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What is SYC West End Rugby?

SYC West End offers tag & tackle rugby for boys and girls ages 6-18, with tag rugby during the summer season, and tackle rugby during both the spring and summer seasonsThese teams play a spring season governed by Rugby Virginia; see the current season Game Schedules.

    SPRING 2018 Rugby Season Practice Schedules

                   DAYS                                                      TIME                                LOCATION

                                                            BOYS HIGH SCHOOL TEAMS

                   Tuesdays and Thursdays                   5pm-7pm                       Chili's Field, Alexandria

                                                                 BOYS 3/4, 5/6, AND 7/8 TEAMS

                   Tuesdays and Thursdays                   5:30pm-dark                  Chili's Field, Alexandria

                                                                                   ALL GIRLS TEAMS

    Information coming soon

    ***Coaches will email players/parents with any changes to this schedule***

    Important Info for 2018 Spring Season!

    It's not too late to recruit new players!  Do you have a cousin, or neighbor, or teammate from another sport who should join the West End family?  Have the parents contact Coach Twomey!

    Do you want a West End Rugby yard sign?  Contact Coach Twomey,

    Rugby Coaches Always Wanted!

    SYC Rugby always seeks good coaches, with or without rugby experience. Please be sure to specify rugby when registering.

    Any questions, please contact SYC Rugby Commissioner Dan Twomey Jr.

    Rugby Fitness and Nutrition

    West End's strength & conditioning coach Dan Twomey has created these workouts and nutrition guidelines to help all our players play their best rugby. Follow his advice! 

    Get Your Rugby License Plate!

    Help Rugby Virginia in its quest to have a RUGBY license plate created by the Virginia DMV. Fill out the application form below and submit it with a check for $25 per car to Rugby Virginia official Stuart Willis. His address is listed within the application file. 

    We need 450 to start this program, so please help!

    Inclement Weather & Field Closures

    Fairfax County fields hotline: 703-324-5264 or visit hotline website. We typically use fields at Franconia Park (#3 grass, #4 turf, #5 grass). Also see SYC Rugby policy & back-up plan.

    West End Rugby

    SYC West End Rugby has a tradition like no other club in Virginia.