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Rugby Virginia is the primary development vehicle for youth and high school rugby
within the Commonwealth of Virginia and a USA Rugby Level 3 State Based Rugby Organization (SBRO).

Rugby Virginia - Dedicated to the Development of High School and Youth Rugby in Virginia

Coaches' Page


Safety is our number one priority!

Please review the following Policies adopted by Rugby Virginia to promote safety and provide a positive environment in which our athletes can safely participate.  These Policies are available under "POLICIES & LAWS".

  • Safety & Medical
  • Weather Policy
  • Position Statement on Mixed Gender Contact Rugby

CDC Concussion Kit

Free CDC Tool Kit on Concussion for High School Coaches!

Go to: CDC - Injury - Concussion - High School Sports

 CDC Concussion Fact Sheets

Download CDC Concussion Fact Sheets (pdf's) for Coaches, Athletes, and Parents!  Go to Forms.

Codes of Conduct

Codes of Conduct for Teams, Players, Coaches and Parents & Spectotors

These codes establish the basic contract for behavior in this league, for both coaches and players AND parents and spectators.  Once a player joins the team, he or she has made a commitment to abide by these rules.

Please take some time and read these Codes of Conduct.

  • Code of Conduct for Players & Coaches
  • Code of Contact for Parents & Spectators

These Codes are available under "POLICIES & LAWS".

Match Reporting

Match reports must be submitted to Rugby Virginia by the winning team (or home team in case of a tie) within 48 hours of the completion of the match.

Rugby Virginia Match Results Input Application 

Match Results should be reported by usingthe online Rugby Virginia Match Results Input Application.  

Contact the League Commissioner or the webmaster for the Application URL.

High School Coaches

Home team coaches are required to confirm match time and location with the referee allocated for their match by the Wednesday prior to a Saturday match.

Coaching Workshops USA

Periodically during the year, various USA Rugby coching courses are given in Virginia.  These courses are listed on the Rugby Virginia Calendar (on website Homepage) and on the Coach Development page under Coaching Courses.

USA Rugby Coach Certification Workshop Schedule

For more information on the details of any workshop, please check the Course Calendar on the USA Rugby website.

To register for a workshop, go to: USA Rugby - Online Registration System and click on Register for a Coaching Workshop.

Coaching Resources

iRB Rugby Ready 

USA Rugby Game Management Guidelines


iRB Laws

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