News

01 Nov

UWS Names Jon Hinkin Tournament Director For HSBC Sevens Rugby Series Las Vegas

Veteran player, businessman elevated to top tournament position for the largest annual rugby event in North America November 1, 2016– United World Sports, the organizers of the premier annual rugby events in the United States, announced they have promoted Jon Hinkin to Tournament Director. One of the most respected competitors and successful businessmen in the

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09 Feb

Penn Mutual Extends and Enhances Its Title Sponsorship of the Collegiate Rugby Championship

Penn Mutual, United World Sports and NBC Sports Group Announce Landmark Sponsorship Extension of Collegiate Rugby Championship and Varsity Cup Rugby Championship Expanded Partnership Through 2019 Will Feature New Broadcast Elements, On-Campus Activation Programs And Title Sponsorship Horsham, Pa. – February 4, 2016 – The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, United World Sports and NBC

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15 Sep

Penn Mutual to Title Sponsor the Collegiate Rugby Championship and Varsity Cup Rugby Championship

Sponsorship driven by sport’s increasing popularity, solidifies Philadelphia as the home of collegiate rugby Horsham, Pa. – September 15, 2014 – The Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, United World Sports and NBC Sports Group have announced a three-year title sponsorship for the Collegiate Rugby Championship, the largest Rugby 7’s (7 players a side) collegiate rugby championship

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21 Aug

UWS partners with NDP Championships to create The Sevens Championship

DENVER, Colorado – NDP Championships, a division of Kroenke Sports & Entertainment, and United World Sports (UWS) announced today a national partnership centered around the formation of The Sevens Championship as the first-ever youth and high school rugby sevens North American championship tournament. The Sevens Championship, which will be held annually in Florida from December

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08 Aug

Varsity Cup Adds Arizona State

Tweet It: @varsity_cup adds @asurfc (Arizona State) to the Varsity Cup Championship. New York, NY – The Varsity Cup announced Thursday that Arizona State University will join its national collegiate rugby championship postseason in the spring of 2015. “On behalf of the Varsity Cup universities and our commercial partner, United World Sports, I offer a

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03 Jul

Arkansas State joins Varsity Cup

Tweet It: @varsity_cup announces the addition of @ASTATERUGBY (Arkansas State) to the Varsity Cup Championship. http://bit.ly/1lCYewd New York, NY – The Varsity Cup is pleased to announce that Arkansas State will be the newest addition to the national championship competition. For the second time in two years, the Varsity Cup will be expanding. The competition

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25 May

UWS Hosting New Rugby Sevens Format Exhibition

Can a professional rugby sevens league take off in the United States? We may find out in a couple of years. United World Sports has organized a test match between the New York Rhinos and the Ontario Blues for Saturday, right before the Collegiate Rugby Championship at PPL Park in Philadelphia. Jonathan First, president of

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04 Nov

UWS forms Joint Venture with Rhino Rugby

RHINO RUGBY AND UNITED WORLD SPORTS FORM JOINT VENTURE TO OUTFIT THE AMERICAS WITH THE WORLD’S PREMIER RUGBY EQUIPMENT AND APPAREL New York – Nov. 4, 2013 – United World Sports and Rhino Rugby have announced a joint venture to bring the fastest growing rugby brand to the Americas to meet the soaring demand for

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