RSVP for the Winter/Spring AGM – by Feb 3

The TRU Winter/Spring AGM is Sunday, Feb 12 and will take place at Scholz Garden @ 1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701. The deadline to RSVP is Feb 3, 2017. Email! More details at

RRRC Competitions Committee Notes – 1/9/17

The Red River Competitions Committee will now be releasing their monthly committee call minutes and notes. View all of the archived RRRC minutes** or read on for the most recent: Opening of meeting and Roll Call – 8:00pm (A. Sharpley) Sharpley Tate Kolberg Iker Corrigan Butch Turner Watson Kurylas Hughes USA Rugby NCC Report (A.Sharpley) Sharpley: Supposed to […]

RRRC Competition Update

The RRRC would like to let the members know about a few updates to our Club competitions: Men’s D1 Club The Griffins are not participating in the RRRC and as a result the competition is only five teams. To meet match requirements, the Austin Blacks and Dallas Reds will be participating in the Gold Cup […]

RRRC Championships May 6-7, 2017 – Call for Qualifier Host Bids

The Red River Rugby Conference (RRRC) Championships will take place on May 6-7, 2017. This year’s event will include the top Men’s D2 & D3 clubs. In addition the top Women’s D1 clubs will participate as well. We are officially requesting host applications at this time! Applications are due February 17, 2017 and will be reviewed by Luke Turner (D2 […]

World Rugby announces new measures to limit contact with the head

New law application guideline will codify zero-tolerance to contact with the head Approach informed by largest-ever study identifying most common situations leading to head injuries Players, coaches and match officials urged to be proactive in changing culture Latest step in proactive, evidence-driven approach to injury reduction Head is a no-go area World Rugby has further strengthened its […]

Reminder: TRU/RRRC, Who Does What?

There seems to be quite the confusion on what the Texas Rugby Union and the Red River Rugby Conference each oversee. The Texas Rugby Union (TRU) is a geographical union based upon a combination of club density in an area and natural geographical boundaries. The Red River Rugby Conference (RRRC) organizes, administers, controls and regulates […]

Level 1 Officiating 15s – Jan 7 @ Norman, OK

Date/Time: Saturday, January 07, 2017 (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM) Organizer: The University of Oklahoma Men’s Rugby Clinic Details Map/Directions Registration Information & Fees Clinic Description Pre-course Registration Requirements.  Students must complete the following World Rugby online modules available at the World Rugby Passport website.  First, register with WR on their Passport website that you will access […]