03 Apr 2014

All Deaf Rugby Club to Play Exiles this Weekend

April 03, 2014

The All Deaf Rugby Club from Washington, D.C. are coming up to Massachusetts for their first ever tour. They will play against one of Member clubs the Framingham Exiles. The All Deaf are the first and only Deaf men's rugby club in the U.S. That match will be the first in American rugby history to ha..

01 Apr 2014

Reminder: Level 200 Coaching Course this Weekend in Vermont

April 01, 2014

We’d like to remind our members that a Level 200 Coaching Certification Clinic is being hosted by Burlington Rugby and the Vermont Youth Rugby Association this Saturday (April 5th) in Essex Junction, VT. This is a great way for coaches to take care of requirement #4 on the list below. Remember, in..

27 Mar 2014

2014- 2016 NERFU Board Adds Final Members

March 27, 2014

The positions still open after the NERFU Annual General Meeting were filled at the recent March Board Meeting.  John Cochenour was appointed to fill the Men's Club Division 4 Director position and can be reached at john.cochenour@gmail.com. Jeff Sperling was elected to the board to fill th..

28 Feb 2014

New Scrum Communication Method Starts March 1st

February 28, 2014

BOULDER, Colo. – The USA Rugby voted to adopt the IRB’s newest revision to the ongoing scrum engagement global trial: non-verbal communication to indicate to the scrumhalf when the ball can be placed into the scrum.Effective March 1 at all college and club matches, referees will discuss in the f..

20 Feb 2014

Two Sevens Clinics in the New England Area This March

February 20, 2014

Two top-level 7s clinics will be held in New England next month. The Serevi Co-Ed Academy will be first up on March 1st and 2nd at Harvard University. The following weekend (March 8th) features the Alex Magleby 7s Clinic at Dartmouth College. Details on both clinics follows:Serevi Co-Ed USA Rug..

18 Feb 2014

2014- 2016 NERFU Board Members Elected

February 18, 2014

Members of the the 2014-16 NERFU Board were elected at last week's AGM:President: Neil FoleySecretary: Open Position*Treasurer: Shannon WallaceExecutive Director of Clubs: Mike MartinMen Club Division I: Brett WillisMen Club Division II: Brad DufresneMen Club Division III: Bob WinchesterMen Club D..

07 Feb 2014

Final NERFU AGM Reminders

February 07, 2014


29 Jan 2014

7s Director Position Proposed: Nominations Sought

January 29, 2014

7s Director - Job Specification If approved at the 2014 Annual General Meeting, the New England Rugby Football Union (NERFU) Geographical Union (GU) will add a 7s Director position to the list of board officers.  The 7s Director will support the development and organization of the Senior C..

23 Jan 2014

In Memoriam: South Shore RFC Player Kyle Dandrow

January 23, 2014

Kyle Frederic Dandrow, of Marshfield, peacefully passed away on January 18th, 2014 at the age of 28.  He was the beloved son of Robert V. and Cathy A. (Canon) Dandrow. He is survived by his parents, his brother Craig T. Dandrow and wife Dara A. Reppucci, his sister Renee M. Dandrow, his grandmo..

17 Jan 2014

2014 Annual General Meeting Documents Posted

January 17, 2014

The agenda and by-laws have been posted by the Executive Committee for the 2014 NERFU Annual General Meeting. Clicking on the links below will allow you to view and download each document. The NERFU AGM will be held on February 8th in Worcester, MA at the DCU Center. The meeting will begin at 1..