• vs. Doctors – Shuto league 2017 Match #1

    vs. Doctors – Shuto league 2017 Match #1

    MATCH REPORTS, NEWS September 27, 2017 no comments

    Tokyo Crusaders vs Tokyo Doctors The Tokyo Crusaders Shuto league campaign kicked off in a hurricane, but carrying on from an excellent set of pre-season training sessions, the Cru boys turned up in a force to match it. Given the […]

  • New Season Started

    New Season Started

    NEWS, UPCOMING MATCHES September 15, 2017 no comments

    by Glen Taylor Season 2017-18 has launched. Started off by Aug. 19 Booze cruise, and BBQ party in the week following. As we lost dozen players in 2nd half of last season, we have been in term of re-constructing the […]

  • The End at Last

    The End at Last

    NEWS July 7, 2017 no comments

    by Reece Morgan At long last, the Awards Dinner is here, meaning that the Crusaders’ appallingly long season has come to a close. Altogether, it’s safe to say that this has been one of the Cru’s more successful, finishing with […]

  • Two Dogs on Tour

    Two Dogs on Tour

    NEWS April 24, 2017 no comments

    As much as we love our Greater Tokyo stomping grounds, the annual hunger has set in: without any papal support, the Crusaders will once again set out to conquer foreign lands in search of beer and egg-chasing. Deus vult, and […]

  • Shuto League Awards Night

    Shuto League Awards Night

    NEWS March 21, 2017 no comments

    Although the final whistle blew many weeks ago, Sunday night’s award ceremony brought the Shuto League to a close for another season. It was a thrilling tournament with many major upsets, and the fight for the top spot went right […]

  • Guest Appearance

    Guest Appearance

    NEWS March 2, 2017 no comments

    The Cru had the pleasure of entertaining a guest today, who even managed to get his boots dirty. Josh Cohen, working in London and playing for Old Millhillians RFC and Quintin RFC, emailed us for some good ol’ ‘rugby hospitality’ […]

  • Welcome to the Squires

    Welcome to the Squires

    NEWS February 1, 2017 no comments

    The Cru might be one of Tokyo’s strongest squads, but they’re not a particularly impressive bunch. It’s time for the next generation to step up. Spearheaded by Cru stalwart and proboscis monkey impersonator Roy Yorke, the Squires is the Crusaders’ […]

  • Squad Goals

    Squad Goals

    NEWS January 16, 2017 no comments

    The New Year has come, which means one thing to every ラガーマン in the Big Mikan: the second half of the season. It’s already been a big year for the Crusaders, so there are a few things to aim for […]

  • Kinetikos


    NEWS January 16, 2017 no comments

    Long-standing Tokyo Crusaders sponsor Synergy Center is transitioning to Kinetikos Lab. We are very happy to announce that they will continue sponsoring the Crusaders in 2017. Here’s the lowdown: What is Kinetikos, and what’s behind the change? Kinetikos is Greek […]

  • Champions!


    NEWS December 12, 2016 no comments

    We. Have. Won the league – say we have won the league! After a worrying start to the season, the Cru come roaring back to take Shuto League gold in a crushing 59-0 victory over Koryo. Last year, the Cru […]