We will begin Fall Tuesday/Thursday training at Squirrel Ridge Park starting August 28 at 6:30 PM.
Are you looking to try a new sport? Are you a rugby player looking for a new club?
Join us for our pre-season, 4 weeks of 8 training sessions, to be followed by your first home match with our club. Stay until your first match then decide if rugby is right for you. Please bring a water bottle to training and cleats if you have them.
(Photo credit: https://www.usarugby.org/2018/03/usa-rugby-boys-qualify-for-2018-youth-olympic-games/)
We are starting a high school rugby club here in Gainesville! Our fall plan will be to play touch rugby on Sundays at noon at Squirrel Ridge Park. We will then look to play competitive 7s rugby and eventually 15s rugby. We will eventually be competing within the Florida Youth Rugby Union, please see website for more details on competition. http://floridarugby.org/
Please contact Micah Mones if you are interested in playing or being involved locally at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 352.278.1515
Please keep an eye out for new information on our website or facebook page
The Gainesville rugby club will be advancing to State Championships this weekend, April 21st. For anyone in the Stuart area, come watch the Hogs take on West Palm at 1pm. Here’s the link: Florida Rugby State Championship
*Training Tuesday April 17th at Squirrel Ridge Park, 6pm.
Training Thursday April 19th at Hal Brady, 8pm.
For the remainder of Spring, Tuesday night trainings will be at Squirrel Ridge Park from 6pm-8pm. Thursday night trainings will still be at Hal Brady from 8pm-10pm.
**Tuesday April 17th will now be at Squirrel Ridge.**
730 to 815 for the backs, 815 to 900 for the forwards. We will be meeting at the Gables Complex Meeting Space off I-75 and Archer Road. Please message Coach Kerri via email or text for directions.
We will resume training on Jan 9 at Hal Brady Sports Complex in Alachua!! Practice starts at 8PM. New recruits are always welcome! Training will be on Tues/Thurs throughout the Spring season.
We have reschedule Nakamura Cup to Friday night, Jan 12 at 6:30PM; UVS Field. See event page on Facebook for more information.
See Schedules & Training page for our full Spring schedule, and keep an eye on our Facebook page for up to date information.
We’re gearing up for the start of rugby season. If you’re interested in playing, come to registration night on Aug. 22nd. It will be hosted by our sponsor bar Hop Top Lounge at 6:15pm.
First practice is Thursday Aug. 24th at Squirrel Ridge Park, starting at 6:30pm.
See the facebook links for more information:
We will be playing touch rugby on Tuesday/Thursday nights at Squirrel Ridge Park at 7 PM weather permitting through late July or unless posted. We will cancel if there is heavy rain or lightning. All are welcome to join us.
On Saturday April 22, the Gainesville Hogs defeated the Sarasota Surge for the state title, 43 to 19. The team will advance to the South Regional Championships, the winner of which advances to the USA National Playoffs. The regional event will be held in Ormond Beach May 6 & 7. https://floridarugbyunion.org/south-rugby-championships/