RUGBY FOOTBALL | Trinidad and Tobago Rugby Football Union

 SPORT RUGBY FOOTBALL
 AFFILIATE Trinidad and Tobago Rugby Football Union
 PRESIDENT Colin PETERS
 SECRETARY Maria Thomas 
 CONTACT (868) 628-9048
 MAILING ADDRESS P.O Box 5090 Tragarete Road. Woodbrook
 EMAIL contact@ttrfu.com
 WEBSITE www.ttrfu.com

MARIA Thomas has become the first female president of the TT Rugby Football Union (TTRFU).

Read more: Maria Thomas elected Trinidad and Tobago's 1st female Rugby Football Union president

The introduction of development programmes that will see the sport of rugby being broadcasted on television, is one of many initiatives being put forward by presidential candidate Maria Thomas, ahead of the T&T Rugby Football Union's (TTRFU) annual general meeting (AGM) and election of officers on May 10. 

Read more: Thomas wants rugby on television

From highlighting black history to tackling everyday racism, the powerful athlete is determined to use his platform for change

Read more: How rugby star Maro Itoje found his voice: ‘For black people, the road is often trickier’

New Zealand Rugby has received a $465 million offer from US technology investment giants Silver Lake for a 15 per cent share of commercial rights valued at $3.1 billion, the Herald can reveal.

Read more: Exclusive: New Zealand Rugby field $465 million private investment offer from US tech giants...

  • Provincial unions give green light for NZ$387.5m deal
  • Proposal still needs consent of players’ union to go ahead
Read more: New Zealand Rugby moves closer to selling off stake in All Blacks

In Trinidad and Tobago, coach Schezelle Fleming introduced rugby to South East Port of Spain Secondary School because she wanted students to experience the rugby family she credits for changing her life and teach them values that can help them unlock their true potential, on and off the field.

Read more: Fleming: "I feel like rugby is a sport that helps you find that balance"