On behalf of Australian Rugby Union, your school is invited to register and participate in National Rugby Week (11th - 15th August) where girls and boys can try the NEW, FUN, SAFE and FAST-PACED game of Non-Contact 7s (NC7s), and learn about the Rugby values of integrity, respect, teamwork, discipline and passion through a range of innovative learning experiences on and off the field. Check out the New NC7s Laws Manual so you are up to speed on how to play.
ARU wants to encourage a week of Rugby activity with a focus on new schools and participants. NRW is part of NEW a dedicated National Rugby Recruitment Product for school children, allowing any school access to School Rugby Recruitment specific resources for Field, Carnival and Classroom participation, as part of our National Recruitment Program.
Announcement of Winning Schools – Monday 8 September 2014
Ambassador visit to Winning school week beginning 14th September 2014
* Registered in Term 2 (Free 'Start Up' Kit offer closed Friday 4th July).
If Schools registered before 1 June - ‘Early Bird’ – they went in the running to win one of 3 signed Wallabies v France match balls. Check out who were the lucky three schools.
The IRB has announced its match officials list for the second stage of the 2014 IRB Junior World Championships overnight, with two Australians appointed to referee two of the games in New Zealand on Sunday.
We’re excited to announce that Australian Rugby will be moving to a new online system for national competition management and participant registration for the 2014 Rugby Sevens season and the 2015 club Rugby season.
We’re set for an exciting year with plenty to look forward to in 2014, including our Qantas Men’s Sevens team competing in the Commonwealth Games (July), the Women’s Rugby World Cup in France (August) and the launch of a new domestic competition – the National Rugby Championship (August).