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Rugby Foundation to Benefit from Rugby to Go Youth Clinic

San Diego, CA (August 10, 2007) - Rugby to Go, in association with the Southern California Rugby Union, Mid Atlantic Rugby Football Union (MARFU) and Eckerd College Rugby Development Clinics, have brought renowned rugby coach Dave Ellis back to the USA to host a series of clinics in the Southern California area.

As skills coach for the International Rugby Academy of New Zealand (IRANZ), Dave covers all aspects of player skill development. The upcoming clinics will allow players and coaches the rare opportunity to spend quality time with one of the worlds most sought after coaches.

The USRF will also benefit from the full day youth clinic in San Diego on Monday, August 20 as a portion of the proceeds from this clinic will be donated to the Foundation.

 

The clinic will be held at the 4S Ranch, located at 16118 4S Parkway, San Diego, CA 92127. Check-in time for both youth players and coaches is 8:30 am. The clinic runs from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. The course fee is $60 in advance and $70 on the day of the clinic.

Coaches are welcome to observe and video the session. There will be a Q&A session at the end of each clinic for coaches and players. The course fee for coaches is $40.

For more information, contact Jax at jaxs@rugbytogo.org or phone 818-378-2078. For a complete list of the Rugby to Go clinics, visit  www.rugbytogo.org/6.html.

The USRF is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization established in 1963. Although its main focus is supporting youth and high school rugby, the Foundation also provides grants to coaches and referees; establishes international student exchanges and college scholarships, has assisted the United States Collegiate All-Americans and Boys Under-19 teams, and also provides grants to Safety and Risk Management Research.

For more information about the Foundation, go to its website at: www.usrugbyfoundation.org.