JoJo Moore

New York Press Association Award Winning Photo taken by Scott Strine for The Cornwall Local, courtesy of Scott Strine. Full Image


The 21st Annual WPRFC Jo-Jo Moore Rugby Tournament!


The White Plains Rugby Football Club welcomes you to the 21th annual, WPRFC Jo-Jo Moore Rugby Tournament, Saturday June 22, 2013 at Cornwall-On-Hudson, NY (directions).


This years Tournament will consist of a USA 7's qualifier (Mens), Club/Social 15's and Over 35's divisions. $65/night hotel rooms 1.5m miles from the fields and the post tournament party with The Turnstile Jumpers.


White Plains RFC is a 501c3 not-for-profit entity focused on being proactive in the community both on and off the athletic field. Your tax deductible participation/sponsorship/donations will help us with a great cause. Matt "Jo-Jo" Moore has been a quadriplegic since suffering a severe spinal injury in 1991 while playing in an Old Boys Rugby match. This annual, all-day event honors Jo-Jo, his wife Peggy, and their family, while at the same time celebrating rugby, friendship and good cheer among all who come to play and watch. The event continues to grow and this year features an Old Boys Division, Premier Division, Club Division, and Women’s Division.




Payment Details

Tournament Fee: 

$300 -- prior to June 9, 2012
$350 -- after June 9, 2012 

Please use PayPal and we will contact you with confirmation requesting what division you are entering.

(Donate link at bottom right of page): 


Checks Payable to WPRFC and mailto: 

White Plains RFC
c/o Marcus Wege 
125 Central Ave C4

Rye, NY 10580




We are asking participating teams to help us attract sponsorship and donations within their organization and local communities. Attached are Sponsorship Forms for outreach to potential company and individual sponsors. It may be as simple as players asking their employer to help in this worthy cause. White Plains Rugby Football is a 501c3 tax-exempt amateur athletic organization, and all donations and sponsorship of the WPRFC Jo-Jo Moore Rugby Tournament are tax deductible - and greatly appreciated! All tournament proceeds shall benefit WPRFC and the family of Matt "Jo-Jo" Moore. All designated sponsorships and donations shall be used solely for the purpose so designated.




Party After Tournament


Following the tournament there will be live music, food and beverages. Chris Paccione and the Turnstile Jumpers will be performing featuring: Reggie Barnes - Drums Alex Craven - Bass & vocals Andy Bassford - Guitar & Vocals Chris Paccione - Vocals & Harmonica The day truly promises will be a "Rugby Festival." We hope you stay for the whole event.


Hotel Information

Motel Windsor (1.5 miles from the fields)
$65 a night (4 in a room allowed)
845-562-7777 mention WPRFC/JoJo and ask for Nina