• Rugby Recovery

    Rugby Recovery

    So, you just played an 80-minute match of 15’s or an all-day tournament of 7’s in the blazing heat all day. Your body hurts (if it isn’t broken) and you’re exhausted. What next? Your first thought is obviously probably “Give me a pint!” Nothing tastes better than a cold pint after an intense match, but

  • Rugby Sevens

    Rugby Sevens

    Rugby sevens is one of the fastest growing sports in the US and is gaining massive popularity.  It is a very fast paced game played on a full sized rugby pitch and played in a tournament format.  Fans and Players both like the sport because of its quick short games, it’s tournament formats which last

  • Rugby Tattoos

    Rugby Tattoos

      I was asked to write this article on rugby tattoos not too long ago.  I was told to write about rugby and tattoos and how they coincide.  Naturally I assumed I was asked to do this given my excellent story telling skills, literary master works and exceptional calligraphy penmanship.  Then I realized I do

  • USA Rugby Explained

    USA Rugby Explained

    Written by New Zealand native, Adam Price, starting fly half for the Arkansas Gryphons. USA Rugby is the national governing body of the sport. This organization works in conjunction with the International Rugby Board to run the game of rugby football in the US. All countries and competitions worldwide are subject to the same rules

  • Rugby in New Zealand vs. USA

    Rugby in New Zealand vs. USA

    From our resident Kiwi and starting fly half… Adam Price on what rugby  means to him: Growing up in New Zealand, rugby  was a part of the culture- It’s a part of the national psyche, part of who we are. Our national team, the All Blacks, are a great source of pride. I began playing

  • Why Rugby?

    Why Rugby?

    My name is Dusty Bratzler and this is my story. I played football as long as I can remember. I started tackle football in sixth grade and I played all through middle school and on into high school. I had a great high school career that allowed me to have a chance to play college

  • Rugby Kit

    Rugby Kit

    The Rugby kit (equipment and clothing that players wear during a game) features gear that is unique to this sport. In this post, we’ll break down a few items that are particular to Rugby in order to give spectators and rookies a better idea of why we wear what we wear. The (short) shorts I’ve

  • Rugby Tackle Breakdown

    Rugby Tackle Breakdown

    We found a great video that breaks down the true art of the Rugby Tackle. This is something that many people overlook when learning the fundamentals of the sport. Football converts tend to be particularly keen at demonstrating exactly what NOT to do during a rugby tackle. In the early stages, every new player  thinks the