And Her Name Was Rugby

La Barette. I’m not talking about the hair clip or the barretta — the square cap worn by clergy men. Instead I’m referring to a type of rugby played by women in France in the 1920s. As opposed to 7s, it was 10 players on each side and instead of tackling there was tough blocking. […]

Erotic Rugby – And Her Name Was Rugby – Part II

This is the second installment of “And Her Name Was Rugby” blog post. To see the previous post, click here. Erotic Rugby by Armand Vallée This piece may be one of my favorites. Barette is supposed to be solely tough blocking but this illustration shows full on tackling. And as a result of said tackling […]