2016 SEASON IS OPEN!
SPRING RUGBY is underway. current schedule: For TACKLE PLAYERS (U13, U15, and High School):
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 5:30 - 7:30pm at the Leo field
(behind the library located at 9830 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls VA). We will notify you if this changes.
TAG players (U5, U7, U9, U11): coach Braden is out real early in the season and prepared to run the kids ragged!
Come on over Tuesday and Thursday 6:00 - 7:15pm also at the Leo field. Let's get our SUMMER RUGBY going now!
To participate, you must register! (we do offer a try-for-free option: come on out to a few practices
and run around, no obligation). Remember with Great Falls you register for the year
(1 Sept - 31 Aug). So you are covered for all of the Fall, Spring and Summer sessions!
Please register now.
Read about end of season 2015 here.
Awards 2015 here.
The Great Falls MedStar Hospital benefit tournament took place the 22 Nov 2015. With teams from
Gonzaga, St. John's, Rochambeaux, Roosevelt, Heights, DeMatha and Rugby VA; was a great event.
It was great to have 3 fields running at the same time in the Village! More pics and info at our
Current schedule see HERE
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Great Falls Connection: read article in our local newspaper
Great Falls Youth Rugby Club is a 501(c)3 non-profit youth co-ed rugby club that plays in the fall, spring and
summer months with close to 30 other clubs in the Rugby Virginia league.
The Spring session (for BOYS - U13, U15, U17, U19) runs from the end
of January to May,culminating in a State-wide tournament.
The Summer session (for COED - U7, U9, U11, BOYS - U13, U15, U17, U19) begins with
pre-season clinics in May and continue to an all-team tournament during the last weekend of July.
Great Falls Rugby was created to fulfill a void in the Great Falls/Reston/Herndon/Sterling/McLean area for
Rugby is fast, fun and safe and as the newest Olympic sport it is catching on with kids across the
country who can now see games on television and want to get their hands on a ball.
Rugby is fun! Give it a try!
Important dates & news
GFYR has set up a Paypal fundraising program .
All monies go to the kids! No paypal account needed/tax-deductible/501(c)3 non-profit.
Rugby makes better football players >>
Read our updated study here -
how playing rugby benefits football players
REGISTRATION FOR 2016:
Players for 2016 cycle needed NOW! Ages 11-18 for Tackle (contact) teams.
Also for Summer: Ages 5-10 for Touch (tag) teams and Tackle kids.
2015 Season-ending comments >>
Go here to read about our successful 2015 season and our
plans for year 2016. See how you can help with recruitment,
sponsorship etc. Any feedback, send us an email here.
CONTACT US >>
Go here to contact us. Keep up to date via email
regarding GFR news & events, even during the off-season. Any questions/comments, please feel free
to contact us! If you want to send an email, click here.
Browse our photo galleries here