8 09, 2016

GHSAA Continues To Make History Heading To Their Biggest Stage Yet

The Girls High School All-Americans (GHSAA) Powered By Atavus program has crossed the pond to France to embark on their second international sevens tour of the year. After success in Vancouver in March, going undefeated in an international tournament held alongside the HSBC Sevens Series stop in Canada, the All-Americans look forward to another competitive, [...]

8 08, 2016

[King 5] Rugby player Ryan Carlyle credits Seattle for Olympic boost

One of the athletes who will be first to compete took a detour to Seattle on her Road to Rio. Ryan Carlyle will be one to watch starting Saturday in Womens' Rugby Sevens. Carlyle didn’t follow the normal path. She didn’t start playing rugby until college, and then worked as a marketing director for rugby [...]

25 07, 2016

[The Rugby Breakdown] Atavus Hosts Olympic Viewing Parties

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 [...]

19 07, 2016

[King 5] Seattle women’s rugby coach headed to Olympics

SEATTLE -- A northwest women's Rugby coach is packing her bags for Rio to represent Team USA. Emilie Bydwell, coach for the Seattle Saracens, will be a team leader as the USA launches their quest for gold on August 6. Rio will be the first ever Olympic games that include women's rugby. "This is just [...]

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 [...]

4 01, 2016

[ESPN] Front Rowe: Football Teams Turning To Rugby-Style Tackling

Holly Rowe of espnW talks with Ohio State and Ole Miss players about a new tackling technique that is more effective and safe. Head injuries and concussions have become a major concern in football in recent years, and now teams -- both NFL and college -- are introducing a new method of tackling with the [...]

9 12, 2015

ATAVUS x Rugby. Team Up For FREE T

Over the recent months, we've collaborated with ATAVUS on a couple projects as they shifted their name from SEREVI to expand their relentless pursuit of teaching and molding the future players of American Rugby at all levels.  New Name, Same Game. ATAVUS continues to do something Rugby as a whole has not been able to accomplish over the [...]