Brujos kick off Spring season this Saturday at 1! Celtic 7s Registration now open! Spring practice!
It's here at last! All the practice, the team meetings, the getting in shape, all of it has led to this. Rugby season is back baby! After what has seemed like a long winter the New Mexico Brujos are ecstatic to be kicking off their 2023 Rio Grande Rugby Union season against their crosstown rivals the Albuquerque Aardvarks this Saturday, February 25th, at Vista del Norte Park at 1 PM. The first match in the battle for Duke City rugby bragging rights promises to be a fun one and the weather is shaping up to be perfect. This will be a match you won't want to miss! Que Viva!
What: NM brujos vs ABQ Aardvarks
Where: Vista del Norte Park 1005 Osuna Rd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113
When: This Saturday, February 25th at 1 PM
The 2023 Spring Rio Grande Rugby Union season starts this Saturday, but the New Mexico Brujos already have summer rugby on the brain! The NM Brujos and their partners the Rio Grande Celtic Festival are pleased to announce that registration for the 2032 Rio Grande Celtic 7s Rugby Tournament, scheduled for Saturday, May 6th, 2023 at scenic Balloon Fiesta Park, is now open! Men's teams will be $400, Women's teams $300 and High School teams $200. In addition individual registration is also available and is still only $40! Just a reminder that all registrations include free entry to the 2023 Rio Grande Celtic Festival, featuring Highland games, food (cross your fingers for the return of meatpies dammit!) , and a beer garden or two.
This is always the premier 7s tournament in the Southwest so save the date, and stay tuned to the Celtic 7s event page for up to the minute info including registration information.
Brujos Spring Rugby practice has begun!
As mentioned above, the start of the 2023 Spring Rio Grande Rugby Union season is exactly 10 days away and that means it's more important than ever to get out to NM Brujos Spring practice! The New Mexico Brujos Spring season begins on February 25th and runs through April 15th, but practice has already begun and regular attendance is key to a successful Spring campaign.
NM Brujos practice is every Tuesday and Thursday starting at 6 PM at UNM's Johnson Field located at 2401 Redondo Dr NE, Albuquerque, NM 87106 East of Johnson Gym.
New Players are always welcome! Cleats, mouthguard, and water very much recommended.