Greaux Rugby Podcast: Matt Upton of Jesuit-Dallas High School Rugby

Matt Upton has been a life long rugby player. Entering the game in high school while playing as a star offensive linemen in Texas, he quick found a deep love for the sport of rugby. Upton has since played at all levels of rugby, including winning national championships with the New Orleans Rugby Club. He’s […]

Greaux Rugby Podcast: Freddi Henry-Ajudua of Life and Nigeria Rugby

Freddi Henry-Ajudua has been playing rugby for a short period of time, but he’s already been making an impact. He’s won championships with Life University Rugby and had been called up to play Major League Rugby. He’s now set to take on the biggest endeavor of his rugby career, as he heads to his home […]

Greaux Rugby Podcast: Derek Lipscomb of Old Blue and R.O.O.T.S Rugby

Derek Lipscomb has been a premiere player for Old Blue Rugby for a decade, but that’s not just who he is. A Colombia graduate, who has motivated passion to help improve the misunderstandings and clear the misinformation that occurs with inclusive and diverse racial issues. Derek talks to us about his journey to play rugby, […]

Greaux Rugby Podcast: Pat Evans of Front Office Sports

Pat Evans is a beer loving, sports business writing journalist who has written for major publications like The Athletic , 247Sports, Thrillist, Beer Connoisseur, and more. He currently is a lead writer for Front Office Sports, a sports business news website.  We spoke about the history of beer, how rugby can improve its perception, and […]

Greaux Rugby Podcast: Kelli Smith of American Rugby Pro Training Center

Kelli Smith is the example of what it means to be a crossover athlete in all formats. Smith is a former track and field star, and women’s American Football player who found herself on the reality show, “The Next Olympic Hopeful”, where she was introduced to rugby, and a new way of life. We speak […]

Greaux Rugby Podcast: Jackie Finlan of The Rugby Breakdown

Spotify / Apple Podcast / Google Podcast Jackie Finlan is the founder and editor of The Rugby Breakdown, a rugby news and information website focused on covering girls and women’s rugby on all levels. She has been a champion for the expansion and development of women’s sports, and has helped bring many players into the spotlight that may not […]

Greaux Rugby Podcast: Farrah Douglas of Mount St. Mary’s Rugby Women

Spotify / Apple Podcast / Google Podcast Farrah Douglas has been a rugby lifer since she was first introduced to it in college. It’s lead her from being a player,  to a coach, to an administrator. On this episode Farrah speaks on how she got started with rugby, how she connects self identification with on-field play, and her journey […]

Greaux Rugby Podcast: Nicholas Walcott of Chicago Griffins RFC

Nicholas Walcott has had an extremely unique rugby journey. A from D1 College Football player who turned into one of the most influential nightclub promoters in the city of Chicago who found himself playing rugby professionally overseas. A major board member and former player for the Chicago Griffins Rugby Club, Nicholas has been receiving a […]

Greaux Rugby Podcast: Chisa Egbelu of PeduL

We had a great conversation with Chisa Egbelu of PeduL. PeduL is a platform to ensure that all students have equal access to academic and professional opportunities. Chisa speaks to us on how PeduL can help with young rugby athletes and connecting with corporations for future work, how they got started, and what the USA […]