TRRA Summer AGM – Aug 2, 2014 (SATURDAY) – Austin, TX

The Texas Rugby Referee Association (TRRA) Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held in Austin, TX on Aug 2, 2014 (SATURDAY). What: TRRA Annual AGM (Agenda & Minutes) When: Saturday, Aug 2, 2014 from 10am to 4pm Where: TBD NOTE: The TRU AGM will be Sunday, August 3, 2014 all are welcome to attend!

Oklahoma Rugby adds Wendy Young to their Hall of Fame!

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University of Oklahoma Rugby will enshrine its 2014 class of Hall of Famers in conjunction with its 40th Anniversary Friday, March 14, 2014 at Sooner Legends, starting at 7:00 pm. Jon Velie, OU’s Director of Rugby says, “This year’s class is indicative of the great tradition of OU Rugby, our first coach Kieran Malloy, our [...]

Foul Play, Sideline and On Field Referee Abuse

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All, there has been a onslaught of reported and unreported foul play and general obnoxious behavior on and off the field in recent weeks. It must stop now. Please see below a set of guidelines that need to be followed by referees when such incidents occur and tips on how to deal with bad behavior [...]

Rugby University Monthly Webinars by USA Rugby

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USA Rugby has begun holding Rugby University webinars! The most recent webinar featured Eagles Kittery Wagner and Zach Fenoglio discussing the intricacies of the scrum and USA Rugby Medical Director Michael Keating going over the new IRB Concussion protocols approved by USA Rugby. The free webinar series, to be conducted the second Monday of each [...]

Yes 9 Moves to a Non-Verbal Command from Referee

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In a minor revision to the current protocol surrounding the ongoing scrum engagement global trial, the International Rugby Board, USA Rugby and now the Texas Rugby Referee Association (TRRA) have confirmed that referees will use non-verbal communication to indicate to the scrum-half when the ball can be thrown into the scrum. The change is effective [...]