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..

17 Jan 2014

Nominations Saught For Doc Laurence Award

January 17, 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

2014 NERFU AGM: Nominations and RSVP's Needed

January 07, 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

Fort Lauderdale Ruggerfest Registration Open

December 23, 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..