Cincinnati Rugby Football Club

The Cincinnati Rugby Football Club, known commonly as the Wolfhounds, is the Premier Rugby Club in Ohio. Founded in 1974, and sanctioned by USA Rugby, the Club fields competitive teams in Men’s Division 1 Midwest Premiership, Men’s Division III, Men’s Club Sevens, and Women’s Club Sevens.  A very active over-35 Greyhound group ensures the history and culture of our Club are embodied by each team.  Since inception the Wolfhounds remain one of only two teams in the Midwest Rugby Union to compete in Division I for their entire history.

2020 New Zealand Crusaders Rugby Clinic

The Cincinnati Rugby Football Club would like to welcome Grant Keenan, Crusaders Super Rugby (Christchurch, NZ) International High-Performance Unit Manager and Tony Flay, New Zealand U19 National Team and USA Eagle Hooker who will be leading a coaching clinic in Cincinnati on January 18th!

Coaches learn valuable points of emphasis and apply them in real practice setting. Players practice the same drills utilized by the Crusaders. Players will also be evaluated for possible invitations to Crusaders High-Performance Clinic.



Open to Players AND Coaches of ALL Levels-bring your whole team!

Date: January 18, 2020
Time: COACHES: 10:00 AM EST – 4:00 PM EST
PLAYERS: 1:00 PM EST - 4:00pm EST
Location: Game On Sports Complex
6630 Hamilton Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45224
What to bring: rugby kit, rugby boots, mouth piece, OPEN MIND!

Registration Fees: Coaches $70 Players $50 

Contact Information: John Fox Email: Johnhfox3@yahoo.com
Sign up and pay at clinic or REGISTER AT  www.mwrdf.com Upon completion of payment, write into the notes section these three (3) items: 

1. YOUR NAME, 
2. indicate if you are a COACH or PLAYER 
3. “2020 Crusaders High Performance Clinic”. 

The Midwest Rugby Development Foundation is the proud sponsor of the Cincinnati Rugby Football Academy. All registration fees are paid directly to the Foundation via Pay Pal.

New Team Store

The Cincinnati Rugby Football Club is pleased to announce the launch of our new Fan Store through SquadLocker.com! The store has all kinds of Wolfhounds gear, including t-shirts, dry-fits, sweatshirts, jackets, hoodies, shorts, scarves, and hats. The best part is, SquadLocker passes along 10% of every order directly to the club. Visit the link here to browse the store, Go Hounds!

Our Sponsors


Shiels Lumber Engineering Solutions Beacon Orthopaedics CTL Aerospace Paxtons Grill Rosselot Financial Group Pro Source Mount Adams Pavilion Jenco Brothers Candy Midwest Rugby Development Foundation Guinness Blind Pig McCormick Equipment The Sandbar John Amster Realtor GPA Inc. Che Gypsys Omalleys

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Become a Sponsor

Competing at the highest level involves supporting player travel and providing the best Pitches in the Midwest.  Promoting player development begins for our Club with youth programs across our region and schools within our community. Join our rugby cause!

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