Wearing Green and White is much more than just pulling on a jersey. Every student who does so becomes part of the fabric of the University's history. The Impact of playing rugby transcends the white lines of the pitch. It fosters attributes such as resilience, teamwork, empathy, and communication and provides unforgettable experiences on and off the pitch.
Cutting to the chase: Our aspiration is that Ohio University becomes considered one of the best institutions for rugby in the state of Ohio and beyond; more students are encouraged to enjoy the game while in Athens and continue to rise in the rankings.
You can be part of the solution by making a gift to the Ohio University Rugby fund*.
This fund can provide for a better and well-rounded athletic experience by:
The bonds established through OHIO Rugby are forged in competition to remain for a lifetime, and we know your association with OURFC is a proud one. So please consider giving today: Your gift will support the next 50 years of Rugby at Ohio University! Thank you!
Here are five things alums, students, families, and friends can do to support a bright future for rugby teams at Ohio University:
*The Ohio University Rugby fund supports both teams, and this crowdfunding campaign aims to help both teams. Thank you for your support. Go Bobcats!
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Helps cover the cost of gas for an away game.
Helps cover the cost of an overnight hotel stay.
Supports the teams in upgrading and purchasing new practice and safety equipment.
Covers the cost of participating in tournaments like Nash Bash