The World Rugby Ranking sets the classification of national rugby teams, both male and female, worldwide. The first time this system went into rigor was in 2003, England got the crown as the best team, New Zealand took the place the next year and after winning the Rugby World Cup on 2007, South Africa was […]Continue Reading...
Back in 1900, rugby was included as a sport discipline on the Olympic Games, only in the masculine category, thanks to Pierre de Coubertin (the official father of the modern Olympic games as we know them); he was such a passionate fan of the sport, not only because of the game itself but also, for […]Continue Reading...
In the rugby world there are so many curious and fun facts that are worth knowing, since the fan base is growing all around the globe and many public figures like the Windsor Princes William and Harry, former president (and former rugby player) George W. Bush and even the recognized author, J.R.R. Tolkien who played […]Continue Reading...
The beauty in the world is all about math, and above everything else, geometry. So, let’s reunite all the basic notions of geometry within the spectrum of shapes that our beloved sport has to offer. Join this trip to between the lines of the meeting circles of the members of this passionate community, the parallel […]Continue Reading...
Every rugbier knows that physical, technical and tactical training isn’t enough to face a sport like rugby. Practicing rugby it’s hard both physically and mentally, and yet it’s not frequent that coaches work the psychological aspect of the game with their players. Chances are, no other sport holds such a close relationship between the physical […]Continue Reading...
Let’s talk about the rich world of technical aspects of rugby. For a new fan, there is so much new and interesting information to process in order to fully understand the values and beauty of the game and enjoy every match as a true hardcore fan. Rugby is more than throwing an oval ball backwards, […]Continue Reading...
Many of the training exercises performed by the best rugby players in the world are totally applicable in regular daily training. They seem hard and outrageous from the outside, but in actuality, they are manageable and can greatly benefit a lot of people. Among the advantages are a stronger core, and prevention of long-term injuries. […]Continue Reading...