The Wolverines, the first RL team in Denver, believe the new league shares a similar vision for the growth of the game in America. Denver already has a strong rugby union community and the club hope the timing of the RL season will entice some experienced rugby players to try their hand in the USARL.
Grassroots growth is vital to the development of rugby league in American and that viewpoint certainly seems to be shared by the enthusiasts involved in starting this venture.
The club is now working towards entering a team in the USA RL Nines competition to be held in Philadelphia on May 28th-29th, 2011. This inaugural nines tournament is being hosted by the Philadelphia Fight