Get Into Rugby

Johnbosco on a jaunt

Johnbosco on a jaunt – Our Regional Development Officer visited South Africa to attend a Get Into Rugby seminar. It was organised by South Africa Rugby Union and the venue was in Johannesburg. During the seminar, participants spoke and interacted in discussions concerning tag rugby, introduction to contact rugby, I play referee programme, girls / women

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Impact Beyond in Uganda

Impact Beyond in Uganda – When we speak about rugby in Africa, Uganda might not be the first country to come to mind. However, this union is slowly but surely making its way to the top of the African ranking. One must say that Uganda is really trying its best to live up to expectations.

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The TREFLE tournament 2016

The TREFLE tournament 2016 – The first edition of The TREFLE tournament took place in Hong-Kong 4 years ago. This year and for the first time, it will take place in Casablanca the biggest city of Morocco. This tournament is basically like a Rugby World Cup for French schools localized abroad. This tournament will take place

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Berthin in Comoros

Berthin in Comoros – Remember, last year Berthin Rafalimanana made its very first visit on the Comoros. Our Regional Development Officer had then organized coaches training level 1, referees training and had launched the Get Into Rugby project. This time upon his arrival, Berthin quickly realized the extent of the task awaiting him. Rugby didn’t grow

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Get Into Rugby in a Moroccan way

Get Into Rugby in a Moroccan way – At the beginning of April, the entire Rugby Africa’s team found itself in Marrakesh for a seminar to celebrate the confederation’s 30th anniversary. the Moroccan Royal Rugby Union seized this opportunity to launch its Get Into Rugby program with a tournament. At El Harti stadium in Marrakesh  over 490

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Get Into Rugby – North 2016

Get Into Rugby North 2016 – End of the Get Into Rugby North conference in Tunis (Tunisia). After 3 days of technical and practice sessions, our 9 trainees have gone back home : Alassane Condé in Mali, Mohamed Aissaoui in Algeria, Abdeljelil Abid in Tunisia, Tarik Frizi in Morocco, Alioune Ndiaye in Senegal, Mahawiya Ouro-Koumoni in Togo, Kossi Armel Dossou

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Charles in Niger and DRC

Charles in Niger and DRC – It is a busy end of the year for Charles Yapo ! Native of Ivory Coast, our Regional Development Officer first traveled to Niger before flying to Congo. A long trip, full of rugby ! From October 23rd to 25th, Charles was in Niger. This small union with little resources does not

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Rugby festival in Ghana

Rugby festival in Ghana – Ghana has organized a Rugby Festival on 24 October 2015 at the Accra Sports Stadium, that is the first of its kind in the history of Ghana Rugby. The Accra Festival included a Men 7s tournament between Championship League clubs, a Women 7s match as well as a Boys 7s match. The

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Berthin in Madagascar

Berthin in Madagascar – For many, July and August are synonymous with holidays. However, a hardworking and diligent Berthin did not have a minute for himself; from 21st to 31st of July, our Regional Development Officer travelled the southern part of the island of Madagascar, with Victor Andriavelomanana, the Administrative Director of the Malagasy Federation of Rugby.

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I also play referee

I also play referee – Get Into Rugby proves every day a little more that it is perfectly adapted to Africa. A young continent, full of resources, enthusiast with rugby ! In 2015, more than 34 unions participated in the program, with 71490 new participants in 6 months, Rugby Africa is now the second best regional association very close

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