The Miami Tridents were established in 1973 by retired semi-pro American football players who wanted to continue playing competitive sports.
Today the team is the premier Rugby Club in the Miami / Fort Lauderdale area with players from across the world including Argentina, Chile, , Spain, France, Australia, England, Scotland, South Africa, and Greece.
The Tampa Bay Area Krewe Rugby Football Club serves as the premier rugby club in the Tampa Bay Area.
In 2009, the Krewe finished the season as Florida Cup Champions and the USA Rugby South Division II Champions.
In 2010, the Krewe traveled to Glendale, Colorado and defeated Doylestown, PA to capture the USA Men's Rugby Division II National Championship.
The Krewe returned to Glendale in 2011 to finish as runners-up for the Division II National Championship.
In the fall of 2011 2011, the Krewe won the Florida Cup after defeating clubs from across the state at the All Florida Weekend Tournament in Tavares, Florida.
The Tampa Bay Area Krewe RFC consists of the Division II side, an Old Boys/Social side, and is introducing its Tampa Bay Women's Krewe team this season.
Our Club Sponsor is MacDinton's Irish Pub and Restaurant, located at 405 South Howard Avenue, which can be found in the Hyde Park/SoHo Avenue District of South Tampa.