Photo of Emilie Bydwell Emilie Bydwell 2016 USA Olympic Team Leader


  • 2014 USA 15s Women’s World Cup Team
  • 2013 USA 7s Women’s World Cup Team
  • 2012 USA 7s National Champion Winner and Tournament MVP - San Diego Surfers


  • Atavus, Saracens, & Brown University


  • Atavus Rugby Program Developer with USA Rugby Academy
  • US Nationals 15s & 7s teams since 2007
  • IRB 15s World Cup in 2010
  • 2012: MVP National 7s Club Championship
  • Current Club: Saracens Rugby - England


  • Hometown: Montreal, Canada
  • Playing rugby since 2000
  • Brown University -Ice hockey and rugby while in school -Coached Brown women's rugby backs -2007: Collegiate Player of the Year -3 time All-American
  • Directed Beantown Rugby Tournament
  • Cofounded Boston Belles -(one of the 1st women's rugby 7s team in USA)

Coach Education Seminar hosted by USA Rugby Academy in association with Texas Rugby Union


Emilie Bydwell


USA Rugby Core Competencies
Accelerating Skill Development in key areas through maximizing the coaching process


  • Overview of USARA Program
  • Skill outcomes & core actions
  • Coaching process & activity selection
  • Core activities used in USARA Eagle Track
  • Plan for integrating a variety of levels


Classroom session: Hampton Inn Austin North @ I – 35 & Hwy 183
Date: December 8th
Time: 7-9pm
Field session: Burr Field 6013 Loyola Ln, Austin, TX 78724
Date: December 10th
Time: 9-12pm