The Eastside Lions Rugby Club - Home of Youth Rugby on the Seattle East Side
Thrilled to announce the Eastide Lions Youth Rugby “LIONS ROAR AUCTION 2020” is taking place on Saturday, 14th March, 2020. This year the auction will take place at Mercer Island Community Center from 6.30pm. The annual auction is the main fundraiser for our club, all proceeds from which go to supporting our youth players. It…Read More
High school and Under 14 boys and Girls teams start at Newport High school on Tuesday 7th January 6-8pm. Under 12 (Co-ed) starts at Hidden Valley Sports Park field 1 on 4th February 5.30-7pm Under 10 and Under 8 (Co-ed) start at Hidden Valley Sports Park field 1 on 18th February from 5.30-7pm.Read More
Thrilled that registration for the 2020 season is now open. We have an exciting season planned and we’re eager to get practices started for all age groups. New for this season are – The addition of a High School and U14 Girls team – Pre-season Sunday Clinics. If you are new and want to try…Read More
We have multiple boys and girls teams catering for grades 1-12, and serve more than 160 players from the Greater Eastside area.
The Eastside Lions Youth Rugby covers Clyde Hill, Bellevue, Mercer Island, Redmond, Kirkland, Renton, Sammamish, Bothell and Snohomish
Our sister club, The Mountain Lions, covers Issaquah, Snoqualmie, North Bend, Fall City, , Carnation, Preston, and Duvall areas.
We play 15's format in the Winter and Spring and 7's format in the Summer.
We have a proud history of mentoring and developing character, sportsmanship and teamwork in young athletes through the wonderful game of rugby.
Our coaches are USA Rugby Certified. Many hail from some of the most respected rugby-playing nations across the world where they played and coached rugby at all levels. We take our mission seriously, and so you'll see our coaches spend many long hours on a dark rainy night passionately imparting their knowledge to unlock the potential in each and every boy or girl.
We are committed to building the best high school girls rugby program in the state of Washington. Our High School program has been very successful in developing our girls into great rugby players with great team spirit and an exceptionally strong team bond. Come along to one of our practices to see the great atmosphere, team spirit and fun that our girls team is known for. Learn more from these links:
Rugby is played throughout the world by men and women, boys and girls. There are over 6.6million players across 120 countries participating in rugby on a regular basis.
Players are attracted to Rugby because of its unique character-building values.
Our sport is built upon the principles of camaraderie, fair play, respect and teamwork. Every player knows these principles are more important than winning or losing.
From the earliest steps in our sport, players are taught the basics of playing fair, enjoying the game and respecting the officials and opponents alike.
It’s a Big Game – Of Respect! Rugby is attractive for many because of its unique character-building values. The sport is built upon the principles of camaraderie, fair play, respect and teamwork. Come and find out for yourself by visiting the registration page.
With the rugby season only weeks away and some pre-season sessions being planned, now is a great time to register for Lions. If you are new to Rugby or returning you are all more than welcome. Just visit the registration page.
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