Everybody plays offense
Everybody plays defense
Every player handles the ball
Anybody can score!
VYI offers rugby for boys and girls from ages U6 to 18U. We have two seasons, Spring and Summer. Tag rugby practices begin in March. Tackle practices begin in January.
TAG Rugby - U6, U8, U10 & U12 (Coed)
YTH Tackle Rugby - U12 (Coed)
MS Tackle Rugby - U14 (Coed)*
HS Tackle Rugby - U16 & 18U (Separate Boys and Girls Teams)**
* U14 Girls have the option to practice with HS Girls.
**Vienna High School Girls and Boys are both nationally ranked. Vienna High School Boys are the 2023 Boys High School Nationals Rugby Tournament Tier 2 Champions and the Spring and Summer 2023 Virginia State Champions.
Winter practice field – TBD - Uusally, Waters Field or James Madison HS, or Marshall HS
Spring practice field – TBD - Usually Thoreau MS
Home games - Various - Usually James Madison HS, Oakton HS, Nottoway Park, or Marshall HS
Away games - locations vary
Pracrtices are held 6-8pm or 6 - 7:15 for Tag level teams.
Practices days are usually Tues & Thurs, but are subject to field availability.
Level 100 serves as an introduction to the game of Rugby and the basics of the coaching process. Level 100 certification is needed to coach TAG rugby. Level 100 certification is a pre-requisite for level 200 certification.
Please keep in mind that we do not always have the opportunity to send emails prior to a weather event. If we anticipate possible issues we will post something on the website by 5PM. If you do not see anything on the website by 5PM or do not receive a notification of a canceled or modified practice schedule, please plan to attend practice.