Welcome to the home of Charles River Rugby Football Club

Boston’s only Men’s and Women’s joint rugby club

Charles River RFC is a senior club based in Boston, MA.  Both teams are part of the New England Rugby Football Union (NERFU) and compete in USA Rugby’s CR3. The women compete in NERFU Division II and the men play in NERFU DIII.

We are a rugby family that values hard play, hard work, and a hearty upholding of the great social traditions of rugby core to this sport we love.

Whether you’re an looking for a new club, a new player to the game, or fresh out of college there’s a place for you at Charles River.


Interested in joining and playing the best sport around? Join Charles River today!
Contact us at recruiting AT charlesriverrugby.com

Featured Post

7 Jan

2018 Annual Awards Banquet

Charles River is having our annual awards banquet on Saturday, January 20! Join us at Glass House in Kendall Square, Cambridge to celebrate the accomplishments of the past year. Purchasing tickets in advance ... More


We’ll be kickstarting our off-season fitness with some awesome training sessions at Flight Performance and Fitness in Newton, MA

Sessions will be every other Saturday starting January 13 ••• 11 am – 12 pm

Charles River Spring 2018 Schedule

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