About Us

Space City Rugby Football Club is a social men’s rugby team, and the only LGBTQ+ adult rugby team in the city of Houston. The team was founded in 2018 with the following objectives in mind

  • Create an environment where anyone can enjoy the game of rugby

  • Be advocates for the inclusion of LGBTQ+ persons in all sports

  • Field a competitive rugby team

  • Help improve our community through fundraising and volunteer work

  • Help our players improve their physical abilities and physical health

 

Space City Rugby is a member of International Gay Rugby (IGR), and a social member of Texas Rugby Union (TRU). The club participates in countless friendly matches with other IGR and TRU clubs, and competes in the IGR North American Championship and Bingham Cup.

 

Mission Statement

Space City Rugby Football Club dedicates itself to the education, enjoyment, and game play of Rugby for all persons age 18 and up regardless of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, socioeconomic status, fitness level, or experience