Whether it is the beginning of the season, mid-season or the off season, any player interested is welcome to join team practices. The Rebellion creates a fun, inclusive environment to participate in this growing sport.
SEASON PRACTICES (OCT-APR)
During our season we ask for players to commit to attending practices twice a week. In general, practices take place from 8 - 10 pm, actual days vary based on field availability. Please check our calendar page for the official dates and times for all practices.
Tuesdays | 8 - 10 pm
Ferraro Athletic Field #1
5101 N. Zoo Drive, LA 90027
This is a turf field. No metal cleats allowed!
Thursdays (OCT ONLY) | 8 - 10 pm
Downey Rec Center Gymnasium
Address for Parking:
200 S. Ave 17, LA 90031
THIS IS NOT IN THE CITY OF DOWNEY!
Parking and Entrance from Spring Street is closed due to construction. Park in the designated parking lot and walk up the path to the gym.
This is an indoor practice. NO CLEATS!
Please check our calendar page for updated information.
New players can join the team at any time during the season.
In December of each year, we take part in Rucktacular - a friendly tournament between the Rebellion, San Diego Armada and San Francisco Fog, held each December. This year, the tournament will take place in San Francisco on December 16, 2017.
SCRFU SEASON (JAN - APR)
The Southern California Rugby Football Union starts mid January with playoffs ending in May. Games are held on Saturdays. The full season schedule will be announced to the team on the website and via social media once it is finalized in late Fall.
Through International Gay Rugby, the Rebellion takes part in:
- IGR Bingham Cup - the biennial tournament bringing together IGR teams from around the world in the spirit of rugby and equality. The next Bingham Cup will be held in Amsterdam from June 8 - 10, 2018.
As tournaments are finalized, the Rebellion IGR/Tournament Representative will provide full details on costs, transportation, lodging, etc. to the full team and supporters interested in attending.
OFF SEASON (MAY - SEPT)
Just because it's off season, doesn't mean there isn't time for rugby! We organize weekly touch rugby practices over the summer, along with beach rugby outings and summer 7s tournaments. Please check our calendar page for all events.