Austria women's national rugby union team

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Union Österreichischer Rugby Verband / Austrian Rugby Union
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First international
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( Vienna, Austria 5 June 2004)
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Largest defeat

The Austria women's national rugby union team are a national sporting side of Austria, representing them at rugby union. The side first played in 2004.



Results summary

(Full internationals only)

Rugby: Austria internationals 2004-
OpponentFirst gamePlayedWonDrawnLostPercentage
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 2004202050.00%
Summary 2004-202050.00%

Start of Austrian Women's International History

Austrian Women's National Team has been participating in the FIRA-AER European Championships since 2005. First Captain of the Austrian Women's National Team was Renee Carmine-Jones (originally from Canada, in Austria since 1984) who officially initiated Women's Rugby for the Union and set up the women's national team (Season 2003/2004), built up women's rugby at Celtic Rugby Football Club and, at the request of the Union President following their first NT Test vs. Czech Republic, set up the second women's team at Rugby Club Donau and has been developing the women's game in Austria, now with 5 National (Frauen Bundesliga)League team, and in her region ever since through her Regional League and Emerging Nations Training Camps for the bottom 15-20 Nations of Europe.

Austrian National Women's League Teams

List of Coaches

List of Captains


See Women's international rugby for information about the status of international games and match numbering

Full internationals

2004-06-05 Austria  Flag of Austria.svg5-5Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic Hohe Warte, Vienna [1/1/1]
2005-04-30 Austria  Flag of Austria.svg5-5Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic Hohe Warte, Vienna [2/2/2]
Some sources give the score as 7-7

Other matches

2007-06-24 Austria  Flag of Austria.svg/Croatia  Flag of Croatia.svg17-7Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary/ Flag of Bavaria (lozengy).svg Bavaria Grossmugl, Austria [-/-/-]

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