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Cisco Lopez appointed to AR the USA-Chile game for ARC
Congratulations to our own FRRA referee Cisco Lopez (Miami) on his USA Rugby appointment as an Assistant Referee for the Americas Rugby Championship test match between USA and Chile, which will be played in Ft. Lauderdale on Saturday February 20, 6 PM at Lockhart Stadium.
1/26/2016 1:13:33 AM
Sevens Overview
This article is just a quick overview on how the FRU's Sevens Season is structured.
6/7/2015 7:15:04 PM
39th Fort Lauderdale Ruggerfest shaping up nicely
The lineup for the 39th Annual Ruggerfest is shaping up nicely with very qualified and diverse competition across all levels. We are looking to close all brackets at the end of this month, but have not gotten much response from Florida clubs. Please contact Toby Lawrence at [email protected] if your club would like to be part of the action. Teams are encouraged to send developmental players/sides to fill the club division.
1/21/2015 9:01:39 PM
Rugby in Florida overview. Season 2014-15
This article is an attempt to present an overview of how rugby in Florida is currently organized. In this version Sevens is not covered. It may contain some errors or inaccurate information, --my apologies for that--. It is a work in progress. I will post a revised version once I get some feedback, which would be very much appreciated. Please send any comments to [email protected].com
1/16/2015 1:02:30 AM
U19 Men Panthers begins preparations for 2015
The USA Rugby South u19 program competed for the first time and finished 3rd in the 2014 U19 North America Caribbean Rugby Association (NACRA) Championships. We are beginning preparation for the 2015 NACRA Championships.
10/2/2014 5:47:28 AM
Fort Lauderdale vs Boca Raton Semifinal - By Mike Resta
Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton played one of the Men´s Division 2 semifinals on Saturday, April 5th. Final score was 20 to 17. The following commentary of the game was written by Mike Resta.
4/8/2014 5:17:43 PM
Women's Sevens World Series in Atlanta
1/15/2014 11:08:52 AM
2013-2014 USA Rugby Membership Registration Cycle Now Open!
Excited for the fall rugby season? Before lacing up your boots, renew or register for your official USA Rugby 2013-2014 season membership TODAY! The new membership cycle takes effect August 15, 2013, through August 31, 2014.
8/15/2013 3:21:12 PM
Youth North vs. South Challenge Cup - Details and rosters
The Florida Youth Rugby Union (FYRU) High Performance Program (HPP) will have the North vs. South Challenge Cup on Saturday June 29th, 2013.
6/20/2013 10:06:52 AM
Serevi Rugby® Brings Sevens Training Camp to Miami Area Players and Coaches
Weekend provides skills for a new Olympic sport, bilingual instruction and sevens coaching course
4/22/2013 8:57:09 PM
Clash of the Codes
Jacksonville Axe men RLFC competes in the a National Rugby League Competition which commences in June. Axe Men have put the challenge to the Florida Men's Select Side for the "Clash of the Codes Cup".
4/18/2013 12:29:36 PM
USA Rugby South take on The Bahamas
Saturday April 13th, 2013 @ Bahamas.
4/12/2013 11:27:19 AM
American Rugby Model (ARM) Coaching Clinic Level 200
Florida's First USA Rugby, American Rugby Model (ARM) Coaching Clinic Level 200, organized by Boca Raton Rugby Football Club.
2/13/2013 3:37:28 PM
Rugby History in the Making
--By David Conyers South Forward Coach

The American South Men’s rugby team recorded its first ever North American Caribbean Rugby Association (N.A.C.R.A) victory last Saturday at Life University in Marietta Georgia over the Mexican national team 50-23. It is also alleged that it was Mexico’s first international fifteen a side match on US soil at this level, thus creating history on two fronts.
1/22/2013 12:31:47 AM
NACRA CHAMPIONSHIPS - Players selection
USA South has again been asked by USAR to represent the USA in this championship
12/19/2012 10:14:50 PM
USA Rugby Women's and Men's U-20 programs
SA Rugby released today the preliminary winter and spring schedule for their Women's and Men's U-20 programs, as well as plans to modify the selection procedures for the U-20 National Teams, which will now be called the Junior All-Americans.
12/14/2012 9:32:29 AM
USA Rugby South Event Bids
Bidding for various South events are open to clubs. Bid submissions should be sent to Peter L. Steyn (USARS Competition Chair) by February 1 2013 so that the South board can review and approve a winner.
12/5/2012 8:36:45 AM
Rugby clubs across the state prepare for All Florida Weekend
By Brian Cole, Tampa Bay Rugby Examiner
Palm Beach Rugby Jamboree Sept 29th
The mens teams from Miami, Boca, FAU, Palm Beach, Treasure Coast, Indian River, Brevard and Saint Augustine will be participating in the Palm Beach Rugby Jamboree, next September the 29th. Details of the event.
New payment system for Referees
At the Board Meeting in July the Board Members voted to do away with the sliding scale for Referee & AR Payments and go to a one price system.
Change in Referee Grade Nomenclature
We got this from Bruce Carter, Chairman of the Referee and Laws Committee regarding the change of grade nomenclature.

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