Media Credential Procedures

Media credentials for the 2016 Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship Tournament will be available at the locations below during the listed times and dates.

Thank you for your request for a Media Credential for the 2016 Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship.

Your request has been approved and credentials will be issued in your name for the event, which takes place Saturday & Sunday, June 4th & 5th , at Talen Energy Stadium in Chester, PA.

Media Credentials can be picked up prior to this weekend’s event at the Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship Tournament Office on Thursday, June 2nd and Friday, June 3rd on the Mezzanine Level of the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel, 201 North 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 (Hotel Front Desk Phone 215-448-2000).

On Saturday, June 4th and Sunday, June 5th, Media Credentials can be picked up at the Media Will Call adjacent to the “Supporters Gate” at Talen Energy Stadium (river side), located directly in front of Lot B near the Festival grounds at Talen Energy Stadium, 1 Stadium Drive, Chester, PA 19013.

The PRESS BOX at Talen Energy Stadium is located along the west side of the stadium on the third floor.  We will be open for business there on Saturday, June 4th at approximately 8 a.m. (first game scheduled for 9 a.m.).  On Sunday, we’ll be open for business at approximately 9 a.m.   We do not have any press box access at Talen Energy Stadium on Friday during the preliminary rounds of competition.

We will contact you with any additional details as we receive them.

Please feel free to contact me via e-mail at if you have any particular requests for interviews, etc. and I will work to coordinate them with each school.  I will be on-site at the event all weekend working out of the Press Box with my colleague, Joe Favorito.  My cell phone number is 215-266-5943.

We look forward to seeing you in the press box this weekend.  Thank you for your consideration. – Jim DeLorenzo