17 Jan 2016

NERFU AGM: Proposed By-law Changes Posted

January 17, 2016

All proposed changes to the NERFU By-laws for 2016 have been posted. Some of the changes proposed included the creation of an Executive Director of 15s and an Executive Director of 7s to replace the Executive Director of Clubs and Executive Director of Colleges as well as a proposal to stagger board..

08 Jan 2016

NERFU Board Meeting Next Wednesday

January 08, 2016

Mark Your Calendars: The current NERFU Board will have their final board meeting next Wednesday (January 13th). We are also soliciting any proposed changes to our by-laws so that they can be voted on at the AGM. If you wish to submit a proposed change, please contact your division director ..

07 Jan 2016

Level 1 Referee Courses Still Has Openings

January 07, 2016

The New England Rugby Referees Society (NERRS) is working in conjunction with USA Rugby to host a Level 1 Refereeing course next weekend. The class will be held on Saturday January 16th at Fairfield Prep (located in southern Connecticut). You can find more details and register on the USA Rug..

07 Jan 2016

NERFU AGM: One Month Away!

January 07, 2016

 The NERFU Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on February 6th. With a month left, half of the board positions still have no one nominated or running for re-election. The other half have only one person running for each position meaning you won't get a choice in who will lead your union. ..

24 Dec 2015

2016 Saratoga Sevens Invitational

December 24, 2015

To promote their third annual Saratoga Sevens Rugby Invitational, Saratoga Rugby has released a video. The 2016 tournament weekend will feature a Friday night Over 35’s kick-off 15’s match followed by the sevens tourney on Saturday, the weekend wraps up with high school players competing on Sund..

23 Dec 2015

North Shore Looking for a Head Coach

December 23, 2015

North Shore Rugby is seeking a Head Coach for their Men’s Division III team beginning in the 2016 season. If you have the knowledge and desire to teach, coach and manage their men’s team, please respond to Club President, John Rice with a short description of your coaching and rugby background, ..

22 Dec 2015

Level 200 Coaching Courses Coming

December 22, 2015

The Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization (MYRO) has worked with USA Rugby to get two Level 200 coaching courses offered in Massachusetts this winter.The first class will be held on Sunday January 31st at Smith College (located in western Massachusetts). You can find more details and register on th..

21 Dec 2015

Fourteen Board Positions Open, Only One Nomination

December 21, 2015

NERFU needs new leadership but so far we’ve only had one nomination for the fourteen spots open on the NERFU board. Per our by-laws, every position on the board must be up for election. While several current board member have indicated their willingness to run again, we still have two-thirds ..

15 Dec 2015

Senior Club Fall Season Re-cap

December 15, 2015

In our latest newsletter we re-capped all of the senior club fall competitions. You can see the whole report here complete with photos. For a text only version of the re-cap continue reading...(photo credit: Boston Maccabi RFC)2015 Senior Club Fall Season Re-cap All of our senior club divisions are..

07 Dec 2015

Salem State Rugby wins NSCRO East Coast Championship!!!

December 07, 2015

Congratulations goes to Salem State University for winning the National Small College Rugby Organization’s (NSCRO) East Coast Championships this weekend.   Salem State hit the road early on Friday to travel to Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsurgh, MD to take part in the Region 1 (East ..