SEASON 2016-2017 FOR LEAGUE PLAY AND SUMMER CAMPS IS OPEN. PLEASE GO HERE FOR
DETAILS AND REGISTRATION
Registration is open and on-going for Tag and Tackle players. Register
Players can join at any time during the
year and benefit from our program: rugby is now a year-round sport at Great Falls!
You only need to register ONCE for all 3 sessions (Fall, Spring, Summer). You are covered for the year. This includes
ALL AGE GROUPS.
TAG teams (u7,u9,u11) are currently out on the field having a great time, feel free to join!
Our TACKLE teams (Boys & Grls u13,u15, HS) have started and the Spring
matrix games have been posted.
We have opened our doors to GIRLS TACKLE this year! Grades 5 and up.
The Spring Training Session is as follows:
Moving forward, all practices will be at Leo Santaballa field, behind the library (9830 Georgetown Pike, Great Falls VA 22066).
Our mid-week practice TACKLE schedule is every Tuesday and Thursday 5:30-7:30.
The weekend schedules, scrimmages and matches will be updated as soon as we get that information.
The TAG teams will also move to the Leo field behind the library, 2:00pm - 3:3pm.
For full schedule go here.
More info? Send me an
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 2016-2017:
Players for 2016-2017 cycle needed NOW! Ages 11-18 for Tackle (contact) teams.
And ages 5-10 for Touch (tag) teams.
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.
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