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2015 Rugby Schedule

Posted: March 16, 2015 in Schedule

2015 NYPD RUGBY Spring/Summer Schedule

MARCH

21: Four Leafs Tournament

28: League Playoff game vs CT Yankees away

 

APRIL

11: Match vs Landsdown at Randalls Island

25: OPEN

 

MAY

2: Match vs Columbia Medical at Randalls Island

9: Match vs Gotham at Randalls Island

23: Match vs Brooklyn Rugby

30: Match vs Bayonne Rugby at Bayonne NJ

 

June

20: Rockaway 7’s Tournamnet

30: World Police and Fire Games in Virginia

 

September

Fall Division III Rugby League Begins

 

Practice’s will be held on Tuesday’s & Thursday’s at Randalls Island on Field 70 @0930 hrs.

All law enforcement are welcome prior experience is NOT needed. 

You can contact us at NYPDRUGBYFOOTBALLCLUB@YAHOO.COM

Team Supporters

Posted: December 10, 2014 in Team Supporters

We would like to thank BALLS OUT RUGBY for the continued support.  Check out the website by clicking the link above.

 

World Rugby Cup

Posted: November 9, 2014 in NYPD R.F.C. in the News

The NYPD Rugby Club was honored to be part of the Rugby World Cup’s American tour. Check out the video.

NYPD vs FDNY Charity Rugby Match 2014

Posted: October 12, 2014 in Schedule
2014 Charity Match

2014 Charity Match

 

Ticket’s for the event will be $10 dollars and can be purchased at the door.  Merchandise will be on sale the day of the event.  Proceeds from the event will go to charity.

Thank’s to Total Rugby TV for supporting the NYPD and London Met. Police Rugby club’s. Below is the video link that was shown all over the world on the IRB channel. Thank’s to all our supporters and family’s for the continued support.

 

2014 PD Flyer

 

London Met Match

Thank’s to everyone who supported our annual charity match. A hard fought match was played by both teams. The Bayonne Bombers came away with the victory (36-31) at the end of day. Besides playing some great rugby we where able to raise  $6,000 dollars for the Kerry Rose Foundation.We would like to thank the Bayonne Bombers for putting the match together and thank all our supporters and we hope to see you at our next match.

 

 

PD RUGBY v. BAYONNE RFC CHARITY MATCH 2014

2013 World Police and Fire Games

Posted: December 12, 2013 in Match Report's

Belfast N. Ireland WPFG 2013 Team PhotoIn August 2013, The NYPD Rugby Football Club travelled to Belfast, Northern Ireland to compete in the 2013 Police and Fire Games.  23 Members (2 squads) represented the club in Belfast, competing with some of the best international teams, including: Antwerp Fire Department (Belguim), Rugby San Frontiers (France – Rugby Without Borders), Montreal Bluebacks, Welsh Fire Service, Victoria Police Vikings (Australia),  Amsterdam Police, Upper Canada, North Vancouver.  Both PD sides struggled against some of the international squads, but were able to pull off a convincing victory over hometown rivals FDNY late on the first day of competition.

The entire trip was a great success.  The whole team bonded while experiencing some of the best rugby the world has to offer.  After experiencing all that Belfast has to offer, the boys had time for some R&R in Dublin after the games.

-Thomas Delaney

On Saturday June 1, 2013, the NYPD Rugby Football Club played its annual match against FDNY.  Every year, the match is played in remembrance of Police Officer James McNaughton and Firefighter Christian Engledrum.  Both men lost their lives in defense of our country while fighting overseas in Iraq.  The match honors the families of both heroes, and supports military veteran charities picked by the families.

This year’s match was played at Gaelic Park in the Bronx, which housed close to 1,000 fans.  From the start, FDNY controlled the match.  FDNY outgunned the PD side, winning every aspect of the game including the final score.  The PD side played tough throughout the match, but weren’t able to fend off a veteran FD team.

Despite a tough defeat on the pitch, the PD team showed great efforts off the field by raising over $3,000 in ticket sales.  The funds from this year’s match will go to a charity that provides K-9’s trained for disabled veterans.

NYPD Rugby 2013-Thomas Delaney