What I Learned From Rugby

by Daisy Jasmine, Staff Writer   I was never much for team sports. Volleyball, softball, basketball, and competitive swimming all courted me, and one by…

Thunderbird Rugby Starts Strong at Flagstaff Tens

Brush up on your Rugby Vocabulary! Pitch: The playing field. Forward: Bruisers. Forwards take part in heavily physical events in a game such as scrums…

A Tour of the Club World

By Mary Richardson, Staff Writer   Historically, clubs have been a major driver of the Thunderbird Mystique, the intangible spirit, mindset, and curiosity of the…

Keep On Ruckin

By, Travis Richardson “Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” –       George Bernard Shaw Crouch. Touch. Set.…

Sunshine appears for Rugby Alumni Weekend

By Daryl James A rare Arizona rainstorm threatened to dampen Thunderbird’s Rugby Alumni Weekend on Feb. 28 and March 1, 2014, but the sun appeared…

Student Spotlight: Ronny Siegel

Each week, we ask one of our new fun-loving exchange students to share a little about themselves and the most revealing question of all, what’s in your…

Thunderbird Rugby Tournament a Great Success

Last Saturday, Thunderbird hosted three other Rugby clubs in a round robin tournament to end the Fall 2013 season.  Red Mountain, Phoenix Rugby Club, and…

Thunderbird Rugby Welcomes All

Discover Rugby! Many of us (like me) that grew up in the States know rugby as a rough sport exclusively for foreign countries. Others reading…

A T-bird SPOOKtacular

This past Friday night was the annual Thunderbird Spooktacular hosted by the Thunderbird Rugby team and the Get-Out-of-Glendale (GOGO) clubs. The clubs throw the Halloween…

Rugby Goes to Flagstaff

Late Friday night, almost 30 rugby players in tow with a few fans, took off north to Flagstaff for the 32nd Annual Rugby Tens Tournament…