Rugby Clubs In Dallas Fort Worth, Texas

The Dallas Fort Worth metropolitan area has several rugby clubs that play in the Texas adult divisions. Some have been around since the early 1970s, while others are relatively new. There’s an international flavor due to the number of overseas workers in the area. I heard one burly South African energy trader say: “I was … Read more

Dallas Athletic Rugby Club – DARC In Texas

The Dallas Athletic Rugby Club is one of the larger clubs in Texas. It has two men’s teams, a women’s team, and a youth program. The club also plays sevens rugby through the summer. The club’s nickname is DARC, and the men’s teams have adopted the moniker of the DARC Knights. The women’s team are … Read more

Rugby Clubs In San Antonio, Texas

There are several rugby clubs in San Antonio, Texas, and they welcome everyone from rugby veterans to newcomers with no rugby experience.   There are two clubs and one women’s team in the Texas fifteens divisions. The clubs also play sevens rugby during the summer and support some great local 7s tournaments. We’ll highlight three … Read more

West Houston Lions – A Big Texas Rugby Club

The West Houston Lions rugby club is one of the largest and well-run clubs in Texas. It has three men’s teams in the national divisions and a big youth program. There isn’t a senior womens’ team yet, but girls play at youth level. The club runs a sevens team through the summer and plays touch … Read more

Dallas Diablos – An Inclusive Texas Rugby Club

The Dallas Diablos rugby club is based in the Dallas/Fort Worth area and is a member of the International Gay Rugby Association. The club has a strong social tradition and gets involved in local PRIDE and community events. The men’s fifteens team plays in the lower competitive Texas division. The club also plays sevens and … Read more

Dallas Harlequins Rugby Club – The Texas Quins

Dallas Harlequins is one of the larger rugby clubs in Texas. It has men’s teams in two national divisions and a youth program. The Lady Quins are the women’s team, who play in the top division. The club also runs men’s and women’s 7s teams through the summer, and host a popular sevens tournament. Where … Read more

Dallas Reds – A Big Texas Rugby Club

The Dallas Reds are one of the biggest rugby clubs in the United States. They are based in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area. The official name of the club is the Dallas Rugby Football Club. You can shorten that to Dallas RFC, and sometimes it’s just called Dallas Rugby. The club has four men’s teams … Read more

Houston United Rugby Team – Bringing The HURT To Texas

The Houston United Rugby Team is more commonly known as HURT. It’s one of the bigger mens’ rugby clubs in Texas and has enjoyed plenty of success in the second and third divisions. The club has two mens’ fifteens teams and plays sevens in the summer months. Where Are The HURT Training Fields? The HURT … Read more

Houston Athletic Rugby Club – HARC In Texas

The Houston Athletic Rugby Club is based near downtown Houston. It has men’s teams, a women’s team, and a youth program for fifteens rugby. The club plays sevens rugby in the summer with multiple teams. They also run touch rugby sessions and matches for youths and development sides. The club is also known as HARC, … Read more

Austin Valkyries Women’s Rugby – A Texas Powerhouse

The Austin Valkyries Women’s Rugby Club is a powerhouse of women’s rugby in Texas. It has teams in both Division 1 and 2, which makes it one of the biggest women’s clubs in the US. The Valks have been leading the charge of women’s rugby in Texas since 1991. They have close ties with the … Read more