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# How long is a rugby union field?

Updated: 9/27/2023

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12y ago

IRB regulations start that the wideth of a pitch shall not exceed 70 meters from touch line to touch line and the length not exceed 100 meters goal line to goal line. The in goal area shall not exceed 22 meters in depth

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10y ago

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12y ago

Regulations start that a pitch shall be no longer than 100 meters goal line to goal line and no wider than 70 meters touch line to touch line

In goal area shall no be greater than 22 meters from goal line to dead ball line

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12y ago

112-122 by 68 meters (122.5-133.4 by 68 feet)

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12y ago

Under IRB regulations the pitch must not exceed 100 meters between goal line to goal line and not more than 70 meters from touch line to touch line

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12y ago

Goal line to goal line is no more than 100 meters with a width of touch line to touch line not exceeding 70 meters

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13y ago

From try-line to try-line the standard is 100m. The in-goal area should be a minimum of 5m. The width of the playing area is approximately 70m, but there are case where this differs slightly.

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11y ago

The IRB regulations state that a Rugby pitch shall not exceed 100 meters from goal line to goal line with an in goal area behind each set of posts not exceeding 22 meters

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14y ago

roughly 100m in legnth, but it can vary.

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11y ago

100 yards

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