MIT takes on their rivals from across the river, Old Gold, in their spring season home opener.
**Please note the field and time have been updated due to flooding on Briggs field. Roberts field is the turf field in the Steibrenner football stadium on Vassar Street closer to Mass Ave.
The team is gearing up for the spring season!!
Some awesome action shots of @mitrugby crushing they're first CrossFit workout! CrossFit is a great way to get any team in shape fast. Incorporating cardio, str...ength, stamina, flexibility, power, speed, coordination, agility, balance accuracy and of course community!
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MIT is looking to hire a new head coach!
MIT Rugby Football Club, one of the most historic rugby clubs in New England, is seeking a head coach for the Spring 2017 season and beyond. Having started in 1882, MIT now competes in the NERFU Men’s Division III league and has had great success in recent years. MIT is looking to continue this success, while also developing the club.
MIT practices twice a week and plays all their home games on Vassar Street in Cambridge. The team cons...ists of players of all different experience levels. The squad size varies from 25-45 members.
· USA Rugby Certification or willing to achieve before Autumn season.
· Rugby playing experience
· Flexibility on practice and game days
· Ability to build a solid DIII club that is sustainable
· Ability to plan 2 focused trainings a week (usually Tuesday and Thursday nights)
· Ability to provide instruction and encouragement to players of all skill levels
· Understand the skillset of the players and create a game plan to suit those abilities
· Manage fair playing time among “A” and “B” teams
· Keep the practices challenging, engaging, and fun
· Work with team captains to continually improve practices and provide feedback to players
Qualified candidates will be interviewed by our coaching committee. If interested, please respond via email to our club president, James Long (firstname.lastname@example.org), with a short description of your rugby coaching qualifications and certifications. We look forward to hearing from you.
http://www.masslive.com/…/rugby_continues_to_grow_in_wes.ht… some great photos from Saturday's win over Springfield