Rugby Prepares For Return To Play

National rugby teams eye return to training

THE NEW executive of the Trinidad and Tobago Rugby Football (TTRFU) says it continues to liaise with the Sport Company of TT to “align the safe return to play for rugby within the [...]

World Rugby unveils six-point plan to cement ambition to be the most progressive sport on player welfare

A dedicated focus on welfare for former players, women and the community game are at the heart of a new six-point plan to advance player welfare in rugby, announced by World Rugby and national [...]


The new Executive Committee of the Trinidad & Tobago Rugby Football Union (TTRFU) has been working consistently since being elected by the Management Committee on May 10, 2021. Building on [...]

Rugby Wants Its Players Vaccinated for On the Field Return

It seems pretty much as though all hands are on deck in the T&T Rugby Football Union (T&TRFU) under new president Maria Thomas, ahead of a highly-anticipated resumption of on-the-field [...]

Nicky Ponsford set to join World Rugby as Women’s High-Performance Manager as World Rugby increases RWC 2021 HP Investment Fund

World Rugby has announced the appointment of Nicky Ponsford as Women’s High-Performance Manager on a two-year secondment from the RFU starting in July 2021. Nicky Ponsford to join World Rugby on [...]

Maria Thomas putting Scholarship lessons into practice as Trinidad and Tobago RFU’s first female President

We caught up with the World Rugby Women’s Executive Leadership Scholarship recipient following her historic election win. Next year will mark the 100th anniversary of rugby in Trinidad and [...]

Amanda Cox on the fight for more female representation in Refereeing

We caught up with the referee coach to discuss her life in rugby and find out what needs to be done to create more opportunities for women to become match officials. Amanda Cox admits that the [...]


As an effort to continue putting the safety and wellness of our members at the forefront of what we do, I am pleased to let you know that Rugby Americas North (RAN) has added new resources for [...]