5 08, 2016

Emilie Bydwell’s Olympic Diary – 8/4/2016

2017-05-01T09:08:18+00:00

Atavus’ own Head of Rugby Emilie Bydwell has been selected to join Team USA's Women's 7s Rugby team as their Team Leader. We couldn't be more proud of her and we are excited to share her experience with you along the way. Emilie will be reporting from Rio here on our blog. Make [...]

Emilie Bydwell’s Olympic Diary – 8/4/2016 2017-05-01T09:08:18+00:00
25 07, 2016

[The Rugby Breakdown] Atavus Hosts Olympic Viewing Parties

2017-05-01T09:08:19+00:00

SEATTLE - As rugby is thrust into the Olympic spotlight this summer in Rio when it returns to the games for the first time since 1924, Atavus, a Seattle-based sports education and technology company, is throwing its full support behind the U.S. Women's and Men's Olympic Rugby teams. Two Atavus high performance coaches are leading [...]

[The Rugby Breakdown] Atavus Hosts Olympic Viewing Parties 2017-05-01T09:08:19+00:00
25 07, 2016

[GOFF] Atavus Supporting Olympic Effort

2017-05-01T09:08:19+00:00

SEATTLE, Wash. As rugby is thrust into the Olympic spotlight this summer in Rio when it returns to the games for the first time since 1924, Seattle-based sports education and technology Atavus is throwing its full support behind the US Women's and Men's Olympic Rugby teams. Two Atavus high performance coaches are leading the women's [...]

[GOFF] Atavus Supporting Olympic Effort 2017-05-01T09:08:19+00:00
22 03, 2016

[USA Rugby] Richie Walker Appointed Women’s Eagles Sevens Head Coach

2016-11-29T16:54:32+00:00

CHULA VISTA, Calif. – Richie Walker will lead the Women's Eagles Sevens program through the Rio 2016 Olympic Summer Games, USA Rugby announced Tuesday, following Jules McCoy's release from the United States Olympic Committee's Olympic Training Center. Walker has been a long-time servant of USA Rugby and the growth of rugby in the United States, [...]

[USA Rugby] Richie Walker Appointed Women’s Eagles Sevens Head Coach 2016-11-29T16:54:32+00:00
5 10, 2015

ATAVUS Academy Opens in Minneapolis and San Diego Providing Year-Round Rugby Player Development

2016-11-29T16:54:41+00:00

Program designed to parallel USA Rugby Developmental Pathway and increase competitiveness throughout player pool SEATTLE (October 5, 2015) – ATAVUS (rugby.atavus.com) has launched its two newest ATAVUS Academy locations in Minneapolis and San Diego to provide sustained, year-round player development. Initially both locations will focus on women’s (18+) programs, designed to parallel the USA Rugby [...]

ATAVUS Academy Opens in Minneapolis and San Diego Providing Year-Round Rugby Player Development 2016-11-29T16:54:41+00:00
25 06, 2015

[THE WASHINGTON POST] Rugby takes small step to Olympics; bigger jump to get fans

2016-11-29T16:54:47+00:00

Returning to the Olympics is one step for rugby. But grabbing the limelight is a bigger jump, particularly in countries like Brazil where the sport has little following. “It’s very hard to get on the radar in this market the way football is,” Brett Gosper, the chief executive officer of World Rugby, said Wednesday [...]

[THE WASHINGTON POST] Rugby takes small step to Olympics; bigger jump to get fans 2016-11-29T16:54:47+00:00