February 2015

Monthly Archives

  • You’re invited! Join us at these Winter tournaments throughout March.

    This year we’re celebrating our 10th Anniversary of Developing Youth Through Rugby! We began our first after-school rugby programs in public schools in 2005 and a decade later we’ve worked in partnership with over 250 schools and mentored over 10,000 underserved, urban youth nationwide! We’ll formally commemorate this milestone on Tuesday May 12th at our […]

  • Play Rugby USA makes a splash at Vegas 7s

    Play Rugby USA had impressive representation at the HSBC Sevens World Series in Las Vegas last weekend! Several Youth Development Mentors (Sean, Marcus and Nate) took the field with The Northeast Rugby Olympic Development Academy. Our own Director of Coach Development, Dom Wareing, lent his expertise and helped guide the team to an impressive 5-1 record, losing in the final […]

  • YDM Spotlight – Sam McCarthy

    Our coaches work with over 4,500 children each week nationwide, but they do a lot more than just coach! They build vital connections with each participant to amplify program outcomes and improve each child’s experience. They’re at the heart of our program so we re-imagined them not as coaches but as Youth Development Mentors (YDMs) helping students develop positive character traits and […]

  • Congratulations to our official SnapCall contest winner!

    Rugby meets American Football On Sundary the New England Patriots beat the Seattle Seahawks during Superbowl XLIX, but it wasn’t just die hard football fans glued to their TVs and twitter feeds. Rugby fans across the nation watched excitedly to see Ohio State Rugby Player Nate Ebner defend for the Patriots against the Seahawks who […]