Rocky Mountain Challenge - Schedule PDF Print E-mail

The 2014 Rocky mountain Challenge, America's Premier High School All Star Rugby Tournament, will feature over 20 sides, the largest field in tournament history.Teams from all over the United States will compete in 3 brackets- girls, boys varsity, and boys junior varsity. This field will continue the Rocky Mountain Challenge's long-standing tradition of providing the highest level of high school rugby competition in the country.

We are especially excited to see growth in the girls bracket, where teams from northern California, Minnesota, Texas, Utah, and Colorado will compete.

All teams competing in the Rocky Mountain Challenge play two 45-minutes matches each day, the maximize amount of play allowed by IRB rules. A Player of the Match from both sides in all matches is awarded a medal at the conclusion of each match. All-Tournament sides are selected in each bracket and are announced at the end of play on Sunday afternoon. All players selected receive RMC All-Tournament team t-shirts. Trophies are presented to the champions and runners-up in each bracket immediately after the conclusion of play on Sunday afternoon.

Schedule- The schedule for the 2014 Rocky Mountain Challenge is:
Friday, June 13th:
5:00-8:00PM Teams check in at headquarters hotel
8:00PM Coaches/Captains Meeting at headquarters hotel

Saturday, June 14th:
8:00AM Teams arrive at Aurora Sports Park
9:00AM Opening Ceremony including all teams
10:00AM First matches kick off
5:00PM Play ends

Sunday, June 15th:
8:00AM Teams arrive at Aurora Sports Park
9:00AM First matches kick off
1;00PM Championship Matches begin
2:00PM Boys Varsity Championship Match kicks off
3:00PM Trophy presentations and all-tournament team announcements

Teams- (current guess to be confirmed)

Boys Varsity: Colorado, HOA, Manitoba,  Minnesota, New Mexico, Nebraska, Texas,  Wisconsin

Girls: Colorado (2), Northern California (2), Texas, Utah (2??),

Boys JV: Rugby Colorado, Colorado Springs, Minnesota, Texas, Wisconsin,


We will have a rugby vendor, RUGBY IMPORTS for all of your rugby needs,


We will have T-shirts, Polo shirts and Tournament rugby balls for sale at the main tent.


We will have trainers available to wrap ankles if you bring your own supplies.


The Headquarter Hotel is the Doubletree, Located at I-225 and E Iliff Ave, Aurora CO 80014. Bekah Knappe is the Hospitality Coordinator for the Tournament her  e-mail is "Rebeake" < This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it >, Bekah will be able to help the clubs make reservations

Each Side will receive 20lbs of ice per match

Also, here is the link for the USARugby discount with Enterprise!