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Newly elected Rugby Rwanda President to focus on talent development

Kamanda was elected unopposed as the President of Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) on Sunday in Remera, Kigali City. The former Secretary-General replaced Alexis Araire who showed no interest to return for the second term

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) (www.RwandaRugby.com) The new executive committee of the Rwanda Rugby Federation chaired by newly elected President Tharcisse Kamanda has confirmed that his four-year tenure in office will focus on further development of the sport through the grassroots. Kamanda was elected unopposed as the President of Rwanda Rugby…

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Rwanda Rugby Federation to hold elections

The elections will see six candidates become elected on the same day when a General Assembly takes place

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) (www.RwandaRugby.com) Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) will hold elections on Sunday, November 25, to elect a new Executive Committee to steer the body for next term. The elections will see six candidates become elected on the same day when a General Assembly takes place. Former Secretary-General Tharcisse Kamanda…

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Rugby : Rwanda Referees, Coaches, and Silverbacks benefit from Penguin International Rugby Football Club (RFC) training

Three Penguin rugby experts Tony Penn, a former New Zealand prop-forward, and Collin Brett, a referee manager from Scotland and James wade coach development officer for Scottish rugby are in Kigali to share tips and their experiences

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) (www.RwandaRugby.com) Experts from the UK-based Penguin International Rugby Football Club over the weekend started a four-day Level 2 rugby clinic for referees and coaches as well as the men’s national rugby team, the Silverbacks. Three Penguin rugby experts Tony Penn, a former New Zealand prop-forward, and…

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Rwanda Rugby Federation to hold a General Assembly

All members that have been serving at Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) are volunteers except the Chief Executive Officer who earns a monthly salary, the rugby body revealed

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) (www.RwandaRugby.com) has announced that it will hold a General Assembly to review the constitution on November 25, 2018, at Amahoro stadium. RRF secretary general Tharcises Kamanda has told this publication that part of the key issues to be reviewed comprise of new rugby clubs members that…

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Kigali Sharks rugby football lift first mindsky national league title in Rwanda

Sharif Gasore scored three tries to take away the game from Resilience in the opening half

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) (www.RwandaRugby.com) Kigali Sharks Rugby Football Club for the first time won the Rwandan rugby league after defeating Resilience rugby football club by 27-17 in a game played at Amahoro Stadium (APR Ground). Sharif Gasore scored three tries to take away the game from Resilience in the…

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Rugby – Rwanda: Resilience, Kigali sharks to clash in mindsky Rugby National League final

Despite more polished skills, Remera buffaloes managed just a first half 15-10 through songa hamidu, a late hajali jean paul scored two tries for the first half for Remera buffalloes

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) (www.RwandaRugby.com) Resilience RFC showed that fitness can beat skill and experience as they defeated Remera buffalloes  24-15 in the semi-final to set up a final clash against Kigali sharks in the Mindsky Rugby national League to be played on 6th October, 2018 at Amahoro stadium (APR ground).…

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Penguin International RFC trains Silverbacks The men’s national rugby team

Silverbacks is being trained to improve their skills by the Penguin International Rugby Football Club

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) (www.RwandaRugby.com) The RRF chief administrator, John Livingstone Muhire has explained that the training started on Sunday16th september  by training rugby development officers from different districts. “Rwandan Rugby has been very grateful for the support from Penguins. Several coaching sessions were held before and lots of kits…

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Rwanda Rugby: Mindsky national rugby league: Buffaloes face Resilience RFC in semis

Defending champions Remera Buffaloes will take on Resilience RFC in the first semi-final playoff of the Mindsky national rugby league on Saturday at Rusizi national stadium in Rusizi district

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) (www.RwandaRugby.com) Saturday15 August at 3:30pm Remera Buffaloes face off Resilience RFC in Rusizi. A week later on 22 September at 1pm, Kigali Sharks will tussle it out with Puma Kamonyi at the UTEXRWA grounds. 2018 defending champions Remera Buffaloes battle it out with Resilience RFC in…

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Rwanda Rugby coaching and officiating gets a boost

Rugby coaching and officiating in the country is set to improve following the launch of level 1 and officiating programmes organized by the Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) and its partners

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) (www.RwandaRugby.com) Rugby coaching in the country is set to improve following the launch of level 1 coaching and officiating organized by the Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) and its partners. The Rwanda rugby federation president, Araire alexander said ‘’ continouis training for new coaches – referee and…

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International Youth Rugby Tournament: Rwanda 25th & 26th August 2018 (U15/U18 Boys and Girls)

The games will be held at the Red Cross Field in Kigali commencing Saturday 25th Aug at 10am and run for two days.

Rwanda Rugby (www.RwandaRugby.com), The Rwandan Rugby Federation is delighted to welcome youth teams from Uganda, Tanzania, Malawi and Kenya to Kigali this weekend. NGOs "Connect to Africa" and "Friends of Rwandan Rugby" have coordinated efforts to host a third annual tournament of youth rugby designed to foster international competition. It is…