USA Rugby Cancels Second Stars vs Stripes Game Due To Positive Covid Test
Nov 21, 2020
During Friday’s scheduled screening, two Women’s XVs players tested positive for COVID-19.
Women's National Team XVs Rosters For Stars vs Stripes Scrimmage Series
Nov 16, 2020
Head Coach Rob Cain has announced a 49-player roster for the Women’s National Team XVs’ scrimmage series to happen November 18 and 21, KO 2 PM MT, at the Rugby Town National Training Center.
Fiji vs France Canceled At Autumn Nations Cup
Nov 14, 2020
Due to four positive Covid-19 test, the game between Fiji and France has been canceled.
USA Rugby's Stars vs Stripes Women's Games Live On FloRugby
Nov 9, 2020
USA Women’s National Team XVs pool players will compete in a two-game series on November 18 and 21, KO 2 PM MT, at Infinity Park in Glendale, CO. The event forms part of Women’s Rugby Week, a celebration of the past, present and future of the game across USA Rugby’s digital channels.
Autumn Nations Cup Will Be Live & On-Demand On FloRugby
Oct 28, 2020
AUSTIN, Texas (October 28, 2020) – International rugby competition organizer, Six Nations Rugby, and live sports streaming and original content innovator, FloSports, jointly announced today the highly-anticipated rugby tournament, Autumn Nations Cup, will be exclusively broadcast in the United States only on FloSports.
FloSports Partners With Rx Sports
Sep 16, 2020
FloSports has partnered with Rx Sports, producer of world-class CBD products, perfect for your training recovery needs.
Date Set For New Zealand's North vs South Island Battle
Jul 1, 2020
For the first time since the mid 1980's, New Zealand is set to reintroduce the famous North vs South Island match on August 29th, pitting players from each of the two parts of New Zealand against one another to settle where the best rugby players in the country truly come from.
Could New Zealand Be Hosting The Entire 2020 Rugby Championship?
Jun 30, 2020
With much of the world shut down still thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic, rumors are swirling that New Zealand could be home to the entire 2020 Rugby Championship. The past three weeks have seen the beginning of the Super Rugby Aotearoa, a competition involving just the four New Zealand Super Rugby franchises.
Senior Club Member Unions Elect Council Executive Committee
Jun 26, 2020
GLENDALE, CO – Elected members of the USA Rugby Senior Club Executive Committee were announced today after a vote by the Senior Club Council, comprised of representatives from the 19 Member Unions across the country. As part of the governance reorganization, this Executive Committee including officers and committee chairs will represent and administer the Senior Club community across USA Rugby membership. These elections are in line with the newly developed Terms of Reference, where Union representatives collaborated to determine what the Council committee structure will be, along with roles and responsibilities. The Executive Committee consists of nine representatives; five standing committee chairs and four officers. The standing committees will facilitate certain elements of the Senior Club game including Eligibility, Discipline, Competitions, Training & Development and finally Diversity, Equity & Inclusion. The Officers include the council Chair and Vice Chair, Treasurer and Secretary. The Senior Club Representative to the USA Rugby Board of Directors is an ex-officio member. Next steps for the Senior Club Council will be selecting representatives to the USA Rugby Board and its committees, followed by negotiation with the USA Rugby National Office on supportive services through a Community Service Agreement.
USA Rugby Statement Regarding Handling of 2017 Robert Paylor Injury
Jun 15, 2020
In the spring of 2017, University of California second rower Robert Paylor fractured his neck when a maul collapsed and he was pulled down on to the top of his head. In the three years since the catastrophic injury, USA Rugby has come under intense scrutiny from the public for lack of transparency and lack of thorough investigation into the citing process. Today they issued a statement addressing the situation and their lack of proactivity during the process.
Premiership Rugby Eyes Mid-August Return
Jun 5, 2020
Following the league shutdown due to coronavirus in March, the Gallagher Premiership looks set for a return to action on August 15th. One week ago, UK government officials announced that elite-level sports would be able to resume on June 1st behind closed doors.
We Stand With You
Jun 2, 2020
The events of the last week have been tremendously painful to us all.
BREAKING NEWS: Super Rugby Will Officially Return June 13
May 11, 2020
Great news for rugby fans everywhere! Super Rugby's abbreviated season featuring just the five New Zealand franchises will commence on June 13!
Super Rugby Could Resume Soon (With Some Changes)
May 7, 2020
Given its strong response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the country of New Zealand is close to reducing its alert level from a level three to a level two. One of the major upshots of this move would be the allowance of the Super Rugby season to continue, albeit behind closed doors.
Could We See Sonny Bill & Mike Tyson In The Ring?
May 6, 2020
At ripe old age of 53, Mike Tyson is gearing for a return to the boxing ring. But don't be fooled by his years, the legend of the ring has been training ferociously over the past few years and looks set for a genuine comeback. His opponent? Rumors are suggesting the great Sonny Bill Williams as a potential combatant.