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NERFU Releases Schedule for 2016-17

Sunday August 21st, 2016



NERFU has released its 2016-17 schedules for league competition throughout New England. For questions, clubs should contact their respective division director.Senior Women - Division 1 - Download Schedule Senior Women - Division 2 - Download Schedule Senior Men - Division 1 - Download...


Boston Women and Mystic Men punch ticket to Nationals! In the Northeast Championship tournament hosted by Saratoga this past weekend, the Boston Women defeated cross town rivals Beantown in the Semi-Finals. In the final, Boston narrowly lost to a strong Old Blue side, 10-5, but...

New England Rugby Referee Society is organizing a Level One Match Officials Course at the University of Vermont in Burlington on Sunday, September 4.Registration and details at: https://webpoint.usarugby.org/wp15/Events2/ViewEvt.wp?EventID=2076 Please take note of important...


Peter Watson of the New England Rugby Referees Society (NERRS) will lead a USA Rugby Level 1 Officiating Course this Saturday at Mitchell College in New London, CT.Registration close tomorrow and there are some on-line prerequisites to complete prior to the course so don't delay if you'd like to...

Mystic River moves on to Nationals

Sunday May 22nd, 2016



Mystic River overcomes mud and Old Blue of New York to advance to Nationals and compete for the men's D1 Championship. Final score after 80 minutes was 10-5. Complete NERFU club results from playoffs:May 21: Burlington Rugby 15 - 18 Harrisburg Harlots Boston Rugby 5 - 12 Raleigh VenomBeantown Rugby...

NERFU Cup Tournament Results

Tuesday May 17th, 2016



Pool A Women Champion: Providence Pool B Women Champion: AmoskeagPool A Men: Mystic RiverPool B Men: Irish WolfhoundsPool C Men: "Rhody Beez"Pool A Consolation: AmoskeagPool B Consolation: BurlingtonPool C Consolation: Boston/Worcester**After two five-minute overtimes, Boston and...

Northeast Regional Playoff Results

Sunday May 08th, 2016



The 2016 Atlantic North Conference playoffs featured a slate of New England based women's D1 and D2 clubs while NERFU men's D2 and D3 representatives faced off against Empire GU sides. The weekend began with women's D2 regional semi-finals where Burlington overcame Portland. It was a close match,...


New York, NY; (April 21, 2016) – The Northeast Academy, in partnership with the University of New Haven Women’s Rugby Club, will host a USA Rugby Level 300 Coaching Clinic on the weekend of May 21, 2016. The two day course will focus on advancing tactical game plans and technical skill...


New York, NY; (April 29, 2016) – The Northeast Academy will be conducting its annual USA Rugby National Tracking Camp (NTC) and Combine on the weekend of June 11th, 2016. Hospitality for the very full weekend of events comes courtesy of the Saratoga Rugby Club, whose nationally renowned rugby...


Chris Schuyler, Vice President of the New England Rugby Referee Society wanted to pass this information on about an upcoming Level 1 Referee Course they are hosting at the University of New Hampshire this Sunday. Becoming involved as a referee is a great way to improve your game as player and another...


Final reminder that the upcoming senior club 15’s participation registration and transfer deadline is this Friday April 1st, 2016 (at 11:59 pm MST). If you are registering or transferring to a club that is eligible for the upcoming play-offs, you should also reference the USA Rugby...

Saratoga Collegiate Cup Sevens Announcement

Thursday February 11th, 2016



The Saratoga Rugby Club would like to invite you to join their inaugural Saratoga Collegiate Cup 7’s tournament on April 30th, 2016. The one day tournament will feature 12 collegiate men’s teams competing for trophies and cash prizes. This tournament is on a first come basis. Saratoga...

NERFU AGM: Nominations Final, Agenda Posted

Thursday January 28th, 2016


Wednesday January 27th marked the deadline for nominations to have been made for the NERFU Board. The board elections will be held at our Annual General Meeting (AGM). You can view the final list of candidates along with the agenda and the proposed by-law changes on our AGM documents page. The 2016...

2016 NERFU Cup Dates Announced

Thursday January 28th, 2016



The NERFU Board has accepted Newport Rugby’s proposal to host the 2016 NERFU Cup Club Championships. Newport Rugby’s proposal was the only one submitted. The tournament this year will be held on May 14th and 15th at Fort Adams State Park. If your club is interested in hosting the 2017 NERFU Cup,...

Atavus Rugby Training Camp Coming to Boston

Wednesday January 27th, 2016



An Atavus/USA Rugby Training Camp will be coming to the Harvard Bubble on February 27th and 28th. You can find out more about the camp and register on Atavus.com/Boston. If you have questions or are interested in team rates please contact Matt Trouville. Camp participation is limited to 80...

Level 200 Coaching Courses Coming Soon

Wednesday January 27th, 2016



Reminder that two Level 200 coaching courses are coming up, one this weekend and the second in February. The Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization (MYRO) has partnered with USA Rugby to host the courses.The first class will be held on Sunday January 31st at Smith College (located in western...

Summer 7s Tournament Kick-Off!

Thursday January 21st, 2016



John McGeachy, the NERFU Director of 7s has released this message soliciting 7s tournament applications:"Despite the cold weather, it’s that time again to start planning the NERFU 7s tournament calendar. Any club (senior or college level) planning to host a tournament should complete the...

NERFU AGM: Proposed By-law Changes Posted

Sunday January 17th, 2016


All proposed changes to the NERFU By-laws for 2016 have been posted. Some of the changes proposed included the creation of an Executive Director of 15s and an Executive Director of 7s to replace the Executive Director of Clubs and Executive Director of Colleges as well as a proposal to stagger board...

NERFU Board Meeting Next Wednesday

Friday January 08th, 2016



Mark Your Calendars: The current NERFU Board will have their final board meeting next Wednesday (January 13th).
We are also soliciting any proposed changes to our by-laws so that they can be voted on at the AGM. If you wish to submit a proposed change, please contact your division director...

Level 1 Referee Courses Still Has Openings

Thursday January 07th, 2016



The New England Rugby Referees Society (NERRS) is working in conjunction with USA Rugby to host a Level 1 Refereeing course next weekend. The class will be held on Saturday January 16th at Fairfield Prep (located in southern Connecticut). You can find more details and register on the USA...



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