Rugby 101 - Saturday, June 20

Interested in learning the basics of rugby in a fun, no-pressure atmosphere?

Join us on Saturday, June 20th for a full day of rugby instruction, fun, camaraderie, and a BBQ with beer and great food and folks.

No experience is necessary — we’ll teach you everything you need to know. And men and women of all shapes and sizes are welcome!

You will learn basics of rugby:

  • rugby laws
  • tossing and catching the ball
  • painless tackling with less effort
  • forming rucks and mauls
  • line outs
  • scrums
  • rugby songs

The Clinic starts at 11:00am (sharp!) on Treasure Island at the Fog Rugby pitch (near the intersection of 9th St and Ave D).

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.

Jell-O Wrestling Fundraiser on May 30

On Saturday, May 30, SF Fog Rugby presents Jell-O Wrestling as the Ladies of the San Francisco Fog return for a fourth time to the Jell-O wrestling pool! If you missed the first three wrestling events, this is the time to see first hand the excitement of the lady ruggers!

Just $12 (advance tickets; $15 at the door) will get you into the event with all the wrestling action plus all the beer you can drink. The lady ruggers will also be serving Jell-O shots at $3 each. Plus, Fog resident DJ Jonboy (Dubalicious) will be providing the grooves for the afternoon.

Advance ticket sales are now closed. Please purchase your tickets at the door.

Place: The End Up (401 6th Street, San Francisco)
Date: Saturday, May 30
Time: 3pm to 7pm
Tickets: $15 at the door (advance tickets no longer available)

Alice Hoagland Speaks at San Francisco Prop 8 Protest

Alice Hoagland, mother of Mark Bingham, spoke at the “Day of Decision” protest rally in San Francisco on the evening after the Prop 8 decision was given by the California Supreme Court. The following is a video of her speech.

Fog Men Win 2009 Magnitude 15s Tournament in Seattle

The San Francisco Fog Men emerged victorious in Seattle, WA this afternoon, winning the Magnitude 15s Tournament after competing against numerous IGRAB-member clubs across North America and defeating the Seattle Quake in the afternoon championship match by a final score of 15 to 3.

Fog Rugby gives sincere thanks to the Seattle Quake for putting together a magnificent two-day tournament and gives additional thanks to all of the participating IGRAB clubs for some incredible rugby. See you at The Bingham Cup 2010 in Minneapolis!

Congratulations to the San Francisco Fog! Roll Fog Roll!

Magnitude 15s Tournament - Day 1 Results

The San Francisco Fog have travelled to Seattle this weekend for the 4th biennial Magnitude 15s tournament hosted by the Seattle Quake Rugby Football Club. The tournament features IGRAB-member rugby clubs from all over North America who face off over a grueling two-day rugby-intensive tournament. The San Francisco Fog fielded an A side and combined their B side players with the San Diego Armada.

The following are Day 1 results:

San Francisco Fog A: 41, Minneapolis Mayhem: 0.
San Francisco Fog A: 17, Los Angeles Rebellion: 0.
San Francisco Fog A: 57, Dallas Diablos: 0.
San Francisco Fog A: victorious over the Seattle Quake B Squad.

Fog B/San Diego Armada: 5, NY Gotham Knights: 29
Fog B/San Diego Armada: 5, Phoenix Storm: 19
Fog B/San Diego Armada: 5, Seattle Quake A: 31

The tournament continues today as the clubs engage in a playoff battle to determine the winner of 2009 Magnitude 15s. Follow the Seattle Quake Magnitude website to get minute-by-minute results of the tournament.

Cheer on the Fog as they vie for the tournament win! Roll Fog Roll!