The Florida Rugby Union in Conjunction with USA Rugby and Eckerd College Rugby will be hosting a summit the weekend of September 16 to include:
PLEASE NOTE WE HAVE POSTPONED THE SUBMIT BECAUSE OF THE EFFECTS HURRICANE IRMA. A NEW DATE WILL ANNOUNCED SOON
Saturday the 16th —
Level 1 Officiating (Referees) Course
9 AM to 5 PM
- 4pm to 5pm – Welcome & Admin Track — In Classroom – Kerri O’Malley Presentation
- 5pm to 6pm – Lineout, Lifting, Tactics and building the maul – On Field Session – Chris Oosthuizen USA Rugby U20’s Forwards Coach
- 6pm to 7pm – Defense Structures creating blitz defense – On Field Session – Austin Ducanay Philippines National Team
Florida Rugby Social – 730pm
Sunday the 17th
Level 200 Coaching Certification Course
USA National Assessment Camps for Both Men & Women
The NAC is a one-day event (roughly four hours), open to girls and boys/men and women, aged 15 and older and at all levels of rugby participation: brand new to rugby to experienced. Rugby experience is not required, interested cross-over athletes are encouraged to participate.
The NAC will provide participants a hands-on introduction to High Performance Rugby. The schedule includes a progression of general skills, basic testing, and rugby activities led by USA Rugby national program coaches. The men’s and women’s camp will be conducted separately at the same venue.
The camps also serve as an opportunity for players to demonstrate their rugby potential. Those who show well put themselves in a position to receive an invitation to a Regional Training Camp, Resident Camp, and/or upcoming national pathway event. Local coaches are welcome to attend and either observe or assist
To Register and for full information: