8th Annual General Meeting of NRA successfully organized virtually.

On 29th December 2020, NRA's 8th annual general meeting was held virtually with full house attendance. With the presence of NRA - President Mr. Tanka Lal Ghising and the attendance as a chief guest - Member Secretariat of Nepal Sport Council - Mr. Ramesh Silwal, along with NSC members Mr. Govin...

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Nepal Rugby

Nepal Rugby would like to wish all our supporters, families and friends a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. During this festive season of giving, let us take time to slow down and enjoy the simple things. May this wonderful time of the year touch your heart in a special way. Wishing you m...

Nepal Rugby Art Competition result announced.

Online competition (Rugby Art Competition) organized by Nepal Rugby in association with Nepal School Rugby Commission, the results for both the Best Rugby Art Competition and Most Popular Rugby Art Competition is announced. Out of the selected top 22 rugby arts, the prize winners according to th...

Nepal gained associative membership from World Rugby

World Rugby officially announced Council at its Interim Meeting held on November 18, 2020 agreed that Nepal Rugby be admitted into Associate Membership of World Rugby. Nepal Rugby Association would like to express our sincere thanks to World Rugby from Nepal, a nation of Mount Everest for this...

Vacancy announcement for General Manager post in NRA

Nepal Rugby Association is seeking a highly qualified and dynamic administrative dedicated staff as position of General Manager to work in under the NRA to facilitated for regular admin as well as correspondent to national and international observatory and governing bodies. Interested and qualif...

Nepal’s 3 women to compete for Asia Rugby Unstoppable Campaign

Asia Rugby is organising the Unstoppable Women Campaign which World Rugby previously had successfully completed the campaign. There is only 15 seats for the Campaign and only three women will be allowed from each nations from Asian Countries having 20th Sept, 2020 as last submission date. As a ...

Rugby Nepal Art Competition

Nepal Rugby Association is organising Inter- School “Rugby Art Competition” in associate with Nepal school Rugby Commission to provide students with the opportunity to explore their art related skill through an art competition. The competition is free and open for all School's students. We hum...

Opportunity for women in Asia Unstoppable campaign

APPLY NOW for the Asia Rugby Unstoppable campaign! Are you a player, match official, coach, administrator in Nepal? Share your Story and inspiration. Contact us at nepalrugbyassociation@gmail.com and 988016870 for more details. #TryandStopUs #WomenInRugby#Unstoppable #nepalrugby#asiarugby#worldrug...

DPR presentation for Nepal’s 1st International Rugby Stadium

On 2nd August 2020, a program was held in Changu Narayan municipality of Bhaktapur, regarding the ongoing DPR presentation of Rugby Stadium in Nepal of International Standard and the estimated budget for this project completion. The meeting was conducted in the presence of honorable mayor of Changu...

Return to Rugby Guidelines

World Rugby issued a -Return to Rugby Guidelines rules during the pandemic covid-19 disease on how we can minimise the risk of getting infected from this virus during the play and workout session. The images is written in Nepali script after the translation, so that, it will help people of the Nati...

Rugby skill challenge Competition

Nepal Rugby Association announced plans for Rugby Skills Challenge presented the opportunity to showcase their videos through a skills competition in the sport of Rugby. The program is free and open for all participants, Schools and Rugby clubs. Rule: 1. Videos should be max 1 min. Rule: 2. Vid...

Lets fight against Covid-19

It's only upon you to secure yourself from the pandemic Covid-19 disease. If each one is safe then everyone is safe! Stay calm, stay home, stay safe. Ensure that you are following the instruction below: Leave home only to seek medical care Separate yourself from other people in your house ...

Awe-inspiring Rugby Workshop held in Chitwan

Two days rugby workshop program greatly held in Chitwan at Krishnapur Sport Stadium, with an aim to take rugby as a perfect game to all ages and help people understand how entertaining this game is, having integrity, solidarity, discipline, respect and passion it brings. In the event sport, teacher...

NRA president elected as new Exco-Member of Asia Rugby.

Congratulations NRA president, Mr. Tanka Lal Ghising for your fantastic achievement! In an Annual General Meeting of Asia Rugby and EXCO meeting in Bali, Indonesia, conducted in 16th and 17th November 2019, Mr. (president of Nepal Rugby) was appointed as a Executive Committee member of Asia R...

Rugby World Cup 2019 to kick off tomorrow.

Its the first time Rugby World Cup is happening in Asia and Japan is hosting this historic event . Lets celebrate opening ceremony and cheers this proud moment. In this kick off program Japan is going to compete against Europe1. The full fixture of rugby world cup 2019 is like this: ...

U-16 Inter-school touch rugby tournament 2019

On the occasion of Rugby World Cup 2019 campaign program , Nepal School Rugby Commission (NSRC) organized its 2nd inter-school touch rugby tournament.  The event kicked off with the presence of the honorable chief guest ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary Embassy of Japan - Masamichi Saigo...

National junior rugby 7s tournament

On 29th June, NRA organized junior national rugby men's and women's 7s tournament at Nepal Army Physical Training Center Lagankhel, Lalitpur. Tournament kicked off with the attendance of the minister of social development of 3 no. province - honorable Yubraj Dulal who remained as a chief guest...

World Cup Japan 2019 Campaign kickoff program in Nepal

Rugby World Cup 2019 (Japan) Campaign kickoff program successfully accomplished which was held in Madhyapur ground , Bhaktapur on 18th May 2019 with various events. Program embarked with welcoming Japanese Ambassador. Students from different schools were given entertaining and funny games using...

Rugby World Cup Trophy successfully toured in Nepal

In a historic moment for Nepal, Rugby World Cup Trophy (The Webb Ellis Cup) tour started in Everest Base Camp visit on 6th of Dec,2018. On Second day, Trophy was toured to in various heritages places including Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath and Patan Darbar Square. During the visit r...

Open invitation to celebrate Rugby World Cup Trophy tour in Nepal

Its first ever Rugby World Cup Trophy to be welcomed in Nepal as a part of trophy tour. Moreover, NRA is heated up to celebrate this rugby festival by hosting various events.  First off on 6th Dec, tour of RWC (Rugby world cup) Trophy on top of the world is going to be an amazing experience. ...

Ladies Rugby Team preparing for Brunei Clash

Nepal Ladies Team Undergoing training sessions for Asia Rugby women 7's trophy! Rugby Ladies team is being driven by tireless Sri-lankan coach, Radhika Hettiarachchi, seeking to afford the same opportunities to aspiring girls players that are available to boys. More precisely, in terms of it's p...

NRA received full membership from Asia Rugby.

 After the hardworking and struggles, NRA (Nepal Rugby Association) successfully received full membership of  Asia Rugby, announced in the council meeting held in Astana, Kazakhstan on 28th and 29th of August.           It's a great achievement for Nepal for developing Rugby more efficien...

National Rugby Team top-15 players training hard under close camp!

After the top-16 players selection, selected players have been training hard being in the closed camp. Under the training coached by the Srilankan legend (former captain), Radhika Hettiarachchi, (5th from left in 2nd row) is determined to raise the standard of rugby in Nepal. This special trainin...

Armed Force lifted Trophy in 2nd National Men’s 15s tournament

In the Opening Ceremony on 22nd March,2018, with the grand arrival of chief guest (Youth and Sports Minister) Jagat Bahadur Sunar, presented the rugby ball to referee for the kick off. First match was played between Trivuwan Army Club and Himalayan Tiger Rugby Club where Army was the winner with goo...

National 15s Rugby Men’s Tournament-2074

Nepal Rugby Association(NRA) is conducting a National 15s Rugby Men's Tournament where 5 men's team will be competing. This event also includes  National rugby women's tournament and 4th inter-school junior boys and girls touch rugby tournament, which will be conducted in 22-24 of February 2018....

NRA tour of Vietnam for ‘Pass It Back’ program.

On 9th Dec 2015, NRA Members Tanka Lal Ghising, Chetan Raj Giri attended Pass It Back program organized in Vietnam. During the program its been explained how the rugby is suitable to play for any groups. However, Students of small age were demonstrated as 'touch rugby' in that program.      ...

First rugby national team announced.

NRA on 25th,feb 2015, in press conference prior to pre-olympic qualifier game in Chennai, announced national coach and national player officially for the first time. National Player selection was made on the basis of their performance after the first rugy 7's regional club tournament. Players were ...

Rugby Team for Restoration after Earthquake

          After the shocking devastating earthquake of 7.8 magnitude, Above 10 thousands people loss their lives and thousands of people injured. To aid restoration of precious and historical artifacts Nepal Rugby Officials and players join Armed Force in UN Heritage place in Bhaktapur Durbar ...

First Ever Regional level Rugby Tournament

Central Region under the captaincy of Rabin Bhujel captured 1st Trophy in first ever regional level rugby tournament by defeating Western Region in a quite competitive final. Below is the team list representing the region. Central : 1.Rabin Bhujel (C ),  2. Krishna Dhamala,  3. Shreeraam Shr...

3rd Annual General Assembly held

NRA on 13th Sept 2014, organized third annual general assembly. Mr. Tanka (president) spoke that we are aiming to conduct more and more rugby activities with dedications and appropriate plannings....

NRA members for Level One Training Course

Its the first time in Nepal rugby history to take international rugby training course by coordinating with India. This is the entry level of Nepal's rugby which is a big achievement. Five members of NRA went to Jammnu and Kashmir, India, to participate in this event....

1st inter-school junior boys & girl touch rugby

On 2nd Dec,2013  inter-school junior boys & girl touch rugby event was conducted in Baylor International Academy, Banepa,  for the first time by NRA. Apart from the event, it became a kind of promotion of rugby in schools. ...

2nd Annual General Assembly

NRA on 21st Sept 2013, organized third annual general assembly. Mr. Tanka Lal Ghising (president) spoke that we are aiming to conduct more and more rugby activities with dedications and appropriate plannings....