Welcome to the Village Lions! We are a men’s and women’s rugby club based in New York City. We are a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization aiming to spread the game of rugby and giving new New Yorkers a community and family through the sport of rugby. We have 15s and 7s teams for both men and women. Between all the teams we practice and play year round.

]If you have any questions, please contact:

John Tublin, our Men’s 15s VP

Katie Hopkins, our Women’s 15s VP

James Johnston, our Men’s 7s VP

Stephanie Ruys de Perez, our Women’s 7s VP.

For general questions, email recruitment@villagelions.org

With a new season underway, it is time to pay your club dues. Dues for the Fall will be set at $210. Dues for full-time students will be set at $120 with proof of current full-time student status.

Dues can be paid through the PayPal with the links below (PayPal fees apply) or sent using the “I’m sending money to family or friends” option (no PayPal Fees), Chase QuickPay to treasurer@villagelions.org, Venmo: @VLRFC or via a check made out to “Village Lions Rugby Football Club” and given to your team’s VP. CASH WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Lastly, please note that you will not be able to take the field for the Lions this season until dues have been paid or you have a payment plan in place.

Please contact the club if you have questions around the payment of dues.  If you have financial difficulty but would like to play for our club, do not let that deter you from contacting us.  For other dues related questions, feel free to reach out to treasurer@villagelions.org

to username Village Lions RFC (@VLRFC)
please include “Fall Dues” in description.


All the best,
Ryan “Dr. Seuss” Tumelty