LA Youth Rugby Season Underway, Accepting New Players!

U-15’s is contact, and is appropriate for middle-school kids. Courtesy Photo

Current Nukes practicing a scrum. Courtesy Photo


The Los Alamos Youth Rugby season has started, and we are accepting new players. Practices are from 4-6 p.m., Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at Urban Park.

Those interested in joining should bring a mouthguard, cleats, and water to practice. No experience is necessary, only a desire to work as a team and practice hard.

Teams compete in Albuquerque on Saturdays. 

Touch Rugby will start March 13 and meet at the same place. 

The Nukes (U-19 Boys) Coach is Christopher:

The Bombshells (U-19 and U-15 Girls) Coach is Dan Sheppard:

The Accelerators (U-11 Touch, co-ed) Coach is James Wernicke:

Assistant Coach Julia at

For more information go to

Touch Rugby, for 7-11 year olds, is flag only.  Courtesy Photo

Natalie Crawford (U-19) about to get tackled in last year’s season. Courtesy Photo

Former Nukes player (Joey Sorenson) defending a lineout. Courtesy Photo

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