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USA Rugby logo Rugby Virginia is a registered nonprofit tax exempt §501(c)(3) organization and §509(a)(2) public charity.
Rugby Virginia is the primary development vehicle for youth and high school rugby within
the Commonwealth of Virginia and a USA Rugby Level 3 State Based Rugby Organization (SBRO).

Rugby Virginia - Dedicated to the Development of High School and Youth Rugby in Virginia


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Governing Bodies and Foundations


Medical & Safety

Other sport and athletic organizations

High School State Based Organizations (SBOs):

Rugby News

Rugby on TV & Internet

  • Rugby on TV listing - by USA Rugby
  • Rugby Dump
  • Mediazone (International Rugby)
  • BBC America - live & tape-delayed broadcasts of RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship
  • Fox Soccer Plus Fox soccer channel ALSO broadcasting rugby - Aviva Premiership, RABO 12, Heineken Cup.  Available on Verizon FiOS, Cox, & DirecTV.
  • Setanta (no longer broadcasting in USA)
  • The Rugby Hour (local radio)
  • NBC/Universal - broadcasts 7s rugby.
  • ESPN - live & tape-delayed broadcasts of iRB 7s Rugby and 7s Rugby Collegiate Championship.

Rugby Magazines - print

Major Rugby Competitions

  • iRB Rugby World Cup (held every four years)   RWC 2011 was played in New Zealand 9 Sept. thru 23 Oct. 2011.  RWC 2015 will be played in England
  • Heineken Cup: top European competition
  • European Challenge Cup : junior (second tier) European competition
  • RBS Six Nations: major international competition among national teams of England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, France & Italy
  • Rugby Championship (aka Tri Nations): Test rugby competition between Australia, New Zealand, South Africa & Argentina.  
  • Super XV (formerly Super 14): major southern hemisphere competition among fifteen teams - five each from Australia, New Zealand & South Africa
  • RaboDirect PRO12 (aka Magner's League; aka Celtic League): Teams from Ireland, Scotland & Wales, and Italy.
  • Aviva Premiership Rugby: England's premier domestic competition; formerly the Guinness Premiership
  • Top 14 Rugby : Premier French domestic rugby competition
  • ITM Cup (formerly Air New Zealand Cup/National Provincial Championship): major domestic New Zealand competition
  • Currie Cup: top domestic South African competition