World Rugby Global Law Variations – Effective March 1

The Rugby Committee has approved the use of the following World Rugby Global Law trials for seven a side rugby tournaments played in the USA and leading to a USA National Championship. These trials are to go into effect in the USA as of March 1st, 2017. World Rugby have approved their use in domestic […]

Level 1 Officiating 15 – Celina, TX – March 11, 2017

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 with the noted links.  After completing each module, download the certificate you will receive from WR and email it to education@usarugby.org where it will be […]

Referee Courses in January!

If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to become a referee or understand the laws of the game a bit more, this is your opportunity! Rugby Texas Youth and Rugby Oklahoma Youth are combining forces to run these courses in January: Jan 7 – Norman, OK Jan 8 – Plano, TX – CANCELLED (due to low registrant numbers) […]

Level 1 Officiating 15s – Jan 14 @ Houston, TX – CANCELLED

Date/Time: Saturday, January 14, 2017 (9:00 AM – 4:00 PM) Organizer: Rugby Texas – SRO 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 with the […]

Level 1 Officiating 15s – Jan 8 @ Plano, TX – CANCELLED

Date/Time: Sunday, January 08, 2017 (8:30 AM – 4:00 PM) Organizer: Rugby Texas – SRO 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 with the […]

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 […]

Level 1 Officiating 15s – Jan 21 @ Austin, TX – CANCELLED

Date/Time: Saturday, January 21, 2017 (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM) Organizer: Rugby Texas – SRO Clinic Details Map/Directions Registration Information & Fees Clinic Description Course is part of the Try On Rugby Officiating campaign. Pre-course Registration Requirements.  Students must complete the following World Rugby online modules available at the World Rugby Passport website.  First, register with WR […]