitness standards have been in place for a year now, but please feel free to review. RATO feels that this allows for a more realistic pathway and holds the referee accountable for their development and fitness. As a reference the TRRA Fitness standards were based on […]

College Players to be Available for Senior Club Matches via Eligibility Exemption

NOTE: Grant Cole of This is Texas Rugby gives a great overview of what this really means for TEXAS rugby! An exemption in USA Rugby’s Eligibility Regulations has been approved by the Board of Directors, which will allow for in-season transfers of collegiate players to senior club teams. Under the new college-to-club exemption, a collegiate […]

Game Management Guidelines Released for 2015


Please review the newly released Game Management Guidelines from USA Rugby for 2015: 2015 Game Management Guidelines 2015 High School Game Management Guidelines 2015 Sevens Game Management Guidelines The guidelines enable players and referees to have a clearer approach to the game and to be more consistent in Law application throughout the country, while also […]

TRRA Promotions Fall 2014

TRRA & TRU Members, On behalf of the TRRA and the Referee Advancement & Training Organization (RATO), it is my pleasure to announce the final round of promotions for 2014. We’ve continued refining our TRRA Referee Mentoring/Coaching Program and per referee feedback the R&L committee has updated the TRRA Pathway & Standards document. Special thank you […]

Scott Green to Officiate Mexico vs Columbia – International Rugby Match

Scott Green | Texas Rugby Referee Association

We are incredibly proud to announce that Scott Green has received his first IRB appointment! He will officiate the Test Match between Mexico and Colombia on Saturday December 13th, in Mexico City, Mexico. The match is part of the start of the 2014 season – 2015 Mexican National Rugby in preparation for their upcoming commitments in the […]