Game Live ! September 2020 Edition

Game Live ! September 2020 Edition

Welcome to Game Live! a multi-media initiative from the Kenya Rugby Union (KRU).

We aim to give you news and information about the activities of the KRU while also sharing various insights revolving around the rugby eco-system.

This edition features news about the Kenya Lionesses and their Olympic ambitions, Celestine Masinde’s balancing act, the adoption of emotional intelligence by the senior and junior men’s national teams as well as our rugby for beginners segment.

World Rugby announces innovative Rugby World Cup 2021 Coaching Internship Programme

World Rugby announces innovative Rugby World Cup 2021 Coaching Internship Programme

World Rugby has launched a transformational Rugby World Cup 2021 Coaching Internship Programme, providing talent identified female coaches with a unique 12-month placement opportunity with a team competing at the showcase women’s 15s event in New Zealand. In line with the ‘developing…

Rugby sevens boosted by preparation investment ahead of Olympic Games

Rugby sevens boosted by preparation investment ahead of Olympic Games

Following consultation and constructive dialogue with the host organisations, it has been confirmed that the combined men’s and women’s Hamilton and Sydney rounds of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series 2021, which were provisionally scheduled for 23-24 and 30-31 January 2021 respectively, will not take place due to the ongoing and dynamic global nature of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Rugby, Books & Entrepreneurship – An interactive session with Celestine Masinde and Jacob Ojee

Rugby, Books & Entrepreneurship – An interactive session with Celestine Masinde and Jacob Ojee

An interactive session with Kenyan internationals Celestine Masinde and Jacob Ojee on Friday 7 August 2020. The duo talked about the challenges and opportunities that have come about through juggling rugby, books and entrepreneurship. Watch the full conversation here.

Administration Police become latest Kenya Rugby Union affiliates

Administration Police become latest Kenya Rugby Union affiliates

Having fully met the Kenya Rugby Union’s eligibility criteria and ultimately the Ministry of Sport’s requirements for registration under the Sports Act,  Administration Police Warriors became the 49th full affiliate of the Kenya Rugby Union during the organization’s annual general meeting which…

KRU, Rugby Africa partner to provide quality assurance training for educators and trainers

KRU, Rugby Africa partner to provide quality assurance training for educators and trainers

Monday 13 July 2020 saw the  Kenya Rugby Union organize a Workforce Continuing Professional Development webinar for its trainers and educators. This Workforce CPD webinar  was facilitated by Rugby Africa’s Regional Training Manager for Africa Denver Wannies and Johnbosco Muamba, Rugby Regional…