Coaches and academy teams still have a lot of questions about USA Rugby’s new age-grade high-performance plan, but the architects say planning ahead will make it all worthwhile.
USA Rugby is unveiling a slightly new approach in its high performance pathway.
Part of that will be a verification process to officially recognize National Development Programs (NDPs) as part of its pathway.
Longtime Atlantis Coach Biddy Boyle, who coaches with Delaware and Villanova, and has been involved in high-level coaching on the East Coast for many years, joins Alex Goff and Bruce McLane to talk select sides, coaching gurus, sevens, and the coronavirus hiatus.
So much to talk about.
A high school select-side 15s tournament independent of the USA Rugby RCT system is going to be held this coming June.
Set up and run by Eagle Impact Rugby Academy, but open to all select-sides (pending acceptance of an application), the EIRA National Invitation All Star Tournament will be held June 20-21 at the Moose Rugby Grounds in Elkhart, Ind.