August 2014

Monthly Archives

  • Changing the Game

    Referees can award a yellow or a red card during a flag rugby game for foul play or for poor sportsmanship. Now referees have a new card to hand out… At this year’s NYC Rugby Cup our referees and volunteers were on the look out to award Green Cards to players showing exceptional sportsmanship during a […]

  • Thanks to Life U Rugby!

    Last month we shared the story of 17 Play Rugby USA students who earned the opportunity to attend rugby camps throughout the US as part of our effort to build a college going culture. Now the summer comes to a close and students look ahead to the coming school year, we asked two students, Ryan H. and […]

  • JSLA Summer Camp gives kids a choice!

    One of the cornerstones of the Play Rugby USA approach to youth development is our purposeful activities designed to maximize student’s social and emotional growth – what we call intentionally designed programming. At this year’s Junior Sports Leadership Academy Summer Camp students were empowered to design their own camp experience, creating opportunities for students to experience self-determination and to grow […]