American Rugby Pro Training Center (ARPTC)

(501) 945-4710

CIPP stands for Club Individual Participation Program. 

American Rugby Pro Training Center is USA Rugby sanctioned and CIPP is USA Rugby's third party liability insurance coverage that comes with a USA Rugby membership. This insurance protects you and our programs from lawsuits that may arise from accidents that occur when playing and training in our programs. Please keep in mind this is not medical insurance.

In order to participate in our programs you must be CIPP registered which will require a USA Rugby membership. Below is how to apply. After applying you will be given a membership number. 1. Go to 2. On themenu click on Member Resources then select Individual Registration 3. Click Join USA Rugby button in the middle section. (Fees are as follows:
  • Senior Player: $45.00 / College Player: $40.00 / High School Player:  $30.00 / Youth Player: $20.00 / Rookie Rugby: $5.00 Coach: $65.00

4. Fill in your name, gender and date of birth, then select ‘No, I have never been a member of USA Rugby or I have not registered since 2005. 

NOTE: If you already have a membership you don't need to re-apply or if you are renewing a membership please Renew your previous membership instead of creating a new one.

** CIPP Registration

If your not a coach but want to recommend yourself or someone you think has the talent fill our the form below.

Coach Recommendations

Our Focus is To Train and Coach High Level Rugby or Crossover Athletes Who Have The Potential To Compete At High Level's of Play.

ARPTC is focused on providing athletes a pathway to the podium allowing them to become world class Rugby 7's contenders on the national and international stage. Participants in our programs will be selected by our coaching staff and must apply and be approved for participation.

The General Criteria To Be Considered as a Participant:

  • Must be a US Citizen with the ability to hold a valid passport
  • Provide proof of  [CIPP registration]  and a valid health insurance policy**
  • Pass an intake physical
  • Agree to and Sign a Player Code of Conduct
  • Sign a contract if 18 or older or have a legal guardian sign
  • Be able to pay the program fee for the particular program you will participate in.

Participants must understand that they may be selected for and asked to attend Rugby 7's tournament events both inside the U.S. and overseas.  (You are not required to participate)

How To Be Considered

1) Coaches Recommendations

To be selected a player must be recommended by  a coach or someone of authority.  If you would like to recommend someone click on Recommend a Playerand fill out the form.

2) Non Coaches Recommendations

If you don't currently have a coach but want to be considered for participation click here and  fill out the form under "Want To Be Considered".  Only serious responses will be replied to.

Want To Be Considered ?

If you're a coach who wants to recommend a candidate please click the button below to be taken to an online form.

Qualifications Guide