Knoxville Rugby Turns 35

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Join us on October 17th to celebrate 35 years of Knoxville Rugby. The celebration will begin on Friday October 16th at Alliance Brewing Co at 7:00 pm. On Saturday bring the family out to Possum Park to watch the team take on Hopkinsville at 1 pm. The Old Boys will then take the field in a friendly against the current team.

We will have a large tent to provide shade, a fun jump for the kids, and plenty of BBQ chicken prepared by Art Reynolds. RSVP to Ryan Rooster Miller and let him know how many will be coming so that we can plan accordingly. EOTP!  Thanks to our generous sponsors: Legend Fitness, Cool Beans Bar and Grill, Yuengling, and Alliance.

Possums Kick Off Fall Season

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We’ve already started fitness and practicing. If you haven’t gotten out to a practice yet, GET THERE!!

Practice is at Sam Duff Park in South Knoxville at 6:15 on Tuesday and Thursday until November 5th.

Our season schedule includes 4 matrix matches, a couple friendlies, our 35th Anniversary celebration and UT Old Boys weekend, along with Fundraisers and more.

The current schedule can be found here!

Come out to as much as you can and support Knoxville Men’s and Women’s rugby, the community, and a growing game.

Spectators are always welcome! The more the merrier!

Knoxville Rugby to Start Spring Season with New BLK Jerseys

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KRFC Jeresey

Knoxville Rugby is excited to start the Spring Season with new custom BLK jerseys from World Rugby Shop. Thanks to our 2015 jersey sponsors Legend Fitness, Cool Beans, and Yuengling for making it possible.

KRFC hosts combine for New and Current players

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The Knoxville Rugby Football Club will be teaming up with Legend Fitness and Next Level Fitness to host an open tryout and rugby combine.

Testing includes:
1 rep max bench press
1 rep max back squat
Vertical jump
Shuttle run
20 and 40 m sprints
Endurance (beep test)

All current players are expected to attend and anyone interested in trying out for the team should come as well. RSVP on Facebook and/or send an email to A brief team meeting will immediately follow the testing and lay out player expectations for the Spring season.

Knoxville Rugby Founder’s Society

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Knoxville Rugby is pleased to announce the creation of the Knoxville Rugby Founder’s Society.  Any Knoxville Rugby Old Boy or supporter  is eligible for membership and can sign up using the link below.   A monthly donation of $19.80 will automatically be deducted each month via PayPal and transferred to the club’s corporate account which is controlled by club’s finance committee comprised of the club treasurer, club president, club secretary, team treasurer, and team captain.  Money collected will be used for the support and development of Knoxville Rugby (no social activities will be funded from dues).  Members of the Knoxville Rugby Founder’s Society will have full voting privileges and are eligible to hold club offices. Each member will also receive a yearly gift as a small token of their continued support.  Eye of the Possum!