Posts tagged "coaching"

How to keep Olympic Momentum

15s season is literally right around the corner. The New York Times called rugby the best sport to watch this Olympic’s game. Youth rugby is growing at an amazing rate, and we had TWO team go to Club National’s for 7s Rugby. If you have not yet figured out who you want to play with... Read more »

Vote for YOUR Coach of the Year

 Via USA Rugby-   As we enter our fall seasons and return to weekends full of traveling, matches, and camaraderie, we’d like to take a second to appreciate the men and women who dedicate countless hours of planning and practice time to growing the game of rugby and pursuit of victory on the pitch! Our... Read more »

iYRA fills Youth Rugby Development Officer

Illinois Youth Rugby Association have filled the position for announce their Youth Rugby Development Officer. They have made a definitely awesome choice with retaining the services of Anthony “T.R.” Sparenberg. I have been lucky enough to know T.R. when he played rugby at Western Illinois University and am sure he will do great in this... Read more »

“Jewish Olympics”, Pre-Season Games, and Ladies Night!

     The Olympics are over and plenty of rugby hints mixed into the games, including the London Welsh Rugby Club Choir singing the Olympic Anthem (may they think it’ll bring the nation luck in the next games). The Olympic  Flag is now in Rio home of the 2016 Olympics and rugby’s glorious return to the... Read more »