(Podcast) PITCH VISION 007 – Meet Tosan Tutse-Tonwe of Viral Rugby

Tosan Tutse-Tonwe is a former rugby player and head coach. Tosan founded the brand, Viral Rugby, which is a website that produces epic highlight videos of national men’s and women’s rugby teams. We talked about how Tosan got into rugby, how fans effect rugby, and what it means to commercialize rugby. You can find Tosan […]

SIRC Women’s Championship Preview

As get closer to the College 15s playoffs, we are finding ourselves entering into the time of the year where the college conferences start to play their championship tournaments. On March 18th and 19th, the South Independent Women’s Rugby Conference Championships will be hosted by Kennesaw State University in Atlanta, GA. Competing for conference supremacy will be […]

Nathalie Marchino on using social media to build a brand

Nathalie Marchino was a former USA Rugby Women’s Eagles player, before becoming a part of the Colombia Women’s National Rugby 7s team. Nathalie talks about how the Olympics helped develop the rugby brand for players, and what the significance of social media is on self-branding. Check out the full podcast interview on iTunes at https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/gift-time-rugby-network-podcast/id1214223254. Don’t […]

(PODCAST) PITCH VISION 005 – Meet Filip Keuppens of University of Dallas Rugby

Filip Keuppens is the head coach for the University of Dallas Rugby team. He also is head of marketing for the health drink company, Pickle Juice. In this episode, Filip Keuppens tells us about his journey into rugby, and how he developed his philosophy of rugby from a young age. He talks about how support […]

(Replay) Louisiana Lagniappe vs. Austin Valkyries (w/o commentary)

Louisiana Lagniappe Women’s Rugby hosted the Austin Valkyries on March 11, 2017 for their Spring season home opener in Baton Rouge, LA. Final score: Louisiana Lagniappe 25 Austin Valkyries 10 You can find these teams on social media: Louisiana Lagniappe – https://www.facebook.com/louisianalagniapperugby/ Austin Valkyries – https://www.facebook.com/austinvalkyries/

Barstool Sports Gets A Look At USA Sevens Tournament.

If you don’t know who Barstool Sports are, and you’re a sports fan, you need to get out from under a rock. These guys are the next generation of general sports reporting in the USA. Bring a hilarious general fan perspective to sports. Barstool Sports made it out to the HSBC USA Sevens Tournament two […]

Red River Collegiate Rugby Championships will be broadcast on Gift-Time Rugby Network

On April 1, 2017, the D1A Red River Collegiate Rugby Conference will be hosting the inaugural Canterbury North America Red River Collegiate Rugby Championships at Huns Field in Austin, TX. The championships will be broadcast live on the Gift-Time Rugby Network. The Red River Collegiate Rugby Conference is split into the North and South Divisions. […]

(PODCAST) Pitch Vision – Meet Nathalie Marchino

Nathalie Marchino was a former USA Rugby Women’s Eagles 7s player, before becoming a part of the Colombia Women’s National Rugby 7s team. She has been active on social media and been heavily mixed in the tech world as a one time employee of Twitter, and currently of Linkedin. Marchino took the time to talk […]

USA South Panthers To Compete At Savannah Tournament

Striving to build higher level rugby for its players, coaches and supporters, USA Rugby South will field two teams for the Savannah St. Patrick’s Day Tournament. This marks the third time the Panthers have presented two teams on a single weekend of competition. There are 20 clubs represented in the squad. The pipeline of players […]