• Meat Cup Review

    Meat Cup Review

    SOCIAL EVENTS April 10, 2017 no comments

    by Reece Morgan The Crusaders are a cursed bunch. For another year running, the weather gods saw fit to drop the spring warmth for a day, and assault the Akigase rugby pitch with biting wind and furious rainfall. Most Crusaders […]

  • Triple Header

    Triple Header

    SOCIAL EVENTS March 27, 2017 no comments

    ‘We’re never doing this again.’ After last year’s double=header weekend – Fevers on Saturday, and Tokyo Bay on the Sunday – we were adamant that double-header weekends would be a thing of the past. Promises were made to be broken, […]

  • Balls, Beer and Beef

    Balls, Beer and Beef

    SOCIAL EVENTS March 21, 2017 no comments

    The sakura is starting to bloom, the vernal equinox has been and gone, and Yoyogi Park readies itself for assault by tarpaulin. Yes, it’s spring in Tokyo once again, and a thoroughly meaty beast is stirring from its hibernation. The […]

  • Sleigh Bells Ringing…

    Sleigh Bells Ringing…

    SOCIAL EVENTS November 29, 2016 no comments

    As Andy Williams sang, it’s (almost) ‘the most wonderful time of the year’…the mid-season break! Before Santa and his reindeer bring joy to millions, it’s up to the Cru to bring good-will to all men and fill as many women’s […]

  • Street Fighter Bash!

    Street Fighter Bash!

    SOCIAL EVENTS November 12, 2016 no comments

    by Reece Morgan On November 5th, the Crusaders found themselves with a rare free weekend. Nothing on the cards save for time spent with loved ones, volunteering at homeless shelters, and failing on Tinder, until someone had a realisation – […]

  • Braveheart Bash Review

    Braveheart Bash Review

    SOCIAL EVENTS August 9, 2016 no comments

    by Reece Morgan After countless days of searching second-hand shops, sex dungeons, the missus’s wardrobe, and that shop in Akihabara for tartan skirts, the Cru finally assembled at Tobitakyu station. Some were true Scotsman, with kilt and sporran; most were […]

  • Meat Cup Review and Thanks

    Meat Cup Review and Thanks

    Full report below from Reece. Gazing at the torrential rain through their windows, many strong Crusader hearts were shaken by Tooley’s email that Saturday morning: The Meat Cup is on. Nonetheless, with plenty of grumbling, groaning and early opening of […]

  • Crusaders Ski Trip – Report

    Crusaders Ski Trip – Report

    SOCIAL EVENTS February 9, 2016 no comments

    Ski trip write up by Rob Galbraith So, the 2016 Cru Ski Trip was planned to go a little more upmarket (on the transport…will come back to the accommodation later) and so we met at the Ueno Shinkansen gates…with the […]


    SOCIAL EVENTS November 30, 2015 no comments

    December 19th Pencil it in. More details coming soon!

  • PUB CRAWL, Friday 11th September

    PUB CRAWL, Friday 11th September

    SOCIAL EVENTS August 31, 2015 no comments

    G’day Guys, With the double-whammy aim of keeping a few of our sponsors happy and getting some recruiting posters up, we thought we’d organise a pit of a pub crawl around Roppongi on Friday, 11th September. Starting at 6:30pm in […]