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SINGAPORE REFEREES MAY NEWSLETTER

Issue 18 In this month’s edition, Abdul Hannan reports back on his first International Test Match at the Asia Rugby Division 3 Championship while James Brooke also shares on his first overseas tournament.  Also, some important news from World Rugby on law updates and upcoming events locally. World Rugby announcement With the global law trials being introduced in 2017, a number of these have been approved for full inclusion into the Laws of the Game.  Additionally, World Rugby has provided additional information on Concussion protocols and sanctions for Foul Play.   Please click 180516 CL World Rugby Council Decisions...

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SINGAPORE REFEREES APRIL NEWSLETTER

Issue 17 As the curtain draws on another HSBC Sevens World Series here in Singapore, we can reflect on the various events that took place during our “Super Week” both on and off the field.  Read on for more information… SSRUR members once again impress at the HSBC World Series Sevens. The Society once again were tasked with providing the on-field Assistant Referees (ARs), Ingoal Judges (IG) and Technical Zone (TZ) officials for the biggest sevens event in the world.  The growth of the society in the past year gave quite a lot of new faces the opportunity to...

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SINGAPORE REFEREES MARCH NEWSLETTER

ISSUE 16 As the National League wraps up, and with only a few weeks to go until Singapore hosts the biggest 7s tournament in the world, preparations have already gotten underway for the HSBC World Series 7s at the end of the month.  ln addition to the main event, Singapore Rugby is also holding a number of training camps and events during the week.  Read on for more info… HSBC 7s 2018- Assistant Referee Training Squad As part of the HSBC 7s leg in Singapore, the Society will be providing the Assistant Referees (ARs) and In-goal Judges (IGs) for...

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SINGAPORE REFEREES FEBRUARY NEWSLETTER

Issue 15 In this month’s edition, we take an opportunity to reflect on some of the work that goes on behind the scenes to develop our referees.  Also, some exciting news on our Asia Rugby Panel and Kelvin Yap reports on his experience at the recent Bangkok 10s.  Read on for more info… Latest addition to Asia Rugby Referee Panel Congratulations to Leow Wei Liang on being approved to join the Asia Rugby Referee Panel.  Leow, who was recently promoted to our Performance Panel is the latest of our younger referees to be selected to officiate in International appointments...

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SINGAPORE REFEREES JANUARY NEWSLETTER

Happy New Year to you all and welcome back to an action packed year of rugby ahead in Singapore.  In this month’s issue we look at some of the key events coming up in the first half of the year and share some information on referee preparation before their games.  Read on for more…. Referee Courses in 2018 The dates have been confirmed for Singapore Rugby’s Training and Education programme in 2018.  Last year proved to be highly successful in providing the wider Singapore community with a number of opportunities to learn more about officiating while also ensuring that...

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