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2016

Bingham 2016 Voting Closes

Voting to find the host city for the 2016 Bingham Cup has officially closed. The next stage of the process is the signing of terms and conditions by both Chicago and Nashville, after which...

Homophobia

IGR Issue Homophobia Statement

Further to today’s news of homophobic abuse at Twickenham towards openly gay referee Nigel Owens, the Chairman of IGR Jeff Wilson released the following statement: Following the reports of homophobic abuse faced by Nigel Owens...

Rugby

IGRAB Rebranding Announced

As part of a rebranding exercise which will take place over the coming weeks, the Trustees of the International Gay Rugby Association and Board have decided to drop ‘Association and Board’ from the organisation’s name,...

16nov

Bingham 2016 Vote Extended

A message from IGRAB Chairman, Jeff Wilson: Hi, all. Based on some feedback from some of our member clubs, we have decided to extend the deadline for voting on Bingham Cup 2016 until Sunday,...

Kings Cross Steelers

Happy 19th Birthday KXS!

On this very day 19 years ago, 1 November 1995, gay rugby as we know it was born as a group of gay men met in the Central Station pub in Kings Cross, London...

Vote 2016

Bingham 2016 Voting Begins

The bidding process to find the host city of the Bingham Cup 2016 has now entered its most important stage – voting. After the international bid clarification conference call between the IGRAB member clubs took place this evening...

2016

Bingham 2016 Bids Released

Message from IGRAB Chairman, Jeff Wilson: Thank you so much for your patience and interest in the Bingham Cup 2016 bid process. This is a very exciting time and the potential host committees have...

Conchita Wurst with Straffe Ketten

Conchita Wurst and the Union Cup

The title sounds almost Harry Potteresque but today it became a reality!  Eurovision Song Contest winner Conchita Wurst was invited by the European Parliament in Brussels to perform a special concert to help raise awareness of...

Flag of Scotland

Last Places for Thebans Clinic

Just 25 days to go until clubs from across Europe descend on Edinburgh for the 2014 Caledonian Thebans Rugby Clinic. This year, the event have been extremely well received and the Thebans will welcome...

2016

Bingham Bids Go Head To Head

As the clocks chime midnight across the United Kingdom, heralding the end of September and the start of October 2014, the next phase of the Bingham Cup 2016 bidding process begins – the review of the bid...