USA Rugby Combine to be Hosted by Mystic River in November

USA Rugby Combine to be Hosted by Mystic River in November

November 15, 2014

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Mystic River will be hosting a USA Rugby Combine on November 23rd at Velocity Sports Performance in Norwood, MA. The combine is intended to identify elite athletes who could crossover into the game of rugby. Exceptional athletes may be considered for invitation to USA Rugby High Performance camps and assemblies.

No previous exposure to rugby is required, but some clear indication of top-level athletic ability at the college level or higher is strongly recommended. Top-level athletes are invited to apply for one of 30 available combine slots by filling out this form on the Mystic River website.

Note that the registration fee for the combine is $20, which will be payable in cash at Velocity Sports Center prior to participation in the combine.

The results of the following tests will be submitted to USA Rugby along with video of all participants:

Countermovement Jump
5-10-5 agility test
10 and 20 yard sprint
1RM Squat
1RM Bench Press
Yo-Yo test