The Eagle Impact Rugby Academy (EIRA) Mid-Atlantic Regional Academy launches it’s 2017/2018 coaching season on October 15th at Gonzaga College High School in Washington, D.C. with a training session for coaches from 10:00am to 1:00pm followed by a Player Talent ID Clinic from 2:00pm to 5:00pm.
We are pleased to announce that we are adding girls rugby to the program this year.
The training session... Read More
In Gaithersburg, Md., 59 ruggers shared the pitch for two days of drills and games at Atavus’ USA Rugby Academy Training Camp. Yale University’s Director of Rugby, Greg McWilliams, and a handful of local coaches led the Memorial Day weekend camp.
The players on hand included men, women, boys and girls aged 14-29. The wide array of experience and skill level created a unique rugby landscape. It’s... Read More
Army West Point is offering an overnight summer rugby camp for girls 12 to 18 years old.
This marks the first-year of this three-session training experience.
The coaching staff is exceptional; including Bill LeClerc, Head Men’s Coach at Army, Steve Lewis, USA 2014-2015 Coach of the year, and finally, Lara Vivolo, Assistant Women’s Army Coach, and former USA Eagles player. The ratio will be ten... Read More
Press Release - Landshark Rugby Academy, a full-scale development program for both men’s and women’s athletes, has partnered with USA Rugby to join the ranks of the other National Development Academies to become the official NDA of the Mid-Atlantic region along with the current ODA Scion Rugby.
Landshark will be based out of the Baltimore/Annapolis, Md. area and is headed up by current Rocky... Read More
This summer, parents can give their young female rugby players an opportunity to improve skills at the Army Girl’s Rugby Camp at scenic and historic West Point, NY, fifty-miles north of New York City.
At the modern Anderson Rugby Complex, a talented coaching staff of rugby experts, including Head Coach, Bill LeClerc, Steve Lewis, USA Coach of the Year in 2015, and Army Women’s Assistant Coach,... Read More
A casual chat between rugby guys has led to an opportunity to bring former Rugby World Cup winning coach, Sir Graham Henry, to the United States in April. The joint venture between Tiger Rugby, the Northern California RFU (NCRFU), Life West Rugby and The Rugby Site, sees the former All Black Coach travel to San Francisco, Chicago, Atlanta and Clemson on a 12-day tour.
The trip came about after... Read More
Lafayette, Colo. (March 23, 2017) – USA Rugby announced a long-term extension with partner Atavus to facilitate the USA Rugby Academy (USARA) – a critical part of USA Rugby player development – at locations across the country to identify and develop the nation’s top young players.
USARA “Powered by Atavus” events are grouped into three categories to meet specific needs in USA Rugby's player... Read More
The Austin Blacks got a convincing victory over HARC this weekend. Execution was key for the Blacks en route to securing a 62-17 win. For the Blacks, Saturday’s match was all about getting their game plan right. From execution on offense to increased stability at the breakdown and set piece play, each element of the Blacks’ game was on point.
“Execution on offense in the first half was clinical... Read More
Dartmouth RFC past and present meet as former co-captain Nate Brakeley ('12), and current captain Madison Hughes ('15), take a moment following the conclusion of the USA 7's High Performance Camp in Chula Vista.
Both players were coached by Alex Magelby.
Dartmouth will again be the Ivy League favorite in the spring. A two-time winner of the Penn Mutual College Rugby Championship (CRC) in... Read More
Atlantis is hosting a camp Sunday Sept. 21 9am-4pm at the Alapocas Run State Park in Wilmington,
Del., with an eye towards the 2015 Las Vegas Invitational. The iconic 7s select side intends to enter teams in the men’s elite, women’s elite, men’s developmental, boy’s high school, girl’s high school and boy’s U16 divisions at the LVI.
Former USA men’s and women’s head 7s coach Emil Signes,... Read More