Join the men and women of Fog Rugby as we get in a little exercise, fun, and sun out on Ocean Beach! We’ll be playing touch rugby, which is a great way to learn and get a feel for the game (minus tackling) and also a great workout. Everyone is welcome!
It’s sunny…bring sunscreen.
The sand is hot…wear socks.
To lay on or dry off after a dip…bring a towel.
Stay hydrated…bring water.
Place: Ocean Beach, at the Great Highway-Balboa intersection (see map for exact location)
Date: Saturday, July 2
Time: 11:00am to 1:00pm
Interested in learning the basics of rugby in a fun, no-pressure atmosphere?
Join us on Saturday, July 16 at 11am sharp for a full day of rugby instruction, fun, camaraderie, and a beer social.
No experience is necessary — we’ll teach you everything you need to know. All shapes and sizes are welcome.
You will learn basics of rugby:
- Rugby laws
- Brief intro on Fog Rugby history
- Passing and catching the ball
- Introduction to safe tackling
- Playing Touch Rugby
- Rugby songs
Place: Treasure Island at the Fog Rugby pitch (near the intersection of 9th St and Ave D)
Date: Saturday, July 16
Time: 11am to 1pm
What to bring/wear:
- Sturdy shoes (soccer cleats/rugby cleats are preferred, but tennis/basketball shoes will do.)
- Molded mouth guard (recommended, but not required.)
Note: Participants must be 18 years or older to participate in this Rugby 101, but please feel free to contact us about our Youth Rugby program.
This coming weekend, June 25th and 26th, marks the 41st anniversary of the San Francisco Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride Celebration and Parade. With over 200 parade contingents, 300 exhibitors, and 19 stages and venues, the San Francisco LGBT Pride Celebration and Parade is the largest LGBT gathering in the nation.
The SF Pride Celebration will be held in downtown San Francisco in Civic Center at the foot of San Francisco’s historic City Hall. Make sure to look for the Fog Rugby Recruitment and Beer Booths while celebrating the diversity that makes our club and our city so uniquely extraordinary! The money earned by the club over this weekend is one of the largest resources for our yearly budget — your support is greatly appreciated!
Place: SF Pride Celebration, Civic Center
Date: Saturday, June 25th and Sunday, June 26th
Time: 11:00am to 6:00pm
Due to logistical concerns and our desire to maintain the FogFest brand as a quality tournament in future, we regretfully need to announce the cancellation of FogFest 5, with the hopes of it returning very soon. If you’ve already registered for the tournament, Acteva, our ticketing agent, has processed refunds to your accounts which should appear on your bank statement in the next 3-4 business days.
For those of you who booked travel, we do still have a full weekend of fun prepared in San Francisco, including touch rugby, a series of bar events and the world premiere of the film “With You” at the Castro Theatre on June 18th at 4pm PST. Please reach out to Cynthia Wright with any questions you may have!
Join us this Friday, July 1st, for another Fog Rugby jammed packed weekend! Enjoy cheap drinks, boozy jello shots, rugby on the big screen, and the company of the women and men of Fog Rugby at the Lone Star Saloon in SOMA.
All sales between the hours of 6pm and 10pm benefit Fog Rugby.
Place: Lone Star Saloon (1354 Harrison Street, San Francisco)
Date: Friday, June 17
Time: 6:00pm to 10:00pm
And don’t forget to join us for the following events over the weekend:
- Beach Touch @ Ocean Beach: Saturday July 2, 10am
- Beer Bust @ The Lone Star Saloon: Sunday, July 3, 4pm