About IA Rugby

About International Athletic
Founder and owner Jeff Lombard's love for the game of rugby has driven his business with the same passion in which he played the game.

Jeff has had a long history with rugby starting as a player at Western Washington University in 1969, being selected for the US National Rugby Team (Eagles) from 1977-79, managing the USA Eagles from 1984-87, then selected as the first USA World Cup Manager in 1987. Jeff was an original founder of the USA Team America and also managed this group of previous national US players at several venues. He has served on the USA Rugby Board of Directors for three years and during that time was honored with the Craig Sweney Award in 1984 for his dedication and service to the game of rugby.

With the same commitment Jeff has made to rugby his team at I.A. has dedicated themselves as well to providing service, quality and reliability to our valued customers.

Business opened: Sept 1, 1980


2044 Main Street
Ferndale WA 98248

15553 24th Ave.
Surrey, BC V4A 2J3

Business Activities

Tent Rentals (Ferndale, WA area)
Retail Sporting Goods
Team Sales/Uniform Sales
Tour Outfitting
Custom Canvas Bags, Contact Shields, and Goal Post Pads
Mobile Retail/Sponsor of Special Events & Tournaments