Rugby Referee Courses Available For Public

Level 1 Officiating Course—New Orleans La  (Gretna La) Date & Time:  Friday Sept 26th 5:30 – 10:00 and Sept 27th 9:00 – 1:00 NORFC Pitch Run in combination with high school 7’s practice.    (Must attend both sessions to complete certification) Location:          Sept 26th The Rugby Pub, 2802 Belle Chasse Hwy, Gretna, LA 70053 Sept 27th […]

Guyana upsets USA South in NACRA Championships

By David Conyers The home ground advantage and an outstanding first half display of rugby was not enough collateral for the USA Rugby South Panthers to clinch back to back Caribbean championships. The visiting Guyana national team played the perfect game plan and used their superior fitness in the second stanza of regular time and […]

Breaking News: Olympic Rugby qualifications announced

(SOURCE) The Olympic Rugby Sevens qualifications have been officially announced today. To qualify for the Olympics, teams must either place in the Top 4 in the 2014/2015 IRB Sevens World Series, win their 2015 IRB Regional Associations Sevens Championships, or win out in a Final Olympic Qualifications Tournament. Brazil’s Men’s and Women’s Rugby Sevens will have […]

Rugby World Cups Sevens are here, Who are the USA Eagles to watch?

As the Rugby World Cup Sevens comes to a start tomorrow, we will see 24 teams go against each other in Moscow, Russia aimed to win the pinnacle of worlds sevens competition. The United States, one of the hottest teams in the Sevens competition, will be starting pool play against New Zealand, Canada, and Georgia. […]

Deep South Panthers Bring New Respect To South Regional Rugby

  The impact of the NACRA Championship win by the USA South Panthers this past Saturday will eventually have a residual effect on the way USA international rugby will be played. For years we have seen an overarching bias towards rugby out of the West region, Midwest region, and Northeast region. You can see the […]

USA woes against France in the Junior World Championships

97-0 and 45-3. These are the scores from the first two games of the Junior World Championships that Team USA played against South Africa and France. USA enters into their last game of pool play 0-2 and they still have not been able to gather the concept of playing as a team with cohesion. When […]