LOS ANGELES, Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — In a single month, Los Angeles will welcome its latest skilled sports activities franchise to the Metropolis of Angels. The LA Giltinis will start play on the iconic Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum as a member of the Main League Rugby (MLR) with their first league match to be held March 20th vs. the New England Free Jacks. The complete 2021 season schedule will be discovered by visiting www.giltinis.com and for the complete MLR schedule, go to www.majorleague.rugby
MLR was based in 2018 with seven groups and has since expanded to a complete of 13 groups – 12 which might be competing this season and a further growth workforce, the Dallas Jackals will be a part of the league in 2022. The present groups within the league are: Austin (TX) Gilgronis; Houston (TX) Sabercats; New England (Boston) Free Jacks; NOLA (New Orleans) Gold; Outdated Glory DC (Washington, D.C.); Rugby ATL (Atlanta); Rugby United New York; San Diego Legion; Seattle Seawolves; Toronto Arrows; Utah Warriors; and the latest addition to the league, the Los Angeles Giltinis.
“I am very excited to have Rugby return to the LA Coliseum for the primary time in 65 years,” Joe Furin, Normal Supervisor, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
The LA Giltinis might be led by former Australian Wallabies participant and senior sports activities govt Adam Freier as Normal Supervisor.
MLR has continued to show that followers throughout North America are falling in love with rugby due to the duality it affords. For some it is the depth, physicality and pace of the sport that get them hooked. For others it is the communal celebration after each match the place gamers and followers from each groups come collectively to have fun over meals and drinks. Los Angeles, after internet hosting its first LA Sevens, World Rugby Sevens Sequence to a rousing success, will now have its very personal skilled Rugby franchise, the LA Giltinis.
“Rugby World Cup is the third greatest sporting occasion on the planet, and lots of would agree that Los Angeles is the sporting capital of the world, so it turned crucial for this metropolis to have its very personal Rugby workforce within the LA Giltinis,” Freier stated.
The LA Giltinis headquarters and apply facility might be situated in El Segundo, CA. The Giltinis will play all dwelling matches on the legendary and famend Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, referred to as “The Biggest Stadium within the World.”
For extra info, please go to www.giltinis.com
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SOURCE The LA Giltinis