Women’s College Division 2 Championships Event Information

A complete information packet with all required information for the upcoming West Women’s College Division 2 Championships can be accessed using the link below.  Review the materials carefully, and be sure to submit your Event Roster to Rich Cortez by Wednesday, March 20.  In addition, it is recommended that you submit your Collegiate Eligibility form […]

2013 West Men’s Club 7s Qualfiers

The West has announced the Men’s Club 7s Qualifiers for 2013. June 22, 2013 – Texas Region Hosted by: Woodland Express (formally Exciles) Venue: The Woodlands Christian Academy Main Contact: David Pope; dpope@txphc.com; 832-955-1230 July 6, 2013 – Central Region Hosted by: Kansas City Blues Venue: Legacy Park, Kansas City, KS Main Contact: Peter Kowalski; […]

iRB Concussion Guidelines

Teams should be following the current regulation (Reg. 10) regarding concussions. Essentially – any player with a suspected concussion should be removed from play immediately. The full guidelines can be accessed via the attached link, or the attached document. LINK – iRB Concussion Guidelines DOCUMENT – IRB_Concussion_Guidelines_EN.

Rest in Peace – Kristine Anderson

On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 the Kansas Jayhawks Women’s Rugby Football Club learned that Kristine Andersen, our teammate, friend, and sister, passed away suddenly on Sunday at the age of twenty-one. Kristine was a senior in the English Department at the University of Kansas and began playing rugby for the Kansas Jayhawks in the fall […]

West Referee Chair and Treasurer

The Western Rugby Referee Association has elected Gary Hartzell as the new Chair. Gary has served in a variety of capacities with the WRRA in the past, most notably as the West Referee scheduler. In addition, Dan Hattrup has been confirmed as the new WRRA Treasurer. Dan will work closely with David McPhail, West Treasurer […]

USA Rugby to Change Senior Club Competitions Structure

USA RUGBY TO CHANGE SENIOR CLUB COMPETITIONS STRUCTURE IN 2013-2014 Restructuring aimed at providing increased opportunities for development of players, coaches and referees Boulder, Co (Aug 27, 2012) – Looking to create an environment that promotes a higher level of competition for its members, USA Rugby announced today the framework for the coming restructuring of […]

USA Rugby Member Accident Insurance

USA RUGBY MEMBER ACCIDENT INSURANCE Link to USA Rugby Website WHO IS COVERED? All registered members of USA Rugby, including athletes, coaches, officials and referees. WHAT IS COVERED? Accidental injury that occurs at USA Rugby sanctioned activities. WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS? Excess Accident Medical Expense: $25,000 Deductible, with Primary Insurance: $1,500* Deductible, without Primary Insurance: […]

USA Rugby Improves Coach Certification Standards

USA Rugby Improves Coach Certification Standards USA Rugby has updated what it means to be a registered rugby coach in the United States. Beginning with the 2012-13 membership year, all USA Rugby members that register as a coach will be required to successfully complete a comprehensive USA Rugby Player Protection Package as part of their […]

West 7s Qualifiers for 2012 – Updated Info

Gregg Jarvis (gjarvis@lexmark.com), the West 7s Program Direction, has announced the slate of West 7s Qualifying tournaments for 2012. See below for the tournament host contact information. The entry fee is $400 per qualifying event. June 23 – Houston, TX Contact: Eric Phillips (Ericphillips1@hotmail.com) Host: Houston Area Rugby Club (HARC) Note, this tournament coincides with […]

West Men’s Division 2 & Division 3 Championship Information

Click here for event information for the West Men’s Club Division 2 and 3 Championships. Please be sure to review these materials ASAP so that you are well aware of the requirements. Click here for a direct link to the tournament brackets and match times. Results will be updated during the tournament.