The Ottawa Indians started their youth rugby program in 2008 with 7 kids. They have continued to develop exponentially and are now one of the largest programs in Eastern Ontario with between 100-120 kids in their U6-U14 programs. They have a multitude of volunteers including 15 coaches. Their youth rugby members are moving up throughout th junior programs – this year, they will have their first U18 boys team after many years.
Their event will be a youth rugby tournament on June 7, 2015 — they are co-organizing with the Ottawa Irish rugby club and expect to have 5-7 clubs participate from Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec. This event will take place at Twin Elm Rugby Park.