The representative rugby matches are to be played in January and February, 2013, and will provide BC athletes the opportunity to further profile their abilities for both Provincial and National team selectors.
The cups will be contested for in a triple-header format at the same location over the course of three weekends, kicking off on January 26th.
Through reviving the McKechnie Cup challenge, senior men's representative players will contest for a trophy first lifted back in 1895. The Dunbar Keg will feature U20 men's athletes eligible for Junior World Rugby Trophy selection, and the Ruth Hellerud-Brown Cup will be open to all British Columbia senior women's players.
Cups Schedule (venues and kickoffs TBC)
Sat. January 26th: Vancouver at Vancouver Island (Westhills Stadium, Langford)
Hellerud-Brown 11:30am; U20 Dunbar Cup 1:15pm; McKechnie Cup 3:00pm
Sat. February 2nd: Vancouver Island at Fraser Valley
Sat. February 16th: Fraser Valley at Vancouver (Brockton Oval, Vancouver)