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From the Pacific Islands to France: migration, hope and deceit in the rugby industry

The Conversation Global | Posted 10.22.2016 | Sports
The Conversation Global

The story depicts a young Wallisian man trying to make it in the world of rugby in France. 3 B Productions Niko Besnier, University of Amsterdam Fr...

Injured Sports Star Finds Ingenious Way To Keep Working Out

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 09.23.2016 | Sports

The show must go on! New Zealand rugby star Sonny Bill Williams may be temporarily out of action with a ruptured Achilles tendon. But the injury isn...

9-Year-Old Rugby Player Dominates Like A Man Among Boys

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.14.2016 | Sports

He certainly levels the playing field. Watch 9-year-old rugby sensation Meaalofa Te’o bulldoze or run by opponents with ease during a tournament in ...

Finally Footy

Lawrence Diller, M.D. | Posted 05.18.2016 | Home
Lawrence Diller, M.D.

It took me nearly a year of living in Melbourne but I finally lost my footy virginity at the MCG over this past weekend. Any Australian would know ex...

This Rugby Team Wants To Recruit New Players...With Anti-Gay Slurs

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.19.2016 | Queer Voices

A gay and inclusive South African competitive rugby team wants to recruit new players... by reclaiming homophobic slurs. The Jozi Cats, which are bas...

New Rochelle, NY Schools Give Students Notable Choices in Athletics

Brian G. Osborne, Ed.D. | Posted 03.29.2016 | Education
Brian G. Osborne, Ed.D.

We are proud to create as many avenues as possible for our students to learn, grow and succeed. Focus in this area demonstrates the strong commitment our Board of Education, administration, faculty, staff, and coaches have to our core belief in educating the whole child.

Rugby Player's Penis Partially Torn Off During Gruesome Tackle (GRAPHIC PHOTO)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.15.2016 | Weird News

And he still refuses to play with a cup! Haydn Peacock spoke out recently about suffering a torn penis during a rugby match. The injury required 11 st...

Making Sports More LGBTQ Friendly

Thomas Hormby | Posted 02.09.2017 | Queer Voices
Thomas Hormby

Being excluded from sports at a young age can have detrimental effects academically and mentally. Participation in team sports help LGBT youth's high school GPA and even help prevent depression and anxiety at a time they are especially susceptible.

The Important Reason This Rugby Squad Is Posing Nude

HuffPost Italy | Sara Elkamel | Posted 12.02.2015 | Women

With a mission to help people dealing with eating disorders, the Oxford University Women's Rugby team is abandoning their uniforms on the field. As t...

'Isis Devils' Rugby Club Not Really Down To Change Its Name

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 12.02.2015 | Sports

The “Isis Devils” Australian rugby club has once again turned a deaf ear to calls for it to change its team name, despite sharing its moniker with...

My Tribute to Jonah Lomu

Thaddeus McCarthy | Posted 11.19.2016 | Sports
Thaddeus McCarthy

Before Lomu smashed over Mike Catt, rugby may as well have been played in black and white. Lomu's performance against England that day, scoring four tries in the 1995 World Cup semi-final, was so influential to the game of rugby that it was without comparison.

Gay Rugby Player Keegan Hirst Strips Down For Steamy Photo Spread

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Britain's first openly gay rugby league player seems to be relishing his newfound sex symbol status, and we're loving every second of it. In this beh...

An Ode to the All Blacks

Trisha de Borchgrave | Posted 11.02.2016 | Sports
Trisha de Borchgrave

Between sublime and messy, there is bristling; standing up to every encounter, relentless, bleeding, battered and without a whimper. No leaping into the air in absurd spasms of fake pain. They are quite simply, epic.

Check Out These Steamy Photos Of Hot, Good-Natured Rugby Players

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Autumn is upon us, but one of our favorite rugby teams is keeping things scorching hot by releasing a sneak peek at their 2016 calendar. A gay and inc...

Recovering From Failure. Leadership Lessons from England's Early Exit Out of the Rugby World Cup

Hannah Pirnie | Posted 10.06.2016 | Business
Hannah Pirnie

I can't explain how much this hurts Tom Wood, England's number 7 after the Host nation crashed out of the Rugby World Cup on Saturday night.  We can ...

How to Recover From a Set Back? Leadership Lessons From the Rugby World Cup

Hannah Pirnie | Posted 09.30.2016 | Sports
Hannah Pirnie

When the Rugby World Cup came around I was very excited but also disappointed to be so far from the action. I love Rugby. The game evokes fond memories of cold winter days firstly watching with my father, and latterly working for, Saracens RFC.

Will And Kate Are Just Mere Mortals In Love Watching Rugby

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 09.28.2015 | Style

With all of the hype and media frenzy surrounding the royal family, it's nice to see members of the House of Windsor in more relaxed settings every on...

Six Months in a Leaky Boat

Adrian Coysh | Posted 09.03.2016 | Impact
Adrian Coysh

Previously I have referred to the Diversity and Inclusion journey of businesses as uncharted territory, requiring careful navigation.

Britain's First Openly Gay Rugby Player Receives Praise From A-List Star

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Last week, British rugby player Keegan Hirst gained international attention when he came out of the closet, becoming Britian's first openly gay rugby ...

Photographers Address The Pain And Glory Of Violent Sports

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 06.19.2015 | Arts

A young man sits proudly, arms crossed. His steady gaze is fixed on something we can’t see. He’s posed like a classical figure or a prom king in a...

Rugby Player Catches Dog Chomping On Rabbit

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 06.03.2015 | Weird News

The chase was on for man and beasts. Coastal rugby player Thomas Watt caught a dog with a rabbit in its mouth during a match against Inglewood in T...

5 Life Lessons I Learned on the Rugby Pitch

Beth Leipholtz | Posted 06.29.2015 | Sports
Beth Leipholtz

Four years ago, I thought I was signing up for a sport that may or may not matter to me in the long run. It was something to do, a way to meet people. Four years later, and I've realized I signed up for so much more than just a sport.

Australian Rugby Player Gives The Most Confusing Interview Ever

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 04.23.2015 | Sports

Say what?

The Rugby-Loving U.S. Consul in St. Étienne

Lindsay Sarah Krasnoff | Posted 04.28.2015 | Home
Lindsay Sarah Krasnoff

William Henry Hunt, president of Racing Club Stéphanois, bid adieu to his rugby players as they departed St. Étienne for the battlefields of northern France a century ago. He did not see most of them again as so many perished in the Great War's carnage.

Alena Hall

The Unlikely Story Of How Rugby Changed The Future For These Inner City Students

HuffingtonPost.com | Alena Hall | Posted 11.25.2014 | Impact

When Lana Shields, 68, came across a local newspaper article highlighting her once-rival high school in 2011, she paid particularly close attention. A...