September 1 Clinic

The Deep South Rugby Union will be hosting its 2nd Annual Women’s Rugby Clinic in New Orleans on September 1, 2012.

Time: 8:30am till we get tired

Location: Field at the corner of Marconni and Harrison in City Park
Cost:Free! (Bring your own lunch)

Running the clinic this year, we will have the entire national team coaching staff from the previous World Cup, including:

Candi Orsini
Kathy Flores
Krista McFarren
Michelle Carrone
Laurie Spicer-Bourdon

The morning session will focus on defense/tackling as well as sharing new continuity techniques developed in New Zealand. During lunch, Dr. Lisa Bartoli (who served as the National Team Doctor) will give a lecture on nutrition. The afternoon session will feature strength and conditioning with Coach Michele Carrone and drills centered around positional play.

There will be some full contact drills so bring your mouth guards!

If you are interested in participating, please email the Deep South Women’s Director, Peggy Claiborne, with your name and position as soon as possible at

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