06 Aug 2013
Here's your chance to get certified as a ref as the fall season starts: There will be a Level 1 course at Southington High School in Southington Connecticut on August 24 (Saturday), 2013. The course leader is Richard Parker.Eligibility: This is the entry or introductory level course to rugby referee..
26 Jul 2013
Scrum Engagement Process – Effective August 15, 2013From our friends at the New England Rugby Referee Society (NERRS):The International Rugby Board Council has announced the implementation of a global trial of the “crouch, bind, set” scrum engagement sequence, which is aimed at enhancing playe..
23 Jul 2013
Congrats to both the Boston Belles and Middlesex for claiming the top prize at the Princeton 7s this weekend. For Middlesex, the championship victory pulls them to within 6 points of the top spot in the NRU 7s Qualifier Standings just behind Old Blue. For the Belles it means a tighter grasp on ..
20 Jul 2013
With the New Haven 7s and Cape Cod 7s under our belts here in New England we turn our attention to the NRU Club 7s Qualifiers for the men and women and a shout out from Charles River about their tournament in August, plus if your looking for some last minute 7s action this weekend, Worcester w..
12 Jul 2013
Head Coach JoAnne Ward Kos would like to announce the tryout format for the 2013 NRU Sevens Senior Women's All-Star team. Tryout will be held on Sunday July 28th (10-3pm) in Albany, NY at the Albany Knickerbockers pitch, Dick Green Field (50 Frisbee Rd, Albany, NY). At Tryouts ther..
10 Jul 2013
New England Olympic Development Academy’s first team took home first place and a grand prize of $3500 at the Midnight 7s Tournament hosted by Old Blue Rugby Football Club. Full report from Rugby Mag can be found here.
07 Jun 2013
Over 125 athletes from all over the Northeast area attended two open tryouts on Saturday, May 25th for the newly formed Sevens Olympic Development Academy at Columbia University’s Baker Field, and again in Malden, Mass, on Sunday May 26th. The Academy is dedicated to identifying, develo..
04 Jun 2013
Saratoga went 3-1 in the National Championship Series Saratoga's road to the DIII National Championship came to an end on Saturday with a loss to eventual DIII Champs Oceanside. Rugby Mag has the full report. The Stampede bounced back the foloowing day and downed Belmont Shore in the Consolatio..
04 Jun 2013
U.S. Rugby Camps are hosting a camp this July in Fairifeld, Connecticut. This is one of the few (if not only) rugby camps in Connecticut this summer. See the flyer for more details. U.S. Tomahawks (Rugby League) National Team Assistant Coach Ben Kelly will direct this Connecti..
02 Jun 2013
The Seven Days of Summer wraps up with the final stop on the Northeast 7's Qualifier circuit for women's and men's teams.Middlesex 7's – Woburn, MA (July 27th):Middlesex Barbarians RFC hosts another top-notch event this year, featuring three-team pool play in men’s and women’s social divisions..