Europe prepares for the FIT Touch World Cup 2019!

As we head into the final few weeks before the FIT Touch World Cup 2019 - Players, Coaches, Referees and Tour Managers are attending their last squad sessions and going through the checklists before flying out to Malaysia. Across all of Europe the wider support networks have been working hard to ensure our representatives [...]

2019-04-08T09:39:26+00:00April 5th, 2019|Events, Referees, Volunteers|

NEW SEASON – NEW APPROACH TO REFEREE UPGRADES

Is it right that a referee badge upgrade rests on just one event? What if that event doesn’t come around again for a year? A referee may be brilliant at one event and then drop that performance. Or a referee may have an injury niggle that’s just enough to get in the way of a [...]

2019-02-14T17:18:46+00:00February 14th, 2019|Events, Referees|

Eurostars to compete in W35 division in Malaysia

We are delighted to announce our Touch Europe Women’s 35s team, who will be heading to Malaysia to compete at the 2019 Touch World Cup. We welcome 16 players from 8 countries across Europe! Congratulations to all those selected. It is an exciting time in Women’s sport. For the first time ever a Women’s 35s [...]

2019-02-10T20:21:21+00:00February 10th, 2019|Commissions, Events|

JTC 2019 – Venue Confirmation

We are pleased to announce the venue for JTC 2019 is the home of French Rugby - Marcoussis : Centre National de Rugby. Our youngsters will be able to enjoy fantastic facilities during their three days of competition in Paris. More details will be added to the website toucheurope.org/jtc Referees will be contacted by the EFT [...]

2019-01-24T00:40:11+00:00January 24th, 2019|Events, JTC, Referees|

#ETC18 Divisional Preview – Women’s Open

Women's Open Division - ETC18 Countries entered: Belgium, England, France, Germany, Guernsey, Italy, Scotland, Switzerland, Wales Defending Champions: England The Women’s Open is set to be full of excitement and high quality as NTA’s reap the benefits of competing at the 2017 EFT Permit Events. As defending champions, England will not only be defending their [...]

2018-07-16T15:40:48+00:00July 16th, 2018|ETC18, Euros, Events, Membership|

#ETC18 Divisional Preview – Mixed Open

Mixed Open Division - ETC18 Countries entered: Chile, England, France, Ireland, Jersey, Middle East, Scotland, Sweden, Wales Defending Champions: Scotland It has been 2,122 Days since Scotland Mixed Open were not able to refer to themselves as European Champions; this dominance of the Division is made much more spectacular given the high quality opposition of [...]

2018-07-15T08:29:31+00:00July 15th, 2018|ETC18, Euros, Events, Membership|

#ETC18 Divisional Preview – Women’s 27

Women's 27 Division - ETC18 Countries entered: England, France, Ireland, Scotland Defending Champions: England The standard of the Women’s 27 Division has gone from strength to strength, with England enjoying a period of dominance within Europe. With all teams with an eye on the 2019 Touch World Cup, we are once again promised a high [...]

2018-07-15T07:15:17+00:00July 15th, 2018|ETC18, Euros, Events|

#ETC18 Divisional Preview – Senior Mixed

Senior Mixed Division - ETC18 Countries entered: England, France, Ireland, Middle East, Spain Defending Champions: England Those present on the side-lines of Field One at the 2016 European Championships will vividly recall the spectacle of the Senior Mixed final and the dramatic victory for England versus Ireland in a Drop Off. Fast forward 2 years [...]

2018-07-14T18:10:21+00:00July 14th, 2018|ETC18, Euros, Events|

#ETC18 Divisional Preview – Men’s 30

Men's 30 Division - ETC18 Countries entered: England, France, Scotland, Wales Defending Champions: England The Men’s 30 Division is set to be one of the most competitive of the 2018 European Championships. This title is genuinely in the balance as all NTA’s entered have a balance of youth and experience in their teams which always [...]

2018-07-14T17:50:46+00:00July 14th, 2018|ETC18, Euros, Events|

#ETC18 Divisional Preview – Women’s 35

Women's 35 Division - ETC18 Countries entered: England and Scotland Defending Champions: N/A Throughout the 2018 European Championships, the Women’s 35 teams will play in 3 Test Matches. This is an historic moment for Europe as this is the first time the division will be showcased on an international stage as an FIT tiered fixture. [...]

2018-07-12T07:15:22+00:00July 12th, 2018|ETC18, Euros, Events|