Major League Rugby: Crop of Scots getting ready to live the American dream

The new MLR season begins this weekend and Gary Heatly has looked at the Scottish connections dotted across the league ahead of the 2021 campaign.
19 March 2021

Canadian Rugby Union continuing to grow

When you think of top-level sport in Canada, rugby union probably wouldn’t spring to mind first.
15 March 2021

Stef Evans Exclusive - Falling back in love with rugby and turning #ICare awareness into action

TRU's columnist Charlie Beckett exclusively chatted to Bristol Bears star Stef Evans about her rugby journey and the importance of building on the #ICare movement.
16 February 2021

Exclusive: Getting to know the new Rugby Canada ID Programme

Earlier this year, it was announced that Rugby Canada would be revising their Talent ID Programme and TRU spoke to one of the key men involved in the identification of Canadian-qualified players abroad.
23 November 2020

DTH van der Merwe Exclusive: Playing in Bermuda, moving home & working

As he prepares for the second round of World Tens Series action, Canada wing DTH van der Merwe spoke to TRU’s Joe Harvey.
1 November 2020

Rob Howley joins Canada backroom staff

Rob Howley will resume his coaching career after he has been signed by Rugby Canada for a senior assistant coach role.
23 September 2020

TRU Six Pack - DTH van der Merwe, Glasgow Warriors/Canada

Latest to answer our quickfire TRU Six Pack is Canadian international winger DTH van der Merwe.
10 August 2020

Rugby returns slowly in Canada

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed a lot of things that people took for granted in their daily lives, all over the world.
10 July 2020

Looseheadz x TRU Podcast - DTH van der Merwe

Following his departure from Glasgow Warriors, DTH van der Merwe told the Looseheadz x TRU podcast not getting the opportunity to say goodbye to the fans was tough to take.
8 July 2020

From BUCS to MLR - Adrian Wadden is hoping to make an impact at the Arrows

After three seasons wearing the purple of Leeds Beckett University, Adrian Wadden has returned to Canada in order to represent the Toronto Arrows in Major League Rugby.
24 June 2020

MLR: Updates from North America

It has been two and a half months since TRU has provided an update of the goings on in Major League Rugby, so Joe Harvey has done just that.
3 June 2020

Mark Winokur on Building the Toronto Arrows

When the Toronto Arrows were inducted into Major League Rugby, it marked a changing in the tide for the sport in Canada.
12 May 2020

MLR 2020: Week Four

After another weekend in which there were surprises, great tries and legends of the game in action, Talking Rugby Union’s Joe Harvey brings you the latest from Major League Rugby.
5 March 2020

MLR 2020: Week Three

The opening two weekends have provided thrills, spills and so much more. Quite frankly, week three was no different. With each side in the league so evenly matched, there is no certainty of one of the leagues perceived stronger sides coming away with four or five points.
27 February 2020

Mtawarira is the big star in Washington, but Mason is making his mark in MLR

There are home debuts and then there are home debuts - and Mungo Mason had a “monster game” last weekend for Washington-based Old Glory DC, according to the experts who pick the Major League Rugby (MLR) team of the week.
20 February 2020

MLR 2020: Week Two

After another round of, quite frankly, enthralling action across the pond, TRUs Joe Harvey has once again rounded up what has happened in the second week of Major League Rugby.
20 February 2020

MLR 2020: Week One

Last weekend saw the return of Major League Rugby. Taking place for a third season, TRUs Joe Harvey watched several of the games and has rounded up last weekend’s action and looked ahead to the fixtures taking place this weekend.
13 February 2020

No looking back for Toronto in Major League Rugby

Toronto Arrows captain Dan Moor explains why the Canadian side are eager to surpass their third-place finish of last season ahead of the new Major League Rugby campaign.
6 February 2020

MLR 2020: All about to kick-off

With the third season of Major League starting on Saturday, Joe Harvey has previewed the burgeoning professional league in North America.
5 February 2020

‘Excited’ Ardron keen to do Canada proud

Canadian international Tyler Ardron admits it will be ‘pretty special’ when he represents the Barbarians against Fiji at Twickenham on Saturday.
15 November 2019