It is a fact of life for rugby in the USA that games are played with some regularity on pitches that do not or cannot have normal goal posts in the goal line. This issue is fairly unique to the US and has not been addressed by the IRB. […]
The MidSouth Rugby Referee Society is pleased to announce that the Heart of Dixie Tournament in Huntsville, AL will serve as the location for an upcoming World Rugby Coaching of Officials Course on October 2nd and 3rd, 2015. This is part of a strategic effort to develop a solid team across the MSRRS for referee growth. Date & […]
This video provides examples and clarification regarding several important aspects of the game. Leave any questions or discussion in the comments of this page.
It’s that time of year again to renew your membership with USA Rugby as a referee. When declaring your position as a referee, be sure to affiliate with the MidSouth Rugby Referee Society under “Tennessee”. You may register for multiple roles (coach, administrator, referee) without any additional fee. Click here and renew your individual membership.
Rugby 7s evolves quickly. As referees, we should be students of the game and change our tactics to maintain balance in the game. The attached video and notes were published by USA’s rugby referee manager. Please use the comments for questions or discussion. Running lines/Positioning: 45º at the breakdown – not square on or flat […]