• Crusaders compete in the Marshall Premier League

  • Boys and girls play in our Junior Division

  • CRU Boys and Girls 5 to 12 years play in our Mini Division


Welcome and thank you for your interest in the Crusaders Rugby Club of Oakville.

If you’re looking for fun, camaraderie, teamwork, leadership, training and fitness benefits, rugby is a great place to start. With multiple senior men, women and youth teams there is a place for everyone.

We accept players from the age of five, boys and girls, of all shapes and sizes, no experience required.

About us

Crusaders Rugby Club has been growing the sport of rugby in the Mississauga, Oakville and surrounding communities for aver 50 years.

With three divisions: senior, junior and mini the Crusaders Rugby Club welcomes all players from 5 to 75!

In the Fall the the Club enters teams in various Rugby 7s competitions

Rugby at Crusaders

Rugby is a game that teaches camaraderie, respect, courage and discipline.

We are committed to providing a program for all players to develop both their rugby skills to the highest degree and their love of the game of rugby.

Many of our players go on to play for provincial, national and professional teams, so if you have ambition in the sport Crusaders Rugby Club is a great place to be.

Recent Club News

Crusaders Awards Banquet 2019

SATURDAY NOVEMBER 23rd, 2019 We are inviting ALL age groups…

RWC 2019 at CRU

Not sure where to watch the Rugby World Cup? Cru has you covered. All…

Senior 7s Fall Tournament

Join us for Cru's Senior 7s Tournament on October 26th! Click…

2020 Coaching-Join our Team!

The Crusaders Rugby Club is now accepting Coaching expressions…

Upcoming Events

[AWAY] Crusaders U15 Boys 7s vs Highland 7s Tournament (Fergus)
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

This is an away game played at Fergus Highland
Arrive at 8:15 am
Special Instructions: First game is 9am, last game is 3.10 pm

[AWAY] Crusaders U15 Boys 7s vs U15 Rugby Ontario Junior Sevens (Club)
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

This is an away game played at Barrie RFC, Jim Hamiliton Field – first field on the left as you enter (behind the first baseball diamond) on Rugby Field
Arrive at 8:00 am
Special Instructions: There is the club event only on Saturday now

[CLUB EVENT] Senior 7s Tournament – Crusaders Rugby Club
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

This event is at Crusaders Rugby Club
The Crusaders will be hosting a Senior 7s tournament with Men’s, Women’s and 35+ divisions! This promises to be a fun day of fast-paced rugby and clubhouse fun. Supporters and spectators very welcome! Come and support the Cru teams and the club!

[AWAY] Crusaders U17 Boys 7s vs Rugby Ontario Club Championships (U17)
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

This is an away game played at Barrie Sports Complex
Arrive at 8:00 am

[AWAY] Crusaders U17 Girls 7s vs Ontario 7s Club Championships
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

This is an away game played at Barrie RFC
Arrive at 8:00 am

[CLUB EVENT] Crusaders Awards Banquet 2019 – Crusaders Rugby Club
Nov 23 @ 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm

This event is at Crusaders Rugby Club
We are inviting ALL age groups to celebrate the success of the 2019 season with dinner and awards.

Cocktail hour 5:30
Dinner: 6:30
Cost: $60 (Le Dome will be providing an incredible prime rib meal, vegetarian option available as well)

Tickets can be purchased online at https://clubshop.crusadersrugby.club/products/2019-crusaders-senior-awards-banquet-nov-23

[AWAY] Crusaders U14 Boys 7s vs Tropical 7s
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

This is an away game played at Tropical 7s in Orlando
Arrive at 8:30 am
Special Instructions: Looking for an indication of interest to play in the Tropical 7s in Orlando over Easter 2020. Please note (1) Only available to those born after 1 September 2005 (2) Your son must be accompanied by an adult for the duration (3) Expectation to be available to practice and play in Orlando April 8-11 inclusive (4) A request for a non-refundable deposit will be made shortly to confirm your spot. For more information please see http://tropical7s.com/

[CLUB EVENT] Indoor Training Starts – Crusaders Rugby Club
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

This event is at Pine Glen
This is the first week of the indoor skills programs: Forwards, Advanced skills and Drop-ins. Check Teamstuff for the schedule.

Playing for Crusaders

We offer three divisions Minis (U5-U11), Juniors (U13-U17) and Seniors (18 and older).
(Please follow the link for more detail)

Get involved with Crusaders

As a volunteer run organization there are many opportunities to support and participate in the club activities. These include coaching, assisting with team administration and organizing team and club events

Support our sponsors!

Our sponsors make a great contribution to the operation of our rugby programs. Please support them.