• 4 Mens teams and a Womens team in our Senior Division

  • More than 200 boys and girls from 13-18 play in our Junior Division

  • More than 240 boys and girls aged 5 to 12 years play in our Minis Division


Welcome to the Crusaders Rugby Club, one of the largest rugby clubs in North America, based in Oakville, Ontario.

If you’re looking for fun, camaraderie, teamwork, leadership, training and fitness benefits, rugby – and our club – is a great choice. With multiple senior men, women and youth and minis teams there is a place for everyone.

We accept players from the age of four, boys and girls, of all shapes and sizes, no experience required!

About us

Crusaders Rugby Club is a registered non-profit organization that has been growing participation in sport and rugby in Oakville and surrounding communities in the GTA for over 50 years.

With three divisions: seniors, juniors and minis the Crusaders Rugby Club welcomes all players from 4 to 74!

The club offers summer camps, rugby 7s programs, offseason training programs in addition to our 15s programs.

Rugby at Crusaders

Rugby fosters and teaches camaraderie, respect, courage and discipline.

The club is committed to providing a program for all players to develop both their rugby skills and their love of rugby.

Many of our players go on to play for provincial, national and professional teams, so if you have ambition in the sport Crusaders Rugby Club is a great place to be.

Recent Club News


6 Nations

The tradition is back! Join us at the club this February and March for the 6 Nations watch event in the clubhouse. The bar will be open and breakfast/lunch will be available. No cover charge/free entry! Bring your friends! Sat…

Registration for the 2023 season now open!

We are now registering players, coaches & team managers, as well as social members and volunteers.We look forward to another successful rugby season (as soon as the fields are available).An overview of the rugby programs can be…

2022 AGM Information Package

Crusaders Rugby Club will hold the 2022 Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 31st January at 7:00 pm.The following documents are available for download as background information for the meeting:We have the following vacancies…

Join the Cru Board!

The Crusaders Rugby Club is an Ontario Not for Profit Corporation run by volunteers - and we need your help to keep the club operating and growing. We invite anyone interested in furthering the sport of rugby to join our team of volunteers.…

Latest rugby news from the CRU

Latest developments on the rugby side of the Club: PlayersCongrats to Brenden Black, David Scollon and Jacob Ince for their recent selection to the Toronto Arrows Academy. Sam Boulanger has moved to sunny Scotland to play for…

Meet the Coaches – March 4th

Come by on Saturday, March 4th at 10am to meet your coaches for the season and some of your fellow teammates. This is a great chance for new families and for existing members to chat with their new coach and be better prepared for the upcoming…

2023 Preseason Schedule – Save the dates!

The Club is pleased to announce the 2023 Preseason schedule for our Senior Men’s Program. Kick off times tbd. Our full Marshall League Schedule will be released in the next few days.A challenging set of fixtures against a traditional…

Crusaders Rugby Club 2022 Annual General Meeting

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF CRUSADERS RUGBY CLUB NOTICE is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Members of the Crusaders Rugby Club (the "Corporation") will be held on the 31st day of January 2023 at 7:00 pm for…

Dec 11 – First Try Rugby Session of the Year for Junior Players

 Bring a friend!Non-Contact! Indoor! Give Rugby a Try! When: Sunday 11th December from 7 to 8 pm Where: Pine Glen Facility, 1520 Pine Glen Road, Oakville Register for free here

Get involved with Crusaders

As a non-profit, volunteer-run organization there are many opportunities participate in the club. Come help us out and join our community of volunteers!