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Gillette, Briske, Mullen at GNWC

Michael “Tex” Gillette, Brian Briske, and George Mullen served as part of the the referee pool for the Great Northwest Challenge in Corvallis, Oregon 25-26 June 2015. The GNWC is the regional all star tournament for the western United States and a gateway for players … Continue reading

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Nadeau Becomes Youngest Referee in Montana

Montana youth rugby has grown by leaps and bounds. As a result, it comes as no surprise that Montana’s referees have been getting younger and younger. The latest is Tucker Nadeau from Kalispell. Shown here with MRRS President George Mullen, … Continue reading

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Level 1 Referee Course in Missoula, MT

The Montana Rugby Referee Society is proud to offer a spring Level 1 Refereeing Course in Missoula, Montana on 20 February 2016. Anyone who is interested can sign up through USA Rugby. The Level 1 Referee Course is the entry point for … Continue reading

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New Referees! Report from the Level 1 Class in Billings

The Montana Rugby Referee Society held a Level 1 referee course with the help of the Billings Bulls, the Rimrock Rattlesnakes Youth Rugby, and the Black Mambas Youth Rugby. Four individuals completed the class and may soon be running the fields of … Continue reading

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Montana-trained Referee O’Brien to Officiate International Test Match

Michelle O’Brien (née Knurr), initially trained as a referee in Montana, will officiate the second match in the two test series between the USA U20 women and the Canadian U20 women.  The match will be be streamed live starting at Noon … Continue reading

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Spinning Up 2015 Rugby in Montana

We’re about ready to start the fall season in Montana. Just a few tidbits: We’ve gone to a web form to record availability. As soon as you can, please go to: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1PJtrCor6z0PxrNd5mZrRZYxZ687cjWSw47XhrzzF5CU/viewform?usp=send_form and let us know when you are available to referee … Continue reading

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