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The Northeast 7s Academy will be holding tryouts for their inaugural Women’s Program open to any female athlete, college age or older. The tryouts will be hosted in two separate locations, One in the New York area and one in the Boston area and will consist of fitness and skills assessment and a...


Beantown Women's Rugby kept their national championship run alive on Sunday by beating Pittsburgh as well as the North Carolina heat in the Women's Division 1 semi-finals. Beantown had defeated Chicago North Shore the day before to set up the Final Four match against Pittsburgh. Both Pittsburgh...


Two out of the three NERFU clubs at the USA Rugby Eastern Regionals are through to final four. Both Beantown (Women's Division 1) and Mystic River (Men's Division 1) won their matches today and have advanced onto the club championship semi-finals. NERFU clubs were competing in three of the five...


As part of a re-branding strategy, the Northeast Olympic Development Academy (ODA) will in future be known simply as the Northeast Academy. As one of four officially sanctioned USA National Development Academies, the Northeast Academy, in conjunction with USA Rugby, held a Regional Training...


Beantown (Women’s Division 1), Mystic River (Men’s Division 1) and Burlington (Women’s Division 2) will all make the trip to Charlotte NC for the Eastern Regional Quarterfinals on May 30th. Mystic River went undefeated in their regular Atlantic North season to secure their...


British Police Rugby will commence their tour of the northeast this Saturday May 16th with a fixture against the Boston Barbarians XV (the Barbarians is a side comprised of players from Boston area clubs). The match begins at 3pm at the Irish Cultural Center, 200 New Boston Dr, Canton, MA, with a...


Congratulations to the eight NERFU clubs who are competing in the USA Rugby Atlantic North Regional Play-offs (also referred to as the Competitive Region 3 Play-offs) being held this weekend (May 16th and 17th). Beantown and Boston from Women's Division 1; Mystic River from Men's Division 2;...


If you missed out this weekend to purchase the 2015 NERFU Cup t-shirt, we just got this message from Newport Rugby: "...we sold out of the tournament tees very quickly this year. With that in mind we have set up the facility for people to purchase them online and have the tee shipped to them. We...

2015 NERFU Cup Final Scores

Thursday May 07th, 2015



2015 NERFU CUP May 2-3- Fort Adams State Park, Newport, RISATURDAY SCORES8amProvidence Men 6-7 Boston D3 MenBIW D3 Men 12-6 New LondonAlbany Women 18-0 Providence Women8:45amNew Haven Men 0-20 South Shore MenMIT Men 12-7 North Shore MenBeantown Women 15-0 Boston9:30amMystic Barbarians Men...

NERFU CUP PARKING UPDATE

Saturday May 02nd, 2015


Update in the parking situation: Newport and NERFU were able to get the tractor trailers moved from the parking lot. There will now be more parking space available. Clubs are still encouraged to take advantage of the shuttles as parking is usually tight but we wanted to let everyone that the parking...

NERFU Cup Deadline Extended

Sunday April 26th, 2015



Don't Miss Out on the Fun Next Weekend!


If your club is still on the fence about attending NERFU Cup take advantage of the fact that the deadline to enter has been extended to tomorrow. So rally your teammates and email your Division Director and Executive Director of Clubs Mike...

Men's Sevens Open Combine May 17th

Saturday April 25th, 2015



The Northeast Olympic Development Academy (ODA), in conjunction with USA Rugby, will be holding an Open Combine for all players aged 18 and above on Sunday, May 17 at the Columbia University facility at Baker Field in New York, check-in 8 am. Players must be pre-registered and the...

The deadline to confirm your side's attendance at the 2015 NERFU Cup is this Friday (April 17th). If your club plans on going to Newport, please email your Division Director and the NERFU Executive Director of Clubs Mike Martin. The 2015 NERFU Cup will be held May 2nd & 3rd, with all...


Albany, NY -- The New England RFU Geographical Union (GU) has entered into a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Empire RFU Geographical Union to locate all Competitive Region 3 playoff matches in either Albany or Saratoga, NY from the current 2014-2015 season, until the 2017-2018 season. The...


The Northeast 7s Academy (Boston Olympic Development Academy) is in search of a field for their Monday night (8pm-10pm) practice sessions for the summer months (June-September). Preferably seeking a field with lights in or around the Boston area. Any information (a field, a contact for a field,...

Mystic Looking for a Match This Weekend

Monday March 30th, 2015



Message from Mystic River Rugby Club​'s Head Coach Josh Smith:"Mystic D-2 is looking to host a match 4/4 at 5pm in Malden or will travel. Please use me as a contact. Thanks........#NoMoreSnow"You can read Josh at: smithjosh2@gmail.com

2015 NERFU Cup Registration is Open!

Wednesday March 25th, 2015



Registration for the 2015 NERFU Cup is now open. Head over to the registration page for the latest information, a link to pay your club's entry fee and link to a list of available hotels.


H. Peter Pearson, 94, of Merrimack, NH, died March 2, 2015, after a period of declining health. Peter was born in Yorkshire England and played rugby with the Huddersfield Rugby Football Club. His English playing career was cut short by World War II when he served as a bomber pilot in the Royal Air...

Step Up for Women's Sevens in New England

Saturday March 14th, 2015



As our Women's National Sevens team steps up and represents this weekend in Atlanta on the third stop of the Women's Sevens World Series, we also need our union to be step up and represent women's sevens rugby here at home. NERFU Sevens Coordinator John McGeachy is looking for the...


The Competitive Region 3 play-offs are taking place on May 16th and 17th. The top seeded cubs from NERFU will be competing for a spot in the USA Rugby National Championship Series.Albany and Saratoga Springs (NY) will co-host this event.Saturday May 16th-Women D1 Championship (Saratoga)Men D2...



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