27 Aug 2013

Men's D3 Club Schedule to Change

August 27, 2013

The Boston Irish Wolfhounds have had to drop out of Men's Club Division 3 for the fall. This will obviously have ramifications on the fall league schedule. Any changes to schedule is currently being looked at. Please contact your Division Director, Jeff West if you have question in the meantime. Fur..

23 Aug 2013

USA Rugby Member Registration Now Ready For NERFU Members

August 23, 2013

USA Rugby's 2013-2014 Membership Registration will now process NERFU dues. Feel free to go ahead and register. Please help spread the word to other members of your club. Everyone must be registered before they take part in matches this fall.  To register for any role with USA Ru..

16 Aug 2013


August 16, 2013

IMPORTANT: Please DO NOT REGISTER with USA Rugby for CIPP until notified. USA Rugby opened up registration yesterday but they have NOT placed NERFU dues on the registration system yet.Anyone that registers before our union dues are added will have their registration voided and they will have to go b..

06 Aug 2013

Level I Referee Course- August 24th

August 06, 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

NEW Scrum Engagement Process Effective August 15th!

July 26, 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

Belles, Beantown & Middlesex Straigthen Hold on Play-off Spots

July 23, 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

NERFU 7s Updates: NRU Qualifiers, Worcester 7s, Gate City 7s

July 20, 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

2013 NRU Sevens Women's All-Star Tryout Announced

July 12, 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 wins Midnight 7s

July 10, 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


June 07, 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..