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MidSouth Referees Support SIRC 7s

The South Independent Rugby Conference (SIRC) held a their 7s competition in Jacksonville, FL on January 28-29, 2017.  Five MidSouth referees served in the center and as assistant referees through the 10 team, 29 game weekend.  This was a great opportunity to assist a successful tournament and develop 7s specific officiating skills early in the […]

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Coaching of Match officials course

Referee Courses in Memphis and Chattanooga

Register now for one of the upcoming referee courses in Memphis and Chattanooga. The course prepares anyone to referee a match.  This is for anyone who wants to become a referee. It’s even for those who want to ref on the side and keep playing or coaching as their main focus. Refereeing is a great way develop your game knowledge and support the growth of […]

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Tougher Sanctions on contact with the head

World Rugby announces new measures for 2017 to limit contact with the head

New law application guideline will codify zero-tolerance to contact with the head Approach informed by largest-ever study identifying most common situations leading to head injuries Players, coaches and match officials urged to be proactive in changing culture Latest step in proactive, evidence-driven approach to injury reduction Head is a no-go area World Rugby has further […]

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