28 Feb 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 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
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
29 Jan 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
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
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..
17 Jan 2014
The NERFU Board is looking for nominations for the 2014 Dr. Robert L. Laurence Award. The Robert L. Laurence award was introduced to NERFU in 1999 by former Executive Director of Colleges, Christopher Fauske. Mr. Fauske's desire was to have the Union acknowledge a College Administrator for..
07 Jan 2014
Dear NERFU Clubs, Happy New Year! We hope all of you had a nice Holiday and survived the storm. We would like to remind you that NERFU will hold its Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the DCU Center in Worcester on Saturday, February 8, 2014. The meeting will start promptly at 10am.&nbs..
23 Dec 2013
The following message is from the organizers of the 2014 Fort Lauderdale Ruggerfest:Ahoy all, I am helping the Fort Lauderdale Ruggerfest sign teams up for their event starting Fri night Feb 21 thru Sun Feb 23 pm. We feel that we are positioned to be the premier pre-season competitive tournament wit..