From its origins as the Bay State Rugby Foundation, the Foundation grew under Fritz’s guidance and the leadership of Dick Poulson of the Washington Rugby Club and Joe Walsh of Boston and M.I.T. Today, the Foundation continues to build on this bold vision through its programs and activities. Rugby is now played by over 4,700 men’s, women’s, masters, girls and boys clubs in the United States with the greatest growth coming in the formation of new youth and high school rugby programs.
To promote amateur rugby football throughout the United States by making grants and awards; by sponsoring programs for the development of youth and amateur rugby; and by operating the United States Rugby Hall of Fame and funding other events honoring the history of American rugby.
San Diego, CA (April 17, 2019) – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: To honor A. Jon Prusmack, who did more than anyone to make rugby sevens in the U.S. the success that it has become and who passed away in December, the
San Diego, CA (April 12, 2019) – You can now support the Hall of Fame Class of 2019 by reserving your spot at this year’s U.S. Rugby Hall of Fame Induction Dinner. The eight newest members of the United States Rugby
San Diego, CA (February 4, 2019) – The United States Rugby Foundation has begun a multi-million-dollar campaign to benefit grassroots rugby across America. The Foundation has been supporting domestic rugby in the United States since its founding in 1963. Over the years,
Deadline for Nominations is January 31, 2020 The United States Rugby Foundation is accepting nominations for the U.S. Rugby Hall of Fame (http://www.usrugbyhalloffame.org) Class of 2020. The nomination criteria are set forth below. Nominations for the Class of 2020 must be
For the past 55 years, the United States Rugby Foundation has remained dedicated to introducing the sport of rugby to thousands of young rugby players across the country, and more recently, honoring the history of the sport in America. Because of your ongoing
Infinity Park’s Event Center in Glendale, Colorado was the site for this past weekend’s 2019 U.S. Rugby Hall of Fame Induction Dinner, and what a venue it was. With state-of-the-art amenities and space for the record-setting 360 Hall of Fame
The United States Rugby Foundation is pleased to announce that long-serving rugby supporters, The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, is the presenting sponsor of this year’s U.S. Rugby Hall of Fame Induction Dinner. Penn Mutual, sponsors of the Collegiate Rugby Championship,
San Diego, CA (June 27, 2019) — The United States Rugby Foundation and USA Rugby invite you to join them in helping honor the U.S. Rugby Hall of Fame Class of 2019 at this year’s U.S. Rugby Hall of Fame
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Do you know a rugby playing high school senior who will be heading to college in the fall and will be playing rugby for his or her college team? If you do, then please encourage him or