USA Rugby announced World Rugby Shop as the newest top tier sponsor on Tuesday.  The Birmingham, Alabama based online retailer joins Emirates, BLK, AIG, Gatorade, and DHL as major investors in growing the game in the United States. “We are delighted to extend o...
Former professional National Rugby League (NRL) player Jarryd Hayne has officially completed his move to the National Football League signing futures contract with the San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday.  Despite rumors hinting that the 27-year-old was set to sign ...
The influence of rugby on American football is undeniable.  The Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll has talked about teaching rugby tackling techniques to his players while other players with a background in the sport praise the skills learned from rugby.  But ...
The USA men’s Eagles will get a final does of test match preparation and a good preview for the 2015 Rugby World Cup at this year’s World Rugby Pacific Nations Cup (PNC).  The PNC was designed to give Pacific Rim countries more high-level test matches and this ...
The USA Sevens Rugby Tournament was a huge success last weekend.  Fiji took the title with their 35-19 win over New Zealand while the USA Eagles had a great run to a 4th place finish.  But Vegas is about much more than the games on the field (at the tables) and...
Round Five of the HSBC Sevens World Series, the mid-point of the campaign, touches down in the United States with the playing of the Las Vegas 7’s this weekend. The international series takes on more importance this year with the top 4 finishers qualifyin...
Round Five of the HSBC Sevens World Series, the mid-point of the campaign, touches down in the United States with the playing of the Las Vegas 7’s this weekend. The international series takes on more importance this year with the top 4 finishers qualifyin...
Round Five of the HSBC Sevens World Series, the mid-point of the campaign, touches down in the United States with the playing of the Las Vegas 7’s this weekend. The international series takes on more importance this year with the top 4 finishers qualifyin...
France will have a new away look this year.  Les Bleus unveiled a red jersey to be used as their official 2015 away jersey.  The jersey is a departure from recent jerseys which have been white.  France ironically gave the jersey its on-field debut in their 15-8...
By Chris Adams – The most difficult thing for any rugby player to do is hand up his boots.  I have found myself close to taking the plunge on numerous occasions over the past 10 years. It all starts like this: “Guys, I hate to say it, but this is going to...