EPRU News - The Rugby Report - January 25th, 2018

Jersey Shore Shark Rugby

Club Spotlight: Jersey Shore RFC

The Jersey shore is more than just beaches and boardwalk, it is also home to a proud rugby community. The Jersey Shore RFC is a long standing member of the EPRU and this week's club spotlight.

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Philadelphia Whitemarsh Launches Competitive 7s Program

The Philadelphia Whitemarsh RFC is pleased to announce the revitalization of their Sevens Program. Once regarded as one of the elite 7’s programs in the country, the Club plans to restore that reputation this upcoming season.

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Join Schuylkill River For Weekly Touch Rugby

Schuylkill River Rugby invites Philadelphia rugby players to join them this winter for weekly co-ed touch rugby every Saturday mornings through March 3, 2018. The games start at 10:30am at Fairmount Park’s Edgeley Field. All players are welcome.

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Level 1 Officiating Referee Clinic

The East Penn Rugby Referee Society is hosting a Level 1 Officiating 15s referee clinic and certification on January 28, 2018 in Lancaster, PA. There is a $75 registration fee.

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Rugby Games at Eckley Patchtown Days

The Eckley Miners Village Museum is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the filming of The Molly Maguires at their annual festival, Patchtown Days. 

Local rugby teams are invited to play a commemorative game each day of the festival to highlight one of the most iconic clips from the film, a rugby game. In 2018, the festival falls on Saturday and Sunday, June 23-24.

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14th Annual George B. Yasso Golf Tournament

The George B. Yasso golf tournament returns to Southmoore Golf Club in Bath, PA on April 21 (rain or shine) at Southmoore. This event raises funds for the George B Yasso Memorial Fund, which supports scholarships for youth activities in the Bethlehem area. 

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Gray Sharks vs Morris Old Boys

At the 2016 AC Rugby Invitational the Gray Sharks faced off against the Morris Old Boys in an absolute mud bowl at The Watering Hole in Mays Landing. As everyone was slowly covered in muck it was harder and harder to see who played for which team, and by the end of the match players needed water bottles to help clear the mud from their faces.

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EPRU Apparel and More

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