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2022 Season

Old Glory DC Names Nate Osborne Interim Head Coach 

WASHINGTON, DC (April 1, 2022) – Old Glory DC has named former NOLA Gold Head Coach Nate Osborne as Interim Head Coach for the balance of the 2022 Major League Rugby season. Osborne replaces former Old Glory Head Coach Andrew Douglas, whose departure was announced Tuesday.   Osborne, a native

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2022 Season

The Journey for Victory Hits the Road in New York Sunday

The quest for Old Glory DC’s elusive first win continues this Sunday at Rugby New York. An improved showing against NOLA didn’t yield a victory, but the squad earned a bonus try point in the standings. With Old Glory’s play trending on an upward trajectory, the team looks to pounce

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2022 Season

Old Glory DC names SpeedPro Northern Virginia as the Official Signage Partner of Old Glory DC

Old Glory DC names SpeedPro Northern Virginia as the Official Signage Partner of Old Glory DC. This natural partnership formed out of shared mutual values between Old Glory DC and SpeedPro Northern Virginia, including dedication to relationship-focused, community-oriented partnerships in business.    “We are proud to be Old Glory’s signage

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2022 Season

Head Coach Andrew Douglas to Depart Old Glory DC

WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 29, 2022) – Old Glory DC today announced that Head Coach Andrew Douglas is departing from the organization effective immediately. As the first and only head coach in the history of Old Glory DC, Coach Douglas joined the team before its first official MLR game, leading the

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2022 Season

Women’s Day Profile – Margy Dessypris Thomas

Margy has had a significant influence on rugby in the Mid-Atlantic, but you probably never knew her name. After her playing days were over, Margaret Dessypris Thomas, affectionately known as Margy, rose through the administrative ranks of club rugby to become the Chairwoman of the USA Club Rugby National Competitions

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2022 Season

Needing a Win, Old Glory Awaits NOLA for a Saturday Test

After opening each of the last two seasons against the NOLA Gold in New Orleans, Old Glory DC this year tackles their Eastern Conference foes in Week 8, this coming Saturday. The series between the two teams has been characterized by feisty and tempestuous clashes, and OGDC will look to

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2022 Season

Women’s Day Profile – Kat Aversano

Any catastrophic accident would keep the average person down. But not Katherine Aversano. After a long and grueling recovery after a sky-diving accident, Kat rediscovered rugby and the joy and confidence it ignited in her. Knowing that her playing days were over, she decided to bring her passion to the

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2022 Season

Know Before You Go | Old Glory DC vs NOLA Gold

Streaming Old Glory DC vs. NOLA Gold will be streamed live on NBC Sports Washington and The Rugby Network at 3:00 PM ET on Saturday, March 26. More information on NBC Sports Washington can be found here. Tickets are still available for this weekend’s match! Help us cheer on the

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2022 Season

OGDC Women’s Day Profile – Takunda Rusike

When Takunda Rusike enrolled at Howard University, rugby wasn’t a sport that was offered. So instead of finding another sport to play or continue to play club, she blazed her own trail bringing rugby to the HBCU. Herd Women’s+ Rugby at Howard University is now in its second year and

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2022 Season

OGDC Women’s Day Profile – Celeste Valerio

One of the most promising up-and-coming players in the DMV is Celeste Valerio. Ever since stepping onto a rugby pitch when she was six, Celeste has been hooked on the contact sport. As a senior in high school, Celeste has played on multiple select sides and hopes to play in

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2022 Season

Know Before You Go | St. Patrick’s Day on Sunday, March 20

Know before you go with the Old Glory DC St. Patrick’s Day guide presented by Loudoun Economic Development. Segra Field is located at 42095 Loudoun United Drive, Leesburg, VA 20175. Gates open at 2:00 PM ET and kick-off is at 7:00 PM ET.   Streaming Old Glory DC vs. Rugby

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2022 Season

Old Glory DC add New Zealand’s Felix Kalapu to the squad

Old Glory is excited to announce the signing of Felix Kalapu to the DC squad for the 2022 Major League Rugby season. Kalapu will join the forwards as a back-row player.    “Felix is an exciting talent from Auckland,” said Head Coach Andrew Douglas. “He comes highly regarded and appears

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2022 Season

Meet the OGs – Junior Sa’u

“Hot Sauce” is defined as a spicy sauce or condiment that comes in various flavors and potencies made with chili peppers. The strongest can knock you off your feet and leave you asking for mercy. This describes the play and style of one of the newest OGs, Junior Sa’u. Given

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