16 05, 2016

[USA SEVENS CRC] Atavus Tackling System Partnered With Rhino Rugby

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - May 12, 2016 - For the second consecutive year, the Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship and Rhino Rugby are partnering to present a series of free clinics for football coaches and student-athletes to demonstrate rugby tackling techniques that can be applied to the game of football. To register in advance for the ATAVUS Tackling System Powered by Rhino demonstrations [...]

2 05, 2016

[The Rugby Breakdown] Year 1 Down: Life After College

Rugby attracts many crossover athletes but it’s tough to imagine that Stanford recruited anyone so decorated as Sveinsson. The Texas native came to Palo Alto to run track. She is a former national champion in the mile and two-mile, and her accolades reflect the buzz she built while in high school. Life took a couple [...]

29 04, 2016

[Rugby Today] ATAVUS Partnership Introduces Rugby Specific S&C Programming

SEATTLE – (April 27, 2016) ATAVUS  and Volt Athletics today announced the launch of a new technology platform to bring individualized, affordable, rugby-specific strength and conditioning (S&C) programs to athletes around the world. Volt Athletics’ technology will deliver rugby-specific training built by veteran ATAVUS high performance coaches, allowing rugby players to train like an ATAVUS athlete [...]

30 10, 2015

[Vice Sports] What American Football Can Learn from the Rugby World Cup

Once upon a time, American football and rugby were pretty much one and the same. Then came Walter Camp and the 1880 college football rules convention that replaced scrums with an uncontested line of scrimmage, and a subsequent century of increasing delineation and mutual indifference: hard plastic helmets and the domestic dominance of Monday Night [...]

27 10, 2015

[GOFF] Special Approach Needed to Coach at Top Level

There’s been a lot of talk in rugby and football circles about the influence of one sport over the other in terms of tackling and converting crossover athletes, and ATAVUS Coach Emilie Bydwell said there are certainly approaches that work best for rugby coaches. The Rugby World Cup has brought up, yet again, the concept [...]

7 01, 2015

Q&A WITH RUGBYWA’S NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SUSAN MICHAELS

We asked Susan Michaels, Rugby Washington's new Executive Director a few questions about her love for the sport and vision for the organization    What is your background in rugby and what about RugbyWA drew me to this position? My background in rugby is fairly new. Only 4 years as an uber-parent volunteer at my son’s [...]

23 10, 2014

University of Washington Rugby Partners with Serevi Rugby

Husky Rugby Club looks to build on 50 years of tradition with infusion of internationally renowned coaches and training programs   [bra_dropcaps style='dropcap1']S[/bra_dropcaps]EATTLE – (October 23, 2014) – Entering its 51st year, the Husky Rugby Club at University of Washington (huskyrugby.com) has partnered with Serevi Rugby® (serevirugby.com), a leading provider of on-field programming for players and coaches from [...]

23 07, 2014

#INSIDECAMP: High Schooler Ciel Arbour-Boehme

#INSIDECAMP at Serevi Resident Camps - Featured Athlete: Ciel Arbour-Boehme We asked Canadian-American high school player Ciel Arbour-Boehme a few questions as she prepped for the recent Serevi High School Girls Resident Camp at the OTC in San Diego   What’s your name, who do you play for, what’s your position, and how long have you been playing rugby? [...]