Category Archives: Here’s an Idea

Someone out there came up with something good. Let’s share it around and see if it will stick.

On Hosting the 7s Rugby World Cup

Recently, USA Rugby announced their intent to bid for the 2018 Rugby 7s World Cup. The news sparked a bit of excitement in the rugby community. With the recent success of the Vegas 7s and CRC, combined with the advent of the Olympic Rugby Quadrennial makes the idea of hosting a 7s RWC in the […]

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Coaching opportunities in the Super Rugby Final [NO SPOILERS!]

Good morning everyone! It’s 9 AM here in South Africa, and the country has been buzzing all week about the Super Rugby final. Everyone expects SBW to make some incredible offloads, Bismarck du Plessis and his brother Jannie to do hard work at the breakdown, and for Aaron Cruden and Freddy Michalak to be their […]

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Multi-dimensional athlete development

Unprompted by myself, James Wilber, former captain at the University of Michigan and current employee at USA Rugby, passed along his take on how to foster the retention of passionate rugby players as they inevitably phase out of serious competition. As always, if you have your own thoughts, pass them along. Thanks and enjoy! In […]

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