USA Rugby requires that all Senior Club Rugby Qualifying Matches must adhere to the Technical Zone field set up as detailed by USA Rugby’s Technical Zone Document (link). This is effective immediately.
2018-2019 Game Management Guidelines (released on 11/12/2018).
A little far away, but…
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From: Steve Parrill <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Tue, Oct 2, 2018 at 1:13 PM
Subject: Level 2 Referee/ Coaching of Match Official 2 / CMO1 Courses Nov 9-11 Mobile Al
The True South GU will be offering in cooperation with USA and World Rugby a dynamic suite of referee and referee coach training courses in conjunction with the Battleship Rugby Tourney in Mobile Alabama the following courses are being offered.
Level 2 Referee / Start time 2:00 pm Friday Nov 9th, referees will have course work and also referee matches at the Battleship Tourney on Nov 10/11th.
Coaching of Match Officials 2 / Start time Friday Nov 9th 9:00 am. Coaches will have course work throughout the weekend and also work with referees and referee coaches at the Battleship Tourney on Nov 10/11th.
Coaches of Match Officials 1 / Start time 6:00 pm Friday Nov 9th. Coaches will have course work throughout the weekend and also work with referees at the Battleship on Nov 10. (This course will conclude Saturday afternoon)
All courses are posted for registration and are filling up quickly. If interested, I suggest you register soon. Airport options include Mobile (MOB), Pensacola FL (PNS) 55 min and New Orleans (MSY) 2 hours
We will be using our current system for Fall 2018. Follow the procedure above at Club Match Submissions.
Referees must be contacted by the Tuesday prior to a match. Referee contact info can be found above at About Us/Match Referees.
From: Richard Every <email@example.com>
Sent: Wednesday, June 27, 2018, 9:17:37 AM EDT
Subject: WPL 2018
The WPL is in its 10th year and is the leading women’s competition in the USA. We are excited to present a new opportunity for match officials. The WPL has been identified as a pathway for referees and referee coaches, to strengthen refereeing in the USA, and for those that aspire toward professional and international rugby. We are offering both referees and referee coaches the following development and resources, structured on the professional rugby model that includes:
• Referee Online Video Self-Review
• CMO Online Video Review
• Weekly Match Official Online Meetings – Recorded and available online if you have a conflict
• Weekly Best Practices and Video Clips
• Referee Development Manager: Amanda Cox
• Match Fees: Referee $100 / Referee Coach $50
• HP Referee Manager: Richard Every
All successful applicants from your LRO, would, in return, be required to present online meetings to their LRO to ensure that information and resources are shared and are also benefiting the LRO and its members.
To be part of this great opportunity, referees and referee coaches can apply HERE: https://www.cognitoforms.com/ADVANTAGE5/WPLMatchOfficialApplication
You would need the support of your LRO. Only officials that participate in the competition will be considered for the playoffs and finals.
APPLICATIONS CLOSE FRIDAY, JULY 6th, 2018.