As a Rugby player in America, it seems as if Rugby is becoming much more popular here. It is by no means a major sport, but it has a following similar to what soccer had in the early 90's. Many people begin to notice or play it at the Collegiate level, and its becoming a popular sport amongst colleges and more recently, some high schools. USA Rugby has been stepping up its exposure, and I've noticed from friends that they are starting to at least notice and recognize that it exists. In major cities we have entire rugby unions that compete at Youth, Collegiate, Men's and Women's levels. As more games are played in the States against real opponents, and our national team improves, the popularity of Rugby should see a spike as well.
Rugby is un popular in the US because of the better marketed American Football which is also a contact sport.
Rugby in the States is not very popular, however recent reports by the International Rugby Board (IRB) have found a steady increase in Rugby over in the US. However sports like basketball & gridiron hinder the spread of rugby.On another note, the US Rugby squad is very talented; showcasing some good rugby at the recent 2003 & 2007 Rugby World Cups.
At the moment,cricket is more popular than rugby.
rugby union is the world cup, the six nations, the european nations cup... rugby union is what people know as rugby. all other forms of rugby are not as popular.
Rugby is one of the most popular sports worldwide, though it may not seem so here in the US where sports like baseball and football garner more attention.
Rugby is an international sport, and with rugby being included into the Olympic games 2016, guess it has become very popular in the world.
I would say..... water polo, lacrosse, rugby, and squash
Although it's not very popular comparing with rugby union, it's popular enough to have professional leagues through the world like in England and in Australia( where it's more popular than the rugby union)
No rugby is not popular in Mexico and as yet they are not one of the IRB 93 national clubs
it is very popular
very popular in newzealand
World-wide rugby is more popular in terms of number of players and fan bases.
Track and Cross Country are by far more popular then Rugby.
Lovell Rugby is very popular in the United Kingdom and is gaining popularity world wide. It is the largest online retailer for Rugby items as of right now.
Rugby League is very popular in Australia, drawing huge attendances for games, however, world wide Rugy Union is generally the preffered sport.
Some popular recruitment agencies which fill jobs in rugby include Rah Rah, Rugby Recruit, and Ant Workforce. These agencies have different proposals to encourage potential recruits to join rugby.
Rugby is New Zealand most popular sport. The All Blacks is the rugby team that represents New Zealand
Recent success in the Rugby World Cup have contributed immensely to the rising popularity of rubgy in Canada. Also it is one of the few sports that Canada can beat the US in.
rugby union is more popular so i would have thought union