Announcing Nic Clapinson: New Men’s 15s Head Coach

The Village Lions RFC in New York City is pleased to welcome Nic Clapinson as our new Men’s 15s Head Coach. Capped by Canada and a former professional player with Leicester Tigers, Nic is an experienced rugby coach who has been involved in clubs in Canada, Belgium, and the USA, most recently in Philadelphia, where […]

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Announcing Four Leaf tournament on March 16 in NYC

2019 Four Leaf Rugby Tournament

Check us out in Rugby Today! And get ready for the 2019 edition of the Four Leaf Rugby Tournament. For more details visit the website here FOUR LEAF RUGBY TOURNAMENT IN NEW YORK CITY By | 02.12.19 by Kristen Guernier Calling all undergrads! Spend spring break warming up for the 7s season on Randall’s Island, March […]

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Village Lions Hiring Women’s 15’s Head Coach

The Village Lions RFC is searching for a new Head Coach for its Women’s XVs program. We’re hiring a Head Coach to guide us through the 2019 playoff run and beyond! The Village Lions are a NYC-based club, and we’re looking for a Head Coach excited to play an active role in the burgeoning coaching culture […]

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Remembering Club Founder, Alan Whelan

It is with a heavy heart that I must inform you that our Club Founder, Alan Whelan, has passed away. My sincere condolences to his family, friends and all who knew him well. Whether you’ve played for this club for a season or the majority of your rugby career, there is no doubt that Alan […]

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Hell Gate Sevens 2018

Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in New York and Village Lions RFC Announce Hell Gate Sevens 2018 Tournament Partnership Partnership marks the third consecutive year Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in New York will present the annual New York City sevens tournament NEW YORK (June 18, 2018) — The Hong Kong Economic and […]

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Fundraising for New 15’s Kit

After many years and countless games, the Village Lions are looking to retire our jerseys and invest in new kits for our Men’s D2, Men’s D3 and Women’s D1 sides. We are asking our fans, families and supporters to assist us in offsetting the costs of the new kits which would cost the club $5,000. […]

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Men’s D2 Takes on Landsdowne RFC

This past Saturday, the Village Lions D2 Men took on Landsdowne RFC at Randall’s Island in their first match of the Spring 2018 season. The Lions got out to an early lead with the first try being notched by inside center Kevin Morgan in the 15th minute with a converted kick by flyhalf, Zach White. Landsdowne […]

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Bronx Brewery Partners With 2018 Four Leaf Fifteens Tournament

Bronx Brewery Named Official Social Partner for 2018 Four Leaf Fifteens Tournament in NYC As part of the partnership, Bronx Brewery is the official social location post-tournament with drink specials available to tournament goers NEWS — Today, Four Leaf Fifteens Rugby Tournament and the Village Lions Rugby Club of New York announced its partnership with […]

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