• 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


Crusaders awarded Trillium Grant

Crusaders Rugby Club is pleased to announce the award of a Ontario Trillium Foundation Grant

Minis Indoor Rugby Skills Program

Register Now for the Minis Indoor Rugby Skills Program starting in January 12 indoor sessions (Mondays Jan 9, 2023 - Apr 17, 2023) focusing on developing core rugby skills: pass/catch skills, agility, evasion, finding space for boys and…

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

Autumn Internationals at Club

Join us at the club to watch Autumn Internationals on our commercial feed. Memberss, guests and the public welcome. Sat Nov 19, 8am: South Africa v Italy Sat Nov 19, 10:15am: Scotland v Argentina Sat Nov 19, 12:30pm: England v New Zealand Sat…

Party off the Pitch

Come join us at the club on Saturday Sept 10 for the Party Off the Pitch featuring a live band (Jojo and the Chintos). Entry free Burgers and (limited) curries/bunny chows/rotis available. Band starts at 7:30pm. RSVP To help us with the…

Crusaders Junior 7s Program

The Crusaders offers a Fall Rugby 7s Program for players aged 13-18, running from September through November each year. The program typically enters 8-10 teams into Ontario tournaments. Highlights: Cru will usually participate in the following…

Alumni Day a Success!

A Successful Alumni Day “Alumni Day” was a great success on Saturday. The weather was scorching and the games were  hotly contested. Very entertaining rugby all around - the women and men's teams played their hearts out to the delight…

Senior Men end regular season

Saturday is truly a rugby day! First team: We travelled up the road to Aurora and took on a very physical Barbs team. The game was for the final seeding for the McCormick Cup. The lads came to play from the first whistle and ran out 45 to…

Alumni Day – Sat July 16, 2022

2022 Alumni Day - Saturday 16 July, 11am-onwards Join us at the club for our annual Alumni Day. Everyone welcome! Saturday July 16th 11:30 am light lunch Catered lunch, wraps and sandwiches with salads etc. Lunch tickets available here: https://clubshop.crusadersrugby.club/products/alumni-day Please…

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!