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Spring practice begins February 28th and will take place every Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Practices are held at Duff McDuff Green Memorial Park. EXCEPT February 28th, we will be at Embrey Mills Park field 7. New and want to join? Contact us!

Important information is posted to our Facebook group throughout the season. Join this group to stay in the loop!

For Players

Getting Registered

  • Registering or getting CIPP’ed rugby insurance and registers you to play and do contact (tackling, rucking, scrumming). CIPP is valid Sept. 1- Aug. 3
  • Follow this how to provided by the Capital Rugby Union . Getting CIPPED is rugby insurance and registers you to do contact
    • Go to
      • Create a Rugby ID
      • Enter the Email address that you normally use for rugby. Do NOT use a club address.
      • Assuming you haven’t done this before in RX, you should see “You don’t have a Rugby ID”. Click on “Sign me up!”
      • Fill in the fields. Note: on the first screen in “Sign-up to Rugby ID” make sure that Rugby Region is shown as “USA Rugby”. Click “Sign Up” to be emailed a link to verify your email. The system will check if you are known to USA Rugby.
      • If you are known by RX, confirm your account and proceed.
      • If you are not known by RX and are new to rugby, this is ok! Continue.
      • If you are not known by RX and you HAVE registered in the past, stop and let us know. We would need your first and last names and the Email address you entered (Men’s Clubs send to; Women’s Clubs send to
      • Go to your Email account, open the message, and click on “Verify Email”. Note: The Email address that it is sent to will be the one that is hashed out on the top of the previous RX screen. For previous users, it is the one the system has that was previously on file. (Hence, be consistent.)
      • A new browser window will open. Create your password and click the button.
      • Proceed to login. 
      • Once logged in, you can Register via the link on the left-hand side! (You will search for your club, etc.)
        • ***We are under Rappahannock Rugby*** There is no distinction between the men’s and women’s team
      • Pay registration fee and congrats you’re registered!


  • $100 for rookies $150 for veterans per season
  • Due by the first game of the season
  • Talk to our Team Treasurer about a payment plan
    • Venmo: @RappRugbyWomen
    • Paypal:

Lowering Your Dues

  • Recruiting: Each recruit you bring in that pays their rookie dues in full gets you $10 off your dues
  • Sponsorships: 5% of all Sponsorships you acquire for the team goes toward your dues
  • Volunteer work: each volunteer opportunity you take gets you $10 off of your dues… grab some teammates, put on Rapp gear, and take a picture of your adventures together ($50 cap) (see below for volunteer opportunities)

  • Once dues are paid you get this year’s t-shirt (one per year)
  • Previous years shirts can be purchased from our website or in person via Paypal, or Venmo. Ask your Fundraising Chair!