Monday 11 December 2017

99th Rugby Europe AGM in Paris

The 99th Rugby Europe AGM was held in Paris - La Défense Head Quarter to Société Générale from 8th to 9th December 2017.

44 affiliated Countries attended the General Meeting Assembly chaired by M. Octavian Morariu Président of Rugby Europe. The meeting was held at Société Générale headquarters offices in Paris La Defense area.

The work done by the different committees were presented and some presentations about HIA (Head Injury Assessment) and development programmes. Bernard Laporte from FFR renewed the support of the French union to Rugby Europe and to the development of European rugby. David Carrigy from World Rugby congratulated unions for their achievements and reminded some rules (Regulation 8 (eligibility)) to be respected by all Unions. 

2017/2018 Competition's calendar was detailed to the unions and unions' participation confirmed ( ). The agreements for the hostings of competitions were signed by unions presidents. 

Some Unions' representatives were seated in Jean Bouin Stadium to see the performance of Krasnor Yar in Paris against Stade Français in Challenge Cup competition.

100th AGM will be held in December 2018 with a lot of sport and cultural activities!!