The Club

In 2015, Jackson Hole Moose Rugby Football Club celebrated 25 years as a team in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Throughout the Spring, Summer and Fall seasons, the Moose travel throughout the West competing for victory, trophies and glory. 2015 also marked the start of the Jackson Hole Women's Moose Rugby Club, who played their first match in Missoula, Montana in September.

Both the men's and women's teams practice every Tuesday and Thursday at 6pm on the field behind the Jackson Hole Middle School. All players are welcome regardless of experience, come on out and give it a try.

Practice Location

Calendar

Summer Events 2016
Date
Event
Description
Location
May 20Smasher's Ball2nd Annual Social Event & Fundraiser for the Men's and Women's Teams with Silent Auction, Raffle & DancingTown Square Tavern, Jackson, WY
May 28Home RugbyHome Match vs Rexburg Yeti
June 11Lander Brewfest &
Wind River Cup
Annual Contest with the Central Wyoming Speedgoats followed by postgame revelry at the Lander BrewfestLander, WY
June 25Teton Tens16th Annual Ten-a-side Tournament with Men's and Women's Teams from across the WestJackson, WY
July 9Cowpie Classic15s Tournament hosted by Steamboat Springs RugbySteamboat Springs, CO
July 23Home RugbyHome Match vs Bozeman CutthroatsField of Dreams, Alpine, WY
August 20Battle of the Buses4th Annual Home-and-Away Match vs Missoula MaggotsField of Dreams, Alpine, WY
August 26Old Boys vs Young BoysAnnual Intersquad Bloodbath! All players line up from oldest to youngest, split down the middle, and
compete against each other for the ultimate bragging rights
Field of Dreams, Alpine, WY
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Legacy

Coming soon

Officers & Coaches

Men's Team

  • Brian "Butter" Butler has been the full-time head coach of the Jackson Hole Moose for seven years. As a founding member of the club, he works tirelessly to carry forward and promote the values and culture upon which the Moose were founded.
  • Alex "Whitey" White is the current President of the men's team. He began his rugby career as a freshman in high school in Piedmont, California, for the Piedmont International Touring Side (PITS) in 2002. He attended Middlebury College in Vermont where he won two Division II National Championships with the Middlebury College Rugby Club. Arriving in Jackson in the Fall of 2009, he heard rumors of glory on the pitch and couldn't keep away. Since elected President, Alex has helped the the Moose to grow and assert themselves as a force in Mountain West rugby. mailto:jhmooserugby@gmail.com
  • Anthony "Campo" Campolattaro ,The Moose's Match Secretary, self-proclaimed Social Chair and Italian Stallion hails from the land of blowouts, T-shirt time and GTL. He has been playing for the Moose for 7 years and is entering his first year coordinating fixtures for the 2016 season. For questions regarding events, or to schedule a match, mailto:acampolattaro21@gmail.com
  • "Steady" Brad Walsh is the team's financial advisor and chair. He can grow a mustache in less than an hour, bronzes like the "Hoff" and has a jawbone that could cut ice.

Women's Team

  • John Clark was among the founding members of the men's rugby club in 1990 and has more recently moved into the role of head coach for the Jackson Hole women's team. As a coach, he brings patience, extensive experience, vast knowledge, and deeply-felt passion, in addition to his ageless charm and good looks.
  • Jen Givens, President of the women's team, collects skulls like marbles and hearts like Pokemon cards. She began her rugby career at Colorado State University in 2005 and was quick to develop a love for the competition, heart and camaraderie of the game. For more information about the women's team, or to schedule a match, mailto:jhwomensrugby@gmail.com
  • Tanya Crocker is the Vice President of the women's team, stepping up to support the club she has only recently become a part of. She has made up for a lack of experience on the pitch with a love for her teammates and a fiery passion for the game.
  • WillowStar Delia is the founder of Jackson Hole Women's Moose Rugby and has more recently taken on the role of club treasurer. Her drive and passion for rugby were what was needed to establish a women's club in Jackson Hole. She looks forward to a long legacy of Jackson women bring the smash to rugby across the West.

Media

Contact

Use the contact form to the right, or reach out to us via email:

Men's: jhmooserugby@gmail.com
Women's: jhwomensrugby@gmail.com

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