Accelerating the global development of women in rugby 2017-25
OUR AMBITION: By 2025, rugby will be a global leader in sport, where women involved in rugby have equity on and off the field, are reflected in all strategy, plans and structures, making highly valued contributions to participation, performance, leadership and investment in the global game of rugby.
Grow sustainable participation
Rugby will have at least double the number of registered players with integrated development pathways meeting the needs of players globally.
High performance quality competitions
World-class high performance programmes will produce inspirational results. With tight winning margins at pinnacle events exceeding expectations of players, fans and investors
Inspirational leadership on and off the field
Rugby will be a global leader in sport. its governance and management processes will set the standard for best practice. Inspirational role models will entice future leaders.
Profile with impact inspiring engagement
The promotion and positioning of women in rugby at all levels will result in significant increased involvement and interest from fans, audiences, players and investors.
Strategic sustainable investment partners
Diversified investment in the women's game will underpin ongoing development, with the business case for investment attracting significant interest.