Rugby Europe has today announced the dates of Men XV Rugby Europe Championship, which has been disrupted by the global pandemic.

Preparations for Rugby World Cup 2023 in France marked an important milestone today with confirmation of the pools for the 10th edition of the pinnacle competition in men’s 15s rugby.

The Rugby Europe General Assembly, which took place today by video conference, confirmed the election of Octavian Morariu for the position of president at the regional governing body, and will serve in office from 2020-2024.

Portugal has been in home action in recent weeks with two Test Matches at Estadio Nacional do Jamor where they hosted Brazil. Both games were shown on Portugal Rugby TV as viewers from around the globe able to tune in.

Following the Governance reforms voted at the last Rugby Europe General Assembly in December 2019, Rugby Europe has today announced the appointment of Vincent Taupin as Independent Non-Executive Director (INED), Member of the Board of Directors of the European governing body.

In order to promote and develop the organization of Beach and Snow Rugby competitions/activities, Rugby Europe today has announced the signing of a licensing agreement with the Rugby Union of Russia (R.U.R.) for a three-year period (2021/2023).

TimelineJanuary 2021