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Women’s Team Seeking New Head Coach

Brooklyn Women’s Rugby is seeking a new full-time Head Coach for the 2014 season, to start in early August. An experienced coach is preferred, as we are hoping to expand and grow as a club after a successful 2013 season, but newer coaches are welcome as well. Our practices are held in Red Hook Park,…

Beach Ballers create space

Coney Island Beach 5s Touch Rugby in Motion

We captured over 500 photos, capturing the glorious weather and intense competition from the 3rd Annual 2014 Coney Island Beach 5s Touch Rugby Tournament which can be accessed here. Amongst those photos we were also able to capture the spirit of the tournament in motion via these animated gifs, enjoy.

Women’s Sevens now practicing on Wednesdays and Thursdays

If you are interested in playing 7s this summer, come out and join us in Brooklyn! For the summer our practices are being held on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 7-9pm in Red Hook Park. We are currently signed up for 3 summer tournaments: • Rockaway 7s, June 14 2014, Rockaway NY • Monmouth 7s, June…

2014 Coney Island Beach 5s Tournament most successful to date!

Thanks to all who came down to the beach for our 3rd Annual Coney Island Beach 5s Tournament. This year was our biggest yet with 10 co-ed touch rugby teams competing, and an event attendance of over 150 people. Congratulations first to our cup winners Super Touch, who beat fellow Pier 40 touch team Honey…

ONE WEEK LEFT FOR CONEY ISLAND BEACH 5S EARLY BIRD SPECIAL!

Just a heads up that there is just ONE WEEK LEFT to take advantage of the Early Bird registration price, for the 3rd Annual Coney Island Beach 5s Touch Rugby Tournament. The price per team is currently $150, increasing to $200 after May 16 2014. Register now to save $50. For more info on the event click here ,…

Men’s 7s 2014 Schedule Announced

2013 was a successful season for Brooklyn Rugby’s 7s team, seeing us pick up the Empire 7s Series Cup at Village Lion’s Hell Gates 7s, and the plate at Danbury’s Tri-State 7s. We’re looking forward to capitalizing and improving on those successes in 2014. With that in mind, we’re excited to confirm our appearance at…

Women win Gohring Tournament; Men unbeaten in spring league season

We’re only three weeks into the spring season and already we’re seeing some great results across all teams. First up, Brooklyn Women took the cup at Hofstra’s Gohring Tournament on Saturday April 7th. The women made a clean sweep at the event, beating Molloy 43 – 0 then Fordham 66-0 to get to the final….

Brooklyn Rugby to launch Men’s Division 4 team

Brooklyn Rugby is excited to announce our decision to enter a men’s side into the Empire GU’s D4 South to compliment our D3 South men’s side. What does this mean? Most importantly, we want to grow the club and entering a D4 side means we will now be able to guarantee regular game time to our 2nd XV. Furthermore,…