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Rugby World Cup 2021 coaching intern confirmed for Fiji

RWC 2021 coach interns to be fully embedded with national squad management teams RWC 2021 Coaching Internship Programme is supported by World Rugby, as part of IOC international development grant Fijiana prepare to compete in their first ever Rugby World Cup World Rugby and the Fiji Rugby Union today announced former Australian international and Melbourne

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World Rugby 7s awards to be announced on 21 September

SBC World Rugby Sevens Series Award winners to be announced on 21 September Twenty-four winners to be announced across six men’s and women’s award categories Nine unions nominated across the men’s and women’s UL Mark of Excellence Award and Cigna Pressure Play Awards Fan voting opens for Cigna Pressure Play and UL Mark of Excellence

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World Rugby announces innovative Coaching Internship Programme

Transformational Rugby World Cup 2021 Coaching Internship Programme opens for all RWC 2021 participating unions Programme will create quality deployment opportunities for aspiring elite female coaches in high-performance environments Selected participants to be fully embedded for 12 months in RWC 2021 national squad management teams Programme aims to address the lack of female coaches at

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Sir Bill Beaumont re-elected

Sir Bill Beaumont has been re-elected Chairman of World Rugby, to serve for four more years. He faced stiff opposition from Agustin Pichot, as heroic a figure in Argentinian rugby as Beaumont in English. The voting was 28 to 23. Bernard Laporte, head of French Rugby, was elected unopposed as vice-chair. Their combined strategy includes

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World Rugby and players strengthen partnership

Sixth meeting of the Rugby Athletes’ Commission takes place in Cape Town Athlete representatives discuss key issues facing players Actions agreed for 2020 building on new and existing projects Ensuring the voice of the players continues to be at the heart of rugby’s global decision-making processes as rugby accelerates into a decade of growth and

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