Clubs and Schools news

Scottish Rugby's leading Schools & Youth development programme, the Mitsubishi Motors Schools & Youth Conferences, kick off for a new season on Saturday
Scottish Rugby is saddened to learn of the death last night of Arthur Ross, one of the pioneering and longest-serving figures in the development of rugby coaching in Scotland.  He was 92.
The draw for the first round of the Sarah Beaney Cup has been made to determine who will meet on Sunday 1 October and go head-to-head in the initial stages of the competition. 
Scottish Rugby elite referees, Hollie Davidson and Sam Grove-White, have been selected to officiate at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games as well as the men’s and women’s HSBC World Rugby Seven
Scottish Rugby unveiled a new strategy and league structure for all rugby clubs in Scotland at its AGM at BT Murrayfield today (Saturday 5 August).
Scottish Rugby has today launched a new-look RugbyRight training course for all coaches and match officials in Scotland, which focuses on player welfare and safety standards. 
Scottish Rugby match officials were recently put through their paces at HM Naval Base Clyde ahead of the start of the 2017/18 season. 
Scottish Rugby referee, Hollie Davidson, has been appointed to the 2017 Women’s Rugby World Cup officials panel and will take her position on the world stage later this month in Ireland.
Scottish Rugby is saddened to learn of the death of a former recipient of its Spirit of Rugby Award, Colin McCulloch.  He was 82.