Author: J Danner-McDonald

Penn State Girls Rugby Clinic, February 17-18, 2018

The Penn State Boys and Girls Rugby Winter Clinics are the perfect way for a player or a team to start a new season. The clinics go through all the basic aspects of rugby and are suitable for both new and experienced high school players. Penn State brings to the clinics its expertise as the most successful combined men’s and women’s rugby programs in the country. To assist in the coaching at the clinics, Penn State invites All-Americans and U.S. Eagles to Happy Valley, as well as top names in rugby from around the world.

Who: Grades 8-12
Fees: Includes all instruction and lunch on Sunday

Sign up before January 2, 2018 to receive the Early Bird Price

Early Bird Registration Fees:

• Individual: $140
• Team of Five: $130/person
• Team of 10 or more: $120/person

• Individual: $160
• Team of Five: $150/person
• Team of 10 or more: $140/person

For more information on the Winter Clinic and Summer Camp or to register, please visit the link below: 


2018 Annual General Meeting

To all Exiles players and parents:

Our annual general meeting (AGM) will be held on Sunday, December 10, 1:30 – 3:30.

This meeting is for all new and returning players, parents, and coaches.  We will be covering our spring schedule, introducing new coaching staff, registration, health and safety as well as answering any question from our parents and players.

Gaithersburg Regional Library

18330 Montgomery Village AVE

Gaithersburg, MD, US 20879

(240) 777-0311

Please share this information with any prospective players and their parents.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Change in dates for 3rd Annual Maryland Girls Rugby Academy

Start date for the 2017 MD Girls Academy has been pushed back to accommodate the start of the school year.

The Maryland Girls Rugby Academy is back for it’s third year and this time Montgomery County Recreation has stepped in as a partner! This a great opportunity to bring your friends into the Exiles Rugby family. If you are able to attend, try to bring two newbies. Spread the word and let’s keep our team growing!

Early bird discount now ends on September 10. The registration cost includes your annual USAR membership.

Click this link to register

Sessions are September 24, October 1, October 8, and October 15, 2017.  Each Sunday from 2pm to 6pm.

Location is the Bauer Drive Community Recreation Center. 14625 Bauer Drive
Rockville, MD, US 20853.
This academy is for middle and high school aged girls (12-18) in the
Maryland/DC/Virginia area to come together once a week in the fall to have
fun and learn to play rugby. Whether you are new to the game or have a few
seasons under your belt, come to the MD Girls Rugby Academy to “Raise your
rugby I.Q.”!

No experience is necessary.

Our coaching staff is a highly skilled and experienced group who are
passionate about rugby and trained to bring safety, skills and fun into the
curriculum. Playing contact rugby has provided girls of all ages the
opportunities to build confidence, forge everlasting friendships and
springboard into a healthy and active lifestyle.

All participants will receive a tshirt and player registration with USA

Equipment needed:
– Cleats (Soccer cleats are recommended)
– Mouthguard