Attending Personnalities at SPORTEL Monaco 2015

Rugby will be strongly represented at SPORTEL Monaco while IRB Rugby World Cup is in England.

Golden 25 -- #19 Debbie Jevans

(ATR) CEO of England 2015 Rugby World Championships.

World Rugby U20 Championship 2015 Match Schedule Announced

IOC Cagey on Rio 2016 Rugby Preps -- On the Scene

(ATR) Christian Radnedge takes a look at news from the first day of the IRB ConfEx.

Excitement High for Rugby at Rio 2016 -- On the Scene

(ATR) Former All Blacks captain Sean Fitzpatrick is among those who believe rugby will be an Olympic hit.

ConfEx Welcomes Global Rugby Family to London

IRB Media Release: Road to England 2015 for World's Top Teams in November

Rugby Legends Join Line-Up for World Rugby ConfEx 2014

IRB World Rugby Conference and Exhibition 2014 (ConfEx) has announced that high-profile former internationals Sean Fitzpatrick, Brian Moore, Agustín Pichot and Thomas Castaignède will kick off and set the tone for the event by discussing the future of Rugby in a key panel session entitled ‘State of the Union’.

Strong Interest in Japan 2019 as 14 Venues Apply to Host Matches

CEO of RWC 2015 Host Broadcaster ITV to Address ConfEx 2014

RWCL Appoints EY as the Official Business Advisor of Rugby World Cup 2015

Rugby World Cup Limited has announced the appointment of EY as the Official Business Advisor of Rugby World Cup 2015 in England.

Land Rover Named as Top Partner for ConfEx 2014

The International Rugby Board has announced Land Rover as the Official Vehicle Provider for the World Rugby Conference and Exhibition 2014 (ConfEx) taking place at Hilton London Metropole on November 17-18.

Ray Williams Wins Prestigious IRB Award

Pioneering rugby coach and dedicated administrator Ray Williams has been named as the 2014 winner of the prestigious Vernon Pugh Award for Distinguished Service as a mark of the significant positive contribution he has made to the game throughout his lifetime.

Conferences & Conventions -- IRB Rugby ConfEx; International Sport Convention

(ATR) Also: Media registration open for 2014 Host City conference.

Olympic Rugby Sevens Panel Announced for #IRBConfEx

With just one month to go to the IRB World Rugby Conference and Exhibition 2014 (ConfEx) the IRB has announced speakers for the “Olympic Rugby Sevens – Faster, Higher, Stronger” panel session.

Conferences & Conventions -- Host City; IRB ConfEx; Women in Leadership

(ATR) Media registration open for the Host City: Bid to Win conference, IRB ConfEx

Rugby Begins Olympic Qualifying

(ATR) The first ever rugby Olympic qualifier starts on Saturday. 

Conferences & Conventions -- Sports and Event Tourism Exchange; IRB Confex

(ATR) Also: Saudi International Sport, Health, and Fitness Forum, The Academy from TSE, and WISE Lausanne.

Conferences & Conventions -- Smart Cities and Sport Summit; IRB ConfEx

(ATR) Also: TSE launches second edition of the Academy ... WISE Lausanne 2015.

Stars Back IRB's Recognise and Remove Concussion Education Video

Rugby players, coaches and parents around the world are being told to Recognise and Remove (#RecogniseAndRemove) as the International Rugby Board launches a new concussion education video.

Strong line-up for Integrity and Inclusion panel at IRB World Rugby Conference and Exhibition 2014

The International Rugby Board (IRB) has announced a strong line-up of speakers to participate in a panel discussion on Integrity - Protecting integrity and promoting inclusion at the IRB World Rugby Conference and Exhibition 2014 (ConfEx) that will take place on November 17-18 at the Hilton London Metropole.

Line-up Announced for Integrity Panel at IRB World Rugby Conference and Exhibition 2014

Russia v Uruguay RWC 2015 Qualifier to be Streamed LIVE on irb.com

The IRB has confirmed that the first leg of the Rugby World Cup 2015 repechage final between Russia and Uruguay will be streamed live around the globe on http://newsletter.irb.com:81/CT00292503MTI2MzY=.HTML?D=2014-09-25 this weekend.

DHL to Handle Logistics for IRB World Rugby Conference and Exhibition 2014

The International Rugby Board has announced DHL as the official logistics partner for the 2014 IRB World Rugby Conference and Exhibition (ConfEx) taking place at Hilton London Metropole on November 17-18.

IRB Clarification on Olympic Eligibility

The International Rugby Board has announced the details of rulings made by the IRB Regulations Committee relating to Regulation 8 (eligibility) and 9 (player release) to further assist Member Unions with their Olympic Games Rugby Sevens preparations.

IRB and RedTorch renew partnership for second World Rugby ConfEx

Following the success of its inaugural event, the International Rugby Board has renewed its partnership with marketing specialists RedTorch for the second edition of the IRB World Rugby Conference and Exhibition (ConfEx), which will run from November 17-18 in London.

Big Rush for Rugby World Cup 2015 Tickets

(ATR) Organizers reported huge demand for tickets following the launch of sales Friday.

Prozone Named as Official Partner of 2014 IRB World Rugby ConfEx

The International Rugby Board (IRB) has signed up Prozone as the official performance analysis partner of the 2014 IRB World Rugby Conference and Exhibition (ConfEx), which takes place at the Hilton London Metropole on November 17-18.

'Too Big To Miss' Rugby World Cup 2015 Ticketing Campaign launched today

Stirring team talks are synonymous with rugby success and today England Rugby 2015, Organising Committee for Rugby World Cup 2015, has launched 'the ultimate team talk' to kick-start the Tournament ticketing campaign. 

Rugby Federation Set for Name Change as IRB Becomes World Rugby

The International Rugby Board will become World Rugby from November 19, 2014 as part of a major rebranding programme.

Rugby Federation Rebrands for Rio 2016 Olympics

(ATR) The International Rugby Board will soon be known as World Rugby, a rebranding to capitalize on the sport's Olympic status.

Rugby World Cup 2015 Official Team Bases Announced

Communities across the length and breadth of England and Wales will share in the excitement of hosting Rugby World Cup 2015 after tournament organisers England Rugby 2015 and owners Rugby World Cup Limited announced the selection of team base camps.

Eleven NZ greats inducted into IRB Hall of Fame

Eleven legends of New Zealand Rugby have been inducted into the IRB Hall of Fame at a special ceremony in Auckland on Friday August 21, staged the night before a Bledisloe Cup match in Eden Park.

IOC Chief Praises Rugby Sevens

(ATR) Thomas Bach says he is impressed with Olympic rugby.

Bach and Lapasset Delighted With Rugby Sevens' Olympic Debut

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach has joined International Rugby Board President Bernard Lapasset and the global Rugby family in hailing the inaugural Youth Olympic Games Rugby Sevens event.

England Win Women's Rugby World Cup 2014

England are Women's Rugby World Cup 2014 champions.

Conferences & Conventions -- 2024 Bid at Sponsors Conference; SPORTELMonaco Anniversary

(ATR) Also: IRB Rugby ConfEx announces World Cup Panel with 100 days to go, City Events reveals venue for conference.

Nominees Announced for the IRB Women's Player of the Year 2014 Award

IRB World Rugby Conference and Exhibition 2014 marks 100 days to go with announcement of strong Rugby World Cup panel

Record Numbers Get into Rugby in Brazil as Rio 2016 Celebrates Two Years to Go