January 12, 2016
Pro Rugby San Francisco Combine
Pro Rugby held it’s first combine on December 19-20, 2015 in Irvine, California. They now have scheduled their second in the San Francisco Bay Area on Sunday, January 31, 2016. PRO Rugby is seeking both current players and non-rugby high-performance athletes for its inaugural 2016 season. Please click the link and register by January 16th as space is limited.
Over this past weekend 40 players received medical evaluations and were interviewed. This Is American Rugby reports that “All players being offered contracts by PRO Rugby will have to complete both a medical and a 30 minute interview;” said Director of Rugby Steve Lewis. “As a league, we are looking for rugby players who are not just good players but good citizens. These screenings and interviews will continue across the country over the next few weeks, as we intend to finalize rosters by the end of January.
Final details on venues and coaches should be announced soon.