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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Dear Regional and Local Referee Leaders, Three Clarifications are attached: # 7 addresses a player at the back of a scrum picking up the ball with their feet and “bunny hopping” – ILLEGAL. # 8 addresses a drop out that goes all the way to the opponent’s in-goal area and asks if there are Variations […]
Take the TRRA Law Test 3! Closes 11/14/14. Find the answers to Law Test 3!