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Welcome to Rugby!

  • 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 November.
  • 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.
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  • Rugby has a tradition of camaraderie, sportsmanship and respecting opponents and officials. 
  • 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.
  • 25% of rugby players in the USA are female.
  • Rugby was last played in the Olympic Games in 1924.
  • The current Olympics 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.

 

Registration:

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

 

Rugby Videos clips:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3xpzV787McQ  PSA Under 19s 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qL1jmPOcnGQ  PSA Under 15s

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zfC9ex0NUco PSA Under 11s

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g6FLPBn8DOo&feature=em-upload_owner PSA Under 9s

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yzW8n0UqwsM  USA Youth Rugby promotion clip

 

Contact information:

Email: rugby@psaplano.org or call PSA Rugby Director: Nick Marketos,   214-726-9190

 

Upcoming Events

Access http://planorugby.com/calendar/ for all upcoming events.

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