Thank you for visiting the Howard County Hurricanes Rugby website. 

                                       We have been around since 1998 and offer rugby opportunities for players from ages

                                       6 to 18. The younger players play a co-ed, two-hand touch version of the game that allows

                                       them to develop rugby skills and an understanding of the game without the concern of

                                       contact. The older players engage in full contact tackle rugby.


                                       I think we offer a truly unique sports experience that will challenge the players both

                                       physically and mentally (yes-rugby is a thinking game) while having a lot of fun in

                                       the process.  We are fortunate to have a great group of kids and parents participating

                                       throughout the years and look forward to growing our program.

The 2019 season will begin on Thurday June 6th. 

Practices are held Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:30PM at the fields behind the East Branch of the Columbia Library. Games are scheduled for Saturday mornings and some Thursdays in lieu of practice. We are members of the Maryland Rugby SBO and play other touch and tackle rugby teams from around the Maryland/DC area.

Register today by visiting the Howard County Recs and Parks website and search “hurricanes rugby”


Or click on the direct links by age group below:

U-9 Hurricanes Touch Rugby (Ages 6-8, Co-Ed)


U-11 Hurricanes Touch Rugby (Ages 9-10, Co-Ed)


U-13 Hurricanes Touch Rugby (Ages 11-12, Co-Ed)


U-15 Boys Hurricanes Touch Rugby (Boys 13-14, Co-Ed)


U-15/U-17 Girls Hurricanes Touch Rugby (Girls 13-16, Co-Ed)


U-19 Hurricane-Express Tackle Rugby (Boys 15-18)



We will hold practice Tuesdays and  Thursday at ECL 6:30-8:00pm.  

Check inclement weather line if necessary: (410) 313-4456

Location: East Columbia Library Fields

6600 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, MD 21045


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Touch Teams: Tournaments this weekend U9 & U11 play Saturday, U13 & U15 play Sunday - See announcements for schedule link as they are released

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Hurricane-Express Tackle

No Game Saturday 7/27/19, Practice Next week

UMBC STUD Cup Saturday 8/3/19 at UMBC

Hurricanes Touch

End of Season Tournament is this weekend

Kinder Farm Park

1001 Kinder Farm Park Road

Millersville, MD 21108

Saturday 7/27/19 - U9 and U11 Tournament

Sunday 7/28/19 - U13 and U15 Tournament

Click Here for Tournament Schedules

USA Rugby Membership:

If you have not registered with USA Rugby please do so before the tournament.  Membership is required to participate in the tournament.

You can register at https://www.usarugby.org/membership/

Under "Howard County hurricanes Rookie Rugby"

There will be fee of $5 associated with registering