Cost $93.50 /yr
Current Phase: Rugby Community - Community Priority Period
Launch Information

About .rugby

.Rugby is the digital identity for the sport of Rugby, and its community, on the Internet. .Rugby is the place for Rugby community members at every level: nationally, internationally, provincial, club, age-group, school, and for players, fans, coaches, referees, sponsors – the whole Rugby family.

Eligibility Requirements

Rugby Community Priority Registration Period

1

There will be a Rugby Community Priority period of at least 1 year from the end of Sunrise until the launch of GA. All registrants filing within this period must supply a token by which the registry will confirm (or not) their approval by the community to apply to register .rugby names within this period. Tokens will be issued by WORLD RUGBY, through the National Unions and other community-based administrative entities.

2

A condition of acceptance of invitation to the Community Priority Period is that the Applicant must use the domain name(s) within one (1) year of allocation. Except with the express written permission of Registry, if the Community Priority Applicant fails to use the domain name for a website within 1 year of registration, then RO reserves the right to revoke, suspend or cancel the registration. Use may include forwarding, other transitional arrangements, hosted website or display marketing including online or offline advertising.

Launch Information

All times are UTC, unless otherwise stated.

Phase Dates Allocation Cost Eligibility
Sunrise
Starts
15 Nov 2017
2:00 PM
Ends
16 Jan 2018
11:59 PM
At the end of the Sunrise Period $1,600.00 A validated trademark via the TMCH is required for the Sunrise phase.
Rugby Community - Invitation Only
Starts
17 Jan 2018
2:00 PM
Ends
27 Apr 2018
11:59 PM
At the end of the Invitation Priority Access Phase $374.00 Selected subsets within the rugby community will be invited to register names of their choice, related to their community. A token from the registry is required for registration. More details in the Eligibility Requirements.
Rugby Community - Restricted Landrush
Starts
30 Apr 2018
2:00 PM
Ends
29 Jun 2018
11:59 PM
At the end of the Restricted Landrush Phase. $93.50 Rugby community applicants will file their applications during a 60-day period. A token from the registry is required for registration. More details in the Eligibility Requirements.
Rugby Community - Community Priority Period
Starts
2 Jul 2018
2:00 PM
Ends
28 Jun 2019
11:59 PM
First come, first served basis $93.50 Any member of the rugby community may apply for a domain during this time. A token from the registry is required for registration.
Early Access Period
Starts
1 Jul 2019
1:00 AM
Ends
7 Jul 2019
11:59 PM
First come, first served basis $17,000.00 None - pricing will decrease each day of the Early Access Phase. Please email support@lexsynergy.com for specific daily pricing.
General Availability
Starts
8 Jul 2019
12:00 AM
First come, first served basis $93.50 None
General Remarks
Reserved Domain Names

Some domain names are reserved names; these are names which are ineligible for registration due to ICANN restrictions or Registry Operator designation. Certain Domain names have been classified as Premium and will be sold at higher prices. If you wish to apply for a Premium domain name, please email support@lexsynergy.com to process your application.

Registration Information

Registration Periods 1 - 10 years
Renewal Periods 1 - 10 years
Backorder Supported
Local Presence Not Required
WHOIS Privacy Supported
Supports IDN No
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