Category Archive: Club Operations

Strength and Conditioning Education

Earlier in January, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Stu Roche attended the National Strength and Conditioning Association National Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. The NSCA conference is regarded as the most comprehensive meetings of thought on training methodology, injury prevention and sports performance enhancement in the United States. The conference comprises keynote lectures, meetings of special …

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2014 Winter Sevens

The University of Michigan Rugby Club is set to begin their annual intrasquad sevens series tonight at 9pm. The teams are named after significant University of Michigan contributors. New players are drafted into the teams with Tohy Rakotovololona being this year’s top pick. Last year’s reigning champion, Team Stephen M. Ross comes in with high …

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Beware the Wolverine

Since Monday 9th September the UMRFC has been gaining early access to the weight room in the Intramural Sports Building in order to conduct a team lift prior to business hours. Despite the early wake up call, players are determined to take every opportunity to gain an advantage over their opposition on Saturdays. Last week …

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New UMRFC Gear is for sale!

New crewneck sweatshirts, longsleeve t-shirts, and hats are now available for purchase until 9/29. Follow this link to order for shipping: shipping Follow this link to order for in store pick-up: pick-up

Introducing the New UMRFC Summer Gear

Thanks to UMRFC’s own Ben Shapiro, Michigan Rugby apparel is now available through Underground Print for purchase. These shirts are a great way to rep the UMRFC and show some school or team spirit. Part of the proceeds will go towards funding the club, which will go towards travel, coaching, equipment and more. These shirts …

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Summer High School Clinic a Success

High school players from various Michigan programs enjoyed a day with U of M at the summer clinic this past weekend. The players spent 6 hours working mainly on fundamental skills and decision making. The day included many games and some team play. Chase Chapman won the 1v1 competition while Will VanderArk was awarded Player …

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High School Clinic June 15th

The UMRFC is excited to announce that the 2013 High School Clinic will be June 15th from 10:00am to 4:00pm at North Field in Ann Arbor. The clinic is open to boys aged 13-18. All participants will receive a clinic t-shirt as well as lunch. The cost of the clinic is $60. Players will receive …

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UMRFC Rugby Balls on Sale

Michigan Rugby balls are now available for $40 each. Check only and please make payable to UMRFC. Please mail to: John Palladino 309 Packard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48104

UMRFC Tour 2013 – Trinidad and Tobago

  UMRFC is proud to announce our annual spring rugby tour. We’ve got an exciting set of matches set up for the week and the whole team is looking forward to bringing Soiled Meat and Sand to the pitches of Trinidad. The games will start off on Sunday March 3rd with UMRFC’s B side facing …

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Michigan Rugby Elects New Officers, Celebrates Season

The boys of Michigan Rugby took a break from studying for finals Wednesday night to choose officers for the 2013 calendar year. The team elected Ian Etheart for a second term as club President, and after multiple tie votes, CJ Stock was elected to assist Ian as Vice President. Kenny Andutan and Chris Padmos were …

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