Rugby Union Clubs in Czech Republic
The Czech Rugby League / Union setup has been increasing steadily over the past 21 years, particularly after the collapse of communism in the country and the break up of the old Czechoslovakia. At the moment there are 17 Czech Rugby Clubs in the Czech Republic playing competitive Rugby Union, the leagues are sponsored by KB (Komercni Banka) and the KB Extraliga consists of 6 teams. The Rugby season runs from August to November, then breaks for winter and resumes March to June. At all levels Rugby is progressing, the youth setup is strong and there is even a ladies Rugby league.
The full list of competitive Clubs in the CR are listed below ........
RUGBY UNION CLUBS IN CZECH REPUBLIC (playing in competitive leagues)
RC TATRA SMICHOV
RC SPARTA PRAHA
RC MOUNTFIELD RICANY
RC JIMI VYSKOV
RC PRAGA PRAHA
RC SLAVIA PRAHA
SR SOKOL MARIANSKE HORY
RC BRNO BYSTRC
RC CESKE BUDEJOVICE
Rugby League Clubs in Czech Republic
A few years ago the Rugby League was introduced in the Czech Republic, there now is a league formed of 7 clubs listed below, and there is also a Czech national team who have already played several International matches with Serbia, Germany and Holland.
The game is also taking off at junior level with International tournaments already under way. The present senior league is called Divize 1, the clubs involved are:
RLC DRAGONS KRUPKA
RLC SLAVIA HRADEC KRALOVE
ORLI HAVLICKUV BROD
MAD SQUIRRELS VRCHLABI
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