Month: November 2016

Thousands return to rugby

One year on from the Rugby World Cup 2015 final, the tournament’s legacy continues to inspire, with 190 new men’s teams launched this season, in large part due to the success of England Rugby’s Return to Rugby programme.

Club Essex referee’s session

On Sunday the 30th October we ran our first of Club Essex Referee’s Session held at Thurrock RFC. Following an initial email campaign to all Essex Rugby Clubs, which generated 39 members, with 25 attending on the day.

Jack thinks outside the box

Northumberland Community Rugby Coach, Jack Lambert, has been finding new ways to bring volunteer opportunities to students in local schools. So far, more than 30 Year 10 pupils have signed up to the Young Rugby Ambassador programme after being selected by their school.

ERRA – Refereeing the Tackle

With so many English Referees involved with the Autumn Internationals now is a perfect time to show you the latest Whistle-Stop video from ERRA (English Rugby Referees Association).