May 2017

tournament is open to 24 men's club teams and 16 women's club teams

2017 Lehigh Valley Summer 7s

The Lehigh Valley Summer 7s has been hosted by the Lehigh Valley RFC for over 42 years! This tournament is open to 24 men's club teams and 16 women's club teams. The entry fee is $250, due by June 1. Located in Beautiful Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, the tournament will consist of three field or rugby action. Water & Ice is provided as well as medical trainers. The tournament also consists of the infamous "Wheelbarrow of Cheer" Raffle and much more!

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Dana Bateman: A Life of Rugby

Dana Bateman: A Life of Rugby

It is with great sadness that the EPRU announces the passing of Dana Bateman. Dana passed away on Saturday after a courageous battle with cancer. She has been a fixture in the the EPRU for as long as most of us can remember.

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2015 Mount St. Mary's University women's rugby team

Mount Saint Mary's Women's Rugby Goes Varsity

Director of Athletics Lynne Robinson announced that Mount St. Mary's University will elevate the women's rugby program to full varsity status beginning with competition this coming fall. The decision makes the Mount one of only seven NCAA Division I programs in the nation and means the university will compete against some of the nation's most respected academic institutions.

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SJU Club Women’s Rugby

St Joe's Club Women’s Rugby Seeks Head Coach

Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia, PA is looking for a head coach for their DII MARC Club Women's team. As a coach, you help young women of all skill levels learn the wonderful game of rugby!

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University of Pennsylvania Women's Rugby club team

Assistant Coach needed for Penn Women's Rugby

University of Pennsylvania Women's Rugby club team is searching for an Assistant Coach to start in August for their fall season.Under guidance of the Club Head Coach, the Assistant Club Coach will be responsible in assisting and support Penn Women's Club Rugby in skill development, practice plans, match preparation, and coordination of rugby events.

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Gay & Inclusive Rugby Clubs play in Colonial Cup Tournament

Philadelphia Gryphons Hosted Players from Gay & Inclusive Clubs for Colonial Cup Tournament

The Philadelphia Gryphons Rugby Football Club, the city’s gay and inclusive men's team, hosted nine rugby clubs from around the country for the second biennial Colonial Cup, held on May 19-20 at Edgely Field in Fairmount Park. Nearly 300 rugby players from around the eastern U.S. participated in the tournament, which strives to strengthen the growing network of gay and inclusive rugby teams across the globe.

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U23 7s success for Schuylkill River U23 7s

Schuylkill River U23 7s program storms into year 2

Philadelphia, Pa- Mid Atlantic Men’s Open Champions, 21-5 overall record, and a winning streak that hit 17 games spanning 4 tournaments. For any observer, those stats jump out at you, when you consider those accomplishments were garnered by a group under 23 year olds against some of the best men’s clubs in the Mid-Atlantic, it’s astounding. “It’s our first tournament and first match together, some guys don’t even know each other’s names yet, and we lose by 1 point on the last play of the game.

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North Penn Rugby team since 1988

North Penn Rugby Seeks New Head Coach

North Penn RFC has a long tradition of excellence and dedication since 1988. Although the club started out as a youth program, they now provide an opportunity for all levels of competition which includes their D3 Men's Club Team. They recently ended their 2017 Season with a competitive run in the EPRU D3 Playoffs with sights of a promotion to D2. 

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