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Rugby Tackling Life helping empower women through rugby

Former Lady Rat PK using rugby to help young women in Uganda Over the past few years, through the work of Lady Rat PK, Charles River has developed a connection with the Ugandan women's rugby community.  Through the work of women like former Ugandan rugby star Helen Koyokoyo Buteme, rugby is being used as a means to empower young women in the country, and ... More

A sweep weekend for Charles River

Charles River Men [20] - Old Gold RFC [5] The boys of Charles River took the field against Old Gold on Saturday, looking to add another win to their storied rivalry.  With over 30 guys kitted out, coach Paul Clamens had a full arsenal to work with, and there were a lot of new faces on the pitch for the 1 pm kickoff. After a strong defensive stand, ... More

Charles River to “Light It Up Blue” on April 2!

CRWRFC kicks off their Spring season with recognition of World Autism Awareness Day The Lady Rats will be taking on Amoskeag Women in their first match of the Spring season this Saturday, April 2nd in Manchester, NH. April 2nd marks World Autism Awareness Day, which seeks to increase and develop world knowledge of the autism epidemic and impart ... More

Charles River Savannah Takeover 2016 a success!

This past weekend, the Charles River men's team and a few of the Lady Rats traveled down to Savannah, GA for the 2016 St. Patrick's Day Savannah rugby tournament! The tournament was a large one, with over 70 teams competing throughout the weekend.    The Charles River men came out on the plus side of their weekend, finishing 2-1 in their bracket.   ... More

Rats head to Savannah!

This weekend a mischief of Rats will be heading down to Savannah, GA for the Savannah St. Patrick's Day Rugby Tournament! The Charles River men are headed down to represent the green and orange in the south.  Fall saw a lot of growth for the men.  Just narrowly missing a playoff spot, they'll be looking to come back hard this Spring.  With their ... More

Welcome to the 2016 Charles River E-board!

This past Saturday we celebrated the great work of our outgoing e-board and rang in the elections of next year's leaders at our Annual General Meeting.   2015 was a great year for the club and 2016 is looking bright already! So, without further ado, we present to you, your 2016 Charles River Rugby Football Club Executive Board Rats JOINT: Fundr... More

CR Halloween PhotoBooth 2015

We hope you all had as much fun as we did at our 2015 Halloween party!  Check out how good you looked in our annual Photo Booth! Love and BOO! Charles River Rugby Football Club More

7 Rugby Sites We Love

Charles River loves rugby...and we love internet-ing about it As rugby grows here in the US, getting our rugby news fix isn't always the easiest.  But there are a lot of great rugby sites out there that keep us up to date on all the rugby goings on, here at home and beyond.  This list isn't in any particular order, just passing along the good work of ... More

Charles River Rugby on NESN

Lights, Camera, Rats Last week, NESN.com visited the Charles River men's Monday night practice to talk to the Rats about rugby.  To highlight the opening of the Rugby World Cup last Friday, NESN interviewed several CR players, including Corey Lang, Zack Cox, Mark Cassidy, Mitchell Sopp, and Axl Querengasser, as part of a piece introducing rugby to the ... More

Charles River Women show strength despite falling in season opener

This past Saturday, Charles River WRFC welcomed the women of Portland WRFC to kick off the Fall season, with the Lady Rats eager to get back on the pitch after along 15s off-season.   A solid squad started off the game with great intensity.  This was a game played in between the 22s, with a lot of the action being dictated from the ruck.  CRWRFC came ... More