Archives for August 2013

IUP Offers Friendly Warmup

The Pittsburgh Harlequins Rugby Club were scheduled to play Akron RFC, who had to cancel their trip to Western PA this past weekend.  Indiana University of PA Rugby Club, coached by Harlequin Alumni, were able to fill in the fixture at the last minute.  With only a few trainings under their belt in the just […]

Harlequins Kickoff Season Saturday August 24th

The Pittsburgh Harlequins Kickoff the Fall Season this Saturday, August 24th at 2:00pm, against Akron RFC.  Get out to the deck and meet the fresh new face of the Quins! Vs.  DIRECTIONS TO FOUNDERS There is no charge to come out and watch the games! (AND THEN…) Saturday Night we will be hosting our Annual […]

40th Anniversary Reunion

40th Anniversary Reunion Details!  September 7th, 2013

Harlequins Host National Championship

The Pittsburgh Harlequins, competing in the highest level of rugby in North America, were unable to secure a spot in the top 16 to compete in the National Championships- but showed class and know-how as they hosted the 2013 Emirates Airline Men’s and Women’s National 7’s Rugby Championship.  The culminating event for the sport was […]

OPSB National Champions in Pittsburgh

It wasn’t because he scored the most tries or had the most highlight moments. Miles Craigwell was named the Club 7s National Championship MVP Sunday because he did the grunt work really well and really often, as well as score a few tries along the way.  BY PAT CLIFTON, RUGBY MAGAZINE “It feels great. We […]

Braddock Program represents at National Championships

August 10th and 11th the Pittsburgh Harlequins hosted the Emirates Airline Men’s and Women’s National 7’s Rugby Championship.  Helping out with volunteers, the Harlequins Youth Rugby Team had their favorites.  11 Year Old Jeremiah from the Braddock Program is a strong supporter of the Chicago Lions Rugby Club.  Chicago Lions Men’s and Women’s teams both […]

7’s Tournament Schedule Released

The 2013 Emirates Airline Men’s and Women’s CLub 7’s Rugby Championship will take place this Saturday and Sunday at Founders Field in Pittsburgh, PA.  The top 16 Men’s teams and the top 16 Women’s teams from all 50 states will compete for the title of National Champion.  92 games will be played from 9am-5pm Saturday, […]

Men’s and Women’s National 7s Championship

The 2013 Emirates Airlines USARugby Men’s and Women’s National 7s Championship August 10-11, 2013 at Founders Field in Pittsburgh, PA Hosted by Pittsburgh Harlequins Rugby Kickoff 9 AM to 5 PM, Saturday and Sunday The Championship will feature the best qualifying men’s and women’s 7’s rugby teams in the USA competing over two days for the […]