30 10, 2015

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

2016-11-29T16:54:39+00:00

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 [...]

[Vice Sports] What American Football Can Learn from the Rugby World Cup 2016-11-29T16:54:39+00:00
9 09, 2015

[ESPN] Simon Barnes’ Rugby World Cup heroes: Waisale Serevi

2016-11-29T16:54:43+00:00

Waisale Serevi of Fiji is possibly the greatest rugby union player of all time. At least, he is if you are daft enough to think that rugby is something to do with a ball. I include him in my top five World Cup rugby players not because of what he has achieved in the World [...]

[ESPN] Simon Barnes’ Rugby World Cup heroes: Waisale Serevi 2016-11-29T16:54:43+00:00
13 08, 2015

[TIAR] A Day At The High School ATAVUS Resident Camp

2016-11-29T16:54:45+00:00

Last week we were lucky enough to spend some time at the ATAVUS High School Resident Camp at the University of Washington. For those who aren't aware evert sumner ATAVUS has several camps around the country for all different levels. The resident camp that we attended was for high school students, both male and female, [...]

[TIAR] A Day At The High School ATAVUS Resident Camp 2016-11-29T16:54:45+00:00
13 08, 2015

ATAVUS Launches Football Program to Advance Effective and Safe Tackling

2016-11-29T16:54:45+00:00

Rugby-inspired tackle program for coaches built off work with Seattle Seahawks In response to Football’s evolution to a game of greater speed and spread offenses and the sport’s increased call for safety in tackling, Seattle-based ATAVUS (rugby.atavus.com) has launched ATAVUS Football. By applying Rugby principles to collegiate, high school and junior Football programs ATAVUS aims [...]

ATAVUS Launches Football Program to Advance Effective and Safe Tackling 2016-11-29T16:54:45+00:00
11 08, 2015

[GOFF] Updates from ATAVUS HS Resident Camp

2016-11-29T16:54:46+00:00

Players from all over the country are wrapping up the ATAVUS summer High School Resident Camp in Seattle, working with top coaches, including international stars Waisale Serevi, Emilie Bydwell, Pate Tuilevuka, and Shawn Pittman. The players work on skill development and rugby understanding, but also on off-the-field aspects of the game, from college prep, to [...]

[GOFF] Updates from ATAVUS HS Resident Camp 2016-11-29T16:54:46+00:00
25 06, 2015

ATAVUS All-Stars Created To Provide Rugby Athletes with Competitive Opportunities

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

New teams provide aspirational pathway for young women and men [bra_dropcaps style='dropcap1']S[/bra_dropcaps]EATTLE (June 26, 2015) – ATAVUS (rugby.atavus.com) today announces the creation of the ATAVUS All-Stars, select teams of aspiring men and women brought together from across ATAVUS programming to provide competitive opportunities in rugby athlete development. Comprised of men’s and women’s teams in both [...]

ATAVUS All-Stars Created To Provide Rugby Athletes with Competitive Opportunities 2016-11-29T16:54:47+00:00
23 06, 2015

[World Rugby Shop] Serevi Rugby Re-Branded as ATAVUS

2016-11-29T16:54:48+00:00

Serevi Rugby has grown with the game of rugby in the United States and to continue to be a leader in what they call the ‘rugby effect’ have announced they are re-branding as ATAVUS – www.rugby.atavus.com Rugby and what we call the Rugby Effect are growing faster than any sport in America, so we [...]

[World Rugby Shop] Serevi Rugby Re-Branded as ATAVUS 2016-11-29T16:54:48+00:00
11 06, 2015

ATAVUS Launches to Champion Growth of American Rugby

2016-11-29T16:54:49+00:00

Founders of Serevi Rugby Broaden Approach to Instill Character and Grow Opportunities Through Rugby [bra_dropcaps style='dropcap1']S[/bra_dropcaps]SEATTLE, WA – (June 10, 2015) Today, Serevi Rugby re-launched as ATAVUS (rugby.atavus.com), a company relentlessly driven to breed character, develop skills and champion Rugby in the USA and beyond. Building on the success of Serevi Rugby, ATAVUS will deliver [...]

ATAVUS Launches to Champion Growth of American Rugby 2016-11-29T16:54:49+00:00
5 05, 2015

[The SCRUM] Serevi pays tribute to Scotland’s Colin Gregor

2016-11-29T16:54:50+00:00

Ahead of this weekend’s Glasgow Sevens tournament, The Scrum’s Gary Heatly caught up with one of the best ever Sevens exponents, Waisale Serevi. With the Fijian legend offering his personal congratulations to Scotland’s Colin Gregor who is now fourth in the all-time World Series points scorers list. Scotland have done well in the seven [...]

[The SCRUM] Serevi pays tribute to Scotland’s Colin Gregor 2016-11-29T16:54:50+00:00
23 04, 2015

[THE TELEGRAPH] HSBC Sevens Rugby Festival Series: Waisale Serevi and Ben Gollings back in Brazil for another grassroots event

2016-11-29T16:54:50+00:00

Sevens legends Waisale Serevi and Ben Gollings return to Rio to continue their work in nourishing the grassroots of the sport Sevens heroes Waisale Serevi – known as the 'king' – and Ben Gollings, the highest-ever points scorer in the HSBC Sevens World Series, have been back in Brazil for the latest instalment of [...]

[THE TELEGRAPH] HSBC Sevens Rugby Festival Series: Waisale Serevi and Ben Gollings back in Brazil for another grassroots event 2016-11-29T16:54:50+00:00