PITCH VISION 011 – Meet Kaitlin McCabe

Kaitlin McCabe is an up and coming writer in the rugby community. She’s written for Bleacher Report, Sports Illustrated, Rugby Today and Gotham Sports Network. We talk with Kaitlin about how she got started in rugby, how media should be done for rugby in the USA, and her perspective on what it’s like to be […]

PITCH VISION 010: Meet Phaidra Knight of USA Rugby and Monroe College

Phaidra Knight is a player for USA Rugby Women’s National Team. She is a 3x Rugby World Cup competitor. She’s part of the Rugby World Cup All World team. Knight has been voted as a player representative for the USA Rugby National Governing Board. She now has started the women’s rugby team for Monroe College. […]

PITCH VISION 009 – Meet Tadhg Leader of Rugby Consulting USA

Tadhg Leader is the co-founder of Rugby Consulting USA. He is a former member of Connecht Rugby, a professional rugby team based out of Ireland. Rugby Consulting USA is a traveling player development organization that looks to help teach new coaching and training techniques that are used by the top level rugby teams in the […]

(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 […]

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 […]

(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 […]

(Podcast) PITCH VISION – MEET NICK GOLD OF UAB RUGBY

Today’s episode of Pitch Vision features University of Alabama-Birmingham player, Nick Gold. Nick Gold has been playing for a short period of time, but has taken a solid amount of responsibility of the team since playing. Gold talked about how he got into rugby, and where he wants to take it. We had a great […]