The Santa Monica Rugby Club Women’s Rugby team is the premier Division II rugby team in the Southern California Rugby Football Union (SCRFU). The division includes teams from Arizona and Nevada to Southern California and the Central Coast. Having won the division three straight years (2009-2011), the Dolphins have also earned three consecutive appearances at the USA Rugby Club National Championships and are looking continue the winning tradition!
Santa Monica Women’s Rugby is always welcoming new team members, regardless of experience. If you have never picked up a rugby ball, or you simply haven’t figured out how to put one down after a decade of play, we welcome you to join us. Players from far and wide agree that there is nothing better than top level, winning rugby in the beautiful Southern California beach town of Santa Monica. Intrigued? Contact our rookie coordinator, Emily, for more information at SMWRCinfo@gmail.com.
The regular season starts in January and ends in April. Rugby sevens is played in the summer and a few friendly matches in the fall.
Training for the 2013 season starts on November 27, 2012 on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. The team holds on-field training sessions in the Santa Monica/Venice area of Los Angeles (see training page).