Mayotte Rugby Committee

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Mayotte Rugby Committee
Comité Territorial de Rugby de Mayotte
Association crest
Sport Rugby union
Founded 1991
Official website rugbymayotte.fr

The Mayotte Rugby Committee French: Comité de Rugby de Mayotte, —or officially: Comité Territorial de Rugby de Mayotte) is a committee under the umbrella of the French Rugby Federation which is the governing body for rugby union within Mayotte.[1][2]

The organisation was previously Ligue Régionale de Rugby de Mayotte, but was upgraded to committee status in 2008. It is affiliated with the Confederation of African Rugby (CAR), which is the regional governing body for rugby union in Africa, but it is not affiliated with the International Rugby Board (IRB) in its own right.

National teams[edit]

As an overseas department of France, Mayotte can participate in international competition, but not for the Rugby World Cup. Mayotte has thus far competed in the south section of the CAR Development Trophy along with African nations.[3]

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Reference list[edit]

  1. ^ "Comités Territoriaux" [Territorial Committees] (in French). Fédération Française de Rugby. Archived from the original on 16 October 2012. Retrieved 2 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Effectifs des Comités au 30 mai 2009" [Committee numbers at 30 May 2009] (PDF 0.3 MB) (in French). Fédération Française de Rugby. Archived from the original on 3 December 2013. Retrieved 3 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "Mayotte Match Results". espnscrum.com. Retrieved 2 December 2013.