Blacktown Rugby Union Football Club (“BRUFC”) has been proudly representing the Blacktown community for 40 years, not just in our sporting successes but also through our work in the local community.
OUR CLUB’S MISSION
• To provide the Blacktown community with a successful Rugby Union Club and to be a Club that is inclusive and gives all of our stakeholders a fair go.
OUR CLUB’S VALUES
• Respect – To always play with honour and respect the laws of the game, the referees and our opponents.
• Teamwork – To foster a community environment within the Club that includes all players and supporters.
• Discipline – To always comply with our Players Code of Conduct and uphold our strict standards whenever we represent our Club on and off the field.
• Fun – To provide a fun and positive environment that welcomes all members of the Blacktown community.
OUR CLUB’S PROFILE
• BRUFC is Blacktown’s premier senior rugby club comprised of 3 Mens teams and 1 Ladies teams;
• We have approximately 90 active senior players and compete in the NSW Suburban Rugby Competition;
• A typical player would be average age 30 – 32 with a young family;
• Our teams regularly compete in the Finals with our most recent success in 2016 with all 3 Mens teams crowned Grand Final Winners.
OUR CLUB’S ROLE IN THE COMMUNITY
• BRUFC supports and is supported by 3 junior rugby clubs in the Blacktown local area;
• We are actively involved with Cana Farm (Orchard Hills) which provides relief to those in need, particularly mental illness and homelessness;
• We have an annual Ladies Day where funds are raised for the McGrath Foundation;
• BRUFC assists inmates from local corrective facilities re-integrate into the community by providing them with a regime of fitness, teamwork and discipline. Upon completion of each session / game the inmates return to their respective corrective facility.
“WE ARE A SMALL BUT VERY PROUD AND PASSIONATE RUGBY CLUB WHO PUTS OUR FAMILY AND COMMUNITY VALUES AT THE FOREFRONT OF EVERYTHING WE DO.
WHEN OUR PLAYERS HEAD ONTO THE FIELD TO DO BATTLE…WE REPRESENT AND PLAY HARD FOR ALL OUR COMMUNITY, OUR LOVED ONES AND ALL PEOPLES WHO SUPPORT OUR IDEALS”
WE ARE “BLACKTOWN RUGBY”!!!