Welcome to the website of the Straffe Ketten RFC. Here you can find out more about the team and its history, meet our players, find out what do you need to join our team as player or supporter, find out who are the sponsors who help us achieve our goals, and get our merchandising at our online shop.

Season 2019-20: Become a STRAffe ketten

We invite all interested people in trying with the team to the month of September, where we will host our Open Training Month, offering all new and inexperienced players the opportunity to discover the basics of our sport.

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If you are interested in joining our team, please join our open trainings for new players, which take place on the following dates:

  • Tuesday Sept 03

  • Thursday Sept 05

  • Tuesday Sept 10

  • Thursday Sept 12

  • Tuesday Sept 17

  • Thursday Sept 19

Access to changing rooms at 19h30, Training starts at 20h.

The Straffe Ketten trainings take place on the Stade Nelson Mandela (See map for directions). All the detailed information about what is needed to join the team can be found on the section GET INVOLVED. However, do not hesitate to write an email directly to straffeketten[at]gmail.com for more information. Don’t forget to follow our social media channels.


In Flemish Brussels dialect, a ket is a guy from Brussels, and therefore a straffe ket is a tough Brussels boy. Ketten is the plural of ket :)
Whether you are curious to play rugby with us, or you want to become a supporter, you can become a Straffe Ket!