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Welcome to Rugby!

 

- This is a wonderful sport as most players find out, that is played in around 130 countries.

 

- Rugby embodies more elements from other sports than any other sport.

 

- Rugby has a tradition of camaraderie, sportsmanship and respecting opponets and officials. 

- PSA rugby has been a continuous program since its founding in 2000.

 

- The PSA program currently caters to boys and girls ages 7 - 18.

 

 

- The main season is spring with matches played from February through April.

 

- Preseason "no obligation" practices for new players to "check out rugby" start in December

 

- Youth rugby is one of the fastest growing team sports  in the USA. 

 

- Many of our graduating rugby players have gone on to represent their respective colleges.

  

- Some players have gone on to represent national teams.

 

- Most colleges have a rugby program and many now offer rugby scholarships.

 

- Many of our graduatiing playesr have gone on to represent their respective colleges.

- Some of our players have been selected for USA national teams.

 

 - 25% of rugby players in the USA are female!

- Rugby was last played in the Olympic games in 1924.  

- The current Olympicsa gold medal holder is the USA!

 

 - Rugby's 7 on 7 version is being reintroduced into the 2016 Olympic Games.

 

- The International Rugby Board (IRB), www.irb.com is the governing body for the sport worldwide.

 

- USA Rugby (www.usarugby.org) is the governing body in the USA

 

- Rugby Texas (www.rugbytexas.org), overseas youth rugby in Texas.

 

Registration:
For registration fees and other information please check the Spring Information tab.

 

Rugby Videos clips:

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yzW8n0UqwsM  USA Youth Rugby promotion clip
 
 
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qL1jmPOcnGQ  PSA Plano Rugby Under 15s
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3xpzV787McQ  PSA Plano Rugby Under 19s 
 
 
Contact information:
PSA Rugby Director: Nick Marketos,   214-726-9190 

 

Upcoming Events

Spring 2014 preseason practices started  December 2013.

Check Spring Information Tab for dates, times and locations and more information about the program..

 

Sponsors

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