News

Bingham Update:
Gotham in Sydney Australia

The Gotham Knights head into day three competeing in Plate Semifinals. Held every two years, the three day tournament is a world championship event that promotes rugby union as an inclusive non-discriminatory sport.

USA Rugby 2014-15 CIPP Registration Open

USA Rugby's annual registration is now open for all players, coaches and referees. All memberships for the 2013-2014 season will expire on Sunday August 31, 2014. Sign up now for the 2014-2015 Season.

Fall Season Fixtures Announced

The Empire GU announced the fall schedule. Gotham will hit the ground running after Bingham with a full line-up of matches from September through November.

Gotham Promoted to D3

After a successful spring for Gotham, the Empire GU promoted the Knights to division 3 for the competitive fall season.

USA Rugby Game Management Guidlines

These Guidelines enable players and referees to have a clearer approach to the game, to enable consistency in law application throughout the country. They also reflect directives from the iRB.


Dues, Sponsorships and Donations

Pay your season or annual club dues using the Donate button below. Membership dues help cover the cost of running a club and promoting Gotham's mission. Club dues are separate from USA Rugby registration.

Sponsorship and individual donations also enable the club to field a competitive side and pursue our mission for promoting diversity in sport. Use the Donate button below to make your tax deductable contribution, or contact us by email to learn about other opportunities to give.


Upcoming Practices

September 2, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Randall's Island field 74 or 75

September 4, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Randall's Island field 74 or 75

September 9, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Randall's Island field 74 or 75

September 11, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Randall's Island field 74 or 75

September 16, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Randall's Island field 74 or 75

September 18, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Randall's Island field 74 or 75

September 23, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Randall's Island field 74 or 75

September 25, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Randall's Island field 74 or 75

September 30, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Randall's Island field 74 or 75


Gotham practices Tuesdays and Thursdays. Bring your mouth guard, water, and a change of clothes. Wearing rugby boots is helpful but not mandatory.

Gotham has an Open Practice Policy. Everyone who shows up will be given the chance to learn and play rugby. No experience is required. People new to rugby are encouraged to attend training weekly. Experienced rugby players will find that our practices are intense and skills-oriented.

For more information email info@gothamrfc.org


Season Fixtures

Bingham Cup

August 29-31

Sydney, Australia — Away

Gotham v Village Lions

September 13

Randall's Island — Home

Gotham v Long Island

September 20

Randall's Island — Home

Village Lions v Gotham

September 27

Randall's Island — Away

Hudson Valley v Gotham

October 4

TBD — Away

New York Rugby v Gotham

October 11

Randall's Island — Away

Long Island v Gotham

October 18

TBD — Away

Gotham v New York Rugby

October 25

Randall's Island — Home

Gotham v Brooklyn

November 8

Randall's Island — Home

Gotham v Hudson Valley

November 15

Randall's Island — Home

Brooklyn v Gotham

November 22

TBD — Away


Mission

The mission of the Gotham Knights RFC is to increase diversity within the sport of rugby football, refute negative stereotypes, create a welcoming and encouraging learning environment for new ruggers, and to create a competitive team on both local and national levels.


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