EPRU News - The Rugby Report - August 15th, 2018

Local Teams Bring Rugby to NE Frankford Boys and Girls Club

Schuylkill River RFC, Philadelphia Women’s RFC, and the North Philadelphia Nomads RFC are proud to announce year two of their summer rugby program at the NE Frankford Boys and Girls Club. Building off of the success of last year’s summer camp the ten week program sees coaches, players, and administrators from all three teams continue to give back to the community and help develop the game on the grassroots level.

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Upcoming Tournaments

Atlantic Cup 15s

The Atlantic Cup has kicked off the Fall rugby season for over forty years. Now in it's 44th year, Wilmington Rugby hosts the annual Atlantic Cup XVs Tournament on Saturday, August 18. Registration is now open!  Learn more » 

2019 World Vintage Rugby Carnival

MARS (The Middle Aged Rugby Side) from the Mid-Atlantic is looking for players to join them at 2019 World Vintage Rugby Carnival in the Fiji Islands on November 10-17, 2019. Contact Tour Coordinator Jason Ulikowski at jason [dot] ulikowskiatgmail [dot] com for more information. Learn more » 

2018 Board of Director Nominees

Learn about the men and women running for a position on the EPRU Board of Directors (BOD). Election results will be announced after voting at the Annual General Meeting Sunday, September 9 at 2pm at Dave and Busters in Plymouth Meeting. Please try to be in attendance.

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Upcoming Clinics

Level 1 Officiating Referee Clinic

The Mount St. Mary's University Men's Rugby Club is hosting a Level 1 Officiating 15s referee clinic and certification on August 25, 2018. The registration deadline is Wednesday, August 22. There is a $75 registration fee. Learn more »

USA Rugby Level 200 & World Rugby Level 1 Coaching Clinic

USA Rugby is hosting a Level 200 & World Rugby Level 1 coaching clinic and certification on November 17, 2018 in Aberdeen, MD. The registration deadline is Wednesday, November 14. There is a $125 registration fee. Learn more » 

Coaches for Youth Rugby Summer Camp

Several players, coaches and presidents from local rugby teams, including Schuylkill River and Philadelphia Women, volunteer their time during the summer to teach at a youth rugby summer camp at NE Frankford Boys and Girls Club. 

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North East Irish Philadelphia 10s Tournament

Jamel Sealey from the Wilkes Barre Breakers teamed up with North Penn and Brandywine going 3-1 at the North East Irish Philadelphia 10s Tournament. The team lost in the social finals match to the NE Irish Old Boys. 

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EPRU Apparel and More

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