Swiss Rugby Federation

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Swiss Rugby Federation
Fédération Suisse de Rugby
Association crest
Headquarters 3, Pavillonweg
P.O. box 7705
Bern
3012 Switzerland
Founded 1972
IRB affiliation 1988
FIRA affiliation 1975
President Peter Schüpbach
Men's coach Patrice Philippe
Women's coach Frederique Meyer
Official website www.suisserugby.com
Switzerland

The Swiss Rugby Federation (French: Fédération Suisse de Rugby Italian: Federazione Svizzera di Rugby German: Schweizerischer Rugby Verband)) is the governing body for rugby union in Switzerland.

It currently runs the League A, League B, League C and League 1[1] national championships. The leading teams compete for the Swiss Cup in the League A, that for the 2012-2013 season is organized as follows :

  • Grasshoppers Club Zürich [2]
  • Hermance Région Rugby Club [3]
  • Lausanne Université Club Rugby [4]
  • Nyon Rugby Club [5]
  • Stade Lausanne Rugby Club [6]
  • Rugby Club Avusy [7]
  • Rugby Club CERN Meyrin-St.Genis [8]
  • Rugby Club Genève Plan-les-Ouates [9]
  • Rugby Club Yverdon-les-Bains [10]
  • Rugby Football Club Basel [11]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ League 1 is split in two divisions, West and East
  2. ^ "Grasshopper Club Zürich (GC) - Sektion Rugby: Startseite". Gc-rugby.ch. Retrieved 2012-09-06. 
  3. ^ "HRRC Website". Hrrc.ch. Retrieved 2012-09-06. 
  4. ^ "LUC Rugby EPFL - Lausanne Rugby". Lucrugby.epfl.ch. Retrieved 2012-09-06. 
  5. ^ "Nyon Rugby Club Switzerland. The Rugby Club between Lausanne and Geneva. Suisse". Nyonrugby.ch. Retrieved 2012-09-06. 
  6. ^ "Stade Lausanne Rugby - Home page". Stadelausannerugby.com. Retrieved 2012-09-06. 
  7. ^ "Popup". Rcavusy.ch. Retrieved 2012-09-06. 
  8. ^ "Rugby Club CERN – Meyrin – Saint-Genis". Cern-rugby.ch. 2012-06-09. Retrieved 2012-09-06. 
  9. ^ "School of Rugby - Recovery TRAININGS - Tuesday, September 4". Rcgeneve.ch. Retrieved 2012-09-06. 
  10. ^ "Yverdon-rugby". Yverdon-rugby.ch. 2012-06-20. Retrieved 2012-09-06. 
  11. ^ "Welcome to the Frontpage". Rugbybasel.ch. 2012-08-25. Retrieved 2012-09-06. 

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