As the premier rugby club in San Luis Obispo County, we can offer many opportunities to male, female, and youth players, and not to mention our supporters, from ages 10 to 100 to get involved with:
"The Game they Play in Heaven".
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SLO Men First XV hosting Cowal RFC of Scotland Touring Side at Damon-Garcia park in SLO 2012.
LATEST NEWS FROM THE FRONT OFFICE
SLO Women Start at San Fernando
The Women's First XV start their season in Northridge playing San Fernando Women. Wish them luck as the women have rallied to revive the team at this year's Tri Tip 7s. After a strong showing they recruited a full team, and now beware the Pirate Beaches are coming for you. Come and join the fun with the new women's team and wish them Luck On Saturday..
SLO Men Hammer Kern Tuskers 60-21
SLO Mens First XV hosted Kern County Tuskers at Damon Garcia Park on Saturday 1/17 With the men's first home match of the 40th anniversary season, the stakes were set high taking on our oldest rival. Read more in the Match report, for all the details in the Men's Clubhouse. It looks like a encouraging start to our return to Div II play.
Good WIN, SLO MEN !!
SLO Rugby Turns 40
SLO Rugby is celebrating a Big 40, and we want you to be part of the fun. The Men's Return to SCRFU Division II has us playing some of our old rivals again. San Fernando, Kern County Tuskers, and our sister club to the south The Santa Barbara Grunions
We also have our Women's team returning to action starting Jan 24th. Join us in supporting the return of women's rugby to SLO, and watch this team do great feats of skill.
The youth are also starting league play Jan 24th, but will be hosting the Tom Bobrink Youth Invitational on Jan 10th. All American Dante Cappellano will lead the SLO varsity to their best season yet. We also will be fielding for the first time u16, u14, and u12 teams with healthy numbers. Our youth program will bring great entertainment raising the curtain for the Women and Men's matches.
Join us on Saturdays and watch a full day of excitement, just look up the schedule on the team pages to find places and locations of all our games.
Tom Bobrink youth Tournament
A Fantastic Day of Rugby
The Tom Bobrink Youth Invitational played on January 10th at Damon Garcia sports fields in SLO. The meeting will placed Northern and Southern California teams in age groups of U12, U14, U16, and U18.
The pace was fast, the play was furious, and the food fantastic. We had many first time ruggers getting their leg up on the season. Tom Bobrink would of been proud to see so many kids "buying in" to playing Rugby..
Here's to you Tom, we all hope you are watching the stars of tomorrow..
YOUTH RUGBY IN Your area SLO Youth Rugby is signing up athletes now, as well as five other teams in the Tri Counties Rugby area registering youth where you live. See below for the youth team in your area to sign up your children in age groups of:
To Find out where there is a program in your area. Just look below for our Tri Counties Rugby locations near you.
- Grades 4,5, & 6 Under 10's, and 12's
- Middle School under 14's
- High School under 16's and 18's
San Luis Obispo, Morro Bay, Cayucos, Atascadero, Templeton, and Paso Robles areas:
^ Fill out our player form. click Recruiting on top of the page ^
Like us on Fb facebook.com/sloyouthrugby
Santa Maria, Lompoc areas:
Go to ccsharksrugby.webs.com/
Santa Ynez Valley area
Go to syrugby.com
Santa Barbara area:
Go to SBRugbyacadamy.com
Arroyo Grande, Nipomo areas:
Go to agyouthrugby.com
Ventura county area:
go to orcayouthrugby.org/
EPA Razorbacks and goldengATE WOMEN crowned champions AT 2014 TRI-TIP 7s
The 2014 Tri Tip 7s is in the books, and this year we had fierce competition for the coveted Tri Tip Cup. With the attitude of "Win and move on, or lose 2, you're going to the BBQ.. "
The Firestone-Walker 805 beer, was cold in the garden, and was as popular as ever as the Mother Cornshuckers Beergrass Band entertained the crowd. RAYS OWN BRAND SAUSAGES were being passed around as snacks, and the tri-tip barbecue dinner was surpassing expectations of every one being well fed. This is the best tournament a rugby player could want to go to..
Thanks to the SLO Rugby Board of Directors for their execution of a fantastic tournament..
SPECIAL THANKS TO ALL OF OUR GUESTS, PLAYERS, VOLUNTEERS, and SLO Parks and Rec. Staff
Men's Cup Championship:
EPA Razorbacks defeat Belmont Shore Sloths
Women's Cup Championship:
San Francisco Golden Gate defeat Santa Monica Dolphins
Men's Bowl Championship:
The Other Guys defeat SLO A
Men's Plate Champions:
Beverly Hills defeat Ventura Outlaws
Our BBQ burns bright for all of all your winning clubs until next year,
when that Tri-Tip 7's BBQ once again will be lit for
the newest champions, and they will be hailed before us all...
Video link of the Men's Final Belmont vs EPA Razorbacks
SLO Rugby would like to Thank all of the following
Firestone Walker 805 Spike's Place Shopatron Ray's Own Brand Sausage and Jerky Figueroa Mtn Brewery Beach Butlerz Central Coast Brewing Canterbury SLOVEG
Elks Lodge #322 Funride Scotty's Bar and Grill
Creeky Tiki - McCarthy's - Bulls Tavrern - The Frog and Peach Pub
Mountain Pacific Builders Seven Peaks Wellness
SLO HS and U-14 rugby squads in
Southern California playoffs at Back Bay
The SLO HS and Youth are on the road to Back Bay in Newport Beach for a quarter final match for the Southern California championship. After a long season, both teams hard work has paid off with births in the Championship bracket. It has been a few years in the making, and we hope the boys do well in their matches Saturday.
PLAY WELL, AND GOOD LUCK SLO HS and YOUTH FROM ALL OF US HERE AT SLO RUGBY...
Paul Richerson Takes Spirit of Rugby award for 2014
SLO Rugby alumnus Paul Richerson became the third recipient of the club heaviest piece of hardware, the Terry Conner "Spirit of Rugby" Award, to cap the 2nd annual SLO Rugby Alumni Weekend. Paul's dedication to rugby in our area is deserving of this Lifetime Achievement award, as well as our thanks for his contributions to SLO Rugby, and Rugby in general for our all Youth teams. The bar is set high once again for this award honoree's. Thanks to Richerson Family who help us surprise him on this great day.
Thank you to all that participated and supported this great event.