February 26, 2017
Blog post just for theRUGBYREF.com by our friend Dale Hall
Dale is a Ontario based referee.
I first picked up the whistle when I was 19 years old. I was coming off my first season of senior men’s rugby, which left me with two decent injuries on my left leg, and I really...
February 22, 2017
7s is hitting North America and we're going to be there in Las Vegas & Vancouver!
How are you working to prepare for the demands of 7s?
We've worked with our resident fitness consultant, Ross Hanbury, to develop a fitness plan to help up your game.
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February 10, 2017
Blog post just for theRUGBYREF.com by our friend Chris Assmus.
Chris is a World Rugby 15s & 7s referee.
Follow his blogs here on this site or via his twitter account - @CAssmus
February 9, 2017
Contact with the head: Penalty Kick offence
Example of a player dragging down another player by grabbing around the neck as he move forward.
Contact with the head: Yellow Card offence
An example of a Yellow Card offence as a result of having an arm out-stretched which mak...
An presentation from World Rugby - click here
February 6, 2017
Picture a job where bad days make you shut out the world, and even the good days are lonely. A job where you enjoy the best seat in the house at major sporting arenas but vitriolic abuse is only one mistake away.
Who would be a rugby referee?
Former Kiwi official Chris P...
February 3, 2017
The world's number one referee guides you through the World Rugby diktat on high tackles brought in to protect player welfare from top to bottom of the game
After a number of concussion issues, World Rugby have issued a clampdown by telling referees to be extra vigilant...
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