Clayton Rugby Football Club
- Family Entertainment
- Nonprofit Organizations
- Youth Recreation
The Clayton Rugby Football Club was founded in the Fall of 2013. The club is a community based Rugby Club within the Carolinas Geographic Rugby Union and a member of USA Rugby. The Clayton RFC was founded with the goal of rethinking the model of what a rugby club should offer it’s members and what it can provide the community as a whole. While the club actively recruits with the goal of expanding our playing numbers and level of competition, the true measure of the Clayton RFC’s success will be found in how we contribute to our community and how many new people we can introduce to the sport of Rugby.
To encourage the participation in, development, appreciation and enjoyment of rugby union by all sectors of the community. To develop players’ individual and team skills and abilities to maximize their potential. To strive to promote the Club and the Community, attract players, retain the players developed in-house, and retain the support of the Community, fans, and sponsors. Through these principal objectives a range of benefits are achieved. Increased physical activity for children and adults; improved health and fitness; Community spirit, identity and enterprise; financially stable and robust Club business; A profile as one of the United States emerging rugby clubs that develops and attracts players, volunteers, sponsors and spectators.
- Founded 2013
- 2016 - Ranked as 5th fastest growing new club in the United States by USA Rugby
- Strong Community Focus
- Playing Opportunities for players from ages 6-60