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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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SINGAPORE REFEREES DECEMBER NEWSLETTER

Issue 13 As 2017 draws to a close, we look back at the major successes in our Training and Education programme and the growth within the Society.  Also in this edition, the latest from World Rugby on the upcoming changes to the laws of the game and a preview of some of the exciting events coming up in 2018. 2017 Referee Courses and Referee Recruitment In 2017, Singapore Rugby ran a total of four Level 1 Match Officiating Courses, in addition to a Level 2 Match Officiating and Level 1 Coach of Match Officials courses.  The total number of...

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PREMIERSHIP CLUBS FEATURE – BEDOK KINGS RFC & SKYLLAS

“It’s GOOD to be a KING”. No one would dare argue otherwise. The motto of Bedok King’s Rugby Football Club (BKRFC) is backed by the great success that the club has enjoyed throughout its stay in the top flight of Singapore Men’s 15s rugby. Over the course of its 21 years in the Premiership since its inception in 1996, the Kings have won an astounding 7 Premiership Finals titles, which is no mean feat especially considering the relative youth of the club.

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