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Announcing the 2014 Brooklyn Rugby Fundraiser

Today we launched our biggest ever fundraising drive on Indiegogo. As you can imagine New York is an extremely expensive and difficult city to establish a sporting club. As a young organization that is fully self-funded with very little sponsorship or alumni, we struggle to keep afloat. We are reaching out for funding because we…

Fall 2014 Season – Week 2 Report: Brooklyn Rugby suffers losses

Brooklyn Rugby Club endured a couple of tough four-point losses on both the men’s and women’s sides this weekend. The men fell 23-19 to their long-time division rivals, Rockaway Rugby Club, while the women lost, 18-14, to the Hartford Wild Roses of Connecticut. The men’s team battled back and forth all day, first falling behind…

Men’s Fall 2014 Season Announced

The Empire GU today released its schedule for the Empire GU Men’s D3 (NYC) division. Due to a dramatic restructuring of Division 3 and union as a whole, the schedule sees us playing a lot more games within New York City, with away games being limited to the area of Long Island. Other, further reaching,…

MarblePlayTV Footage from Coney Island Beach 5s 2014

The folks from MarblePlay.com were kind enough to come down to the Coney Island Beach 5s tournament last month, and their video of the event went online this week. Check it out for some awesome footage from the day, including an interview with Brooklyn Rugby Chairman, Jorge Quintana. In their own words, MarblePlay.com and MarblePlayTV…

Brooklyn men place second, women fifth at the Monmouth 7s

On another beautiful day for sevens rugby, Brooklyn had a successful day with the mens first team placing second in the open division and the women placing equal fifth in a three-way tie with Old Blue and Morris. The mens second team narrowly missed progression into the playoff stages with some tough opposition in the…

Rockaway 7s - Men's Plate Champions

Brooklyn tastes success at the Rockaway 7s

The Brooklyn Rugby Club’s Men’s and Women’s teams had a successful day at the 2014 Rockaway Sevens Tournament, with the Men bringing home the Plate Championship and the Women’s team reaching the cup semi-final.