UPDATES: NEWS

  • Crusaders Banquet 2021: Awards and Fun!

    Crusaders Banquet 2021: Awards and Fun!

    NEWS, SOCIAL EVENTS October 2, 2021 no comments

    This past weekend your Tokyo Crusaders celebrated the end of last season, and the beginning of another. There were 3 award recipients this year: Clubman of the Year: Brett Pentland – Smith MVP: Ken Kurihara Captain’s Choice: Aaron Pokluda Thank […]

     
  • Pre-Season Training: A return to Edogawa!

    Pre-Season Training: A return to Edogawa!

    Last weekend, your Crusaders wondered down to Edogawa to get a training session in and adapt to World Rugby’s new laws. Here is some snippets of the action!

     
  • Edogawa 7’s: Rain Games!

    Edogawa 7’s: Rain Games!

    MATCH REPORTS, NEWS August 9, 2021 no comments

    by Aaron Angelo On Sunday, the Crusaders convened at Kasai Rinkai Koen. The occasion? The Edogawa 7s Rugby tournament. After discovering we had a few no-shows, the Cru saddled up for an exciting day of 7s. The tournament draw was […]

     
  • Club President’s Address: 2021

    Club President’s Address: 2021

    NEWS January 25, 2021 no comments

    明けましておめでとうございます Happy New Year Crusaders! Firstly, a big thank you to everyone that voted in the club election at the end of last year. It is a real honour to be elected President. I have some big shoes to fill, […]

     
  • Committee Update: New Leadership

    Committee Update: New Leadership

    NEWS January 7, 2021 no comments

    As of January 7th 2021, we’d like to congratulate Matt Sparrow on his election to Club President. Sparrow’s experience as a player, leader, and friend have served the team well year in and year out. We look forward to having […]

     
  • A Happy Crusader’s New Year

    A Happy Crusader’s New Year

    NEWS December 31, 2020 no comments

    From our rugby family to yours, we hope everyone has a safe and lovely New Year! The Crusade continues into 2021!

     
  • The Crusader’s 30th Anniversary!

    The Crusader’s 30th Anniversary!

    NEWS October 23, 2020 no comments

    Happy 30th Anniversary! The Cru’s first ever match on September 23rd, 1990! Even though jerseys were mixed and the ground a mess, the lads took the inaugural win against C Itoh RFC 20-8.

     
  • Trophy Time: Cru Banquet 2020

    Trophy Time: Cru Banquet 2020

    NEWS August 31, 2020 no comments

    On Saturday night, the 1st of August, at our low-key (for obvious COVID19 reasons) end-of season-dinner, the team finally took receipt of the Shuto League Trophy from the 2019 Autumn campaign. We were supposed to get it at the annual […]

     
  • The passing of Yamagen

    The passing of Yamagen

    NEWS July 6, 2020 no comments

    The passing of Yamagen It is with sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Akira Yamamoto, of the Tokyo Gaijin Rugby Football Club, in Tokyo on Friday evening, the 3rd of July. Known to all in the rugby community […]

     
  • Concerning COVID-19

    Concerning COVID-19

    NEWS March 29, 2020 no comments

    (Japanese Statement Below) CLUB STATEMENT In line with the widespread cancellation and postponement of rugby fixtures across Japan, including our own coveted Tokyo Cup which was due to be held this coming Spring, Tokyo Crusaders RFC has made the decision […]