2017 USA Rugby Transfer & Registration Deadline – April 1

It’s that time of year again! We wanted to remind you about an important transfer and registration deadline, April 1 at 11:59 PM Mountain Time (Bylaw 3.2-a). To fully understand this deadline, we strongly encourage you to refer to the USA Rugby Eligibility Regulations. This deadline applies to you if: you are currently registered with a club that is not the club you plan […]

USA Rugby Academy Training Camp – May 13-14 @ Houston Sports Park

REGISTER Atavus is hosting a two-day USA Rugby Academy Training Camp at the Houston Sports Park on May 13-14, 2017. What: 2 day Training Camp When: May 13-14, 2017 Who: Male | Female 14+ Cost: $180 This two-day USA Rugby Academy Training Camp will establish a strong technical foundation for game understanding, accelerated skill acquisition, and […]

Texas kickoff times announced for Americas Rugby Championship 2017

Kickoff times for the USA Men’s Eagles’ two home matches during the 2017 Americas Rugby Championship competition have been announced. Featuring six of North and South America’s top-ranked international rugby countries, the Americas Rugby Championship returns to the Lone Star State in its second year. International rugby will debut at San Antonio’s Toyota Field Saturday, […]

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 […]

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) […]

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 […]