2017 Summit and HOF– Save the Date!

TRU Summit Mark your calendars! The Texas Rugby Union is holding our third annual Regional Development Summit on September 8-10, 2017 in the Houston area. The event last year was our most attended and we hope to continue setting records this year. This event is for rugby of all levels including Adults, Collegiate, High School […]

TRU Summer AGM – August 27 – DFW

The Texas Rugby Union (TRU) Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the Summer/Fall will be held in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, on August 27, 2017. The TRU Board voted to break out this event from the TRU Summit as we will be having several important elections and we want to make sure that the candidates have […]

Austin Huns Defeat NYAC to Capture Men’s DI Title

The Austin Huns defeated longtime American rugby power New York Athletic Club, 27-23, Saturday to win their first USA Rugby Emirates Airline Men’s Division I National Championship in more than 40 years. The second game of the Championship event at Infinity Park was the tightest in years, went down to the wire, and featured six […]

2017 RRRC Promotion and Relegation

Now that the 2016-2017 Competitive 15s Season has ended, the RRRC has reviewed the Promotion and Relegation Policy. After reviewing, the results are below. These are NOT FINALIZED as Clubs have the opportunity to appeal or request voluntary promotion or relegation. Per the policy, these men’s teams are being Promoted and Relegated. At this time, […]

2017 RRRC 7s Qualifier Tournament Rules and Regulations

General Provisions: Eligible teams that would like to participate in the RRRC 7s Series must be in good standing with USA Rugby, the Red River Rugby Conference (RRRC) and the Texas Rugby Union (TRU). If applying from outside the RRRC or the TRU, the team must be in good standing with a Geographic Union (GU) or a Local […]

7s Registration/Transfer Deadline – July 1

We wanted to remind you about an important transfer and registration deadline for 7s, July 1 (USA Rugby Eligibility Bylaw 9.2). Players must be present on the Clubs USA Rugby roster to be eligible for RRRC  7s tournaments. We wouldn’t recommend waiting until June 31st to request transfers as it can take more than 3-5 business days for transfers to be approved. […]

7s Reminders

With 7s just around the corner we wanted to send out a few reminders: New 7s clubs must apply to the TRU by June 1; the TRU Board will expedite applications to have them reviewed as quickly as possible: TRU Application Clubs and 7s-only teams must be in good standing with the TRU by June 1. Good […]