GRR: Eagle Women
The USA Women's 15s team may not be getting all it deserves, but it might get a little bit more when we're all back playing.
According to some sources, World Rugby is actually working on a plan that will set up the USA 15s WNT for regular annual competition. Lack of funding, and lack of a cohesive calendar have gone hand-in-hand as problems for the Eagle women's 15s team.
The XV Foundation, which has been formed to raise money for the USA Women's 15s National Team, is holding a virtual fundraiser on September 18.
The event will sell tickets to attend virtually, and include a silent auction, as well as a call for donations.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games organizing committee and the International Olympic Committee have announced the revised competition schedule for the Tokyo Olympic Games, including the rugby competition.
The Games, of course, were postponed a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic with the Opening Ceremony now set for 23 July 2021.
GLENDALE, Colo. (USA Rugby Release) – Following a call for nominations to all qualified USA Eagles and Alumni, 10 current and former International Athletes were elected to their respective Council within USA Rugby.
Is USA Rugby's partnership with the City of Glendale a good deal? According to sources we've talked to, it's actually a really great deal.
This is an Opinion Column by Goff Rugby Report Editor Alex Goff