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Upcoming Schedule TOURNAMENTLOCATIONDATESCONTACTUSA RUGBY STAFFUSA RUGBY ASSIGNED REFEREE South Regional Cup Charlotte, NC June 17-19, 2016 Doug Shipley - [email protected] Alicia Allen, Erik Geib Haylee Slaughter Northeast Regional Cup Albany, NY June 18-19, 2016 Evan...
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By Tom Fordyce Chief sports writer at the Stade de France Maybe it is time for Englishmen to forget their long-held sporting antipathy towards Australians and start learning to love them instead. After Trevor Bayliss transformed the national cricket side from slow and stodgy and beaten by the Wes...
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Unlike other forms of football, rugby can be usefully viewed as a succession of prolonged physical engagements, either between individual players or between groups of players. Each of these engagements demands the exercise of substantial physical strength. While basic strength training should form t...
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Each year the Sydney University Football Club selects a group of players for its Elite Development Squad to prepare for the next season. For 2005 a squad of 50 was chosen which did not include any of the Club's seven Wallabies nor any of the players on Super 12 contracts. Players committed themselve...
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Rugby players spend considerably more playing time in physical contact and contest with opponents than players in other forms of football. Much of this contact involves extended grappling and wrestling, but what is also characteristic of rugby is the amount of time spent attempting to drive forward...